2009 US Tour diary

Here is the tour diary… thanks a lot to everyone involved in it, it would have been quite hard (and no fun) without you!  

EMPAC performance review

An excellent review of the EMPAC performance on May 8 in Troy, NY, appeared on the Metroland newspaper and posted on the blog, here:

No Fun Festival (2009) Photos

There's plenty of photos of No Fun at Flickr, here is a slideshow compilation:


The Noise Precision Library store offers previously unreleased or rare Rafael Toral recordings, organized as mp3 Albums. Right now there are EIGHT albums available, from early live pieces to noisier…

circa 1999, newly discovered tape

    Newly discovered circa 1999 guitar session recorded for Violence of Discovery and Calm of Acceptance. An extremely rare recording of an intact studio performance take. Available as part…

New Website!

After a long wait, here's the new website, packed with new funcions and features, like: Website search engine RSS feeds Subscribers can download massive amounts of unreleased "tapes" New online…


Space Program ringtones now available, free!

Dan Warburton reviews Space Elements Vol. I

New review on Paris Transatlantic by Dan Warburton: "This is the third episode of Rafael Toral's projected epic Space Program, after 2006's Space (Staubgold) and last year's Space Solo 1…

Space Collective 2 NEW VIDEO

New SC2 video now online at YouTube, recorded at O Século, November 2002.  


LP and CD now available !   TAIGA 3 (200g transparent vinyl LP)     Staubgold 90 (digipak CD)   Featuring Rute Praça (cello), César Burago (percussion), David Toop (flute),…