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Bella Union (Record label)
Bella Union is a London-based record label, founded in 1997 by Simon Raymonde and Robin Guthrie.
Bella Union in Reviews
Music Review | posted 10.11.2015
Beach House
Thank Your Lucky Stars
Beach House surprise us with their second record this year. »Thank Your Lucky Stars« adds yet another facet to the band’s typical sound.
Music Review | posted 31.08.2015
Beach House
Depression Cherry
The Beach House is no place for showmanship. On »Depression Cherry«, Victoria Legrand and Alex Scally have found their way back to simplicity made of melodies.
Music Review | posted 03.07.2015
Ezra Furman
Perpetual Motion People
With an impressive sensitivity for pop, Ezra Furman’s »Perpetual Motion People« is wandering through the genres, including the saxophone’s renaissance and David Bowie on coke.
Music Review | posted 03.12.2012
Ryan Francesconi & Mirabai Peart
Road To Palios
Greece as a source of inspiration: these seven delicate instrumental-tracks were inspired by a journey to the Greek island of Lesbos.
Music Review | posted 28.05.2012
Father John Misty
Fear Fun
A little bit of Bonnie »Prince« Billie, a few references to Neil Young and Leonard Cohen. Joshua Tillmann has emancipated from Fleet Foxes.
Music Review | posted 24.05.2012
Beach House
Bloom
The album booms with tantalizing intimacy, allowing the listener to peek through the key-hole of a memory-filled room but never inviting them in.
Music Review | posted 05.03.2012
Dirty Three
Toward The Low Sun
The enigmatic power of manic violins, nervous drums and lusty guitars is a challenge for both, the musicians and the listeners.
Music Review | posted 03.05.2011
Fleet Foxes
Helplessness Blues
Luckily, Fleet Foxes continue where they left off with their sound and world weariness from their debut-album three years ago.
Recent Articles
Music Review | posted 07.10.2021
Soshi Takeda
Floating Mountains
Soshi Takeda translates the sight of Chinese mountain landscapes to lo-fi house with his »Floating Mountains« album for 100% Silk.
Music Review | posted 08.10.2021
Xochimoki
Temple Of The New Sun
»Temple Of The New Sun« comprises pieces by the project Xochimoki, which in the 1980s dedicated itself to reinterpreting Mesoamerican music forms.
Music Review | posted 13.10.2021
Sepehr
Survivalism
Sepehr pays his dues to the sound of the hardcore continuum. But his »Survivalism« mini-LP also offers much more than only that.
Music Essay | posted 22.09.2021
The Beat Era in the GDR
Hostile takeover
Records from the Amiga label are widely available in Germany. In addition to pressings of international stars such as Michael Jackson, the Beatles or Bob Dylan, there was also a lot of music from the GDR itself that was released. Some of it is worth to be rediscovered.
Music News | posted 01.10.2021
Girlwoman
Das Große Ganze
Now it’s all about »Das Große Ganze". The songwriter Girlwoman from Bielefeld releases her debut on Staatsakt. Exclusively at HHV Records there’s a limited Red Vinyl Edition available.