Tune in on Friday, December 1st @ 2pm when Bartleby speaks with ZUM Audio co-founder, George Chen, ahead of the KALX Co-Announce show at Thee Stork Club celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the label on December 2nd.
ZUM is a record label and curated mail order based in Los Angeles. ZUM has been a continual resource for music fans throughout the past two decades. Focusing on their record label since 1998, ZUM has produced over 40 releases from artists around the world. Started by siblings George Chen (Los Angeles) and Yvonne Chen (Portland) first as a Bay Area-based fanzine.
Appearing on the 2nd will be Growing, My Heart an Inverted Flame, Marshall Trammell & Paul Costuros Duo, Somnambulists, and visuals by Melanie Marie.
To mark this anniversary, the latest Zum Audio Vol. 5 compilation was released in a double-CD format as well as on digital. It sets out to survey present-day experimental electronics, drone, hardcore, and mutant pop.