Unit Structure Sound Recordings: Blog

Pics from USSR label Revue show

April 6th, 2012 | 0 comments

 

This night went off like 1100 tons of dynamite! Thanks to all who came and thanks to the glorious Vancouver institution of Zoo Zhop!!

Burro still charting CJSW

March 6th, 2012 | 0 comments

    EXPERIMENTAL/NEO-CLASSICAL

  1. Elfin Saddle* – Devastates (Constellation)
  2. Neal Morgan – In The Yard (Self-Released)
  3. Various* – Centrediscs 30 Years (Centrediscs)
  4. Burro** – Burnt Monument (Bug Incision)
  5. Erikm – Transfall (Room40)

CHARTED IN OTTAWA! THANKS CHUO!

January 23rd, 2012 | 0 comments

TOP 30
1 – Andrea Simms-Karp — Hibernation Nation — (self-released) — CC
2 – Bad Vibrations — Black Train — (self-released) — CC
3 – Forest Fire — Staring at the X — (Fat Cat)
4 – Ian Keteku — Lessons from planet earth : re-evolution — (Nocturne) — CC
5 – Picastro & Nadja — Fool, Redeemer — (Alien8) — CC
6 – Born Gold — Bodysongs — (self-released) — CC
7 – Gauntlet Hair — Gauntlet Hair — (Dead Oceans)
8 – Feral Children — Feral Children — (self-released) — CC
9 – Sandro Perri — Impossible Spaces — (Constellation) — CC
10 – The Pack a.d. — Unpersons — (Mint Records) — CC
11 – Shimmering Stars — Violent Hearts — (Hardly Art)
12 – Adam & The Amethysts — Flickering Flashlight — (Kelp) — CC
13 – Breathe Knives/Kataplexis — Split — (No List Records) — CC
14 – Rebekah Higgs — Odd Fellowship — (Hidden Pony ) — CC
15 – Various Artists — Life is Dance — (B-Music)
16 – The Field — Looping State of Mind — (Kompakt)
17 – Mary Cobham — Mazeway Resynthesis — (self-released) — CC
18 – Tim Hecker — Dropped Pianos — (Kranky) — CC
19 – Various Artists — Pixxx 2 — (Unit Structure Sound Recordings) — CC

NEW ASH RA TEMPEL RE-ISSUES!!!

January 18th, 2012 | 0 comments

THESE ARE ABSOLUTE CLASSIC ALBUMS!

WANT. WANT. WANT.

GRAB THEM HERE, BUT THEY’RE NOT CHEAP.

STILL, WORTH IT!

 

CJSW CHART TOPPAS (Jan 8th-15th)

January 17th, 2012 | 0 comments

EXPERIMENTAL/NEO-CLASSICAL
1. Burro** – Burnt Monument (Bug Incision)
2. Family Studies – Life Cycles Volume 04: Animal Incomes (Unit Structure)
3. TriBeCaStan – New Deli (Evergreene)
4. Andy Boay* – Evil Masters (DOES ARE)
5. EOLA* – Deo Gracias (Self-Released)
6. Blue Gene Tyranny – Detours (Unseen Worlds)
7. Burro** – Macy’s Trip (Unit Structure)

Go here for the full chart!

UNIT STRUCTURE SOUND RECORDINGS/BUG INCISION NEW RELEASE PARTY!

December 13th, 2011 | 0 comments

THE CALGARY ARM OF USSR IS HAVING A GIANT NEW RELEASE PARTY WITH SOME AMAZING ACTS BOOKED.

AT TUBBY DOG!

THURSDAY NOVEMBER 15TH!

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

GO HERE.

BURRO//MAMA SAFARI//PROTAGONIST/ANTAGONIST//FRASER/SEREDA

GRAB A DOG, SEE SOME RAD BANDS PICK UP SOME NEW TAPES/CDS.

NEW RELEASES INCLUDE:

BURRO :: MACY’S TRIP CS

YANKEE YANKEE :: ECSTATIC DREAMER CS

HOBO CUBES :: MOLECULAR GEOMETRY CS

NATURAL :: PSYCHIC TRIBUTE: SPIRIT OF ECSTASY 2008-2009 3XCS BOXSET

FAMILY STUDIES :: LIFE CYCLES VOLUME 4: ANIMAL INCOMES CD

 BEATROUTE HERE!

 

 

Live video from Family Studies’ July 15th show

August 9th, 2011 | 0 comments

Thanks to all who came and thanks to Phoenix Thunderbird for enlisting us for the slot and thanks to Missy Shana our resident photographer/videographer.

Chop-Kablooie (just the Kablooie part included)

Freak Squad

Family Studies @ the Media Club w/ War Baby & Phoenix Thunderbird

July 12th, 2011 | 0 comments

We (Family Studies) are playing a gig this friday July 15th at the Media Club along with a couple of great bands. Check out the facebook event for more details…

Family Studies, War Baby, Phoenix Thunderbird at the Media Club July 15th

WAR BABY is the result of hypnotherapy gone wrong, but somehow they ended up with shredding powers
http://www.myspace.com/war​babyz

PHOENIX THUNDERBIRD is like if Michael Bay directed every Wes Anderson movie
http://www.phoenixthunderb​ird.com/

YANKEE YANKEE AT NO FACE

July 12th, 2011 | 0 comments

CHECK OUT THIS YANKEE YANKEE PERFORMANCE. ALSO, AMAZING STUFF FROM nR//BENEATH THESE IDLE TIDES//VINYL DOG TOY.

GO HERE:

http://nofacerecords.bandcamp.com/album/no-face-666666

 

Photos from the Improv Potluck

June 6th, 2011 | 1 comment

Thanks to everyone who showed up. You all contributed to the phenomenal success of the first ever USSR Improv party. Looking forward to seeing you at the next one!