Rune Grammofon

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The Low Frequency in Stereo | Futuro

Unlike some of my fearless reviewers, I suffer from spells of apprehension when confronted by a Rune Grammofon release.
Rune Grammofon (2009)
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  March 03, 2009

Various Artists | Money Will Ruin Everything

Asked to describe his label Rune Grammofon's output, Rune Kristoffersen uncomfortably offers, "It's typically somewhere between improvised, electronic, contemporary . . . ," before fading off.
Rune Grammofon (2009)
By DEVIN KING  |  February 03, 2009

Review: Humcrush | Rest at World's End

Replete with bands who weave jazz, modern composition, and electronic music, the Rune Grammofon label captures a thriving scene of Norwegian improvisers and composers.
Rune Grammofon (2009)
By DEVIN KING  |  January 13, 2009

Paper Thin Stages

For their new album the band wrangle originally non-discrete material into 11 song-like morsels.
Magic Jar of Jar of Animal | Self-released
By DEVIN KING  |  July 08, 2008

Scorch Trio

Brolt! | Rune Grammofon
Brolt! | Rune Grammofon
By DEVIN KING  |  June 17, 2008

Guest lists

What small, private lists like this remind us is that big, honking institutional lists are largely fictions, mirages of a consensus that no longer exists, if it ever really did in the first place.
 What 30 of the Phoenix 's music critics liked this year
By PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  January 02, 2007