Monday, December 10, 2012

(blouse)usa & Powder Blue

We have two tapes in production right now... releases date will likely be after the holidays.

(blouse)usa - Tammy's Beans

Powder Blue - Dream In Black

Bloggers//Writers get in touch for more info

Monday, November 26, 2012


Over the last few weeks we've been merging the Dub Ditch Picnic and Prairie Fire Tapes titles into one comprehensive store.

Now we're undertaking the gargantuan task of adding ALL of the tapes//CDs/7"s//LPs we've picked up from friends and trades to the site as well.

Please check the store out.. there's lots and lots of cool stuff - much of it OOP too.



Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Where to Buy????

Dub Ditch Picnic and Prairie Fire Tapes are sitting & waiting for you all over the place.

You can find new and old titles in the following places


Into The Music
Mass Deadening Record Distro
Music Trader
War on Music

Calgary//Vancouver - Unit Structure Sound Recordings

Montreal - Cheap Thrills


Analog Worship
Aquarius Mailorder
Crucial Blast
Discriminate Music
Eclipse Mailorder
Rainbow Bridge


Norman Records
Infinite Limits


Nothing at the moment

Australia//New Zealand

Still working on this... store/mailorder get in touch

Monday, November 5, 2012

Samplers, Mixes, Oh Myyyyy

So earlier in the fall we released "A Year of Haircuts", a 1 hour - 13 track CDR sampler.  You can still snag a digital copy off of Bandcamp for FREE! 

Now, our friends at Woven have set up a 1 hour companion mix chock full of OOP DDP tracks.

Grab It.

Upcoming Tapes:

Microdot - Middle Age Dating
German Army
Powder Blue (Saskatoon smoked out psych)
(blouse)usa - Tammy's Beans cass

Still Loving

Wolfskull - Stink Void c90
Fletcher Pratt - Dub Sessions Vol. 2
JLK//Babysitter collab c30
Cosmic Dead - The Exalted King (Ltd. repress of 50 copies)
Blunderspublik - Barren Immensity c40
3 Leafs - Technical Death Metal Parking Lot c60
James McKeown - English Dream CDR/c40
Aura Level Fountain c60  

One customer emailed this note:
"Bought this batch mainly for the 3 Leafs release, which is excellent, but the Aura Level immediately went on the top ten of 2012 list

Friday, October 26, 2012

New Tapes // New Store

We have updated how we do things...

We have combined the samples and info page with our store page..

you can see it in all its glory


Wednesday, October 10, 2012

4 New Releases

We have 4 (and a little more) tapes that should be about ready to hit the streets by Oct. 20.

Here's some sampling of what you can expect.

DDP 1971.026 Aural Level Fountain - Tulan Tulan Axcanpa c60
  Aura Level Fountain - Tulan Tulan Axcanpa by dubditchpicnic

DDP 1971.027 Blunderspublik- Barren Immensity c40

  Blunderspublik - Barren Immensity by dubditchpicnic  

DDP 1971.029 3 Leafs- Technical Death Metal Parking Lot c60
  3 Leafs - Technical Death Metal Parking Lot sample by dubditchpicnic 
DDP 1971.030 James McKeown - English Dream c42/CDR

  James McKeown by dubditchpicnic  

Friday, October 5, 2012

October Events.

Just  a heads up.

Mid October will bring the release of:

1971.026 Blunderspublik - Barren Immensity c40

1971.027 Aura Level Fountain - Tulan Tulan Axcanpa c60

1971.029 3 Leafs - Technical Death Metal Parking Lot c60

1971.030 James McKeown - English Dream c40/CDR
& a Ltd. 50 copy 2nd run of the Cosmic Dead cass.

We will also be introducing a new retail platform that will consolidate the Sights//Sounds & Store pages.. with some updated (and better) postal options. 

Way easier to grab the DDP stuff you CRAVE!!! 

Friday, September 7, 2012

A Year of Haircuts

Friday, August 24, 2012

A Year of Haircuts and Beet Sandwiches

You like free things?

Well, we like to give free things.

We're just in the process of making a Ed. of 200 CDR collection of the stuff we've released from Sept. 2011 through Sept. 2012.

We're giving all of them away.. 

13 tracks... including: Shearing Pinx, Velvet Chrome, Un, Fletcher Pratt, Cosmic Dead, Blunderspublik, Wolfskull and a ton more.

It'll basically be given to radio and record stores that still exist... but if you want a copy you can grab it right here.

 A Year of Haircuts and Beet Sandwiches

Share it will yr. pals.  They'll think you're the most out there spaceman ever.



Tuesday, July 24, 2012


I have been getting a lot of emails about ordering... If you are super worried about missing out, we are going to do a pre-order.

1. Straight pre-order of the tape.
2. Cosmic Dead / Krautheim bundle w/ discount. Yay!

**** Pre-Order now closed*****

Check back Last week of August.


Saturday, July 21, 2012

Working Working Working

3 new tapes in for the first week of August and then 3 or 4 more in late summer before a bit of a break.

Here's what is coming up.

 Wolf Skull - Stink Void c90

JLK//Babysitter - Collab c30

Fletcher Pratt - Dub Sessions Vol. 2 c30

Proper ordering of these will begin August 3.  If you Must have them before that date.. and why wouldn't you?  email dubditchpicnic (attttttttttt) gmail with your plea.

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Un Begun c27

New tape from Kara Keith & Jen Reimer - 2 Montreal folks calling themsleves Un.
We managed to snag 6 tracks to put together this awesome ep... consider it a teaser for their self released full length coming up in the near future.
We only pressed 100.. it looks like we're about 1/2 out before it was officially released.
It's burning up the charts at CKUT.
Grab now... dance dance dance...
  UN - Begun by dubditchpicnic

Thursday, May 31, 2012

Tired & Emotional Shearing Pinx Paypal issues

We have 2 new tapes on the books and 2 more nearing completion.

Tired & Emotional - 60 minutes of New Zealand weirdness.  good times.

Shearing Pinx - Storm Majorities... 90 minute retrospective collected from 7"s and compilations


Un- Begun  Mtl dark and airy synth pop

Wolfskull - Stink Void - 90 minutes of the best of W.S. - a bad trip of epic proportions.


We have been experiencing some difficulty with our paypal buttons... everything is coming up SHPX.. weird.

In the meantime feel free to paypal yr order to prairiefiretapes (at) gmail (dot) com and let us know what you desire.



Monday, February 20, 2012


We have some new stuff at DDP HQ!!

3!!  Three!! New DJ Kinetik tapes and some T-Shirts too!!

Kinetik VOL 1-3 SAMPLE.mp3 by dubditchpicnic

North American Friends!  You can buy a shirt and 5 tapes w/ postage that adds up to only $50!!  Email with your selections and we'll set you up

Tuesday, January 31, 2012


We're getting ready to release a stack of tapes over the next few months...  this is what you can look forward to:

DJ Kinetic - Cosmik Freakout Vols. 1 - 3 - 3x 50 min. mixes.

Fletcher Pratt - Dub Sessions Vol. 2

Un - s/t  c30

Babysitter/JLK - collab cassette

V/A- New Zealand Underground c60

Sunday, January 29, 2012

Reposting Old Episodes

The takedown of Megaupload wiped out all of the mixes and DDP Radio episodes.
I moved all the episodes over to Mediafire - Let's hope things stay there.

Episode 18