Irv Teibel’s historic catalog of long form field recordings originally published as 11 LPs have been reimagined as an intuitive and minimally designed digital boxed set. Published by Numero Group and Syntonic Research Inc. Produced by Douglas Mcgowan, Timothy Breen, and Tyler Craft. Available at the App Store.
BOBO YÉYÉ: BELLE ÉPOCHE IN UPPER VOLTA
From his studio in central Bobo-Dioulasso, West African photographer Sory Sanlé documented a nation's transformation from colonial foothold to cosmopolitan oasis. 120 page hardbound book, 3 tip-on LP jackets and hardcover slipcase.
Grammy Nominated in 2018 for Best Boxed Set or Special Packaging Design. Check it out at the numero group.
WAYFARING STRANGERS: COSMIC AMERICAN MUSIC
A 19 track exploration of the genre made famous and infamously disparaged by Gram Parsons. Images selected from the vault of famed Laurel Canyon photographer Henry Diltz. Find it at the Numero Group.
“It was storming that morning, and right as I was coming into the world a bolt of lighting fell from the sky, striking my mother right in the belly. They say I shot out of her like a bullet from a gun, right into oncoming traffic.”
For Haley Fohr’s pharma-country mini epic we commissioned Chris Hefner to create a portrait of the enigmatic Jackie, peppered it with some Marfa lights, lit a match and walked away.
MIND OVER MIRRORS - UNDYING COLOR
For the first of our fully immersive projects with Jaime Fennelly and company, all stops were pulled. Collaged transparencies, singing bowls, hand printed textiles, the stuffing ripped out of pillows, and the man himself, photographed in the full spectrum on his cosmic journey from darkness to light. Find it at Paradise of Bachelors.
OVEF OW - CRASH THE PARTY
New-Wave-Surf-Freaks OVEF OW are throwing a post-modern party and we got to make the invitations. Album art, merch, band photos and a video for the bands previous single.
ROBERT RYAN - THE INBORN ABSOLUTE
Coming in at just under 160 pages, this 10.75"”x12.25” cloth hardcover contains over 70 pages of full-color paintings by Robert Ryan; 30 pages pulled from his sketchbooks; and essays and interviews with art and music luminaries Genesis P Orridge, Freddy Corbin, and Andrew Berardini—all discussing the esoteric origins and subject matter of Ryan’s incomparable body of work. Co-published by Featherproof books and Mandible Projects.