Scriptures // Incantations
April 15th 2016
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“Navigating between the dusty starkness of Nick Cave and Warren Ellis’ soundtracks for The Assassination of Jesse James and The Proposition, the icy expanse of Growing’s The Sky’s Run Into The Sea, the lurching crunch of early Pelican, and hypnotic propulsion of Pharaoh Overlord, [Scriptures] shifts gears between various moods and dynamics with a fluid, haunting grace.” - The Stranger
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April edition of the Live Series is out featuring Healersss // Read more
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Self Group Presents 'Cathedral//Park' May Lineup Announced // Read more
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New album, 'Incantations', from Scriptures is now available // Read more
We are pleased as punch to bring forth unto thine world the latest album from Seattle's amazing western-inspired, instrumental, post-rock wizards.
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Eleven Magazine premieres new Mothertapes video for "Gravity Wins" // Read more
Mothertapes have released a new video premiered by Eleven Magazine for the lead single off their debut s/t album, "Gravity Wins".
Yardsss & Scriptures release collaborative single, "Wire" // Read more
A new collaborative effort and another edition in the Yardsss singles series, "Wire", explores the unified effort of Krueger along with roster-mates Scriptures. Watch the video HERE.
Self Group Presents 'Cathedral//Park' March Lineup Announced // Read more
SGCP003 | The lineup for the March 2016 edition of the Cathedral Park monthly concert series has been announced. Select 'read more' for, err, more...
Yardsss 'Granfalloons' premiered by New Noise & Heavy Blog Is Heavy // Read more
The latest from experimental/orchestral noise and post rock pioneers, Yardsss, has officially been premiered by New Noise Magazine and Heavy Blog Is Heavy.
Self Group Presents two Treefort Music Festival kickoff parties in PDX // Read more
We are presenting two festival kickoff parties in Portland on March 3rd and 4th along with partners Eleven Magazine and Payette Brewing.
Yardsss new EP and second in Vonnegut series, 'Granfalloons' out now // Read more
We are pleased as punch to bring you the new and second Yardsss EP in the current Vonnegut series, 'Granfalloons', released on 2/19/2016.
Dual record release show with Yardsss, C^VES and Mothertapes // Read more
We will be celebrating the birth of two new Self Group releases unto the world this Thursday, February 19th at Bunk Bar in Portland for Yardsss and C^VES.
C^VES debut album Bleeding Rainbow out on Feb 5th // Read more
The debut album from Portland by way of Iceland by way of Missoula experimental experts drops on Feb 5th. The first two track premieres are live now!
Mothertapes hit the road through the Western US in Jan/Feb // Read more
The amazing Portland duo, Mothertapes, hit the road in January and February in support of their debut self-titled album. See the Blahg post for dates.
Krist Krueger cover "Helpless" by Neil Young // Read more
Rolling along with the current Desolation Sessions song-a-week series, Krist Krueger adds another bonus cover, this one of "Helpless" by Neil Young.
Krist Krueger's new solo Song A Week series, Desolation Sessions // Read more
Team SG head honcho and main projecteer has launched yet another new Song A Week series, Desolation Sessions.
Paste & Eleven PDX review Mothertapes' debut album // Read more
Both publications have written and printed rave reviews of the new and debut album from Mothertapes. Woah.
New Noise Magazine premieres Yardsss "Fight No More Forever" // Read more
The new video single is a continuation in the ongoing series, this one inspired by and dedicated to Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce.
PopMatters premieres first single from Mothertapes debut album // Read more
"...bandmates and longtime collaborators Pete Bosack and Tommy Franzen formed Mothertapes, a project that strives to marry progressive rock, electronic, and pop in the tradition of Tears For Fears, Battles, and Animal Collective.
Krist Krueger of Southerly heads back to Europe // Read more
Krist Krueger will head back on a solo European tour in May and June.
Southerly Song A Week Track Twelve, "City Swell" // Read more
The twelfth track in Southerly and Krist Krueger's Aestheticism: Song A Week Series is now available to stream via the Self Group Bandcamp store.
Sign up to the SG street team, support DIY and get free stuff! // Read more
We are always looking for self-motivated individuals who want to be a part of the team worldwide and help distribute free swag in real life with real hands. Sign up
Stream "Carrot Stick" by Mothertapes // Read more
You can now stream Carrot Stick, a 2014 single from the experimental duo. You can follow them via Soundcloud for new uploads here.
SG Live Series // Latest Release
New SGL series release on the first Friday of every month
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