Coming Soon (12/16): Phantom Chemistry’s new album “Whiskey Slurs”

Whiskey Slurs drops Tuesday, December 16 (bettyElm Records). The deluxe CD (14 tracks) will be available at Soundgarden (Syracuse) and at live shows including a CD release show with Feast of the Superb Owl on Friday, December 19 at The Westcott Theater. The album will also be streaming and available for digital download via iTunes, Spotify, Bandcamp, 7Digital, Rdio and more. Check back for updates and an album preview!


Fowls’ 12″ LP “Into the Wild” is on sale for just $10 (includes a free digital download). Click here or visit to try before you buy.

NEW TODAY! Inclusive Or: “Cocktails in Purgatory”

Inclusive Or’s debut album “Cocktails in Purgatory” is now available on 12″ LP, CD and for digital download; you can also stream it for free via bandcamp, Spotify, Grooveshark and more. From Inclusive Or’s bio: “The themes of the album are soaked with psychology, philosophy, computer science, and evolutionary biology, and how abstract, sometimes esoteric, concepts can fit into the mundane banality of everyday life.” Recommended if you like Cursive, Desaperecidos. BUY NOW on VINYL or CD! Cocktails in Purgatory by Inclusive Or

New music video from Inclusive Or

Check out the music video for “Lovesong Attempt #34″ by Inclusive Or. Directed by Julian Fedele. Find the track on Inclusive Or’s upcoming album “Cocktails in Purgatory”!

Phantom Chemistry joins bettyElm

We’re excited to announce that the 5-piece self-styled psychedelic indietronic band Phantom Chemistry has joined the bettyElm family! We will be working with them to release their third full-length album “Whiskey Slurs” this fall. Phantom Chem’s diverse influences include Radiohead, Daft Punk and The Flaming Lips. Check out past recordings at and stay tuned for more.

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Local band Inclusive Or will perform original songs at the Bull & Bear Pub on Saturday night. The event is bettyElm Records’ first showcase of bands. (Kate Brady) By Victor Cheu Soares | Contributing Writer on April 03, 2014 at 7:30 AM, updated April 03, 2014 at 7:45 AM James Bort met Jen Graney when she used to play guitar, sing and write songs for the band Hotel Reverie. Bort played guitar for another local group, Gracious Sakes Alive. Their paths crossed when both bands Read More +

Experimental pop act I

The band “I” just joined the bettyElm family! Check out past recordings and get caught up on the history of I here: