Paul van Dyk Volume: The Best of Paul van Dyk Ultra Few human beings that have had the luxury of being recognized by passionate fans, peers and critics of electronic music have even come close to the notoriety of Paul van Dyk. And with a new â€œBest ofâ€ compilation, van Dyk properly reels the listener […]
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….well, not really. But DNTEL (aka Jimmy Tamborello, aka the guy from the Postal Service who does not front Death Cab For Cutie) will be releasing a three-disc retrospective of his mostly instrumental lap-pop material on Phthalo Records. Early Works For Me If It Works For You II is a three CD set, with a […]
Checking in with Pitchfork Media today, the story that caught my eye concerned Bjork and sexismn; more specifically, how music journalists will sometimes make assumption on song credits, and those assumptions are usually sexually biased when it comes to electronic musicians. Well, Icelandic music Goddess Bjork is over it and is publically making a correction. […]
Check out this Video for Hot Chip’s latest single, “One Pure Thought” due out May 5th. You can pre-order it on vinyl here.
My electronic music teacher, Dr. Barker, turned our class on to a lot of cool 20th century experimental music — the kind that informed Radiohead when they were writing Kid-A. One of the highest-regarded early electronic music composers, Karl Stockenhausen, has passed away at age 79. Apart from providing good shit to listen to while […]
They need to design me a 40 foot by 40 foot version of this Tenori-on so I can take it to Burning Man next year and TRIP THE FUCK OUT. I like that I have no idea how this thing works. But I betcha it functions much like the synths in Close Encounters of the […]