Near Silence: Artists for Japan, Red Cross

Near Silence, a free album for anyone who donates to the Red Cross Japan appeal.

A supercooled album fractured with exclusives, classics and the new.
Richard Barbieri
has exclusively re-recorded his classic Japan track ‘The Experience of Swimming'; Charles Webster has donated an exclusive mix from his brand new January Tuesday project, which was only recorded last week; and Eno colloborator Roedelius, one of the electronic pioneers alongside Kraftwerk, has donated his classic ‘Wenn der Südwind Weht'; plus an unreleased High Skies track and new material from Woob and Anne Garner.

Please help us to collect donations for Japan by spreading this link on Facebook, Twitter, forums and email.

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Nottingham Dance for Japan

Nottingham Dance for JapanA night of fine musical and shopping entertainment in aid of The British Red Cross for Japan Appeal.

Sat 9 April at 8pm

upstairs at Spanky Van Dyke
17 Goldsmith Street,

DJ’s on the night include: Charles Webster, Chris Duckenfield, Inland Knights, Paul Wain… and more special guests to be confirmed.…and…the venue has a very nice Funktion One sound system.

Entrance £5.00

Door open 8:00pm close 2:00am

There will be raffles and an auction to raise money, please bring cash or your cheque book if you want to join the auction….we will be updating this page with details and photo’s of auction/raffle items.

Auction items kindly donated by:

artists and record labels ; Atjazz records, Buzzin’ Fly, Defected, Freerange, Miso Records, Sonar Kolektiv, Wonk, Atavism…some of the records are rare and/or autographed copies !

and from these fine Nottingham businesses ; Atomic, Fopp, Toni and Guy, Page 45, Wild, Montana, Broadway Cinema, The Lakeside Theatre, Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club.

and a selection of fantastic artwork from local street art collective Subism (prints and original artwork) and the wold famous Jon Burgerman (original artwork).

Sat 9 April.

The British Red Cross is a registered by Royal Charter 1908,
is a charity registered in England and Wales (220949)
and Scotland (SC037738)

All Sales Will Go to Japan Relief Fund

japan earthquake tsunami relief fundFrom today and the next two weeks 100% of music sales on our site will go to the Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Fund. Every single penny of your money will go to Japan including any PayPal fees and expenses we incur.

As normal, 24bit FLACs and CDs include the 1:8 scale Minimoog model, although we are rapidly running out of both CDs and Minimoog models. Alternatively there will always be the 320k MP3 and FLAC albums.

Every penny will be sent to the American Red Cross at the end of each week.

Please donate now…