Fruits de Mer Records - Psychedelia, Krautrock, Progressive Rock, Acid-Folk, R&B, Spacerock and Vinyl Heaven

welcome to Fruits de Mer Records - ten years of psych, prog rock, acid-folk, krautrock and kosmische sounds
NOW taking pre-orders for our late-April releases - see our SHOP page
don't miss our summer festival - August 3-5 - with Fuchsia, Sendelica, Nik Turner's New Space Ritual and Stay

email fruitsdemer7@hotmail.com to join our mailing list - and we'll keep you regularly updated
our next vinyl releases - due late-April/May....

on sale late-April 2018

Permanent Clear Light
Maurice N'est Pas La

Maurice N'est Pas La
Permanent Clear Light

Finns ARE like they used to be - only better than ever - Permanent Clear Light are back on FdM, with three new tracks, probably their most psychedelically-inclined yet.
We'll be taking pre-orders from the beginning of March
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on sale late-April 2018

various artists
Goldfish

Goldfish
10 years of FdM on vinyl

How do you celebrate surviving 10 years without know what the hell you're doing? With something suitably ill-conceived and overblown, of course...three LPs of tracks drawn from FdM's back-catalogue....Vibravoid, The Pretty Things, Cranium Pie, Sendelica, Superfjord, Astralasia, Stay, The Chemistry Set and many more...and a triple-fold sleeve to fit them inWe'll be taking pre-orders from the beginning of March
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on sale late-April 2018

various artists
the little goldfish

the little goldfish
various artists

a late addition to 'Goldfish', with its own catalogue number, a 7" that will be included with all copies of the 3LP set, featuring tracks by Saturn's Ambush and Johnny Vines
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on sale May 2018

Mark McDowell
Dark Weave

Dark Weave
Mark McDowell and Friends

Mark is in a race against time to get a first pressing of his latest album on vinyl ready for Glastonbury. Limited to 300 copies (on green vinyl), 'Dark Weave' is full of lovely baroque sounds.
It'll have the catalogue number Friends of the Fish 24, Mark is selling copies direct by mail order and (fingers crossed) at the gig
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everything we have planned for 2018 so far...

festival - August 3-5, 2018

16th Dream of
Dr. Sardonicus

16th Dream
of Dr. Sardonicus

Our annual summer festival in Wales has a pretty bloody amazing line-up of bands from around Europe - and over half the tickets are already sold!
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on sale at the 16th Dream festival

The Gold Needles
Smell Of Incense

Smell Of Incense
The Gold Needles

an exclusive and frustratingly limited 7" lathe-cut from The Gold Needles, who'll be playing the 16th Dream of Dr. Sardonicus festival - be there or miss out!
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on sale at the 16th Dream festival

Fuchsia
Tinned Delirium

Tinned Delirium
Fuchsia

two new recordings by Tony Durant - exclusive to a 5" lathe-cut that'll only be available at our summer festival, and even then only if you're near the front of the queue!
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on sale at the 16th Dream festival

The NoMen +
Blue Giant Zeta Puppies
I Hear A New World

I Hear A New World

Joe Meek's bizarre 1959 concept EP, lovingly destroyed by The NoMen, with a little help from their Zeta Puppy friends. Released in partnership with Topplers Records. We'll have about 80 copies at the 16th Dream and..er..that's it
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free to everyone the 16th Dream festival

Swordfish and the Toad
Decade/Decayed - the edited mixes

Decade/Decayed - the edited mixes
Swordfish and the Toad

Astralasia's Marc Swordfish has been let loose on the FdM archives - this free CD is just a taster for what's to come...
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on sale late-July

Fuchsia
Fuchsia

Fuchsia
Fuchsia

FdM's first-ever full-blown reissue and it's the classic album from 1971 - but it's going to be more than that - quite a bit more, in fact (we may be half-soaked but don't do half-measures round here).
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on sale late-July

Sendelica
Cromlech Chronicles III

Cromlech Chronicles III
Sendelica

Sendelica will be back just in time for the 16th Dream festival, and with a harder edge for this latest installment in their Welsh chronicles. As it's Part 3, It'll have a 3D front cover and it'll come as a set of three 10" records - all just for the hell of it.
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available late-July 2018

various artists
A Gathering Of The Fish

A Gathering
Of The Fish
various artists

good grief, yet another free compilation CD for FdM club members - this time to go out with orders for our July vinyl releases - if you're not in the club yet...well, perhaps you should be.
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gig - May 12, 2018

Fruits de Mer
goes to Glastonbury

FdM's 10th birthday party

We're going to celebrate with our first trip to the King Arthur pub in Glastonbury and a line-up packed with friends of the FdM label - I'd say everybody's welcome but all the tickets are already sold
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on sale at Glastonbury

Tir na nOg
Hall Of Mirrors

Hall Of Mirrors
Tir na nOg

Leo and Sonny are recording two new songs (well, one from 50 years ago, the other from over 90!) for a ludicrously-limited 7" lathe-cut that will only be on sale at Glastonbury
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on sale at Glastonbury

The Honey Pot/
Icarus Peel's Acid Reign

Icarus Peel's Acid Reign
The Honey Pot

A Glastonbury exclusive - new tracks by two of the bands playing our birthday bash...and it's a super-limited lathe-cut with a difference - a 5" disc in a different kind of packaging
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on sale at our 2018 gigs

Moonweevil
Verticle Tide

Verticle Tide
Moonweevil

We'll have just 100 copies of a new and seriously 'out there' instrumental album from Moonweevil, aka Rob Appleton, the man behind Cranium Pie
What's more, every copy will include a CD of the album along with a whole bunch of bonus tracks
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on sale at our 2018 gigs

The Pretty Things
The Same Sun
orange vinyl

The Same Sun
The Pretty Things

We'll have a limited-run of The Pretty Things' latest and already sold-out single - on orange vinyl - for sale at Glastonbury and Cardigan. The band have a few copies, but other than that, it's a 2018 gig exclusive!
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free at our 10th birthday gig

Schizo Fun Addict
The Sun Yard

Schizo Fun Addict's 'The Sun Yard' album keeps picking up great reviews - it reappears in Glastonbury on exclusive red vinyl - free to everyone who comes along - with a valid ticket, of course (remember, this isn't your standard FdM release, it's available entirely thanks to the generosity of Schizo Fun Addict, to celebrate our 10th anniversary)
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on sale May 2018

Dave Thompson
The Incomplete Angler
FdM club members edition

The Incomplete Angler
Dave Thompson
FdM club members edition

For club members, there'll be a version of Dave's book that looks remarkably similar - and is (but with one or two extras)
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on sale May 2018

Mark McDowell
Dark Weave

Dark Weave
Mark McDowell and Friends

Mark is in a race against time to get a first pressing of his latest album on vinyl ready for Glastonbury. Limited to 300 copies (on green vinyl), 'Dark Weave' is full of lovely baroque sounds.
It'll have the catalogue number Friends of the Fish 24, Mark is selling copies direct by mail order and (fingers crossed) at the gig
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available May 2018

Ilona V
The missing FdM single

The missing FdM single
Ilona V

to tie-in with Dave Thompson's book, we delve into the FdM archives and find a four-track EP that wasn't there, for inclusion in a members club edition of 'The Incomplete Angler'
more news soon
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on sale late-April 2018

Permanent Clear Light
Maurice N'est Pas La

Maurice N'est Pas La
Permanent Clear Light

Finns ARE like they used to be - only better than ever - Permanent Clear Light are back on FdM, with three new tracks
We'll be taking pre-orders from the beginning of March
More Info

on sale late-April 2018

various artists
Goldfish

Goldfish
10 years of FdM on vinyl

How do you celebrate surviving 10 years without know what the hell you're doing? With something suitably ill-conceived and overblown, of course...a triple LP of tracks drawn from FdM's back-catalogue. We'll be taking pre-orders from the beginning of March
More Info

on sale late-April 2018

various artists
the little goldfish

the little goldfish
various artists

a late addition to 'Goldfish', with its own catalogue number, a 7" that will be included with all copies of the 3LP set
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available late-April 2018

various artists
Sideshows By The Seashore

Sideshows By The Seashore
various artists

a free compilation CD for FdM club members who order our late-April vinyl releases - we're all heart (or something like that). More news soon
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on sale now

Dave Thompson
The Incomplete Angler

The Incomplete Angler
Dave Thompson

10 years of Fruits de Mer Records - Goldmine's Dave Thompson reveals the whole, sorry story in a book that puts the paper into paperback
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...and a few releases from 2017 we still have in-stock - check out our SHOP page for details...

on sale now

The Honey Pot
Ascending Scales
special edition

Ascending Scales
the Honey Pot

Icarus Peel and co have produced an extended version of our 100th vinyl release - so extended we're going to release it as a 3CD set, with lots of added special guests who didn't make the original party, including Tir na nOg, Beau, Jim Milne from Tractor, Ted Selke, Jay Tausig and Marc Swordfish!
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on sale now

Anton Barbeau
Heaven Is In Your Mind

Heaven Is In Your Mind
Anton Barbeau

one of my absolute favourite singers, Anton Barbeau is back on Fruits de Mer with a cracking four-track EP of three covers and a new Ant track; Big Star's 'September Gurls' is among the tracks on there - probably one of my top 10 favourite songs ever
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on sale now

Us and Them
Fading Within The Dwindling Sun

Fading Within The Dwindling Sun
Us and Them

On our first 10" release, Us and Them have put together a five-tracker that means a great deal to me - reinterpreting some of The goddess-like Sandy Denny's best moments on record; only Britt from Us and Them could do this, in my opinion, and she does it beautifully - I hope you'll enjoy it too.
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