new jessica bailiff video online

This week a video tape arrived from France with a rare Jessica Bailiff concert filmed. We captured it and made a short video for the song "Mary," originally from her eponymous third album on Kranky. We synchronized the performance to the recording from her Live at VPRO Radio EP, out now on Brainwashed. We hope you enjoy.
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Nurse With Wound is on the verge of releasing a new album entitled Echo Poeme: Sequence No. 2, which will be made available at the Current 93 shows in Toronto in June, as well as from the Durtro shop, Jnana Records, Colin Potter's ICR website, and many other sources. Also, the much sought-after Soliloquy for Lilith 3CD box set reissue, which was briefly available last year, has been reissued and is also available from the aforementioned sources.
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rest your legs on the ottoman

V/Vm and Charles Atlas are featured on the debut compilation on Chicago-based Couch Fort Records. 
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kranky fall lineup takes shape

Now that it's officially summer, Kranky has announced the beginnings of the fall lineup.
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new out hud single due july 5th

"It's For You" is the second single from Out Hud for their latest album, Let Us Never Speak of It Again
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please help recover the stolen current 93 video

As posted on Durtro, one of four video discs was stolen from the bag of the person who video recorded the Current 93 concerts in Toronto. Help is being sought in the return of the video disc. 
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lumbarton launches with thighps on board

The Lumberton Trading Co. has announced a series of releases to subscribe to. In this series is Chamber Music, the next release from Thighpaulsandra. Fore more information on other acts taking part and more details on ordering, see
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V/Vm has "dusted down their old belgian 12" maxi singles for a special one-off night of all that was right and fresh about the New Beat sound of Belgium and the Benelux region from back in the late Eighties." V/Vm will be DJing alongside three other prominant New Beat DJs from back in the day. It's being held at the Asylum off Tottenham Court Road on Rathbone Place (28 Rathbone Place in the basement next to Bambou). Entry is free. For more details see 042205_vvm_london.htm.
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cex comes back

After some time with some other hosting company, Rjyan Kidwell (you know him as Cex) has returned to the Brainwashed family. His site is at
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Underground heroes and Brainwashed mainstays Christoph Heemann and Andreas Martin (both of HNAS, Mirror, Mimir and other projects) are playing an open air concert this Friday, July 1 in Basel, Switzerland at Wagenmeister (NT-Area).
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new Richard H Kirk dj date

Richard H Kirk (Cabaret Voltaire) and Richard Hawley will DJ at the Designers Republic / SoYo Design Festival 2005 in Sheffield on Wednesday 22 June.
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Kompakt does a little tricky business

Kompakt Extra has announced the remix release of two GTO classics.
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aranos clears his throat

The brand new full-length CD from Aranos is out and available. 
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all tomorrow's parties announces diamanda appearance

Diamanda Galas is scheduled to appear at this year's "Nightmare Before Christmas" ATP festival, curated by The Mars Volta.
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important and jack dangers team up for henry jacobs

During a house renovation in Mill Valley a couple of years ago, a stash of reel-to-reel tapes and 45s was discovered beneath the floorboards. Caked in grime, the collection found its way to nearby resident Jack Dangers of Meat Beat Manifesto, whose own large sound archive included several records released by the owner of the collection: Henry Jacobs.
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tim simenon cleared of rape charges

Tim Simenon—the man behind Bomb the Bass; collaborator with Meat Beat Manifesto and Coil; old-school associate of Current 93 and Death In June; who's probably most famous for his production for people like Neneh Cherry, Depeche Mode, and Massive Attack—was cleared of rape charges after only three minutes of a jury deliberation according to the BBC.
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Kranky announces an announcement list

There's an announcement list now available for Kranky.
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jessica bailiff reveals new tour dates

Jessica Bailiff has some new tour dates scheduled for July.
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The Portuguese label Tranformadores has recently released a tribute disc to Scott Walker called Angel of Ashes that features songs by the British crooner being performed by Aranos, Rose McDowall, Backworld, Sword Volcano Complex and other artists that might be familiar to readers of The Brain. 
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keith whitman hosts entschuldigen night in boston

Keith Fullerton Whitman is holding the first Entschuldigen night at Zuzu's club (the one between the upstairs and downstairs of the Middle East(s) in Central Square, Cambridge) on June 27th. 
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