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Girl Trouble, Jeremy Jay on Pitchfork Advance!

Friday, January 17th, 2014

The official “street date” for the new albums by Girl Trouble and Jeremy Jay is January 21. This weekend you can preview both Girl Trouble‘s Hit It or Quit It [KLP229] and Jeremy Jay‘s Abandoned Apartments [KLP247] via the Pitchfork Advance website. At Pitchfork Advance you will find the music from the albums accompanied by assorted visual […]

CD Safari: Noisy Pop Rockin’ Debuts!

Friday, January 17th, 2014

The K Mail Order Dept. is offering up a special CD Safari: Noisy Pop Rockin’ Debuts!, put together by Calvin Johnson of first albums by artists important in the world of K and Olympia Underground sounds. The guitars are spinning, rock’n’roll is winning; the noisy pop rockin’ here is likened to being shot from a […]

New! From our friends & neighbors: Sapphire Mansions – Over America LP (It’s Raining Records)

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

When Jeremy Jay was on tour in the United States, he mastered this dreamy new pop E.P. by a band called Sapphire Mansions.

CD Safari: K Compilations!

Wednesday, January 1st, 2014

Compilations have always been a K mainstay. The second release on this label was Danger Is Their Business, a compilation cassette of a capella recordings by folks from all over. The K Mail Order Dept. is now offering up a CD Safari pak of K compilations from the various eras of K, at a price […]

CD Safari: Calvin Johnson!

Monday, December 30th, 2013

There are big moves afoot at the K Mail Order Dept., and you, my dear investigator of all things K, are the main beneficiary! This week we are offering up a CD Safari: Calvin Johnson. Bag ten compact discs extracted from the extensive oeuvre of Calvin Johnson. These assorted albums span the decades and include […]