Scissors for Sparrow - recorded.
The Ringtone Society
(Melbourne International Arts Festival; 2006)
Ringtones: slow key, miniature action, crib, paw/claw and castro. Find them via the Australian Ringtones gallery.
Mess + Noise CD 4
(Mess + Noise/Feral Media; 2006)
Track: Castro (mini version!). Compilation featuring 18 tracks of mostly unreleased/exclusive music from artists such as Tunng, Barrage, and Faux Pas. ii also appear on the disc. 1000 copies only; free with issue 9 of the magazine.
Emergent / Cyclic Defrost #13/14
(Cyclic Defrost/Sound Quality/Noise; 2006)
Track: Youth with a (tele)vision. Compilation of out-pop/experimental/everything, included with the bumper double-issue of Cyclic Defrost (also featuring Scissors for Sparrow interview here); co-curated by Sound Quality on ABC Radio National, and Noise 2006. Other artists include Aleks and the Ramps and Moving Ninja.
There are five Scissors for Sparrow ringtones available via Candyspace.tv. Visit their website for more details; you can find the ringtones under 'Audio', then 'Sound Works'. Nerds take note - they also have a WAP site.
(Feral Media; 2005)
Limited edition remix EP by Sydney collective Underlapper, featuring Scissors for Sparrow remix of 'Child Bearing Flies'. Listen here.
Plastic Cotton Tree
(Feral Media; October 2005)
Limited edition of 100, with wax-sealed envelope, hand-printed cloth bag and badge (pirate, mushroom, or leaf). 14 rare/unreleased/exclusive tracks, including Scissors for Sparrow’s tune Top of the Hill, Bottom of the Valley - Uhh!.
Disc, bag & badges designed by Sopp.
(Self-released; August 2005)
Six tracks, 20 minutes. A special, short-run tour souvenir EP from Sydney tour ’05. Now available as a download only, from the iTunes Music Store. See the Cyclic Defrost interview for a preview.
(Southern Winter) Northern Summer
(Feral Media; 2005)
Scissors for Sparrow track 'Bed Day!' included on this beaut label sampler, featuring artwork by Sopp Collective. A limited edition release.
Dizzy Donor (9 musics old + new)
Made especially for Sydney radio DJs (April '05).. packed in a colourfully-printed envelope!
Nice Dice (a bit of a retrospective)
A coat-full of new-fangled flourishes strewn amongst the fundamentals.
Listen: modulation (1:52) funny crap song (1:48)
Hula Hoop EP (by 'Yoke')
A short addendum to 'Sofa', with a decidedly folkier focus.
Sofa (by 'Yoke')
An enduring, 25-track experi-pop accident/incident. Curious.
Listen: swell (3:10) dead flowers grow (4:36)