The Teenagers have accomplished the rare feat of making an album in which every single song has the possibility of being stuck in your head for hours on end, so just imagine how often tracks like "No Love" and "Streets of Paris" will be doing time in the brain once the trio embarks on its forthcoming North American tour. Read more »
Recording throughout the mid-'90s as a part of groundbreaking ambient dub group Rockers Hi-Fi (Different Drummer, Island, Warners), Glyn "Bigga" Bush didn’t let up after the group disbanded at the end of the decade. Instead, Bush evolved his sound, keeping dub as the foundation and adding other eclectic musical structures on top. The results have included solo albums for Sonar Kollektiv (Studio Don as Lightning Head) and Stereo Deluxe (Biggabush Free, Sound Sensation as Bigga Bush).
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Another slew of artists will join the likes of Boys Noize, Flying Lotus, and Neon Neon for Barcelona's 2008 Sonar Festival, whose initial lineup was announced at the end of February and is blessedly free of the Beastie Boys this year.
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Okami Art Site Now Up
To celebrate the impending April 15 release of Okami on the Wii, a game based on Japanese mythology and known widely for its stunning “sumi-e” design style, Capcom recently unveiled a brand new site devoted to the game’s art.
Okami was originally released on the PlayStation 2 back in 2006 and received many accolades, including a few “Game of the Year” nods. Unfortunately, and bewilderingly, the game failed to really gain commercial momentum.
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As previously mentioned, Minneapolis-based experimental producer Dosh is set to release his fourth solo album this spring on anticon., after a lengthy time spent touring and recording with Andrew Bird. Shortly before Wolves and Wishes hits record stores, Dosh will embark on a tour in support of the album. Read more »
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