There’s a great sense of kinship and mutual respect between us and the good people at Consouling Sounds. The release we’re announcing today is a manifestation thereof.

9000 Records (by Consouling) and Hypertension Records are joining forces to release “Supertired” – the debut album by Belgium-based four piece SUPERGENIUS.

While the band name might not sound familiar, the band members and their pedigree will. They’ve been around in bands like Oathbreaker, Wiegedood, Rise and Fall and Beecher. Markedly different from the output of the aforementioned bands, SUPERGENIUS delves into the musical pool that shaped these guys’ record collections and musical outlook.

Our shared fondness of how SUPERGENIUS draws on influences from indie and punk bands spanning the last three decades of alternative music made “Supertired” the album both labels wanted to embrace. The music has a familiar ring to it, but at the same time sounds fresh and inspired.



ABSENT IN BODY – “The Abyss Stares Back” series


We are pleased to announce the release details of the fifth and final installment of ‘The Abyss Stares Back’ series.

The unique collaboration between Scott Kelly (Neurosis), Mathieu Vandekerckhove (Syndrome/Amenra) and Colin H. van Eeckhout (Amenra/CHVE) is a twenty minute opus entitled ‘Absent In Body’.

The record will be limited to 500 vinyl copies, and will be released via Hypertension on January 20, 2017. Only a limited amount for sale (other copies for abyss subscribers, just a few boxed sets left on black)

 Pre-order 26/12 at 12.00 CET through our store.


Pre-order The Dancer by Cocaine Piss!

forsiteWe teased you with two singles earlier this year. Now you can get your copy of The Dancer, Cocaine Piss’ debut full length recorded and mastered at Electrical Audio in Chicago by Steve Albini.

Will you go for Multicolour Glittershitstorm, Pink Weirdo, Black Speedo, Die Hard Plastic Plants, Average Romance or This Is No Fashion Show? Find out which limited edition pre-order package suits you best here:

Pre-orders start at Noon – Sept. 2nd 2016.

Toon Baele (aka MartiKooVideo) made this cool teaser for Ugly Face On, the opening track of the album: