Our Black Friday vinyl.
“I am deeply grateful for how Pharaoh Sanders, Alice Coltrane and Sun Ra, each in their own way, invite the listener to attend to the pure sound (and silence) from which the note emerges, the organic pulse that creates rhythm. The musical wisdom contained in their work is an antidote to rigidity and a cause for endless optimism,” says the group’s saxophonist, Andrew Morrill. Learn more >
A brand-new day. A brand-new experience.
It’s simple, really. I love music. I launched the KU label so I could release the music I want to hear. And while this remains the same, I’ve built a platform for the artists I work with. I’ve created a space where you can learn more about the KU collective, our music and my curation. I hope this new experience conveys our growth from an online-record store to a home for musicians, producers, DJs and you. Learn more >
High Pulp – Bad Juice
High Pulp are an 8-piece band that emerged from the Royal Room, a legendary Seattle Jazz club where they held “Funk Church” jam sessions in 2017. Their signature sound is a Psychedelic fusion of Hip-Hop, Funk, Jazz, and Soul which come together with complex, well thought out arrangements and progressive style. After successful sessions and premieres with prestigious station KEXP, and being at the forefront of the Seattle music scene. Learn more >
Karl Morgan – Hidden Cymbals
Karl Morgan has a bass and drum sample library called Hidden Cymbals coming out July 17.
VINYL is available online in the KingUnderground store and Karl’s Bandcamp on June 5. Learn more >
The New Mastersounds – Be Yourself
‘Be Yourself’ by The New Mastersounds is on vinyl for the first time since its initial release in 2003. The new version is available with or without a bonus collectors’ 45. The first 150 copies are on ‘natural-coloured’ vinyl, with printed inner sleeves, original shots of the band, and brand new artwork. Learn more >
Torb The Roach – Tape Echo: Gold Floppies
Torb announces a repress of his debut album, Tape Echo: Gold Floppies – due Apr 17 on deluxe blue & black vinyl.
There’s a short feature film and two singles, Tre Seks Fem & Tokyo that are already out. Learn more >
Record Store Day
Magic In Threes ‘Stay In Your Lane’ limited edition Record Store Day 7-inch single.
Find this in UK official Record Stores Sat, Aug 29. Learn more >
Magic In Threes – 3
The album was previously released digitally in 2016 – Now newly remastered and released on KingUnderground. Learn more >
Dominique Fils-AIme – The Red
“The Red” EP by Dominique Fils-Aimé released on vinyl for the first time with new cover art.
Special edition Black Friday 2019 pressing. 100 on red vinyl, 400 on black. Learn more >
Lewis Parker – The 45 Collection
A box set with 5 x 45s – containing 10 unreleased songs by Lewis Parker. Limited edition of 225.
The set of 5 seven-inches features unheard original versions, instrumentals, and unreleased songs from a classic period of output between 2002-2006, including beats from the sessions of his critically acclaimed “It’s All Happening Now” LP and the “Put a Beat to a Rhyme” remix project. Learn more >