Ela Orleans & Dirty Beaches Double feature - ACLSR2


Your crumbling kitchen ceiling turned into that desert-like road you talked so much about. Like a mirage I shouldn’t believe in.

Born in Taiwan, Alex Zhang Hungtai (aka Dirty Beaches) grew up in North America. His music brings back to life the forgotten stories of a wild America of the 1960s, stories imprinted on scorched hope. .. READ MORE

Ela Orleans left her native Poland for Glasgow before settling in the vastness of New York. She takes us on a reverie of splendor and despair. This collection of pensive postcards from NYC is dedicated to night owls feeding on utopia and desolation.

The soundtrack of a trip, headlights off, the horizon clanging against corroded car metal. And your absence in the passenger seat.



Out June 21, 2011

Clear vinyl 12" + mp3
Silk-screened covers on recycled paper
1st press of 300 copies
2nd press of 250 copies
Co-released w/ La Station Radar


Side A: Ela Orleans

Tides and Shadows
In the night
I know

Side B: Dirty Beaches

God speed
Death valley
Don't let the devil find you
L train
A train


Artwork by Shawn Reed

Split-12" = Sorry, sold out