Lex Records

Boom Bip - Corymb (CD)

Ships In 3-4 Business Days
Currently putting the finishing touches to his follow up album, scheduled for autumn 2004, let us draw your attention to Corymb. Happily much more substantial than a stop-gap album, Corymb is an assemblage of wonderful dissonance in the shape of brand new tracks and remixes from the premier league of leftfield producers, including Four Tet, Cloudead, Mogwai, Lali Puna and Boards of Canada. The album morphs from the heady crunch of the Venetian Snares rinse-fest to the lucid ambience of the giddy take of Last Walk by Boards of Canada, giving us a glimpse of Boom Bips sonic touchstones, from folk, electronic ambience and mutation, avant-rock and weird hip hop and jazz. Most exciting of all are the new songs, shedding light on where this musically ambitious songwriter and producer is heading. Never happy with being described a pure hip hop producer, Boom Bips influences from across the musical spectrum come to the fore in the new tracks From Left to Right, Morning and a Day and In the Tree Top where he takes sound manipulation into glorious new forms. Tracks from his second Peel Session recorded at Maida Vale last year also make an exclusive appearance, which is both a treat and an honor. This is going to be a busy year for Boom Bip. Hes just finished recording an EP of brand new material with vocalist Gruff Rhys from Super Furry Animals. The two became musical allies when Boom Bip opened for the Furries on their US tour last year. The EP should be out in the summer. In the meantime we can collectively revel in the talent that is Boom Bip. If this is a starting point for you, then be sure to get hold of the first album and form an orderly queue for the fresh album later in the year. As the Lex label hits the headlines with the current Danger Mouse brouhaha, settle in for the next round, cos in Boom Bip, they have found their very own gem.

Important information when ordering with Fatbeats.com

Order Processing Time

Online orders are processed within *3-4 business days or *7-9 business days depending on availability.

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, our shipping and processing times have been extended. Please note, we are still shipping and attending to customer service inquiries as per usual. Delays in supply chain, shorter fulfillment schedules, as well as extended processing from USPS have forced these delays for the time being. Thank you for your patience and business as we navigate these difficult times!

Order processing time is separate from shipping time requested. 


We try and offer as many upcoming projects available for pre-order when the releases have moved into production. However, due to the nature of manufacturing and production, pre-order dates may change. If your pre-ordered items are holding your package from arriving please email us with a request to ship the in-stock items and pre-orders when they become available. 

If your order contains pre-order items we will hold the package until all titles are available to ship. Please specify in the comments section of the checkout if you would like to:  a) hold your entire order until it can be entirely fulfilled or, b) have the in-stock items shipped immediately and the pre-ordered items ship when available. Please note that option B may require additional shipping charges as multiple packages will be shipped.

Out of Stock Items

Our stock rapidly changes and we try and set in place a system that avoids purchasing items that become out of stock. However, if a product ordered is out of stock or on back-order, we will reach out and give you the chance to change or cancel your order. If you choose to cancel, you will be refunded in full.

Digital Items

If your order contains digital items you will receive a digital download link after checkout and it will also be sent to the email provided at checkout. 

Return Policy

All sales are final. However, if the item ordered is different from the item you receive, please contact us and we can arrange to get you the desired product.