First of all, this song is first-class. Second of all, it’s about time! Third, if your looking for the grim and gritty version Basement Jaxx, look again. Don’t get me wrong, Remedy is the classic and with nostalgia always in play it will be impossible to top it…
I’m not going to be able to top what [...]
SP: Biggie or Tupac?
Lykee Li: I love Biggie’s songs but I think I like Tupac more as a person.”
I’m starting to be convinced that I need to date a singer… First Natasha Khan writes a song about being a champion and now Lykke Li hints at understanding Tupac. Step your game up pretty girls! Didn’t [...]
Been posting a lot of remixes lately and along with those comes the synth heavy production styles that have become far too common in today’s music. I won’t go into my Nostradamus music predictions but expect some changes in the next year or so. The new style wont be complete 360 but sounds now are [...]
Hustle, hustle, hustle. Grind, grind, grind. Why does everyone got hustle on their mind?
The fact that I can relate or rather understand this song so well was once a bad thing, but my how fast things change. In the lyrics Emily Haines keeps asking - More and more, more and more… Is it ever going to [...]
This song is about your classic amateur league lovers, you know, the ones so stuck in their insecurities and limitations that they feel the need to assume a particular style or attitude when it comes to love affairs. I’ve always found it amusing when my girlfriends, the kind and loving P.Y.T.’s they are, try to switch [...]
So I went down to the New Rome clothing 2009 release party at Santos and pretty much the only good song the first DJ played was the Twelves Remix of Rich Girls. Great party, very cool shirts but the DJ left me wanting more. Anyways, we posted the original version of this song a while back so [...]
Kate Bush needs no introduction – 20 million records sold, got record deal at age 16 after being recommended by David Gilmour, yes Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour, you get the idea. Producers Datasette, as talented as they are still have a few records to sell before achieving similar distinction. They released their first self-titled LP [...]
Stephan, Don Diablo’s manager sent me this in the AM… I’m just going to post his email, I can’t disagree.
“Don Diablo delivers this week’s hottest record with his remix for One eskimO’s “Givin’ Up”, which is taken from their forthcoming album “All Balloons”. Don Diablo takes the original song to another level with added strings, [...]
Oops, I let the cat out of the bag… last night there was a secret invite-only show held in Austin at the parish (my fave venue) with jenny and kaki king performing. And believe it or not, Austin is really good at keeping secrets because I didn’t hear a thing about it until my pseudo [...]
Ok so Mike Stroud and Evan Mast met while going to Skidmore, I went to Skidmore, so pretty much any excuse I find to post their stuff is going to be exploited.
Anyways, here’s a pretty straight forward contest for all you creative types out there. THE FADER wants you to design some RATATAT merchendise, could [...]