Spinner

loading

NUDGE - As Good As Gone image
Vinyl LP
£13.99
As Good As Gone also available as...
Format_dot_download
£6.99
Format_dot_download
£7.99
Format_dot_cd
£13.99
Twitter Facebook
Bookmark and Share
Secure_payment_visa_mastercard
* Secure payment handling
Credit_card_icons

Secure_payment_pci

Nudge

As Good As Gone

Label: Kranky
Format_dot_vinyl
Format: LP
Released: Aug 2009
Catalogue Number: KRANK134V
Estimated time of shipping: 1-3 days
This item is to the best of our knowledge available to us from the supplier and should ship to you within the time-frame indicated. If there are any unforeseen issues with availability we will notify you immediately.
Tracks for: As Good As Gone
Time
1. NUDGE : 01
2. NUDGE : 02
3. NUDGE : 03

Boomkat product review for:

nudge - As Good As Gone

As Good As Gone is the second Nudge long-player for Kranky, following on from 2005's Cached, and as was the case back then main man Brian Foote (of Fontanelle) is assisted by Strategy's Paul Dickow and Honey Owens, who these days is probably best known for her recordings as Valet. Foote has been keeping himself busy as a producer, recording bands from the Deerhunter family, Atlas Sound and Lotus Plaza between albums, but happily this new work finds him running the show again. Nudge's obscuring of the boundaries between live instrumentation and programmed elements makes for a sound that's hard to pigeonhole - whether that be during the Owens-fronted drone-pop of 'Harmo' or something like 'Aurolac', whose loosened layers of guitar, electronics and brushed kit sounds betray the influence of dub, post-rock and nineties shoegazing indie. At various points this music is likely to invite comparisons to the Pan American catalogue: there's the similarly shuffling, somnambulant feel to the time-keeping of the record, and on 'Burns Blue' Foote does a particularly good job of channelling that spirit of hushed, restless song-scaping thanks to its dazzling reverberations, dissolved drum patter and semi-absent vocals. Recommended.

People who bought NUDGE - As Good As Gone also bought:

NUDGE - Infinity Padlock, Audraglint
NUDGE - As Good As Gone, Kranky
NUDGE - As Good As Gone, Kranky
NUDGE - Elaborate Devices for Filtering Crisis, TIGERBEAT6
NUDGE - Stack / Div, Community Library
NUDGE - Cached, Kranky
STRATEGY - Pressure Wassure, Peak Oil
STRATEGY - Return from the Stars / Pev's Jerky Remix, IDLE HANDS
STRATEGY - Boxology, 100% Silk
STRATEGY - What If?, Boomarm Nation
STRATEGY - Strategy, Peak Oil
FONTANELLE - Vitamin F, Southern Lord

NUDGE

Infinity Padlock

Audraglint

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £3.05
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £3.95

 

NUDGE

As Good As Gone

Kranky

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £7.99

 

Featured CD

NUDGE

As Good As Gone

Kranky

Format_dot_cdCD // £13.99

 

NUDGE

Elaborate Devices for Filtering Crisis

TIGERBEAT6

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £8.99

 

NUDGE

Stack / Div

Community Library

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.70

 

NUDGE

Cached

Kranky

Format_dot_cdCD // £13.99

 

Featured Download

STRATEGY

Pressure Wassure

Peak Oil

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £3.05
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £3.95

 

Paul Dickow aka Strategy drops arguably his best ever single with the 'Pressure Wassure' EP for LA's Peak Oil

Featured Download

STRATEGY

Return from the Stars / Pev's Jerky Remix

IDLE HANDS

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.70
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.10

 

Paul Dickow's Strategy makes an appearance on Idle Hands, plus a remix from Pev.

Featured Download

STRATEGY

Boxology

100% Silk

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £3.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £4.95

 

Strategy provides some super fresh and lucid house music deviations for 100% SIlk.

Featured Download

STRATEGY

What If?

Boomarm Nation

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £7.99

 

Paul Dickow aka Strategy spills his worldly psychedelic sound all over 'What If?'

Featured Download

STRATEGY

Strategy

Peak Oil

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £5.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £6.99

 

New record from Strategy for Peak Oil, RIYL Bullion or Toro Y Moi

FONTANELLE

Vitamin F

Southern Lord

Format_dot_vinylLP // £15.99

 

A confounding but deeply enjoyable jazz record that trades academia and pomp for dirt and darkness.

GROUPER - Ruins, Kranky
KEN CAMDEN - Dream Memory, Kranky
GROUPER - The Man Who Died In His Boat, Kranky
VALET - Nature, Kranky
TIM HECKER - Mirages (Vinyl Edition), Kranky
KEITH FULLERTON WHITMAN - Schoner Flussengel, Kranky
TIM HECKER - Virgins (2LP Edition), Kranky
TIM HECKER - Dropped Pianos, Kranky
BELONG - Common Era, Kranky
CHRISTOPHER BISSONNETTE - Essays In Idleness, Kranky
CHRISTINA VANTZOU - No.2, Kranky
LABRADFORD - Prazision (Reissue), Kranky
Featured Vinyl

GROUPER

Ruins

Kranky

Format_dot_vinylLP // £14.99

 

Liz Harris turns to an upright piano for company on her hugely anticipated, utterly sublime new album 'Ruins'.

Featured Vinyl

KEN CAMDEN

Dream Memory

Kranky

Format_dot_vinylLP // £14.99

 

'Dream memory' is the 2nd album of soul-burning celestial synth music by Implodes guitarist Ken Camden

Featured Vinyl

GROUPER

The Man Who Died In His Boat

Kranky

Format_dot_vinylLP // £14.99

 

*Incredible album of songs recorded around the same time as her classic 'Dragging a dead deer' album*

Featured Vinyl

VALET

Nature

Kranky

Format_dot_vinylLP // £14.99

 

Honey Owens makes a rare and welcome outing as Valet with 'Nature' for Kranky.

Featured Vinyl

TIM HECKER

Mirages (Vinyl Edition)

Kranky

Format_dot_vinyl2LP // £21.49

 

*First time this classic Tim Hecker album has been available on vinyl*

KEITH FULLERTON WHITMAN

Schoner Flussengel

Kranky

Format_dot_vinylLP // £14.99

 

Back in stock...

Featured Vinyl

TIM HECKER

Virgins (2LP Edition)

Kranky

Format_dot_vinyl2LP // £21.49

 

**Spot-gloss printed double LP gatefold**

Featured Vinyl

TIM HECKER

Dropped Pianos

Kranky

Format_dot_vinylLP // £13.99

 

*Re-Press* A companion piece to Ravedeath 1972, collecting material recorded by Tim Hecker last year.

Featured Vinyl

BELONG

Common Era

Kranky

Format_dot_vinylLP // £13.99

 

Career-defining new album from Belong - moving into desolate Shoegaze renditions in tremendous style.

Featured Vinyl

CHRISTOPHER BISSONNETTE

Essays In Idleness

Kranky

Format_dot_vinylLP // £14.99

 

The third album from Bissonnette, using sound sources from a self-built analog synthesizer.

Featured Vinyl

CHRISTINA VANTZOU

No.2

Kranky

Format_dot_vinylLP // £14.99

 

Gorgeous new album produced by Adam Wiltzie of Stars of the Lid / A Winged Victory for the Sullen.

Featured Vinyl

LABRADFORD

Prazision (Reissue)

Kranky

Format_dot_vinyl2LP // £21.49

 

Remastered with new artwork, vinyl issue of Labradford's seminal debut.

CLOUDLAND CANYON - Silver Tongued Sisyphus, Holy Mountain
ROEDELIUS - Jardin Au Fou, Bureau B
MURCOF - The Versailles Sessions, The Leaf Label
WILLIAM D DRAKE - Yew's Paw, ONOMATOPOEIA
ASA CHANG AND JUNRAY - Tsuginepu, The Leaf Label
FRYADLUS - Musical EXPO., Kaico
GRASSCUT - Radar, Lo Recordings
LAURA CANNELL - Beneath Swooping Talons, Front and Follow
AERONAUT - Coronal Mass, FABRICA
PHILIP CORNER - Through More Than The Mysterious Barricade, Sacred Tapes
LAURA CANNELL - Beneath Swooping Talons, Front and Follow
HIDDEN RIVERS - Where Moss Grows, Serein

CLOUDLAND CANYON

Silver Tongued Sisyphus

Holy Mountain

Format_dot_vinylLP // £14.99

 

ROEDELIUS

Jardin Au Fou

Bureau B

Format_dot_vinylLP // £11.99

 

Hans-Joachim Roedelius' 1979 solo album reissued and expanded

MURCOF

The Versailles Sessions

The Leaf Label

Format_dot_vinyl2LP // £12.99

 

SIx new compositions for the Palace Of Versailles by the brilliant Fernando Corona

WILLIAM D DRAKE

Yew's Paw

ONOMATOPOEIA

Format_dot_vinylLP // £10.99

 

ASA CHANG AND JUNRAY

Tsuginepu

The Leaf Label

Format_dot_vinylLP // £6.49

 

FRYADLUS

Musical EXPO.

Kaico

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £7.99

 

GRASSCUT

Radar

Lo Recordings

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.70
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.10

 

Featured Download

LAURA CANNELL

Beneath Swooping Talons

Front and Follow

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £7.99

 

Laura Cannell returns with a beautiful suite recorded with deconstructed bow and of double recorder.

AERONAUT

Coronal Mass

FABRICA

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.95

 

Featured Item

PHILIP CORNER

Through More Than The Mysterious Barricade

Sacred Tapes

Format_dot_stuffCassette // £4.99

 

**Home-duplicated C95 edition of 100 with insert by the artist**

Featured CD

LAURA CANNELL

Beneath Swooping Talons

Front and Follow

Format_dot_cdCD // £10.99

 

Laura Cannell returns with a beautiful suite recorded with deconstructed bow and of double recorder.

HIDDEN RIVERS

Where Moss Grows

Serein

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £7.99