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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 https://allevents.in/leeds/andrea-pensado-ashtray-navigations-jason-williams/105055970208826 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: http://www.seetickets.com/event/housewives-support/wharf-chambers/1121382 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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New 3″ CDr/digital MACHINE COOKIN

New MACHINE COOKIN extended play! first ASHTRAY of 2017! Also a 3″ CDR version limited to 50 copies, now available. Not done one of them in a while! COOKIN! Available on bandcamp, or of you don’t bandcamp, email us. Also … Continue reading

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Supporting HEXA at Howard Assembly Room this Friday

If you’re out in Leeds this weekend, we’re supporting  HEXA (Xiu Xiu’s Jamie Stewart and Australian composer Lawrence English.) at Howard Assembly rooms on Friday 17th.  Hexa is “a sonic response to David Lynch’s The Factory Photographs.” It promises to … Continue reading

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New LP here! TO MAKE A FOOL ASK AND YOU ARE THE FIRST on Blackest Ever Black

Copies of our new LP have just arrived! We haven’t had time to add it to the shop yet but get in touch if you want one. It’ll be £12 plus postage from us. “Blackest Ever Black presents To Make … Continue reading

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Ashtray on the Beeb! Tomorrow!

We’ll be playing live on BBC Radio 3 tomorrow night, on Late Junction, if you’re up, tune in, or it’ll be on iplayer afterwards. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b07xhzyb “Late Junction is let loose in Southbank Centre, London, for a late-night party as part … Continue reading

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