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Karisma

Name
Karisma
URL
http://www.karismarecords.no
Email
post@karismarecords.no
Phone
Address
Karisma Records / Dark Essence Records Postboks 472 5805 Bergen Norway
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Releases on file (59)
Vulture Industries — The Dystopia Journals Vulture Industries — The Dystopia Journals
(Karisma Dark Essence KAR031, 2007, CD)
The Brimstone Solar Radiation Band — Smorgasbord The Brimstone Solar Radiation Band — Smorgasbord
(Karisma KAR050, 2009, CD)
Airbag — Identity Airbag — Identity
(Karisma KAR046, 2009, CD)
Vulture Industries — The Malefactor's Bloody Register Vulture Industries — The Malefactor's Bloody Register
(Karisma Dark Essence KAR056, 2010, CD)
Airbag — All Rights Removed Airbag — All Rights Removed
(Karisma KAR066, 2011, CD)
D'accorD — Helike D'accorD — Helike
(Karisma KAR063, 2011, CD)
Funin — Unsound Funin — Unsound
(Karisma KAR057, 2011, CD)
Vaiping — Industrial Workers of the World Vaiping — Industrial Workers of the World
(Karisma KAR048, 2012, CD)
Kraków — Diin Kraków — Diin
(Karisma KAR067, 2012, CD)
Fatal Fusion — The Ancient Tale Fatal Fusion — The Ancient Tale
(Karisma KAR077, 2013, CD)
Airbag — The Greatest Show on Earth Airbag — The Greatest Show on Earth
(Karisma KAR076, 2013, CD)
Seven Impale — Beginning / Relieve Seven Impale — Beginning / Relieve
(Karisma no#, 2013, CD)
D'accorD — III D'accorD — III
(Karisma KAR080, 2014, CD)
Brimstone — Mannsverk Brimstone — Mannsverk
(Karisma KAR082, 2014, CD)
Bjørn Riis — Lullabies in a Car Crash Bjørn Riis — Lullabies in a Car Crash
(Karisma KAR087, 2014, CD)
Seven Impale — City of the Sun Seven Impale — City of the Sun
(Karisma KAR083, 2014, CD)
Ossicles — Mantelpiece Ossicles — Mantelpiece
(Karisma KAR094, 2012/2015, CD)
Magic Pie — King for a Day Magic Pie — King for a Day
(Karisma KAR091, 2015, CD)
Ossicles — Music for Wastelands Ossicles — Music for Wastelands
(Karisma KAR099, 2015, CD)
Rendezvous Point — Solar Storm Rendezvous Point — Solar Storm
(Karisma KAR097, 2015, CD)
Tiebreaker — We Come from the Mountains Tiebreaker — We Come from the Mountains
(Karisma KAR104, 2015, CD)
Kraków — Amaran Kraków — Amaran
(Karisma Dark Essence KAR088, 2015, CD)
Seven Impale — Contrapasso Seven Impale — Contrapasso
(Karisma KAR117, 2016, CD)
Tiebreaker — Death Tunes Tiebreaker — Death Tunes
(Karisma KAR115, 2016, CD)
Shaman Elephant — Crystals Shaman Elephant — Crystals
(Karisma KAR119, 2016, CD)
Fatal Fusion — Total Absence Fatal Fusion — Total Absence
(Karisma KAR122, 2016, CD)
Airbag — Disconnected Airbag — Disconnected
(Karisma KAR111, 2016, CD)
Magic Pie — Motions of Desire Magic Pie — Motions of Desire
(Karisma KAR101, 2005/2017, CD)
Magic Pie — Circus of Life Magic Pie — Circus of Life
(Karisma KAR102, 2007/2017, CD)
Magic Pie — The Suffering Joy Magic Pie — The Suffering Joy
(Karisma KAR103, 2011/2017, CD)
Bjørn Riis — Forever Comes to an End Bjørn Riis — Forever Comes to an End
(Karisma KAR126, 2017, CD)
Wobbler — From Silence to Somewhere Wobbler — From Silence to Somewhere
(Karisma KAR133, 2017, CD)
Himmellegeme — Myth of Earth Himmellegeme — Myth of Earth
(Karisma KAR131, 2017, CD)
Major Parkinson — Blackbox Major Parkinson — Blackbox
(Karisma KAR136, 2017, CD)
Tusmørke — Bydyra Tusmørke — Bydyra
(Karisma KAR132, 2017, CD)
Bjørn Riis — Coming Home Bjørn Riis — Coming Home
(Karisma KAR139, 2018, CD)
Dobbeltgjenger — Limbohead Dobbeltgjenger — Limbohead
(Karisma KAR, 2018, CD)
Jordsjø — Jord Jordsjø — Jord
(Karisma KAR138, 2018, CD)
Tusmørke — Fjernsyn i Farver Tusmørke — Fjernsyn i Farver
(Karisma KAR142, 2018, CD)
Plenty — It Could Be Home Plenty — It Could Be Home
(Karisma KAR141, 2018, CD / DL)
Galasphere 347 — Galasphere 347 Galasphere 347 — Galasphere 347
(Karisma KAR144, 2018, CD / LP / DL)
Kraków — Minus Kraków — Minus
(Karisma KAR, 2018, CD / LP / DL)
Oak — False Memory Archive Oak — False Memory Archive
(Karisma KAR, 2018, CD / DL)
Ljungblut — Villa Carlotta 5959 Ljungblut — Villa Carlotta 5959
(Karisma KAR148, 2018, CD / DL)
Tusmørke — Osloborgerlig Tusmørke: Vardøger og Utburder, Vol. 1 Tusmørke — Osloborgerlig Tusmørke: Vardøger og Utburder, Vol. 1
(Karisma KAR, 2018, CD / DL)
Ruphus — Ranshart Ruphus — Ranshart
(Karisma KAR163, 1974/2019, CD / LP / DL)
Rhys Marsh — October after All Rhys Marsh — October after All
(Karisma KAR, 2019, CD / DL)
Ruphus — New Born Day Ruphus — New Born Day
(Karisma KAR162, 1973/2019, CD / LP / DL)
Ruphus — Let Your Light Shine Ruphus — Let Your Light Shine
(Karisma KAR, 1976/2019, CD / DL)
Bjørn Riis — A Storm Is Coming Bjørn Riis — A Storm Is Coming
(Karisma KAR165, 2019, CD / DL)
Jordsjø — Nattfiolen Jordsjø — Nattfiolen
(Karisma KAR176, 2019, CD / LP / DL)
Magic Pie — Fragments of the 5th Element Magic Pie — Fragments of the 5th Element
(Karisma KAR159, 2019, CD / LP / DL)
Fervent Mind — Tranquilize Fervent Mind — Tranquilize
(Karisma KAR169, 2019, CD / LP / DL)
Tusmørke — Leker for Barn, Ritualer for Voksne Tusmørke — Leker for Barn, Ritualer for Voksne
(Karisma KAR, 2019, CD / LP / DL)
Lucy in Blue — In Flight Lucy in Blue — In Flight
(Karisma KAR167, 2019, CD / LP / DL)
Weserbergland — Am Ende der Welte Weserbergland — Am Ende der Welte
(Karisma KAR, 2020, CD / LP / DL)
Arabs in Aspic — Madness and Magic Arabs in Aspic — Madness and Magic
(Karisma KAR, 2020, CD / LP / DL)
Airbag — A Day at the Beach Airbag — A Day at the Beach
(Karisma KAR, 2020, CD / LP / DL)
Shaman Elephant — Wide Awake But Still Asleep Shaman Elephant — Wide Awake But Still Asleep
(Karisma KAR, 2020, CD / LP / DL)

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