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Black Tape for a Blue Girl

Black Tape for a Blue Girl
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Black Tape for a Blue Girl is an American Dark Wave band formed in 1986 by Projekt Records' founder Sam Rosenthal. Their music takes on elements of dark cabaret, Dark Wave, ethereal, ambient and neoclassical music.
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http://www.blacktapeforabluegirl.com
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Releases on file (14)
Black Tape for a Blue Girl — To Touch the Milky Way Black Tape for a Blue Girl — To Touch the Milky Way
(Projekt 355, 2018, CD / DL)
Black Tape for a Blue Girl — These Fleeting Moments Black Tape for a Blue Girl — These Fleeting Moments
(Projekt 331, 2016, CD / LP / DL)
Black Tape for a Blue Girl — Tenderotics Black Tape for a Blue Girl — Tenderotics
(Projekt 288, 2013, CD)
Various Artists — A Dark Cabaret 2 Various Artists — A Dark Cabaret 2
(Projekt 260, 2011, CD)
Various Artists — A Sepiachord Passport Various Artists — A Sepiachord Passport
(Projekt 250, 2010, CD)
Black Tape for a Blue Girl — 10 Neurotics Black Tape for a Blue Girl — 10 Neurotics
(Projekt 229, 2009, CD)
Various Artists — A Dark Noël Various Artists — A Dark Noël
(Projekt 198, 2007, CD)
Various Artists — Summoning of the Muse - A Tribute to Dead Can Dance Various Artists — Summoning of the Muse - A Tribute to Dead Can Dance
(Projekt 173, 2005, CD)
Black Tape for a Blue Girl — The Scavenger Bride Black Tape for a Blue Girl — The Scavenger Bride
(Projekt 130, 2002, CD)
Black Tape for a Blue Girl — As One Aflame Laid Bare by Desire Black Tape for a Blue Girl — As One Aflame Laid Bare by Desire
(Projekt 86, 1999, CD)
Black Tape for a Blue Girl — Remnants of a Deeper Purity Black Tape for a Blue Girl — Remnants of a Deeper Purity
(Projekt 68, 1996, CD)
Black Tape for a Blue Girl  — Ashes in the Brittle Air Black Tape for a Blue Girl — Ashes in the Brittle Air
(Projekt 26, 1989/1993, CD)
Black Tape for a Blue Girl — Mesmerized by the Sirens Black Tape for a Blue Girl — Mesmerized by the Sirens
(Projekt 25, 1987, CD)
Black Tape for a Blue Girl — The Rope Black Tape for a Blue Girl — The Rope
(Projekt 20, 1986/1993, CD)

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2019-03-20
Freedom to Spend Unearths June Chikuma's Archives – Jun (June) Chikuma is well known for her video game and anime soundtracks, but she also released an album of experimental electronic music back in 1986 called Divertimento where she indulged the kind of spontaneity that wouldn't work in a soundtrack. RVNG Int'l label Freedom to Spend is bringing this overlooked item to broader attention with a deluxe reissue. » Read more

2019-03-03
Seaprog 2019 Lineup Almost Complete – The Seaprog festival in Seattle is scheduled for June 7-9 this year, and they've announced their lineup of performers. The revitalized Trettioåriga Kriget will cap Friday night, perennial favorites Marbin are on Saturday, and District 97 will finish off the fest on Sunday night. In support, they've booked a stellar variety of artists from the Northwest and around the world, including EchoTest, Markus Reuter and Trey Gunn, and the live debut of the amazing Troot project. » Read more

2019-02-21
You Can Be Part of an Ambient Electronic Project – The Gesture of History is a new electronic project put together by Sam Rosenthal of Black Tape for a Blue Girl, Steve Roach, and violist Sam Shadow. The music started as an instrumental track Rosenthal was working on for a Black Tape album, but took on a life of its own and demanded further enhancements. The majority of the funds raised will go to manufacturing costs for LP and CD editions, as well as other items as detailed on the Kickstarter page. » Read more

2019-01-31
Keyboardist Ingo Bischof R.I.P. – Keyboard player Ingo Bischof, best known as the longtime keyboard player of German band Kraan, passed away on January 29th, 2019. Bischof was born January 2, 1951 in Berlin-Kreuzberg and joined Kraan in 1975. » Read more

2019-01-11
Jazz Composer Mark Lomax, II Releases Epic 12CD Set – In addition to being a fine jazz drummer, Dr. Mark Lomax, II is a composer in residence at Ohio State University, where he has been very busy on the compositional front. The year 2019 is the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first ship bringing African slaves to North America, and in commemoration of this, Lomax has produced 400: An Afrikan Epic, a 12 volume set of CDs featuring a variety of different musical ensembles. » Read more


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