TV On The Radio’s bassist Gerard Smith passes away

April 21, 2011 in Features by EB Team

TV On The Radio bass player Gerard Smith sadly passed away yesterday following his battle against lung cancer. This was announced on the band’s official site. Gerard Smith played on TV On The Radio’s last three albums, including their breakthrough records Return To Cookie Mountain and Dear Science. It’s been no more than a week – more

Villalobos classics reissued

November 10, 2009 in Features by EB Team

Pioneering Chilean producer Ricardo Villalobos has re-released some of his most seminal work through the German label Playhouse. Available now, the six records and a CD include his much-lauded Alcachofa LP and a number of 12″s, such as the Halma EP and the double sided Luna/ Zu Früh. Also included in this fine package is – more

Pantha du Prince rings a bell

June 8, 2011 in Features by EB Team
Electronic Beats: Pantha du Prince - Rings a bell

Remember 1997? While techno was taking off worldwide, Jeff Mills released his Kat Moda EP and with this his track ‘The Bells’ started to make clubbers around the world dizzy. In 2006 Mills re-recorded the piece together with the Montpellier Philharmonic Orchestra, moving the bell samples of his original even further into the foreground. And – more