Woob – ULTRASCOPE : Time Paradox – gets full digital release includes Brand New Tracks

UPDATED (see end of post)

Previously only available via a download code in Ultrascope CD/T-shirt packages, Time Paradox is now available to all. The album is an alternate timeline take on the original, 7 of the 8 tracks are revisited with some subtle and not so subtle changes + there are now 3 additional new tracks with 2 of them brand new having not featured on the Ultrascope album in any form due to them being from the future. [Read more…]

Woob – Substrate Aluminium

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Above: Those grooves actually play Paradox III – that’s no mock up! The extra hole is a drive hole in the label area, used for engaging a special pin that prevents the disc from slipping on the turntable during the recording process.

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Having achieved a great tone earlier this year with a one off Vinyl cut and the saturated sounds of The Six Hundred I still felt there was more avenues to explore and after receiving various emails from frustrated listeners who missed out on that ‘Ultra Edition’ Vinyl a new series was born.

Substrate Aluminum (named after the core or substrate that is the foundation of the record) is the vinyl partner to ‘The 600’ but whilst those warm saturated sounds could be compared to the feeling of an old comfy sofa after a hard days work, Substrate Aluminum is like sound dipped in a vat of the most expensive, melted Swiss chocolate. It has a richness and warmth that is the perfect antidote to a world filled with speakers spewing out stinging insect like overcompressed treble and nothing else – a small victory in the battle against the Loudness War.

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