"I’m really thrilled about going back to North America!" says Anthony Gonzalez, better known to all of us as M83. The French producer, whose new shoegaze-friendly album, Saturdays = Youth, drops April 15, will hit major U.S. and Canadian cities in May, and not alone. For these live shows, Gonzalez will take drummer Loic Maurin, Pierre-Marie Maulini, who will man bass and guitar, and Morgan Kibby, who did vocals for the new album.
A new single, "Couleurs," will be released on February 26 on Mute.
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BPitch Control label boss Ellen Allien will join the ranks of Sascha Funke and Modeselektor when she releases latest edition of the label's Boogy Bytes compilation series. Yes, that is the series that features pale-faced European techno artists making strange faces on the CD covers. Read more »
"Grooverider has paid a very high price for a serious mistake."
So commented a BBC spokesperson when Radio 1 DJ Grooverider was jailed for four years in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, after admitting cannabis possession.
Grooverider, whose real name is Raymond Bingham, co-presented Radio 1's Drum 'n' Bass Show With Fabio; the show will continue with Fabio taking solo control for the foreseeable future.
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