Read the 4 star MOJO review HERE!



Advance Base is new music by Owen Ashworth, formerly of Casiotone for the Painfully Alone. Advance Base songs have been described as "depressed," "lo-fi," & "pop."

The debut Advance Base album is called A Shut-In's Prayer & it was released in North America by Caldo Verde Records (CD) & Orindal Records (vinyl/digital). Tomlab Records released special edition CDs & LPs for Europe & UK.

All available merchandise, including t-shirts, vinyl records, & MP3s can be purchased from Orindal Records. You can also find Advance Base on iTunes.


Saturday, May 3, 2014, Grand Rapids, Michigan
Mike Adams at his Honest Weight
Advance Base
Empty Orchestra
at Founders (235 Grandville Ave. SW)
9:30PM $5

Monday, May 5, 2014, Chicago, Illinois
Mike Adams at his Honest Weight
Advance Base
Rob Jacobs
at Burlington Bar (3425 W Fullerton Ave)
9PM $7

Advance Base/Hello Shark Split 7" (PIAPTK)
Advance Base/Concern- "Traditionals" Split 7" (Orindal)
Advance Base- Our Cat 7" (Orindal)
Advance Base- A Shut-In's Prayer LP/CD (Orindal/Caldo Verde/Tomlab)
Advance Base- Instrumentals #1 tape (Orindal)
Various Artists- Casiotone Compilation 4 3" CD (Aotoao)
Various Artists- Business Selects Vol. 1 mixtape (The Business)
Various Artists- The Holidays Don't Have To Be So Rotten Vol. 3 mixtape (Flannelgraph)
Advance Base- The World Is In A Bad Fix Everywhere 7"/CD-EP (Orindal/Caldo Verde)
Advance Base- Tomorrow's Homes Today CS (Orindal)
Various Artists- The Rising Cost of Livin’ High and Lovin’ Hard: A Tribute to Kris Kristofferson 2LP (PIAPTK)
Various Artists- Tony Trimm Presents Charcuteries and Champagne mixtape
Various Artists- Songs For "Crap Kingdom:" A Young Adult Novel By DC Pierson mixtape



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Interviews & reviews:
Pittsburgh City Paper // Louisville Weekly // Pitchfork // Chicago Tribune // AV Club // CMJ // BuffaBLOG // Fake Plastic Tunes // Metro Times // Beats Per Minute // 405 // Music OHM // Prefix // Pop Matters // College Times // Grand Abandon //  SF Guardian // MOJO // Beats Per Minute/ // Modern Vinyl // Library Journal // Performer Magazine

Audio interviews:
Rainy Dawg Radio // Awkward Moments With Collin A. Bullock Podcast // Conversations With Matt Dwyer Podcast  // Low Times Podcast

Read my interview with Mark Kozelek (Sun Kil Moon, Red House Painters)



O. Ashworth P.O. Box 471432 Chicago, IL 60647 USA