Adrian Sherwood

Dub innovator and true-blue guardian of the faith, Adrian Sherwood has been an active force within music’s inner and out reaches since the 70s. Sure, he boasts a string of production credits for big guns like Depeche Mode and Nine Inch Nails but he’s done it without deviating from his vision. 2012 marked the 31st birthday of his resolutely underground label On-U Sound; an anniversary he celebrated by releasing one of his most fully realised albums of his career, Survival & Resistance.

Likewise, this dubwise, sub-heavy Electronic Beats Radio Session illustrates his unwillingness to compromise. Expect your teeth to rattle and your chest to shake.

Interview: Simon Eléphant is slowing down

October 19, 2011 in Features by EB Team

Simon Eléphant is one of France’s hot young directors. Recently commissioned to direct the COS Frieze Art Fair short, Eléphant’s career spans high-fashion movies, pop music videos and commercial videos for other French brands. Maison Martin Margiela have appointed Eléphant chief filmmaker to promote their collections, causing Vogue France to extol the director’s abilities. Electronic – more

André Vida recommends Carter Tutti Void’s Transverse

June 8, 2012 in Reviews by Andre Vida

Hungarian-American saxophonist and composer André Vida is co-founder of the NYC collective Creative Trans-Informational Alliance and a frequent collaborator with musicians as diverse as Oni Ayhun, Anthony Braxton and Kevin Blechdom. His most recent release is the three-volume retrospective Brud, put out last year by PAN Records. I’ve been listening to Transverse mostly on the – more

Basement Jaxx unveils new material

May 11, 2009 in Features by EB Team

On April 17th, Basement Jaxx officially premiered new music on Pete Tong’s BBC Radio 1 show Essential Selection. Taken from their forthcoming album, the house duo’s new track “Raindrops” features Basement Jaxx’s Felix Buxton on falsetto vocals. Luckily for us, Basement Jaxx have never strayed too far from the unconventional, and are seen in fine – more