Archive for the Genespeak – The Cranky Dubmaster Category

HORIZON RECORDS is open for in-store shopping. But we need you to wear a mask, use hand sanitizer, socially distance and help us all stay safe by following our new rules.

HORIZON RECORDS is open for in-store shopping. But we need you to wear a mask, use hand sanitizer, socially distance and help us all stay safe by following our new rules.

In order to keep ourselves and our customers safe, we’ve put some new rules in place for

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The JONI MITCHELL ARCHIVES PROJECT begins with three sets of vintage early Mitchell magic from the 1960’s, all out now!

The JONI MITCHELL ARCHIVES PROJECT begins with three sets of vintage early Mitchell magic from the 1960’s, all out now!

The archives feature deep dives into unreleased content from different eras of her storied career. Joni has been intimately involved in producing the archive series,  

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The mighty Athens alt-rock pioneers PYLON walk among us again, thanks to reissues of their seminal GYRATE and CHOMP albums, and a new 4xLP box set, all in-stock THIS FRIDAY!

The mighty Athens alt-rock pioneers PYLON walk among us again, thanks to reissues of their seminal GYRATE and CHOMP albums, and a new 4xLP box set, all in-stock THIS FRIDAY!

New West Records is proud to partner with Pylon to reissue their two studio albums CHOMP and GYRATE back into the masses.

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RUN THE JEWELS (aka Killer Mike and El-P) have returned with the explosive, brilliant RTJ4, out TODAY on 2xLP colored vinyl and CD!

RUN THE JEWELS (aka Killer Mike and El-P) have returned with the explosive, brilliant RTJ4, out TODAY on 2xLP colored vinyl and CD!

Run the Jewels 4 bursts in with guns blazing as “Yankee and the Brave (Ep. 4)” sees Mike taking on the role of an armed assailant trapped and surrounded by police

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Quarantine hasn’t stopped pianist and composer extraordinaire BRAD MEHLDAU from making a breathtaking new album called SUITE: APRIL 2020.

Quarantine hasn’t stopped pianist and composer extraordinaire BRAD MEHLDAU from making a breathtaking new album called SUITE: APRIL 2020.

“Suite: April 2020” is a musical snapshot of life in the world in which we’ve all found ourselves. I’ve tried to portray on the piano some experiences

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CHUCK PROPHET visits “The Land That Time Forgot” on his new album. It’s a tough, tender, angry and unapologetically political collection of rough-hewn mutant rock & roll.

CHUCK PROPHET visits “The Land That Time Forgot” on his new album. It’s a tough, tender, angry and unapologetically political collection of rough-hewn mutant rock & roll.

But his new album, THE LAND THAT TIME FORGOT, finds Chuck Prophet in something of a nostalgic mood. When he looks back, it can be with anger,

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6 STRING DRAG main man KENNY ROBY teamed with WIDESPREAD PANIC’s DAVE SCHOOLS and the late NEAL CASAL for his first solo album in seven years, THE RESERVOIR.

6 STRING DRAG main man KENNY ROBY teamed with WIDESPREAD PANIC’s DAVE SCHOOLS and the late NEAL CASAL for his first solo album in seven years, THE RESERVOIR.

KENNY ROBY knew from the start there would be a lot to say for the emotionally and musically expansive THE RESERVOIR, in-stock now at HORIZON RECORDS.

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Huge Jazz News, Y’all: Joshua Redman, Brad Mehldau, Christian McBride & Brian Blade Reunite After 26 Years with the Release of “RoundAgain.” This is a VERY good thing.

Huge Jazz News, Y’all: Joshua Redman, Brad Mehldau, Christian McBride & Brian Blade Reunite After 26 Years with the Release of “RoundAgain.” This is a VERY good thing.

“We would have done it ten years ago if it were up to me,” Mehldau says. “Josh, Christian, and Brian are all my heroes. It’s like playing with The Avengers.” 

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THE KURT ROSENWINKEL TRIO’s new album, “Angels Around” traverses new musical frontiers in the jazz-guitar-trio idiom.

THE KURT ROSENWINKEL TRIO’s new album, “Angels Around” traverses new musical frontiers in the jazz-guitar-trio idiom.

Angels Around is in-stock now on vinyl LP and CD at Horizon Records, and we’ve got Kurt Rosenwinkel Standards Trio – Reflections too!

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The fast-rising PHOEBE BRIDGERS’ second album, PUNISHER, is atmospheric indie-rock with an undercurrent of anxiety. It’s in-stock now at HORIZON and at our webstore!

The fast-rising PHOEBE BRIDGERS’ second album, PUNISHER, is atmospheric indie-rock with an undercurrent of anxiety. It’s in-stock now at HORIZON and at our webstore!

The LA songwriter’s ability to paint this lingering feeling of dread so vividly is perhaps the biggest factor in her rapid rise to cultish indie household name

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  • TECHNICS SL-D202 turntable
    The semi-auto SL-D202 was introduced in 1981 as the replacement of the D2 model. They continued the tradition of employing a high quality direct drive motor and great sounding tone arm. The cue control was moved to the outside of the table for easier access. This turntable has been professionally […]
  • TECHNICS SLD2 TURNTABLE w/ custom paint job
    The semi-auto SL-D2 is the workhorse of the Technics family. Time has proven this model extremely reliable due to its high-quality direct drive motor and tone arm. This unit features a unique (and very handsome) custom paint job and has been professionally inspected, refurbished, lubricated and has […]
  • Yamaha 5-disc Carousel CD Player
    Tons of programming options and 18bit digital conversion (w/ 8 X oversampling)! Heavy duty unit and professionally inspected and refurbished!     […]
  • Thorens MM 008 Pre-amplifier
    Audiophile grade phono pre-amplifier, extremely clean sound and as reliable and well-constructed as they get! High versatility and ease of use: the MM 008 phono preamplifier can be adjusted to match the tonal characteristics of your pick-up cartridge, ranging from an MM setting to three different […]
  • Technics SLDD2 Turntable
    Technics direct drive quality at an affordable price! The great thing about Technics is they made quality affordable tables that were never “cheap”. This semi-auto SL-DD2 is one of the easiest turntables to operate. Simply move the tone arm over to start the record! This turntable has been […]
  • Technics SLD20 Turntable
    The semi-auto SL-D20 was the most popular of the p-mount turntables. They are ultra-reliable and feature a high-quality direct drive motor. This table has been thoroughly tested and is operating at 100%! Has been fitted with a like new audio technical stylus, Plug and play!       […]
  • Onkyo TX SR 876 Receiver
    Modern AV receiver with plenty of inputs and outputs and turntable READY with on-board phono pre-amplifier! Robust power for surround or otherwise at 140 watts PER CHANNEL! 140 watts x 7 into 8 ohms (20-20,000 Hz) at 0.05% THD. THX® Ultra2 Plus certification new THX listening modes for optimized […]
  • Haffler XL 280 Power Amplifier
    Legendary dedicated power amplifier, pure audiophile grade sound (No gain or tone control needed!), and near non-existent self noise! This is one of the very best amplifiers that Hafler made. It offers 145 watts per channel into 8 ohms, and is stable down to 1 ohm, offering 325 watts for short […]
  • Audio Research LS1 Line Stage Amplifier
    No tone adjustment needed, pure sound for the sound purist! The Audio Research LS1 Line Stage Amplifier is designed to accommodate music lovers who exclusively use line-level input sources — digital or analog — for the reproduction and enjoyment of music in their home audio systems. In technology, […]
  • SONY BDP-S580 BLU-RAY PLAYER
    The BDP-S580 has built-in Wi-Fi and the best current lineup of streaming-media services, including Netflix, Amazon Instant, Hulu Plus, Vudu, Slacker, and CinemaNow! […]
  • TECHNICS SL-D30 TURNTABLE
    The Technics SL-D30 is a fantastic direct drive turntable featuring the same sound specifications as the SL-D3 model (Which is usually considerably higher in price) […]
  • TECHNICS SL-D20 TURNTABLE
    This unit has been completely refurbished including lubrication and calibration! Includes vintage Audio Technica cartridge with OEM stylus! […]
  • TECHNICS SL-D3 TURNTABLE
    The Technics SL-D3 is the FULLY AUTOMATIC version of the SL-D2 which is regarded as the workhorse of the Technics family. […]
  • TECHNICS SL-D2 TURNTABLE
    The Technics SL-D2 has been considered the workhorse of the Technics line of turntables for decades. […]
  • TECHNICS SL-D1 TURNTABLE
    The Technics SL-D1 turntable is a FULL MANUAL version of the legendary SL-D2, this model has been regarded as a “tank” and “indestructible” among hi-fi enthusiasts for decades. […]
  • SANSUI S2000 SPEAKERS
    The Sansui S2000 speakers have been highly regarded in the hi-fi community for decades and for good reason! […]
  • SAMSUNG BDPS 580 BLU-RAY PLAYER
    Very nice Blu-Ray player, with remote! Enjoy 3D Blu-ray Disc movies in Full HD 1080p--also supports standard Blu-ray Disc movies in HD and upscales DVDs to near HD quality. […]
  • RCA 45-EY-2 45rpm TURNTABLE
    The RCA 45-EY-2 is an AC operated 3 tube automatic phonograph with mono amplifier and speaker.  The turntable is a 45 RPM, model RP-190-1, which holds up to twelve 7 inch fine groove records. Uses crystal pickup with medium output voltage. Also uses Qty(1) PM Elliptical 4″ x 6″ speaker. […]
  • NAKAMICHI BX 300 CASSETTE DECK
    The BX-300 incorporates a wealth of original Nakamichi technology such as the Discrete Three Head system, a Direct Drive Asymmetrical, Diffused Resonance Dual Capstan Transport etc. […]
  • NAD 7020E RECEIVER
    This NAD 7020E is an absolutely rock solid receiver, 2x20watts and AM/FM receiver is perfect for bookshelf and medium sized speakers. To those familiar with the NAD 3020E Stereo Amp, this unit employs much of the same technology!       […]
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