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NOTON | Limited CDs & Vinyls (Ultimae Record Shop)

NOTON | Limited CDs & Vinyls (Ultimae Record Shop)

Noton – Founded by Carsten Nicolai as a small imprint in 1994 – began its activities in 1996 with the release of Noto’s spin.
A collaboration with RasterMusic began the same year, and by 1999 the two labels had merged into Raster-Noton.

In 2017, Noton started working independently again by releasing Alva Noto’s entire back catalogue, and the label is currently planning releases for the future too. Ongoing projects and collaborations include: Noto, Alva Noto, Opto (Thomas Knak + Alva Noto), cyclo. (Ryoji Ikeda + Alva Noto), ANBB: Alva Noto + Blixa Bargeld, Alva Noto + Ryuichi Sakamoto, Anne-James Chaton + Alva Noto + Andy Moore, ø + Noto.

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Orbmag Label Ultimae Showcase

Orbmag | Ultimae feature

Newly launched magazine Orbmag features an Ultimae interview about the evolution of the ambient scene, our past experience, future projects and presents an exclusive mix by Claudio PRC.

Read on…

Giorgio Gigli

GIORGIO GIGLI | Moving Through Time EP (Eclectic Limited)

Italian maestro, Giorgio Gigli, makes his debut on Eclectic Limited with the spectacularly intelligent and timeless-to-be ”Moving Through Time EP” which features 3 original techno gems and a special remix of the mastermind Samuli Kemppi using parts of all 3 original tracks. Techno is eternal, with this EP being yet another solid proof.

Discover GIORGIO GIGLI | Moving Through Time EP (Eclectic Limited)


Blooming again…

A feeling of serenity slowly returning to the shop even though the administrative side is still in “recovery” mode.
Pop round for a cup of coffee and discover new records!
With our deepest gratitude for all your messages of support,
The Ultimae Team


Sad News | Ultimae burgled

The Ultimae shop and offices were burgled last weekend and sadly much has been stolen.
If you are expecting a reply from us do not hesitate to get in touch again.
We are doing our very best to resume normal activity as soon as possible.
Les bureaux et la boutique Ultimae ont été cambriolés le week-end dernier et malheureusement nous avons perdu beaucoup.
Si vous êtes en attente d’une réponse de notre part, n’hésitez pas à écrire à nouveau.
Nous faisons le maximum pour reprendre nos activités au plus vite.

With our warm regards,avec nos cordiales salutations
The Ultimae Team

NILS FRAHM | All Melody (Erased Tapes) - CD/2xLP

NILS FRAHM | All Melody (Erased Tapes) – CD/2xLP

For the past two years, Nils Frahm has been building a brand new studio in Berlin to make his 7th studio album titled All Melody.

Despite being confined within the majestic four walls of the Funkhaus, buried deep in its reverb chambers, or in an old dry well in Mallorca, All Melody is, in fact, proof that music is limitless, timeless, and reflects that of Nils’ own capabilities. From a boy’s dream to resetting the parameters of music itself.

” This record includes what I think sticks out and describes my recent musical discoveries in the best possible way I could imagine.”
Nils Frahm, October 2017

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A trip to Border 50 | Ultimae Showcase

March 3. 2018 | Zeiss Planetarium Bochum | Ultimae Showcase

Ultimae returns to the Zeiss Planetarium Bochum for a night of visual multiverses and space music performances by Mahiane, Scann-Tec, Focal and Master Margherita who will present brand new songs from his upcoming album “Border 50“.
Panoramic pop-up shop with Ultimae goodies and breakfast at dawn.

21:00 – 22:30 | Mahiane
22:30 – 22:45 | Intermission
22:45 – 00:45 | Master Margherita
00:45 – 01:00 | Intermission
01:00 – 02:30 | Focal
02:30 – 02:45 | Intermission
02:45 – 04:15 | Scann-Tec

Fee : 25 €
Book your tickets: Zeiss Planetarium Event Page

Zeiss Planetarium Bochum
Castroper Str. 67
44791 Bochum
E-Mail: info@planetarium-bochum.de

Tickethotline: 0221 – 280 214 (Ortstarif)
Mo. bis Fr. 8.00 – 20.00 Uhr, Sa., 9.00 – 18.00 Uhr, So. und Feiertags 10.00 – 16.00 Uhr


ALESSANDRO CORTINI | Avanti (The Point Of Departure) - 2xLP

ALESSANDRO CORTINI | Avanti (The Point Of Departure) – 2xLP

Alessandro Cortini inaugurates new imprint Point Of Departure with Avanti, the follow-up to his Forse triptych for Important Recs and two breakthrough LPs for Prurient‘s Hospital Productions.

Prior to making the record, Cortini rediscovered an archive of home videos made by his grandfather, who passed away a few years previously. The films, however, were missing one crucial element – the sound. So Cortini decided he would restore the miss-ing audio in his own way, by composing a musical accompaniment to the footage.

Avanti is rich in anomalies and irregularities – much like our memories – which Cortini let creep into his compositions by recording live on a single synthesiser, the EMS Synthi AKS, without overdubs. “Just like the films, there are errors and mistakes in the music, some of which became the theme and some which are peculiar things that happen once or twice,” he says.

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Silent Season 10 Year Collection (2007-2017)

Silent Season 10 Year Collection (2007-2017)

The 10 year anniversary collection is now fully available at Ultimae Record Shop. It celebrates a decade of deeper electronic music. This special edition vinyl collection features artists whose music continues to inspire the Silent Season journey.

The #SSX10 artwork showcases elemental textures found in the natural environment around Vancouver Island. The vinyl is a smokey grey colour and comes in a 10 year anniversary jacket with the tree of life. There are two colour editions for the jacket, dark & light. Sharing a vision with a family of artists from around the world, we hope you enjoy the collection. Sit back, close your eyes and listen.

Discover the Silent Season 10 Year Collection