Castle Face

I Don't Wanna Grow Up

Warm Soda

Released 21/04/17 Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. CF088CD

Within seconds of dropping the needle on I Don’t Wanna Grow Up one gets the feeling of being in good hands: an AP course in power-pop, delivered by Matthew Melton, with the confidence and...

Released 21/04/17 Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. CF088

Within seconds of dropping the needle on I Don’t Wanna Grow Up one gets the feeling of being in good hands: an AP course in power-pop, delivered by Matthew Melton, with the confidence and...

Exlpoded Globes: An Anotated Collection of Posters 1999-2016

John Dwyer

Released 07/04/17 Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. CF056

For the very first Castle Face book — a selection from the dusty vaults of John Dwyer’s prodigious poster output! Bold, brash, lovingly imperfect prints embellished with some stories of t...

Bunker Funk

Damaged Bug

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf087cv

UK exclusive colour vinyl crystal clear with 6 colour splatter.

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf087cd

Thee Oh See's John Dwyer must be the most prolific man around at the moment. Not satisfied with 2 amazing Oh See's albums last year he is back with another Damaged Bug album. The alien gl...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf087

Black vinyl

Animal I

Blank Square

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf084

When squirming black mold in a dingy Bayshore, CA, warehouse became sentient, creaked and took humanoid form it created Blank Square and their singularly oddpunk debut, Animal I - soundin...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf084cd

When squirming black mold in a dingy Bayshore, CA, warehouse became sentient, creaked and took humanoid form it created Blank Square and their singularly oddpunk debut, Animal I - soundin...

Crack An Egg

Pow!

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf081cd

Pow! continue their danse macabre in the laser glow of hi-beam synthesizers, with a new batch of synth-punk candy that will rot your teeth: Crack An Egg. Vacuum-sealed, chrome gleaming, p...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf081

Pow! continue their danse macabre in the laser glow of hi-beam synthesizers, with a new batch of synth-punk candy that will rot your teeth: Crack An Egg. Vacuum-sealed, chrome gleaming, p...

Once and Future Band

Once and Future Band

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. CF083

In the vapor trail of How Does It Make You Feel, the first track on this self-titled full length, one can smell the burnt ozone of a seventies-full-orchestra-nebula-pop-odyssey, the flake...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. CF083CD

In the vapor trail of How Does It Make You Feel, the first track on this self-titled full length, one can smell the burnt ozone of a seventies-full-orchestra-nebula-pop-odyssey, the flake...

An Odd Entrances

Thee Oh Sees

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf085rt

Rough Trade Coloured Vinyl 1,000 only Exclusive on Coke Bottle Green plus flexi with totally unreleased track with Download.

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf085cd

Rough Trade Exclusive with a Bonus 16 Track Castle Face Compilation CD featuring Damaged Bug, Pow, Thee Oh Sees, Zig Zags and more. From the same misty mountain top tape spool as August’s...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf085

Rough Trade Exclusive with a Bonus 16 Track Castle Face Compilation CD featuring Damaged Bug, Pow, Thee Oh Sees, Zig Zags and more. From the same misty mountain top tape spool as August’s...

Cold Hot Plumbs

Damaged Bug

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf050xxx

Limited Coloured Vinyl. Firefly Glass Edition Vinyl. Instore Only.

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf050cd

John Dwyer has a surprise... While everyone eagerly anticipates the next Oh Sees record, he's been working tirelessly in his synth laboratory, hand-crafting a follow-up to last year's neo...

Live In San Francisco

Feral Ohms

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. CF082CD

The white-hot set of Live In San Francisco not only features Feral Ohms’ shaggy guitar heroics captured directly to ferromagnetic medium for your grokking, but also happens to be their de...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. CF082

The white-hot set of Live In San Francisco not only features Feral Ohms’ shaggy guitar heroics captured directly to ferromagnetic medium for your grokking, but also happens to be their de...

A Weird Exits

Thee Oh Sees

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf080xxx

Limited Edition Coloured Vinyl. Murky Web Edition. Instore Only.

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf080

Comes with Rough Trade Exclusive Castle Face Bonus CD

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf080cd

Comes with Rough Trade Exclusive Castle Face Bonus CD

Mutilator Defeated At Last

Thee Oh Sees

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf055xxx

Limited Coloured Vinyl. Ultra Clear with Lead Splatter Vinyl Edition. Instore Only.

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf055cd

Here we have a new batch from Thee Oh Sees for your absorption - nine muscular tunes primed to pummel to. Last year's Drop was more schizophrenic, ranging from heavy to whimsical and back...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf055

Here we have a new batch from Thee Oh Sees for your absorption - nine muscular tunes primed to pummel to. Last year's Drop was more schizophrenic, ranging from heavy to whimsical and back...

Bangers Vs Fuckers

Coachwhips

Label Castle Face Genre Garage Cat no. cf052xxx

Limited White Vinyl. Instore Only.

Label Castle Face Genre Garage Cat no. cf052lp

Feeling listless? Falling asleep behind the wheel? Need a soundtrack for your backyard Fight Club (with the lucky possibility of a muddy mid-fight kiss)? We have just the thing: a fully r...

Get Ya Body Next To Mine

Coachwhips

Label Castle Face Genre Garage Cat no. cf041xxx

Limited Edition Gumball Splatter Vinyl. Instore Only.

Label Castle Face Genre Garage Cat no. cf041cd

Castle Face announces a loogie-shined re-release of Coachwhips' Get Ya Body Next To Mine on CD and vinyl! Following last year's reissue of Hands on the Controls, the label continues dusti...

Singles Collection Vol. 3

Thee Oh Sees

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf030xxx

Limited White Vinyl. Instore Only.

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf030

It's no secret that John Dwyer and Thee Oh Sees are prolific. We're not just talking full lengths, of which there are many, and recently...but the singles, splits, comps even books - once...

Floating Coffin

Thee Oh Sees

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf018xxx

Limited Coloured Vinyl - Half Nightmare, Half Blood Edition. Instore Only.

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf018cd

John Dwyer's crew roll in with the garage blast of I Come From the Mountain then drop the tempo and ramp up the distortion with Toe Cutter-Thumb Buster. From there on in it's a rollercoas...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf018

John Dwyer's crew roll in with the garage blast of I Come From the Mountain then drop the tempo and ramp up the distortion with Toe Cutter-Thumb Buster. From there on in it's a rollercoas...

Thee Oh Sees / Ty Segall

Thee Oh Sees / Ty Segall

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf004

Repress - edition of 1,000 copies.

Live In San Francisco

Thee Oh Sees

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf075cd

Finally you depraved Oh Sees freaks have something to take home with you when you lose your shoes and your girlfriend at the show. Put it on at home and pretend to wait in line for the ba...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf075

Finally you depraved Oh Sees freaks have something to take home with you when you lose your shoes and your girlfriend at the show. Put it on at home and pretend to wait in line for the ba...

Birth

Orb

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf076cd

The skies have opened and dropped a trio of kids from Geelong, Australia, packing some seriously futuristic sludge: ORB. A heaping helping of proto-metal chops meets paranoid sci-fi fanta...

King Leer

Male Gaze

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf077

"Weirdo-punk supergroup Male Gaze is back with nine new chunks of octave-pedal abuse and sultry croons with King Leer, their first proper long-player. This time around, the trio of Matt J...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf077cd

"Weirdo-punk supergroup Male Gaze is back with nine new chunks of octave-pedal abuse and sultry croons with King Leer, their first proper long-player. This time around, the trio of Matt J...

Particles

Mountains and Rainbows

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf074cd

Last summer, John Dwyer came back from an Oh Sees tour talking about a fantastic band he'd played with in Detroit called Mountains and Rainbows. What followed him home was a double-LP's w...

Running Out of Red

Zig Zags

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf072cd

Los Angeles-based bonehead savants Zig Zags are no-nonsense '80s style thrash with a magpie eye for deep-fried pop culture detritus. These guys give so few fucks while they are out rippin...

Gravity

synthetic ID

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf073lp

"Hermetically sealed punk broadcast from a bunker. This guitar is untying a knot of wires; vocals like watching a fight where two men exchange tit-for-tat face blows. Surgical drums; bass...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf073cd

"Hermetically sealed punk broadcast from a bunker. This guitar is untying a knot of wires; vocals like watching a fight where two men exchange tit-for-tat face blows. Surgical drums; bass...

Fools Gold

The Traditional Fools

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. itr284cd

The Traditional Fools were David Fox, Andrew Luttrell and Ty Segall. They splashed onto the underground music scene around 2006 with a no-frills, lo-fi, fun, sloppy brand of budget garage...

Good Bad Pretty

Deep Throats

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf062

"I was a kid, I took mushrooms to help me 'ease into things.' It was a perfect SF night [circa 1999]—warm and dimly lit, shit-and-piss-smelling Clarion Alley. A band took the eye-level bu...

Live In San Fransciso

Bronze

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cfr066cd

"For nine years they have been slowly simmering in a pot. For nine years I have been seeing them usurp every bill they have been on. I've never seen a bad Bronze show... they range from s...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cfr066

"For nine years they have been slowly simmering in a pot. For nine years I have been seeing them usurp every bill they have been on. I've never seen a bad Bronze show... they range from s...

Sunwatchers

Sunwatchers

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf070cd

Hard to pin down, harder to hold onto; bent circuit board snake charmers unfurl across hexagonal grids. A seemingly familiar sound, but then you realize you have your ear pressed against ...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf070

Hard to pin down, harder to hold onto; bent circuit board snake charmers unfurl across hexagonal grids. A seemingly familiar sound, but then you realize you have your ear pressed against ...

Fortress

Thee Oh Sees

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf068

Culled from the same sessions as the mighty 'Mutilator Defeated At Last', the 'Fortress' 7-inch is a heavy little bit of wax to bite into. The title track is backed by "Man in a Suitcase,...

Wake Up Applauding

Running

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf065cd

Running elbows in quick from the City of the Big Shoulders with Wake Up Applauding. Delivered loudly, dripping in unintelligible menace with the occasional flash of dark humor, their bath...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf065

Running elbows in quick from the City of the Big Shoulders with Wake Up Applauding. Delivered loudly, dripping in unintelligible menace with the occasional flash of dark humor, their bath...

On Nature

Naked Lights

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf069

Surrender yourself into Naked Lights' dark and intense orbit! From the first few seconds through to the end, On Nature is intensely addictive and welcomely unpredictable. Shades of post-p...

Live In San Francisco

Useless Eaters

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf064

Announcing a white-hot entry into Castle Face's Live in San Francisco series: Useless Eaters, recorded in the basement of vintage clothing store Vacation. "This show was bananas. When we ...

W-X

W-X

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf067

"I think of this record as kind of a 'Tim Presley reads his book on tape,' the story of life in Los Angeles flowing like the low moisture river that it is. The start is uphill, long and s...

In Triangle Time

Kelley Stoltz

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf060

Silver-tongued songsmith and true American treasure Kelley Stoltz presents a new collection of instant classics with just a hint more synthery than 2013's 'Double Exposure'. For those not...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf060cd

Silver-tongued songsmith and true American treasure Kelley Stoltz presents a new collection of instant classics with just a hint more synthery than 2013's 'Double Exposure'. For those not...

Split

The Space Lady and Burnt Ones

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf058

A totally far-out split release from unexpected corners: fave Hoosier-via-SF tripper transplants Burnt Ones sweet-talked the one and only Space Lady into a sharing an album, and the resul...

Early Years Anthlogy

The Fresh and Onlys

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf059

Since forming nearly a decade ago, The Fresh and Onlys have put out music through labels such as Mexican Summer, Sacred Bones, Captured Tracks, and Woodsist. For their latest album, howev...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf059cd

Since forming nearly a decade ago, The Fresh and Onlys have put out music through labels such as Mexican Summer, Sacred Bones, Captured Tracks, and Woodsist. For their latest album, howev...

Mirror Woods

Creeping Pink

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf053cd

"A fog of memories caught in the sun-flakes settling in the forest, a beautiful album indeed... [M]any glittering gems [are] woven into these tunes but one listen is not enough to see the...

Symbolic Dream

Warm Soda

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf054

Matthew Melton goes for the hat trick on Warm Soda's third LP, 'Symbolic Dream'. These vacuum-sealed and impeccably arranged power pop numbers are sure to please that teenage sweet tooth....

Fight Fire

Pow

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf049

POW! is re-chromed and ready to soundtrack your dystopian near future. Harsh neon synths battle with zipline guitars for space above a dark and teeming cityscape. Your guide is always in ...

Live In San Francisco

Destruction Unit

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf051cd

"I believe Destruction Unit to be one of the most important underground bands in America. The live shows vary from dense chaos to dumbstruck pandemonium. The volume is always colossal. Th...

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf051

"I believe Destruction Unit to be one of the most important underground bands in America. The live shows vary from dense chaos to dumbstruck pandemonium. The volume is always colossal. Th...

Live in San Francisco

Ty Segall Band

Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. cf045cd

By now you should know what you're in for here: an eardrum-toasting take to tape of the mighty Ty Segall Band, captured during two nights in San Francisco at the barely-pushing-medium-siz...