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Sound Performance Chart Performance

Some recent chart positions for our May 1st projects: Marilyn Manson – Born Villain (Cooking Vinyl/Downtown) 38,000 Units Sold #10 Billboard 200 #1 Indie #1 Hard Rock #3 Rock #2 Alternative Lower Dens – Nootropics (Ribbon Music) #167 Billboard 200 … Continue reading

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Street Date: May 1st

Lower Dens – Nootropics (Ribbon Music, 2012) Rated 8.2/10 by Pitchfork Music There are bands who arrive fully formed and there are those who take a little while to find their footing. Sometimes all it takes is one song. In … Continue reading

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‘Smugglers Way’ Exclusive Flexi Book for Record Store Day (Domino, 2012)

Let’s revisit some of the cool projects that Sound Perfromance worked on for Record Store Day as it’s only a few days away on April 21st. Smugglers Way is Domino and Ribbon’s first ever limited edition zine featuring FIVE individual, … Continue reading

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Lower Dens – Nootropics (Limited Edition Colored Vinyl)

Nootropics (pronounced No-eh-tro-pics) is the second album from Lower Dens. It’s an ambitious work, and it delivers — heavily metaphorical, the symmetries and concordances of the lyrics run deep; the luminous lines of the music converge at a point in … Continue reading

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Stereogum’s 10 Most Anticipated Albums For Spring/Summer 2012

01. Fiona Apple – The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than The Driver Of The Screw, And Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do (June 2012) [Epic] 02. Beach House – Bloom (5/15/12) [Sub Pop] 03. Bear … Continue reading

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Smugglers Way Flexi Book (Domino, 2012)

Smugglers Way is Domino and Ribbon’s first ever limited edition zine featuring FIVE individual, multi-colored flexi discs of EXCLUSIVE, UNRELEASED songs from Dirty Projectors, Real Estate, Cass McCombs, John Maus, and Villagers. Smugglers Way will be sold exclusively at indie … Continue reading

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