ETCH is a NYC–based record label releasing experimental music by new artists.

DATE 
TIME 
Catalogue:

Grayscale textures and hypnotic arrangements, shifting between syncopated leftfield techno and tactile ambient. Composed through difficult times.

DATE 11.11.17
TIME 23:57:12

Four sketches of deceptively intricate ambience.

DATE 12.11.16
TIME 19:05:00

A sound narrative reconstructed from a box of found reel to reel tapes.

DATE 07.12.64
TIME 09:34:00

The first ETCH release. Two originals each from Yonsei and Bear Friend and two edits of each other's tracks.

DATE 11.11.16
TIME 24:32:54
ETCH004:
Tekken, “Endure”
ETCH003:
Gus, “Visitor”
ETCH002:
Yonsei, “Edmond”
ETCH001:
Yonsei & Bear Friend, “Untitled”
No.
Artist
Title
Tracklist
Description
Released
ETCH004
Tekken
Endure

A)

  1. Downtown Prayer (03:38)
  2. Hester Street (10:29)
  3. No Towers (02:20)
  4. Leaky Lifestyle (04:40)

B)

  1. Dead Tourist (06:59)
  2. Machinal (02:51)
  3. Joseph (06:37)
  4. Endure (05:16)

Grayscale textures and hypnotic arrangements, shifting between syncopated leftfield techno and tactile ambient. Composed through difficult times.


  • Produced, Mixed, Composed by Tekken
  • Mastered by Robert Szmurlo
10.05.18
ETCH003
Gus
Visitor

A)

  1. Afterimage (05:59)
  2. Decca (03:14)

B)

  1. Untitled (04:28)
  2. Crossover (01:59)

Four sketches of deceptively intricate ambience.


  • Produced, Composed by Gus
  • Mixed by KT Pipal & Gus
  • Mastered by Adam Straney
10.05.18
ETCH002
Yonsei
Edmond

A) Edmond (32:14)
B) Loops (27:45)

A sound narrative reconstructed from a box of found reel to reel tapes.


  • Produced, Mixed, Composed by Yonsei
  • Mastered by Adam Straney
09.25.17
ETCH001
Yonsei & Bear Friend
Untitled

A) Yonsei

  1. On That (05:21)
  2. Solomon (05:53)
  3. Bear Friend – At The Mall (Yonsei Edit)

B) Bear Friend

  1. At The Mall
  2. Trust Me
  3. Yonsei – On That (Bear Friend Edit)

The first ETCH release. Two originals each from Yonsei and Bear Friend and two edits of each other's tracks.


  • Produced, Mixed, Composed by Yonsei & Bear Friend
  • Mastered by Adam Straney
04.06.17