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Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: MCR Blast
Format: 8" Square Lathe Cut
Label: Alt.Vinyl
Country: UK
Price: $26.00
"Recorded live at Stuart Arnots place by Neil Campbell and Arttu Partinen (Avarus) on June 16, 2006." Numbered edition of 150.

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: #1
Format: CDR
Label: Astral Social Club
Country: UK
Price: $11.00
"First issue of mysterious Neil Campbell / Vibracathedral-related outfit. No info on here, no track titles, no personnel, no nuthin. Just 7 tracks spread over 44 minutes - electroid warble, psychedelic noise squidge, screwy mixing, faustian shifts, presbyterian techno, lush loopage, ecstacy damage."
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Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: #10
Format: CDR
Label: Astral Social Club
Country: UK
Price: $11.00
"Recording of the ASC power trio, live at Subcurrent festival in Glasgow, April 2006. Neil Campbell and Tirath Singh Nirmala throw down string/wind/electro action which is then mangled by Richard Youngs brutal FX. Heavy liquid 35 minute suite in four movements." - Astral Social Club.

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: #11
Format: CDR
Label: Astral Social Club
Country: UK
Price: $12.00
"Content this time around is highly nitrous, with much overloaded top-end twinkle. Check for some particularly screwy (and often barely-recognisable) versions of tracks set for release on QBICO and Important Records later this year, taking the demented recent ASC live persona and twisting it further with heavy collage/layering techniques. Offset this with remedial drumbox stumble and mysterious processed tracks and you know theres only one hotel you can be checking into. Edition of 150 in colour ASC corporate house-style. 7 tracks, 42 minutes." - Astral Social Club.

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: #12
Format: CDR
Label: Astral Social Club
Country: UK
Price: $12.00
"More jams culled from sessions both live in the field and at home, again sometimes touching on alternate-universe takes on tracks destined for LP and CD issue. Huge chord swathes, babbling ectoplasm rituals, crunching delay unit swing, weird time tricks, scattershot beats, all propped up with shards of the patented ASC heavy tonal foundation. Edition of 150 in colour ASC corporate house-style. 8 tracks 44 minutes." - Astral Social Club.

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: #14
Format: CDR
Label: Astral Social Club
Country: UK
Price: $12.50
"Culled from live shows in Paris and London during May 2007, this may be the most blasted ASC instalment yet. Not much room for subtle interplay or nuthin - more like Campbell isolated and boiled down all the most antagonistic and atavistic bits of his previous discography and served em up in one big throbbing heap. In Paris, blown-out Moroderisms melt into a gritty string and electronics meltdown, which in turn gives way to a hollering feral beat-up beat climax. The London gig, with Stool Man (aka Stewart Walden of "durian durian" non-fame) on vocals and wild analogue synth, simulates alien pop radio transmitted through a million miles of warble and static, colliding with toxic holler and smashed-up pro-techno shudder. Its a high water mark of ASC dementia and wild beauty, no question. 8 tracks, 38 minutes. Edition of 150." - Astral Social Club.

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: #15
Format: CDR
Label: Astral Social Club
Country: UK
Price: $12.50
Live in Paris and London. Edition of 160.

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: #17
Format: CDR
Label: Astral Social Club
Country: UK
Price: $12.50
"Taking time out from the works-in-progress schtick, this collection centres around most of an unreleased LP from 2006 (left in limbo due to label never quite getting off the ground) that makes formative excursions into the more phased looping beat aspects of the ASC that have come very much to the forefront in the intervening time. Three of the four more recent tracks that fill this one out take a different tack, and upturn the applecart with beatless overload, bells, multi-speed concussion and the like. The closing track is all handclaps and technoid blats, but reconfigured through a miasma of tone skroink and delay so youd be hard pressed to get your freak on in any civilised way." - Astral Social Club

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: #18
Format: CDR
Label: Astral Social Club
Country: UK
Price: $11.00
"Right across-the-board jams from 2008/09 - no stone unturned. 12 tracks, 50 minutes." - Astral Social Club

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: #19
Format: CDR
Label: Astral Social Club
Country: UK
Price: $11.00
"Edited from 2 live performances in London, 2008/09 - Neil Campbell, Spider Stacy, John Clyde-Evans, Stewart Keith and the massed ranks of the A Band chorale. 6 tracks, 34 minutes." - Astral Social Club

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: #21
Format: CDR
Label: Astral Social Club
Country: UK
Price: $10.00
"Seven more slabs from the basement lab, recorded 2008-10 - ersatz birdsong, scalpel electronics, super-trem strings, blunt instrument digital mutations, fried static constructions, throbs, clicks, choirs of angels + the sound of haywire. Edition of 100. 7 tracks, 37 minutes." - ASC.

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: #7
Format: CDR
Label: Astral Social Club
Country: UK
Price: $12.50
"Kicks off kinda new age, sampling a Mick Flower blissed-out groove pretty early on, before taking a dive into total alien territory, only to be brought back to earth by a homely pop number before the last 4 tracks twist it all over the shop again, comprising as they do mash-ups/remixes by the enigmatic Tirath Singh Nirmala (aka "the artist formerly known as John Clyde-Evans). 10 tracks, 47 minutes." - Neil Campbell.
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Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: #8
Format: CDR
Label: Astral Social Club
Country: UK
Price: $11.00
"After a winter spent with new baby, jamming aphex/theo parrish (dazed daytimes) and axolotl/dead machines (graveyard shift), comes the new Astral Social disk. In here, there⿿s a mix of recent obsessions = raw reel-to-reel edits, steamrollered riffing, garage dream music, splattered eurodisco, FX madness all culminating in a deep wallow in beatless birdsong ecstacy. Respendent in full-colour artwork for the first time. 5 tracks, 40+ mins." - Astral Social Club.

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: #8-16 mp3
Format: CDR
Label: Astral Social Club
Country: UK
Price: $10.00
"Following the steady demand for the 1 - 7 MP3 CDR, this second volume houses 256kbps rips of nine whole volumes of the ongoing ASC saga. 65 tracks spread over 333 minutes, including live and studio recordings from 2005-2008. Some of these appeared in miniscule editions for specific events (40 copies for #9, 24 copies for #16, etc), while others enjoyed slightly longer in the sun (#14 ran to 160 copies), but all are now otherwise out-of-print." -Astral Social Club

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: Sieben Stax
Format: CD
Label: Bottrop-Boy
Country: UK
Price: $15.00
"Welcome to Astral Social Club: your MC is British avant-garde guru Neil Campbell. Put on your dancing shoes, because this is hallucinating, intergalactic trance music of the highest order and its about to take off. The up-beat, cosmic vibes of Campbells first terrestrial voyages aboard the drone/krautrock ship were already very impressive, but with Astral Social Club he sets sail for the stars. Campbell manages to create something entirely unprecedented on this album: trance music as played in the clubs at the other side of the solar system. Or perhaps were listening to the intoxicating smoke signals from extra-terrestrial pirate stations? While listeners may recognise the earthy kraut rock rhythms, the compelling, minimalist drones and a few catchy pop melodies, Astral Social Music is entirely of itself. The moment at which youve become completely immersed in a hypnotic groove is the moment the Club decides to let loose one of the awkward beats or melodies it has in its arsenal. This soundtrack for the ultimate trip surges, pounds, vibrates, swings, pulsates and sucks on your subconscious; its organic music breathes in and out like a shrinking and expanding universe. Leave all nocturnal troubles of the moonlit world behind you and turn your gaze to the sunrays emanating from the Astral Social Club. Reverberating voices and melodies from outer space and rhythmic pulsar fly past at rapid speed only to be swallowed up in a black hole on their way to another dimension. You Einsteins and Hawkings of this world, hold on to one another for the Big Bang Dance festival of your dreams. Sieben Stax is packed in the beautiful envelope packaging, designed and handprinted by Jason Dodge & Christine Roland, a one-off pressing of 250 copies." - Bottrop-Boy.

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: Plug Music Ramoon
Format: LP
Label: Dancing Wayang
Country: UK
Price: $19.00
"Dancing Wayang Records are proud to present the new studio-recorded, full-length album by Neil Campbells Astral Social Club. Featuring two tracks of fearless sonic bliss and two long journeys to a state of sustained ecstasy Plug Music Ramoon was recorded in one day on analogue 2" tape. This limited edition LP comes housed in a gorgeous hand-printed silkscreen sleeve, with insert. Sequenced in chronological order on the LP as the tracks were recorded in the studio, the opener Flamingo Moon takes off into outer space. Its a gentle start to the impending Astral chaos as the rambunctious Punk Rocker / Mug Cracker noisily propels itself and its passengers forwards. This 14-minute showdown is divided into two parts with the loose, drum-led Punk Rocker submerging into the swooping sonics of the Mug Cracker. Side 2 introduces a playful element into the spiral density with percussive sticks and bells providing a tribal backdrop for resonant electronics, keyboard odysseys and some experimental vocal work from helmsman Neil Campbell. After a wild solar adventure, the album culminates in Ramoon Ramoon, a considered and tight improvisation that steers the Club homeward. Whilst Club member John Clyde-Evanss laptop contributions provide much of the backbone groove of the album, Stewart Keith adds light and shade on a variety of keyboards and toys. But its Campbells dense guitars that thicken the very stem of these four tracks and leads his Astral Social Club to conjure up his dreams and visions. Neil Campbell is a stalwart of the UK experimental music scene who began making music in the early 1980s. Originally a member of loose improvisational collective A-Band, he established himself more firmly in the 90s as a founding member of Vibracathedral Orchestra. Campbell utilizes guitars, electronics, vocals and laptop generated and manipulated sounds in his freeform improvisations. In 2005, he embarked on his solo project Astral Social Club often drawing on the talents of kindred spirits. Stewart Keith is a long-time friend and collaborator of Neil Campbell and one of the main members of Nottinghams the A-Band playing free drone and high-energy rock music and championing an un-tutored, elemental and almost primitive approach to music making. John Clyde-Evans, aka Tirath Singh Nirmala, has played with artists such as Richard Youngs and Vibracathedral Orchestra contributing computer generated sounds, electronics and violin. Limited 500 copies, numbered." -Dancing Wayang

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: Monster Mittens
Format: 7"
Label: Dirty Knobby
Country: USA
Price: $6.00
"New single by Neil Campbells ever-evolving solo project, Astral Social Club. Neil (A Band, Vibracathedral Orchestra) with assistance from Karl Bauer (Axolotl) unleashes two electronic psychedelic noise jams with distorted loops, cascading feedback, and the sound of hypnotic drones recorded in space. 500 pressed" -Dirty Knobby.

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: Happy Horse
Format: CD
Label: Happy Prince
Country: Japan
Price: $18.00
"Astral Social Club is the current project of Neil Campbell, formerly of the Vibracathedral Orchestra, Sunroof!, The A Band and many more which has given tremendous impact and influences throughout the 2000s to numerous audience and artists. Campbell has been active since the early 80s, and The Wire magazine has said that, along with his friends Richard Youngs and Matthew Bower, he "provided the map co-ordinates for much of what passed for a post-punk UK underground during most of the 80s and 90s". With Astral Social Club, Campbell continues his quest to produce a truly vast 21st century psychedelic music, using alien electronics, overloaded strings, loop disorientation and rhythmic grids often more readily associated with the far end of dance music. "HAPPY HORSE" is a 7-piece, hour-long suite focussing on the more ecstatic, dilated side of ASCs music. Kicking off with a reworked version of the super-limited "Skelp" 7", the propulsive beats and tone float is ceaseless, in the manner of a DJ mix tape from some parallel universe. Sure, there are huge tracts of techno thud underpinning many of the tracks, as on "Horse Cortex" (a distant cousin to "Clarion super-cortex" from the acclaimed ASC/ALog split 12" on fat-cat records), but they dont mind sliding into delerious inaudibility when the free-flying celestial sonics really get into their stride. Although Astral Social Club is largely a solo project, "Happy Horse" includes sonic input from regular ASC collaborators John Clyde-Evans, Phil Smith, Paul Walsh and Stewart Keith." -Happy Prince

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: Neon Pibroch
Format: CD
Label: Important
Country: USA
Price: $13.50
"Astral Social Club is the current project of Neil Campbell, formerly of Vibracathedral Orchestra, Sunroof!, A Band and many more. Campbell has been active since the early 80s, and The Wire magazine has said that, along with his friends Richard Youngs and Matthew Bower, he provided the map co-ordinates for much of what passed for a post-punk UK underground during most of the 80s and 90s. Campbells approach as Astral Social Club could be seen as both a continuation and a refutal of his work with Vibracathedral Orchestra - a continuation in that it continues the quest into the unknown stellar regions of improvised drone-based music, and a refutal in its espousal of most of the elemental organic rock modes that made that band so special. The focus here is more on alien electronics and overloaded loop disorientation." -Important.

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: Super Grease
Format: LP
Label: Important
Country: USA
Price: $16.50
"Super Grease is a limited edition of 500 vinyl-only release from Vibracathedral Orchestra/Sunroof!/A Band member, Neil Campbell. This is a companion release to Astral Social Clubs Neon Pibroch CD, also on Important." -Important.

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: Metal Guru/Moonage Daydream
Format: 7"
Label: Must Die
Country: UK
Price: $7.00
Transparent blue vinyl.

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: Psychic Smog 1-7
Format: LP
Label: QBICO
Country: Italy
Price: $24.00
"Red-colored vinyl. Neil Campbell & Mel Delaney; recorded winter 2008/09, West Yorkshire. New ASC effort on Qbico, a duo this time. THIS is the social club for astral spirits..." -Qbico

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: Star Guzzlers
Format: LP
Label: QBICO
Country: Italy
Price: $23.50
"Astral Social Clubs first LP is the solo project of Neil Campbell, one of the leading and most charismatic figures in the UK experimental/electronic scene, who started back in the days in the A Band and Vibracathedral Orchestra. Here he uses Casios, percussion, guitar, drum machine, computer, minidisc, fx, CD player and the usual gear to create a hypnotic new neon science fiction, two sides long piece of alba grooves." Pressed on marbled pink vinyl." - QBICO.

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: Model Town in a Field of Mudd
Format: LP
Label: Textile
Country: France
Price: $22.00
"Model Town in a field of Mud is the result of a collaboration between Neil Cambell and John Clyde Evans. This album was recorded largely thru the post during Johns year long stay in India. (although the very last few minutes are the duo live in Sheffield right after he returned). This album is a 50/50 collaboration, hopefully the first of many! John Clyde Evans has a lenghty career, even if he did "disappear" for a few years. John was in the band Hood (Domino Recordings) then cut a couple of great solo records, then disapeared, reappearing using his Sikh name of Tirath Singh Nirmala, cutting an LP with Richard Yuongs, then reverting his original name and droping the magnificent " Apetal Thunderfall" CD on us earlier this year!! Neil Campbell is a cornerstone of the UK underground and played in Vibracathedral Orchestra, Sunroof, A Band, with Richard Youngs, Damo Susuki and many many other artists. Despite some esoteric path, Model Town in a field of mud reconfirm John and Neil intentions to blast techno into the Stratosphere" - Textile

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: Skelp/Ginnel
Format: 7"/CDR
Label: Trensmat
Country: Ireland
Price: $10.00
"This 7" sees the Astral traveler moving into further realms and putting a capital C on club, with two tracks fuelled by deranged strobe rhythms. Frenetic fizzing beats are fused with searing slow-build drones of bowed strings & flickering synthesized riffs. The sounds are alive & glistening - rich reverberant like technicolor cascades underpinned by wonkey mesmerizing rhythms. An endless spaced out groove pouring out of the sound system on some alien dancefloor. The additional CD features some amazing remixes from Richard Youngs, John Clyde-Evans and Magnetize as well as the two tracks on the 7". VERY limited edition package of numbered coloured vinyl 7" and CD. In full colour wraparound picture sleeve."-Trensmat

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: Octuplex
Format: CD
Label: VHF
Country: USA
Price: $13.00
"After a couple years in the underground wilderness, NEIL CAMPBELLs unique ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB returns to VHF with the squelching, restless ambience of Octuplex. The CD is split roughly in half between Harmonia/Voigt-style chuggers and sweeping swirls of instantly recognizable dronage, familiar to fans of Campbells extensive contributions to VIBRACATHEDRAL ORCHESTRA, SUNROOF! and others. His interest in techno comes out on "Caustic Roe" and "Muscle Adductor," which neatly compile the influence of recent minimal jam innovations with piles of synth and effects noise, lending the beat-driven tracks a rough, unfussy style. Other cuts like "Muegik Churn" and "Pilgrim Sunburst" swell with twittering electric birdsong and synthetic rain, the trademark sound of many Astral titles. Octuplex is full up with collaborator cameos, including the familiar (RICHARD YOUNGS, JOHN CLYDE-EVANS), and the novel (SPIDER STACY from THE POGUES!)." -VHF

Artist: ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB
Title: s/t
Format: CD
Label: VHF
Country: USA
Price: $13.00
"With this release the VHF catalog moves into triple digit territory and the label is celebrating with the first official album by NEIL CAMPBELLS (VIBRACATHEDRAL ORCHESTRA) genre-destroying ASTRAL SOCIAL CLUB unit. Following a series of instantly sold-out limited edition CDRs, Campbell agreed to select, edit and remix a collection of tracks for wider release from the groups rather exclusive catalog. VHF100 is a dense mega-mix of continually peaking sound-flow. Working a tricky hybrid ground between contemporary UK teams like Sunroof! and Vibracathedral Orchestra, and the influence of Kompakt-style pulsating electronic "techno," Astral Social Clubs music shimmers and throbs in a truly psychedelic manner. Campbell and TIRATH SINGH NIRMALA have radically re-worked these tracks to be unrecognizable from their original CDR issues, but they are instantly recognizable as part of the unrelenting Astral Social Club rainbow stream." - VHF.

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