Thursday, May 5, 2016

SUMAC and Mamiffer on tour in Europe this Summer




June 30th June Dresden, Germany - Beatpol
Tix: http://bit.ly/1rrPTFY
July 1st Berlin, Germany - Musik & Frieden
Tix: http://bit.ly/1q1DRlu
July 2nd Roskilde, Denmark - Roskilde Festival (Sumac only)
Tix: http://bit.ly/1UB8FGD
July 3rd Hamburg, Germany - Hafenklang *
Tix: http://bit.ly/1W9Lh4h
July 4th Dortmund, Germany - FZW  *
Tix: http://bit.ly/1QSJw3e
July 5th Antwerp, Netherlands - Het Bos *
Tix: http://bit.ly/1TLd7QW
July 6th Bristol, UK - The Fleece Bristol *
Tix: http://bit.ly/1WKrS8Q
July 7th London, UK - The Underworld Camden *
Tix: http://bit.ly/1T2ZMGx
July 9th Porto, Portugal - Hard Club **
Tix: http://bit.ly/1q1DYxC
** with Sun Kil Moon

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

SIGE artists upcoming shows

Daniel Menche:

May 4th, Holocene, Portland
Philip Jeck
Mark Van Hoen
Simon Scott
Daniel Menche
Touch


May 7th, Chapel Space, Seattle
Philip Jeck
Mark Van Hoen
Daniel Menche
Touch


June 18th La Vitrola, Montreal Quebec
4602 St-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec H2T 1R3
https://www.facebook.com/events/175239876190686/

Jon Mueller: 

5/23: solo percussion concert 
at Shaker Heritage Society
Albany NY

8/12
Eaux Claires
Eaux Claire WU
A Magnetic Center


Black Spirituals:


June 2 Berkeley CA with Saul Williams, info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1233283343363499/




Mára (Faith Coloccia) 
5-13-16 Live debut at Debacle Fest Seattle at Columbia City Theatre Tickets: http://debaclefest.com



SUMAC

May 20 - Bellingham, WA - The Shakedown
May 21 - Seattle, WA - Black Lodge
May 22 - Portland, OR - Bunk Bar
May 23 - Eugene, OR - The Boreal
May 24 - Ashland, OR - Club 66
May 26 - Chico, CA - TBA
May 27 - San Francisco, CA - Hemlock Tavern
May 28 - Sacramento, CA - Starlite Lounge
May 29 - Los Angeles, CA - The Complex
May 30 - Phoenix, AZ - Valley Bar
May 31 - Albuquerque, NM - Sister
Jun. 1 - El Paso, TX - Bowie Feathers
Jun. 3 - Austin, TX - The Sidewinder
Jun. 4 - Dallas, TX - Club Dada


July 2016 Roskilde Fest DK


William Fowler Collins:

May 31 - Albuquerque, NM - Sister
Jun. 1 - El Paso, TX - Bowie Feathers
Jun. 3 - Austin, TX - The Sidewinder
Jun. 4 - Dallas, TX - Club Dada






Monday, April 11, 2016

Mamiffer "The World Unseen" press and interviews


























Mamiffer interviews:

Staf Magazine, Spain
the Seventh Hex
Big Ears Festival
SINE Arts magazine
Tiny Mix Tapes
Echoes and Dust


Features, premieres:

"Mára" track premiere on Noisey
"Flower of the Field ll" track premiere on Tiny Mix Tapes
"Parthenogenesis" video premiere via the A.V. Club
Full album stream via FACT Magazine




Mamiffer "The World Unseen" now available

The World Unseen is now available, official release date: April 1st.
You can get the 2xLP, or CD in the US HERE. And in Europe HERE.
The Japanese 2xCD version (includes a bonus disk with 3 new songs) is available on April 13 HERE.
Digital is available HERE.

Below is the CD artwork. LP artwork can be seen HERE.














Custom letterpress jacket, silver ink on heavy black stock. 
One color inner sleeve.  Double sided 4 PG fold out, includes lyrics, b/w+CMYK

Printed by Stumptown Printers in Portland OR

Record thankfully pressed in time by Cascade Record Pressing in Portland OR

Official release day: April 1st 2016, SIGE045

LP Edition of 800, 200: smoke vinyl, 600 Black. CD edition: 500

Track Listing:



1. By the Light of My Body 

2. Flower of the Field II 
3. 13 Burning Stars 
4. Mára 
5. Domestication of the Ewe - part I  (Est Ovum)
6. Domestication of the Ewe - part II (Höhle)
7. Domestication of the Ewe - part III (Divine Virus)
8. Parthenogenesis

Additional recording information:

Mamiffer is Faith Coloccia and Aaron Turner

Faith Coloccia: Piano, vocals, choral  arrangement, organ, Wurlitzer, bass synthesizer, noise, tapes, effects, sound collage

Aaron Turner: Guitar, effects, loops, feedback, noise, sound collage

Additional performances by:

Eyvind Kang: Viola and string arrangement 
Geneviève Beaulieu: Additional vocals on track 6
Joe Preston: Bass on track 6

All compositions written by Faith Coloccia. Lyrics by Faith Coloccia and Aaron Turner.
Produced by Randall Dunn and Mamiffer.
Mixed by Randall Dunn 2014 and 2015
Recorded by Randall Dunn at Studio Litho, and Avast! Studio in Seattle WA. (2013-2014)
Additional recording by Aaron Turner at the House of Low Culture, Vashon WA (2014)
Field recordings by Faith Coloccia 2011-2014

Mastered at CMS by Jason Ward
Lacquer cut by Jason Ward

Artwork and design by Faith Coloccia


Japanese 2xCD release through Daymare Recordings available April 13th 2016
Includes bonus disk with 3 new songs/b.sides:

Bonus disk track listing:


1. Aušrinė

2. We Are United In Spirit, We Will Be Happy Forever

3. Mercy II

Monday, March 28, 2016

Stream "The World Unseen" from Mamiffer at FACT Magazine

You can hear "the World Unseen" in full at FACT Magazine:
http://www.factmag.com/2016/03/28/mamiffer-world-unseen-stream/

You can buy the record here: SIGE records





Mamiffer tour:

March 28—O’Leavers—Omaha, NE
March 29—Club Berlin—Columbia, MO W/ Jon Mueller
March 30—Foam—St. Louis, MO W/ Jon Mueller/Alex Barnett/Ghost Ice
March 31—Big Ears Festival—Knoxville, TN
April 1—Northside Yacht Club—Cincinnati, OH W/Circuit des Yeux
April 2—Co-Prosperity Sphere—Chicago, IL W/ Jon Mueller/Cleared/Andy Ortman
April 3—Cactus Club—Milwaukee, WI W/ Jon Mueller/Cleared
April 4—Icehouse—Minneapolis, MN



April 5-9—Mission Creek Festival—Iowa City, IA W/ Faust