The new 15-minute short film “Money Man / Put That On My Set” from the upcoming Cozy Tapes sounds like “Despair Came Knocking” from Daniel’s Hi, How Are You?
The culture jamming pioneers have a history of releasing unique albums via unique methods, & the idea to include the ashes of the late Don Joyce is up there
An extensive 3 part video interview with Tom Van Buskirk, one half of the bi-coastal production duo of collage-beat groove Wizards known as Javelin
In this over-analyzed segment we review the Pretty Lights set while attempting to delve deeper into this whole EDM movement that the kids are all “raving” about
EL-P (aka: Jaime “El Producto” Meline) is, arguably, one of the most important hip-hop producers of all time. I use the term “arguably” because, I’m personally willing to argue that fact, if anyone really wants to get into it. In the 90s, Meline started the highly influential rap crew Company Flow and released the doom-laden […]
ISAM, the latest effort by Brazilian-born electronic mastermind, Amon Tobin, begins with the static-speckled mutated warps of a spacecraft’s tractor beam pressed into vinyl and played in reverse. As they whiz past -one by one- like radioactive mach 5 boomerangs, there’s a restrained compression to the short, quickly intensified spurts and it’s like being in […]
In recent years, the art of the mashup has continued to gain more and more prominence in the music world. Actually, “art” is probably not the most accurate term to use, considering that it has reached a point of excess in which endless amateur Youtube “deejays” are willing to forcefully press together anything that they […]