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’.
Thee singular noise/magick collective known as Throbbing Gristle have re-activated their iconic label Industrial Records. Founded in 1977 as a home for experimentalists and mutants like Monte Cazazza and author William Burroughs, as well as TG themselves, the label is being kicked back to life in order re-release classic archived material, as well as the – more
Rather than operate as a music news source, Electronic Beats operates as a music information source. One thing about being incorrigible music geeks is that we need our enablers—and we want to share with you. – more
The Czech Republic is probably not the first place that comes to mind when talking about modern off-kilter music. Yet the unassuming Central European country gave the world one of the most prominent indie labels of late, as well as a festival that attracts the crème of the crop of the Brooklyn-neo-psychedelic-post-witch-anything scenes. It must – more
Light a candle. Draw the required sigils. Now, raise your arms above your head and slowly, gently, exhale your soul. You won’t need it here. This is Audioccult, and it’s time to get low. Some like it hot. Some like it running screaming at the wall and punching it furiously and tearing down the curtains – more