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Zoom Up! CDs arrived

Will be sent out to all pre-orderers on saturday 17th. Got yours yet? they’re running low here   or get in touch if you don’t like bandcamp Advertisements

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New download/upcoming CDR…ZOOM UP!!!

Exactly 24 years of Ashtray Navigations is commiserated with…a new album! First for 2018. Digital available right now, CDR version upcoming in a couple of weeks but available for pre-order. Usual shiny mountain of FM, digital and analogue synthesis, rivmic … Continue reading

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Shows this week with Laraaji, Cam Deas Videodrones and Dinosaur Jr!

As we get towards Christmas, we’re finishing off the year with a couple of shows. Tomorow night in Copenhagen with Laraaji, Cam Deas and Videodrones. It’s being put on by the nice people at Festival of Endless Gratitude and will … Continue reading

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Italian shows! Turin, Milan and Bologna Nov 2nd-4th

We’re grateful and proud to announce that Ash Nav has been awarded a STEP Beyond travel grant from the European Cultural Foundation to enable us to play in Italy in November, with the assistance of Giardiano Magnetico and Islands collective! … Continue reading

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Upcoming gigs Manchester and Leeds

Got these coming up really soon! Hope some of you can make it. Andrea Pensado, Ashtray Navigations + Jason Williams Wharf Chambers, 23-25 Wharf Street, Leeds, United Kingdom Thurs Sep 07 2017 Carla Dal Forno, The World, Hiro Kone, … Continue reading

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Gig with Housewives tonight in Leeds @Wharf Chambers

We’re playing a show with Housewives (Rocket Recordings) tonight at Wharf Chambers in Leedstonight, along with D. Glare (Opal Tapes). We’re on about ten to nine. Hope to see you there. Tickets are still available here: Continue reading

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Two new albums…Epson’s Bladder Salts and Insert Genre Here

First Ashtray full length of 2017. Its been a while (for us), so there’s two come at once. One is mostly long pieces slowly constructed over mid-2016, plus a tune you may have heard us play live. The other is … Continue reading

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Live with Limpe Fuchs at Delius Art Centre, Bradford on May 20th!

Yes, Ashtray Navigations will be the mysterious “plus one more” at this amazing-looking event in Bradford next week. Hope we haven’t spoiled the surprise/shock for anyone. Seriously, this will be great.  INFO

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Ashtray Navigations “Creep” 1995 cassette crawls out from oblivion.

Digital revival of a rare and creepy 1995 cassette, previously released on the mighty Minneapolis-based E.F.Tapes imprint (thanks Emil, if yer listening). Released almost exactly 22 years ago when analogue was affordable, the 21st century was science fiction and even … Continue reading

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New MORAL HOLIDAY album “Negative Anthropology”…first in six years!

Our garage-synth/power electrono-pop/analogue-distortion-and-howl-core/whatever (invent your own genre blah blah blah) side project returns! Four actual songs with actual lyrics recorded on actual cassette during the Easter break. Digital available now, the CDRs (which should look very nice!) will be sent … Continue reading

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