Richard Francis, bio, discography, bandcamp, contact



Solo
Richard Francis 'Combinations 2' CD (Glistening Examples, USA, 2015)
Richard Francis 'Combinations 1' CS (Entr'acte, Belgium, 2015)

Richard Francis 'Middles' CS (Banned Production, USA, 2014)
Richard Francis 'Waste Away / Nun's Murmer' lathe-cut 7" (CMR, New Zealand, 2013)
Richard Francis 'Warmth' CD (CMR, New Zealand, 2012)
Richard Francis 'Talking Machines' CS (Banned Production, USA, 2012)
Richard Francis 'Acid Songs' CS (Dungeon Taxis, USA, 2011)
Richard Francis 'Together alone, together apart' CD (CMR, New Zealand, 2007)
Richard Francis 'Watersheets' CD (CMR, New Zealand, 2005)
Richard Francis 'Three Tracks' 3"CD (Stateart, Germany, 2002)
Eso Steel 'Two Ways' 7" (Drone Records, Germany, 2001)
Eso Steel 'Technology of Sleep' LP (20city, New Zealand, 2001)
Eso Steel split release with Minoru Yonemoto 'untitled' lathe-cut 8" (20city, New Zealand, 2001)
Eso Steel 'Two World Walker' CS (White Tapes, USA, 2000)
Eso Steel split release with Birchville Cat Motel & Doe 'Galleries 4-6' CD / triple lathe-cut 10" (20city, New Zealand, 2000)
Eso Steel 'Snake Processions' CDr (20city, New Zealand, 2000)
Eso Steel 'The Human Weapon' CDr (American Tapes, USA, 2000)
Eso Steel 'Venusian Attitudes' lathe-cut 7" (20city, New Zealand, 2000)
Eso Steel 'The Agents' CDr (20city, New Zealand, 1999)
Eso Steel 'INA' CDr (Last Visible Dog, USA, 1999)
Eso Steel 'Galleries 1-3' CD (20city, New Zealand, 1999)
Eso Steel 'Galleries 2-3' double lathe-cut 10" (20city, New Zealand, 1998)
Eso Steel split release with Birchville Cat Motel CS (Freedom From, USA, 1998)
Eso Steel 'Nezmet' lathe-cut 7" (20city, New Zealand, 1997)
Eso Steel 'First Intermediate Period' CS (20city, New Zealand, 1997)
Eso Steel split release with Birchville Cat Motel 'Sect/Doverider' lathe-cut 7" (Celebrate Psi Phenomenon, New Zealand, 1997)
Eso Steel 'Gallery 1' lathe-cut 10" (20city, New Zealand, 1997)
Eso Steel split release with Three 'untitled' lathe-cut 7" (20city, New Zealand, 1996)
Eso Steel 'Sandpaper' CS (20city, New Zealand, 1996)


Collaborations

Richard Francis, Rosy Parlane and Rachel Shearer 'Live At Audio Foundation, Auckland, NZ, August 11th 2012' mp3 (Touch Radio, UK, 2013)
Richard Francis & Skeletons Out 'Black Pepper' mp3 (no label, 2013)
Richard Francis & Bruce Russell 'Garage Music' CD (Alone At Last, Russia, 2012)
Richard Francis & Mattin 'Lisa Says' LP (Aufabwegen, Germany, 2012)
Richard Francis, Jason Kahn & Bruce Russell 'Dunedin' CD (CMR, New Zealand, 2012)
Richard Francis & Anla Courtis 'Aucklantida' CS (Robert & Leopold, USA, 2012)

Richard Francis & Clinton Watkins (as 1000) 'One Step Further From Birth' LP (no label, New Zealand, 2010)
Richard Francis & Francisco Lopez 'in de blaauwe hand' CD (Korm Plastics, The Netherlands, 2009)
Richard Francis & Jason Kahn s/t CD (Monochrome Vision, Russia, 2009)
Richard Francis & Clinton Watkins split release w/ Adam Willetts s/t 7" (Dungeon Taxis, New Zealand, 2009)

Plains (Richard Francis, Rosy Parlane, Tim Coster, Mark Sadgrove, Clinton Watkins, Paul Winstanley) 'Underground' 3"CD (CLaudia, NZ, 2007)
With Throats As Fine As Needles s/t CD (Digitalis/Students of Decay, USA, 2006)
Richard Francis & Lawrence English 'LERFAUSNZNWSD1/22006' 7" (Nextwave Festival, Australia, 2006)
Francis/Guerra/Mattin/Stern s/t 7" (CMR, New Zealand, 2006)

Toitu Seance s/t CDr (The Seedy R, New Zealand, 2005)
Francis/Neville/Stelzer/Watkins s/t lathe-cut 8" (CMR, New Zealand, 2005)

Plains (Richard Francis, Rosy Parlane, Tim Coster, Mark Sadgrove, C. Watkins, Paul Winstanley) 'Into Tone' CD (Scarcelight, USA, 2005)
Richard Francis, Birchville Cat Motel & Antony Milton & 'Hiss Methodologies' dble CDr (Celebrate Psi Phenomenon, New Zealand, 2004)
Richard Francis & Birchville Cat Motel 'With Maples Ablaze' CD (Scarcelight Recordings, USA, 2004)

Richard Francis & Tetuzi Akiyama s/t 7" (CMR, New Zealand, 2003)
Akiyama/Francis/Kneale/Neville/Watkins s/t CDr (Absurd, Greece, 2003)

Richard Francis & Birchville Cat Motel 'Serene Trajectories' CDr (Celebrate Psi Phenomenon, New Zealand, 2002)
Eso Steel & MSBR split release with Birchville Cat Motel 'Droop, Drone, Drops' CDr (Denshi Zatsuon, Japan, 2001)
Small Blue Torch (Richard Francis, Campbell Kneale, Tim Doe) 'untitled' dble CDr (Last Visible Dog, USA, 1999)
Richard Francis & Clinton Watkins (as The Boa Guild) lathe-cut 7" (20city, New Zealand, 1998)
Small Blue Torch/Hataitai Bowling Club 'untitled' CS (Celebrate Psi Phenomenon, New Zealand, 1997)
Small Blue Torch/Birchville Cat Motel 'untitled' CS (Celebrate Psi Phenomenon, New Zealand, 1997)
Small Blue Torch (Richard Francis, Campbell Kneale, Tim Doe) 'untitled' lathe-cut LP (Celebrate Psi Phenomenon, New Zealand, 1996)
Small Blue Torch (Richard Francis, Campbell Kneale, Tim Doe) 'Full Fathom Five' CS (Celebrate Psi Phenomenon, New Zealand, 1996)
Small Blue Torch (Richard Francis, Campbell Kneale, Tim Doe) 'Stockpile' CS (Celebrate Psi Phenomenon, New Zealand, 1996)

 

Compilations
V/A 'The Year 25 - 25 Years of Korm Plastics' CS (Korm Plastics, The Netherlands, 2010)
V/A 'triMIX: Tribyrd Installation Soundtracks Deconstructed' CD/DVD (Innova, USA, 2007)
V/A 'On Isolation' CD (Room40, Australia, 2007)
V/A 'Witching Hour' CDr (CLaudia, New Zealand, 2005)
V/A 'Music for Stairwell' CD (Artspace, New Zealand, 2004)
V/A 'Spoken and Field' CDr (CLaudia, New Zealand, 2004)
V/A 'Audible New Frontiers' CD (Radio New Zeland/Physics Room, New Zealand, 2003)
V/A 'A Low Tide Rising' CDr (Pseudo Arcana, New Zealand, 2002)
V/A 'Denshi Zatsuon Sampler' CD (Denshi Zatsuon, Japan, 2000)
V/A 'Year of the Root' CDr (Root Don Lonie For Cash, NZ, 1998)
V/A 'We'll Sail Out Far' triple LP (Apartment Records, Norway, 1997)