There are two new beautifully hand crafted items in the Ghost Box Guest shop this week. First is the delightful little cassette compilation box set from Folklore Tapes called Merry May. This includes: -pink cassette housed inside an embossed box -20 page research booklet that includes an essay on May Day and artwork by David … Read more
I’ve restricted the Ghostbox posts to John Foxx – Related ones only. I DO like this stuff, though – it feels organic, and a bit radiophonic, if you see what I mean.
The next Ghost Box Study Series 7″ and download, Number 9: “Projections”, is due out on 28th June. New York’s Listening Center enrol for the Study Series and present a powerful analogue electronic epic, Titoli. Pye Corner Audio appear on the B side and take Listening Center’s “Town of Tomorrow” for a spin across the dusty dancefloor … Read more
Jon Brook’s Shapwick (Clay Pipe Music) is back in stock in the Ghost Box shop. Once again there are only a handful of copies so you’ll need to be quick.
Our thanks to Ross Macfarlane at the Wellcome Trust Library for this dire warning about the importance of “planned parenting”. ( more info )
To coincide with a piece on The Finishing Line, probably the most upsetting Public Information Film ever made, Fangoria magazine asked Jon Brooks of The Advisory Circle to put together this PIF inspired mix…
Friends of this parish, The Soundcarriers will be joining Ghost Box for a new album this winter. Meanwhile there are still a few copies of their marvellous limited edition album The Other World of The Sound Carriers floating round. Its a psyched out compilation of instrumentals (some of which are versions of songs that will make it to … Read more
Julian House’s trailer for Ben Wheatley’s A Field In England
There are two new T-Shirts over in the Ghost Box shop available right now. Both designed by Julian House, one is based on the artwork for The Focus Group’s Elektrik Karousel and the other is a new Ghost Box design based on the old 70s and 80s Granada TV ident. Also available now is the Ghost Box Badge Pack B. … Read more