Featured Releases


Rough
by HC-B


Tristes Tropiques

by Todd Tobias


Les Limbes

by Les Limbes


Axis Swim Scar
by The October Solution


Latest News & Features

HC-B’s Epic New Album “Rough” Released

Hidden Shoal is excited to announce the release of Rough, the epic new album by serpentine instrumental rock band HC-B, which includes slow-burning single ‘Deux’. On Rough, HC-B’s dexterous handling of dynamics and structure recalls fellow artisans of epic such as...

Doomed Love & Sea Monsters – New Music Video from The October Solution

The new video and single from The October Solution is here! Last month we shared some exciting production stills from the shoot of ‘Lost’, and now the video is ready to blow your mind. Produced by CINEMÂCHÉ (Daniel Principe of Studio Sunkie), the video “tells the tale...

Erik Nilsson ‘On and Onward’ – Stream & Download

Hidden Shoal is proud to announce the release of the stunning new track ‘On and Onward’ by Erik Nilsson, the first single from his forthcoming album Hearing Things (30th July 2015). The track is available for streaming via SoundCloud and download at BandCamp. The...

Featured Track – Hotels ‘The Heart That Hears Like A Bat’

‘The Heart That Hears Like A Bat‘ is a song as wonderful as its title, a gorgeously shadowy piece of film noir Bond pop. Tremolo guitars and vibraphone shimmer over the inimitable Hotels rhythm section like moonlight on a swimming pool, while Blake Madden...

Kramies Live at the Grand Theatre in Angers, France (Video Trailer)

We have a wonderful video trailer to share with you taken from Kramies‘ performance at the Grand Theatre in Angers, France in April. The full show with Kramies and wonderful french outfit A Singer Must Die was filmed by French producer Jerome Cassou and screens...

Zealous Chang Signs To Hidden Shoal

We’re very excited to be able to welcome the wonderful Zealous Chang to the Hidden Shoal family! Zealous Chang, led by James Utting-Webb (aka Jimmy Chang), has been pouring sonic pleasure over Perth and Melbourne audiences during the last couple of years...

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Latest Reviews

Kramies ‘The Fate That Never Favored Us’ Reviewed at Crackling Vinyl

“Dutch born but Colorado based musician Kramies, has been concocting his brand of intimate and heartfelt songs for quite some time now, and it’s a trend he has continued with as per his latest Hidden Shoal single; ‘The Fate That Never Favoured Us’. Having opened...

HC-B “Rough” Reviewed at Tomatrax

“Sicilian quintet HC-B have brought out album number three, consisting of 5 very long experimental instrumentals going for a total of 40 minutes. The great thing about this album is, while it is completely instrumental, the different musical elements manage to...

Todd Tobias “Tristes Tropiques” Reviewed at Ambient Blog

“For Tristes Tropiques (‘Sad Tropics’), Todd Tobias “sought to evoke far-fung places where indigenous cultures have either vanished or are in the process of being swallowed up by an ever-expanding global civilization”. The inspiration for this album (as well as...

Todd Tobias ‘Suvarnabhumi’ Reviewed at Life Is Noise

“Something lurks beneath the lush melancholia of this first track from Todd Tobias’ forthcoming Tristes Tropiques. The imagery in my head is organic yet machinic, like a Vangelis-scored nature documentary.” - Life Is Noise Related Items:Todd Tobias...

HC-B ‘Deux’ Reviewed at The Modern Folk Music of America

“hc-b is a sicilian post-rock band whose third album, ‘rough’, is due out on hidden shoal in june. on the lead single ‘deux’, their music builds and swells to dizzying, pulse pounding heights, guitars swirling around each other before...
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