Flat $5 Shipping on Any Order!

      No products in the cart.

Torn Light Records
356 Ludlow Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45220

Monday - Saturday
11:00AM - 8:00PM

11:00AM - 5:00PM

Showing 1–48 of 653 results





Filter by

Filter by

Showing 1–48 of 653 results

  • Cut Out – Interlude With Fun Machine
    $17.00 | , Add to cart

    Interlude with Fun Machine relies on textures, patterns, found sounds, presets, rhythm boxes, inversion of background and foreground elements, and the very deadpan sense of humor of Steve Fisk [...]

  • Mr Hageman – Twin Smooth Snouts
    $9.00 | , Add to cart

    Oddly distorted guitars, mangled erhu, manipulated violas, unrecognizable African percussion, bouncy Hagemanizer™, bizarre noises, and found nonsense looped, stretched, chopped, sped up, and [...]

  • Glands Of External Secretion – Northern Exposure Will Be Right Back
    $9.00 | , Add to cart

    A surreal scrapbook collage of songs, sounds, and manipulated noise by singer–songwriter Barbara Manning and founder of Bananafish magazine S. Glass. With many excerpts from Glass’s early ’80s [...]

  • Can’t – New Secret
    $10.00 | , Add to cart

    Recorded at 3 Beacon St 2003-2004 by Jessica Rylan

  • RRR-1000 (20 Artists-50 Lock Grooves Each)
    $20.00 | , Add to cart

    20 artists + 50 lock grooves each = 1000 lock grooves. Absolute insanity

  • Crank Sturgeon – Upon My Discovery Of The Huso Dead Pan Lair
    $11.00 | , Add to cart

    True auditory weirdness from the ever elusive Crank Sturgeon

  • Cathode Terror Secretion – Spectre Of History’s Design
    $11.00 | , Add to cart

    First and only Full length LP from the Masters of Digital Destruction.

  • Jackson-Pratt – A Romantic Phenomenon
    $9.00 | Add to cart

    A leader in the new wave of heavy American sound, New York’s Jackson-Pratt unleashes a fully formed freak-out of blistering beauty and razor-sharp precision that deftly shapes a diverse array of [...]

  • Wasteland Jazz Unit – Mind Obscured
    $9.00 | Add to cart

    Wasteland Jazz Unit presents a mind-frying monolith of brain-scrambled haze and searing screech bursting forth from the psychic fog of Cincinnati’s Jon Lorenz (sax, electronics) & John Rich [...]

  • Alex Cunningham – As Slow as the Stream
    $12.00 | Add to cart

    “After several stand out collaborative releases, including a duo LP with Mark Shippy and another duo LP with Claire Rousay, violinist Alex Cunningham returns to solo form with As Slow as [...]

  • Ted Byrnes – Tactility CD
    $12.00 | Add to cart

    The first release from our CD imprint, ARKEEN – a 7 track, 30 minute full length from Los Angeles based Ted Byrnes. Percussive abuse and aural assault. Fragmented time creating spaces [...]

  • Josh Landes – Provincial Electronics CD
    $10.00 | Add to cart

    Josh Landes (Limbs Bin) first release under his own moniker, and not the latter. An unmasking of a somehow familiar character, Provincial Electronics is a soliloquy for the burnt but still sharp. [...]

  • Ted Byrnes – Moving My Body Through Space CD
    $12.00 | Add to cart

    Recognized as a skilled and sought after collaborator, Ted Byrnes solo albums cast a wide net that capture Byrnes’ adventurous and omnivorous approach to solo percussion. An alumnus of [...]

  • Arkeen – 4 CD Bundle
    $30.00 | Add to cart

    Bundle of our first four ARKEEK discs! Ted Byrnes – Tactility Ted Byrnes – Moving My Body Through Space Josh Landes – Provincial Electronics Alex Cunningham – As Slow as [...]

  • Marv – Keyboard Suite I
    $18.00 | , , Add to cart

    LTD 12″ LP There’s a body of water in the woods near Carrboro. Dappled light on the trail leads you to it. Crunch of leaves underfoot. A river feeds the swimming hole where people plunge, [...]

  • Roadhouse – Aladdin Sales
    $20.00 | , Add to cart

    ALADDIN SALES — the debut 12″ from Southern Indiana producer “Roadhouse” — is a 14-song tapestry of home recording workouts with a wide palate of approaches, ranging [...]

  • It Is Dead – A Place Of Darkness
    $8.00 | , Read more

    IT IS DEAD is self-proclaimed “cryptsludge” – a newly minted subgenre mixing the droning distortion of sludge with the existential dread of dark ambient and the tortured vocals of black metal, [...]

  • Kaltrunner – Dirteater II
    $8.00 | , Add to cart

    After multiple self-published digital only albums, Atlanta based artist KALTRUNNER joins the AA family with his first physical release titled “Dirteater II.” Over 30 minutes and 5 tracks, [...]

  • Kid Overdrive – Get Equipped
    $14.00 | , Read more

    15 years ago KID OVERDRIVE released an album of Mega Man covers collecting some of the best tracks pulled from multiple games in the legendary franchise. Performed in a raucous punk fashion with [...]

  • Iota Leonis – The Third Star Of Right Wall Of Supreme Palace Enclosure
    $8.00 | , Add to cart

    For the entirety of history, mankind has been fascinated and humbled by the incomprehensible immensity of the night skies and the universe contained within them. Eternally expanding and [...]

  • Johann Sebastian Bach – Partitas For Keyboard
    $9.00 | , Add to cart

    Three minor key partitas from the unrivaled master of the keyboard, re-imagined for synthesizers by Dante Augustus Scarlatti. Pro-dubbed yellow cassettes with black imprint

  • Hatsune Kaidan – Live!
    $22.00 | Add to cart

    This CD captures a live Hatsune Kaidan performance at O-Nest in Shibuya, Tokyo on May 3, 2013. Hatusne Kaidan is a Hijokaidan side project using the singing synthesizer Miku Hatsune. It [...]

  • Jojo Hiroshige – Triple Echo 2
    $22.00 | Add to cart

    Jojo Hiroshige’s 2017 follow-up to his first drone album, Triple Echo. Jojo Hiroshige was born in Kyoto on September 9, 1959. He founded the seminal noise group Hijokaidan in 1979, and the [...]

  • Jojo Hiroshige – Triple Echo
    $22.00 | Add to cart

    Released in 2016, this album is the first in a series of Jojo Hiroshige’s drone music. Jojo Hiroshige was born in Kyoto on September 9, 1959. He founded the seminal noise group Hijokaidan [...]

  • Jojo Hiroshige – Triple Echo 3
    $22.00 | Add to cart

    Part 3 of Jojo Hiroshige’s drone series, released in 2017. Jojo Hiroshige was born in Kyoto on September 9, 1959. He founded the seminal noise group Hijokaidan in 1979, and the independent [...]

  • Jojo Hiroshige / Haruo Ueda – Five Elements
    $22.00 | Add to cart

    Alchemy Records – ARCD-243 On this 2015 album, Haruo Ueda (electronics) and Jojo Hiroshige (guitar) collaborate on these tracks about the natural elements.

  • The Nihilist Spasm Band ‎– No Record
    $22.00 | Add to cart

    2016 CD remaster of The Nihilist Spasm Band’s first album, originally released in 1968. The NSB was formed in 1965 by a group of people who enjoyed music and wanted to play in a band. There [...]

  • Ryoko Ono – Alternate Flash Heads
    $22.00 | Read more

    Ryoko Ono is a Japanese saxophonist, flutist, composer, and recording artist specializing in improvised music and works for saxophone and electronics. She plays in a wide range of genres, not [...]

  • Hijokaidan – 乾為天
    $22.00 | Add to cart

    Released in 2019, this CD is part of the Alchemy Records Special Edition Series. Hijokaidan is a Japanese noise band, formed in Kyoto in 1979 by Jojo Hiroshige and Naoki Zushi, marking the first [...]

  • The Nihilist Spasm Band – Vol. 2
    $22.00 | Add to cart

    2016 CD remaster of original release by Music Gallery Editions, 1978. Recorded live at the Toronto Music Gallery, February 4th 1978. The NSB was formed in 1965 by a group of people who enjoyed [...]

  • Abe Kaii – S/T
    $22.00 | Add to cart

    2017 CD reissue, originally released on cassette in 1982. Alchemy Records – ARCD-257

  • Che-Shizu – I Can’t Promise
    $22.00 | Add to cart

    2015 remaster of this album, recorded between August 24, 1983 and September 9, 1984. Originally released on LP by Zero Records on December 25, 1984. Tracks 12 & 13 are bonus live tracks, [...]

  • Hatsune Kaidan – Starring LeChat
    $22.00 | Read more

    Released in Japan in 2018. Hatsune Kaidan is a Hijokaidan side project using the singing synthesizer Miku Hatsune. It originally started with the album Hijokaidan 初音階段 before becoming its own [...]

  • Hatsune Kaidan – Best
    $22.00 | Add to cart

    2018 CD compilation of Hatsune Kaidan’s best tracks. Hatusne Kaidan is a Hijokaidan side project using the singing synthesizer Miku Hatsune. It originally started with the album Hijokaidan [...]

  • Circle X – Prehistory
    $50.00 | , , Add to cart

    Debut release from Louisville-originated Circle X. Important no-wave record to add to your collection. Index – LP FOUR 1983 US Media Condition – VG+ Sleeve Condition – VG, comes [...]

  • Jacqueline Humbert/David Rosenboom – Daytime Viewing
    $20.00 | , , Add to cart

    The 1979-80 collaborations of singer/designer Jacqueline Humbert and pianist/violist David Rosenboom, creating an engaging collection of electronic modern comp and spoken word. Unseen Worlds [...]

  • Russian Tsarlag / Secret Boyfriend – Split CS
    $13.00 | , Add to cart

    Russian Tsarlag and Secret Boyfriend are two of the most distinct and inimitable makers in the canon of the contemporary American “DIY” underground. In 2013, the two artists released an untitled [...]

  • Elastic Energy Ensemble – Missing Link
    $6.00 | Add to cart

    Portland, OR’s Elastic Energy Ensemble makes an absolutely stunning debut with Missing Link. The duo is comprised of Derrick Spotts (Flysch, Unseen Force) and Eren Guney (Energy Gradient) [...]

  • Systems & Magnetic Coroner – Patience Unfolds
    $6.00 | Read more

    Roughly two years in the making, this collaborative release between Magnetic Coroner and Systems showcases the high points of an experiment in sharing resources. A trade of original tape sources, [...]

  • Todd Anderson-Kunert – cold
    $6.00 | Read more

    A deep look into the work of Australia’s Todd Anderson-Kunert. Contemplative, delicate and deliberate. These are extremely minimal synthesizer arrangements, yet not ‘minimal [...]

  • Magnetic Coroner – Keeping In Touch
    $6.00 | Add to cart

    The Coroner returns with two pieces of tape music featuring recent submissions from the last couple years. An ode to our many forms of communiques, keeping us together amidst the hard times. [...]

  • Alex Cunningham – Pas De Deux
    $10.00 | Add to cart

    Our favorite string abuser, collage wrangler and St. Louis DOBER collaborator drops a haywire ride for us all to lean back with clenched monocle and fingers stretching left and right ears a wide. [...]

  • Crazy Doberman – Free LSD
    $10.00 | Read more

    drew davis, tim gick, john olson, jason filer, aaron zernack, paul baldwin, jessica billey, zeno ben-amotz

  • Crazy Doberman – The Royal Tuning Kit
    $10.00 | Read more

    Dober as minimal family squad / isolation pod containing DD, TG & Ludmila. Real PRIVATE experimentations of the gentle chaos variety. The starship touches down all over the map on this [...]

  • Kyle Flanagan/Tim Gick – Kyle Flanagan/Tim Gick
    $15.00 | Add to cart

    Upon engaging with these composite audio images rendered from the details reported, the listener becomes the 138th citizen. Left to ponder are the same questions that plagued citizens 1-137. Not [...]

  • Sachi Kobayashi – Imaginary Trip CS
    $13.00 | Add to cart

    Tokyo-based producer Sachi Kobayashi composed 𝐼𝑚𝑎𝑔𝑖𝑛𝑎𝑟𝑦 𝑇𝑟𝑖𝑝 as a travelogue: in her words, “[to] help listeners to imagine various aspects of Japan”. Primarily recorded at her home [...]

  • Limbs Bin – One Happy World LP Test Pressing
    $50.00 | Add to cart

    TEST PRESSING: “Kings of Drugs proclaim H.Sap insane as daylight radio waves fade. Survivors of Syrian Wars tell of video kiosks with torture tapes worldwide copyright Police Operational [...]

  • Space Afrika – Honest Labour
    $19.00 | , Add to cart

    Manchester UK’s Space Afrika make music of what they term “overlapping moments” – oblique mosaics of dialogue, rhythm, texture, and shadow, half-heard through a bus window on a rainy night. [...]