American Patchwork is a new label curated by Momus and distributed in the US by Darla. There are four artists so far signed:
Super Madrigal Brothers
You can order their albums directly though Darla online, or find them in discriminating record stores like New York's Other Music.
The American Patchwork Tour
This summer, between June 20th and July 18th, Momus will take the artists on his American Patchwork label on a major tour across the US.
Artists appearing will be Momus, new signings Super Madrigal Brothers and The Gongs, who will both release their first albums in June to co-incide with the tour. The tour will also feature Phiiliip, whose debut album 'Pet Cancer' was released in 2001. In California and Washington State there will also be guest appearances from Rroland.
Read the tour itinerary here. We've included links to all the clubs so that you can book tickets and get directions online. The albums will also be on sale during the shows, but watch out, we may run out!
Analog Baroque is a division of London-based independent label Cherry Red Records, with whom Momus has had a long association. Several Momus albums are on the el Records, Richmond Records, Cherry Red and Analog Baroque catalogues, all marketed by Cherry Red. From 1998's 'Little Red Songbook' album on, Momus records have appeared for their UK releases on the Analog Baroque label. He's also had the chance to sign other artists: Toog, Mr Swenson and Stereo Total, whose new album 'Musique Automatique' has its British release on Analog Baroque. Find out more about Analog Baroque Records here.