Posts Tagged ‘ yndi halda

Happy 2011

It’s been awhile, but btv is alive and kicking, working hard behind the scenes on some releases for 2011 and beyond. A new etching has been done for the steven r. smith one-sided LP, so we’re expecting test pressings very very soon. Emperor X is hard at work at new songs. We’re not exactly sure what the final fate of everything is, but we’re excited. Lots of ideas for the vinyl issue of Damien Jurado’s Rehearsals for Departure that will happen in 2011. Lots of ongoing work for the re-issue of Starflyer 59’s Gold on vinyl in 2011. Planning a one-sided LP with A Lily, featuring James from Yndi Halda. A maxi single from neo-goths Low&Behold. And, finally, maybe?, a full-length from our South Korean friends Byul…


A Lily : A Sparrow in the Lemon Tree

James and Oliver from Yndi Halda are also in A Lily and they perform the song “A Sparrow in the Lemon Tree” along with Alastair Reid and Alexander Peterson during a practice session:

A Lily – OffBeat from BeatCast on Vimeo.


A Lily

I’d like to direct your attention to the A Lily website ( This is James Vella’s (Yndi Halda) side project and he has been hard at work on a follow-up release to his 2006 debut album wake:sleep and his 2008 3″ cdep I Dress My Ankles With God’s Sweetest Words (released around the same time as the Yndi Halda US tour).

There are also some more Yndi Halda demos in progress for the next record…