We’ve already told you, in detail, how Thursday’s Electronic Beats Festival was a blistering success. You don’t have to take our word for it – here’s a 14 minute live video taken from Modeselektor’s gleefully offbeat performance. If you were desperate to relive that precise moment when countless pillows were torn asunder by a baying crowd wigging out to ‘Dirty Snowball’, now you can. Also featuring ’Pretentious Friends’ and ‘Let Your Love Grow’.
DJ Koze has evolved over the past two decades from enfant- to savant- to the avant-terrible of German dance music. Here’s the alphabet according to him, from Amygdala to Zappa. – more
Tyondai Braxton of Battles is set to release a new solo album on Warp later this year. “Central Market” will be a collection of seven tracks featuring the Wordless Music Orchestra, guitars, electronics and a plethora of interesting drum patterns and polyrhythm. This will be Braxton’s debut album for Warp, since his solo deal was – more
“Bonita Applebum, you gotta put me on”, by far one of the most cherished lines in hip-hop history. And now the makers of it, A Tribe Called Quest will be immortalized in a new documentary to be released directed by famous American actor Michael Rapaport (True Romance). They basically reinvented hip-hop in the early 90s, – more
As we listen to Throwing Snow‘s brand-new EP Wallow, we can’t help but to do just that. However, it’s the dreamy tones that resonate from avant-garde lyricist Py, London-based Jade Pybus, that really steal the show. Her debut, which comes in the form of this 4-track collaboration with Throwing Snow, aka label manager Ross Tones – more