Far Out Distant Sounds presents the best of China’s underground to the world. We work with labels and artists from across Asia to bring you the most exciting new releases, merchandise, and news that the country has to offer. We also coordinate North American tours and manage social media and publicity for some of the most exciting artists from across all music scenes in East and Southeast Asia. Our artists have seen praise and press from NPR, Pitchfork, TimeOut, KEXP, and more and have opened for Sonic Youth, performed at South by Southwest, and Austin Levitation Fest.
Frequently asked questions
Thank you for ordering from Far Out Distant Sounds. We mail out orders on Tuesday and Thursday of each week and you should receive a shipping confirmation when your order has shipped. If you haven’t received a confirmation please check your spam folder or your PayPal account. If you choose Media Mail as your shipping option please be aware that it can take up to two weeks for your order to arrive. If you still haven’t received a confirmation from us or have other questions please send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org Please do not use our social media to contact us about an order.
We do not manage all the bands distributed through Far Out Distant Sounds, however, we can probably help you get in touch. If you are interested in booking any of the bands featured on this site please contact us at email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org.