We are beyond honored to have a 10 page spread in the new issue of ANP Quarterly out this month! Though the interview is over 2 years old the content focuses on the origins of Dark Entries where Josh Cheon spent his youth dancing to new wave and goth in New York City and the riding around backwoods of Pennsylvania with a boom box on his lap. Thanks to Damon Way for asking thoughtful questions and connecting the dots between Josh’s record collecting past and where he’s at now with Dark Entries.
Portraits and Interview with Josh Cheon by Damon Way
Images courtesy of the bands and Dark Entries
Operating in the hazy underground of San Francisco, a[...]
This month Dark Entries will be releasing records of two UK DIY Post-Punk musicians.
Thomas Leer and Joe Crow. Leer released his debut 7″ “Private Plane/International” in 1978 in a limited run of 650 copies that quickly sold out after being named Single Of The Week by NME and championed by John Peel. We added 2 bonus tracks and expanded the 7″ to the 12″ format for this reissue with original artwork, never before seen photos and liner notes on a newsprint insert.
Joe Crow released his debut single, “Compulsion/Absent Friends” i 1981 on Cherry Red Records and an edited version of “Compulsion” later appeared on the ‘Pillows and Prayers’ compilation in 1982. Covered by Martin Gore of Depeche[...]
This month is Women’s History Month, and to celebrate Dark Entries will be releasing records from pioneering Greek musician, Lena Platonos and the Danish trio Moral, led by captivating lead singer Hanne Winterberg.
Platonos, who remains active today, began playing the piano at a very young age, and after years of studying in Vienna and Berlin, returned to her native Greece to release her first collaborative album in 1981. Dark Entires will be re-issuing Gallop, her second solo record, which when it was released in 1985 was ahead of its time, both thematically and sonically.
Moral released their debut mini-album, “Dance of Dolls’ in 1981, followed by “Whispering Sons’” in 1982. After lives tours with Monochrome Set and Nico, the[...]