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Dirty Beaches – Elizabeth’s Theme on Weird Canada

Dirty Beaches – Elizabeth’s Theme on Weird Canada

A lovely write-up on our Elizabeth’s Theme 7″ by Dirty Beaches from the excellent site Weird Canada!

KFB Movie Night at the Electric Owl! A Taste Of Honey / The Leather Boys


Tomorrow night I will be screening two movies at the Electric Owl on Main St in Vancouver! Come out and watch a Rita Tushingham double bill for A Taste Of Honey and The Leather Boys. Best part? It’s FREE!!! There will be popcorn too! (Vegan popcorn also available!)

I will also be DJing and I made a mix too, 18 songs in high quality mp3 with art!



Tim The Mute at the Main St Vinyl Fair in Vancouver

I attended the Main Street Vinyl Fair a few weeks ago, and here I am showing off one of my many excellent finds! Thanks for the interview, Charles!

KFB012: Apollo Ghosts – Night Witch


Hey if you are a singles club subscriber and you didn’t get your apollo ghosts record from me at the christmas party, come pick it up! If you are having your singles club shipped, I’ll be doing the first mailout pretty soon with a bonus treat!

Here is the Apollo Ghosts 7″


Listen to it on

Subscribe to the singles club!

p.s. I know these are a record behind now, but it’ll probably straighten up around march!

Merry Christmas!


photo by Steve Louie

Hope you all had a lovely Christmas!

Our party was a lot of fun and thank you SO much to everyone who came out!

There were 9 bands and a christmas 7″ by myself and Old Phoebe. Lots of vegan noms too!

oh my gosh you shoulda seen it!

ok you can! Check out Steve Louie’s photos HERE

KFB Christmas Party 2012!


Hey guys! Come out to KFB’s 5th annual Christmas party! It is on December 21st at Lanalou’s here in Vancouver. Tickets available at Dandelion, Neptoon, Red Cat and Zulu as well as our webstore. The price of admission includes tasty vegan foodstuffs and a limited 7″ vinyl single of Christmas tunes by myself and Old Phoebe. The bands are all really great too! B-Lines, Slam Dunk, Dead Ghosts, Capitol 6, Eeek!, Village, Pups (with Rose Melberg!), and Zen Mystery Fogg (all the way from New Orleans!). There are only 65 tickets available so go buy one! Ho Ho Ho I also heard Santa Claus himself may be making an appearance!!!

Tim The Mute – VGN SXE XMASX

Christmas is one month away today so Ryan and I went out and shot a video for this years Kingfisher Bluez Christmas 7″ single!


This is the first of many yearly holiday singles!

This limited-edition 1-sided vinyl also features “Christmas For Christmas” by Vancouver Island anti-folk heroes Old Phoebe.
All proceeds go to charity and each year we will release a new building on the cover of the record, so you can build your own Christmas village as you collect them all!

This year, sales will benefit 1-800-SUICIDE and Crisis Centre BC.

Order the 7″ from our online shop now!

KFB008 Xiu Xiu’s Quagga 7″, first look

KFB008 Xiu Xiu's Quagga

Hey look! The Xiu Xiu 7″s are here, I will be prepping them to ship this week. Woop!


KFB6001: Feels Good!

KFB6001: Feels Good!

I am up tonight assembling and numbering the new Eeek! mini-LP and I couldn’t be more proud. It’s KFB’s first 12″ as well as our biggest run yet, at 500 copies!

These will be hitting the stores soon and I’ll be posting updates as it gets closer to being available.

Until then, watch the video for Potential!

buy the Potential 7″ HERE

order Move Real Slow HERE and get it sometime soon.

Now Available! KFB011: Dirty Beaches- Elizabeth’s Theme

Dirty Beaches- Elizabeth’s Theme 7″s now available for pickup for local members of our SINGLES CLUB.

Sorry I look so tired but I’ve been up numbering and stamping all these records!