Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Robotic Empire presents a tribute to Nirvana's "In Utero" for Record Store Day

On Record Store Day, April 19th, Robotic Empire will release In Utero: In Tribute, an LP of Nirvana's In Utero being covered in sequence:

1. Pygmy Lush – Serve the Servants
2. Circa Survive – Scentless Apprentice
3. These Arms Are Snakes – Heart-Shaped Box
4. Thursday – Rape Me
5. Jay Reatard – Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge on Seattle
6. Young Widows – Dumb
7. Mean Jeans – Very Ape
8. Thou – Milk It
9. Whirr – Pennyroyal Tea
10. Daughters – Radio Friendly Unit Shifter
11. Ceremony – Tourette’s
12. Black Math Horseman – All Apologies

The Jay Reatard and Mean Jeans tracks are available for streaming now on Noisey

The album is also up for preorder on iTunes

Monday, March 03, 2014

Revolver USA and Midheaven Have a Flipboard Magazine

There are many ways to keep up with Revolver and Midheaven-related labels and artists. On phones and tablets, one of the better ways is Flipboard (it works on the non-cellular web, too), and, as of today, we've made it easy.

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

The 78 Project

The 78 Project is shipping now. What is it?

It's an LP. It's a download (FLAC and otherwise). It's a film. It's a website.

All tracks are exclusive to the album. All recordings were made live, one-take, with a 1930s-era Presto direct-to-acetate disk recorder.

Who's included? Rosanne Cash, Richard Thompson, Loudon Wainwright III, Marshall Crenshaw, The Wandering, Valerie June, Leah Siegel, Adam Arcuragi, Reverend John DeLore & Kara Suzanne, Amy LaVere, Joe Henry & Lisa Hannigan, Vandaveer, and Dawn Landes.

The LP and download have a street date of February 4. They can be ordered at Midheaven.

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Happy Holidays from Revolver USA and Midheaven

“Without music to decorate it, time is just a bunch of boring production deadlines or dates by which bills must be paid.”

- Frank Zappa 

Monday, December 16, 2013

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Full-Resolution/CD-Quality WAV and FLAC Files Now Available on Selected Titles

Midheaven mailorder is rolling out batches of recent new release downloads in full-resolution FLAC and WAV formats. Yes, our MP3s have always been 320kbps, but now you can purchase digital files in even higher quality -- at very sensible prices, too.

We're working towards getting the majority of our digital catalog available in increased resolution. For now, here's a clickable list of available titles, and please check back soon and often for additions...and keep an eye out here for updates:



Beat Detectives Music 2
Cheap Time Exit Smiles
Fast Times Bodytalk
Nils Frahm Spaces
Mammatus Heady Mental
Kevin Morby Harlem River
Secret Chiefs 3 Book Of Souls: Folio A
Shifted Under a Single Banner
Sole Crimes Against Totality
Vatican Shadow When You Are Crawling
Various Mountains of Tongues - Musical Dialects of the Caucasus

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Molly Drake documentary on BBC4

BBC4 has posted the audio from a interview with Gabrielle Drake (Nick's sister) about their mother Molly's music.

Fans of Nick Drake will find this essential listening. The program also includes segments with Joe Boyd (who called Molly's album "the missing link in the Nick Drake story") and Tracy Thorn.

You can find the LP/CD/download on Midheaven.

Friday, November 15, 2013

Nils Frahm Live Appearance at Apple Store SoHo NYC on November 24

From Nils Frahm:  "In addition to my upcoming SPACES release concert on the 25th November at (Le) Poisson Rouge , I will be playing a special more electronic based "in store show" at the Soho Apple Store on Sunday the 24th November. It's free (!) but you have to reserve your tickets through this link. See you all next week!!"

Kid606 "Cute Never Dies" video

From his Happiness album on Tigerbeat6!