In an extract from his new book on Arthur Russell, Tim Lawrence explains the story of how one of the most famous tracks in dance music history came to be.
Tue, 09 Jan 2018
The LP features newly-discovered recordings from 1984.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017
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The band's 1982 LP, Event Horizon, will be available again this September.
Wed, 08 Mar 2017
fabric 93 is out in April.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017
A collection of his notes, scores, tapes and other ephemera will be on display for the first time ever starting this week.
Mon, 12 Dec 2016
The 1974 piece will be collated with other rare recordings into a double-vinyl pack that's due out in February.
Sun, 11 Sep 2016
The 600-page tome can now be previewed online.
Tue, 19 Jul 2016
Brinkmann's double-disc album, A Certain Degree Of Stasis, and a 1974 Eastman recording are both due out in September.
Mon, 20 Jun 2016
This Heat's Charles Bullen pitched in on the new effort, which is out in September.
Wed, 04 May 2016
The pop-leaning Black Bubblegum LP is out on the New York label in July.
Wed, 06 Apr 2016
The new version of <i>Go Bang! #5</i> comes with an unreleased Walter Gibbons mix .
Wed, 10 Feb 2016
The 11-track double LP features the likes of Frak, Beatnik Love Affair and Phillip Jeck.
Tue, 09 Feb 2016
Arthur Russell's disco group is the subject of a triple-vinyl set out on Record Store Day.
Tue, 27 Feb 2018
The LP, which pulls together recordings from 1984, is streaming now via The Wire.
Thu, 28 Sep 2017
As part of a new series, The Guardian disects a series of tracks from the late artist.
Fri, 10 Mar 2017
Pitchfork's Jenn Pelly contemplates the endless, Buddhist element of the NYC great's work while trawling through his archives, now on display at the Brooklyn Academy of Music.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016
Author Olivia Laing, who writes for The Guardian, presents a 30-minute look into the life of the beloved composer.
Tue, 31 May 2016
"It includes a thousand-or-so reels, cassettes, DATs, Beta and VHS tapes," writes Ben Ratliff for the NYT.
Tue, 17 Nov 2015
The footage was captured by Phill Niblock, who shot the video in his loft in 1985 (via NTS).
Wed, 04 Feb 2015
Recently unearthed version from 1979 of "Clean On Your Bean" mixed by Peter Gordon and produced by Russell & Gordon, forthcoming on the Foom label. Made available to coincide with the news that Peter Gordon will direct a performance of Arthur Russell's Instrumentals at Primavera this year.
Wed, 22 Oct 2014
The Guardian has re-published an article originally from Melody Maker offering a rare talk with the late, reclusive pioneer.
Mon, 13 Oct 2014
Due out later this month, Master Mix: Red Hot + Arthur Russell features covers by Hot Chip, Robyn, Blood Orange and more. It's streaming now on NPR.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014
the Quietus are streaming the recently unearthed alternate version of Peter Zummo's Lateral Pass featuring Arthur Russell on cello and vocals.
Tue, 14 Aug 2012
Dajae, Planningtorock and JD Twitch are among the entries on this list from Dummy.
Thu, 05 Apr 2012
An Arthur Russell essential playlist, 20 years after his death