Vinyl Cut Prose: “Pneumatose”

I date many things… cities, sounds, dreams. These things happen. When I date sounds, it is a full-stop courtship: get to know their interests, their background, their dreams, with whom they engage, do they have siblings, where do they post up to get down – can they read. These things. Eventually, the dalliance fades and…

Night in the Sweype: Little Boots “Shake” Launch Party – London

The Siren: Victoria “Little Boots” Hesketh The Sound: Neo-Disco Electro-synth Brit-Pop The Scene: Black and Gold, Blue-eyed synth soul… Lights, Camera, Passion in an East London Secret Warehouse… Half rave cave, half Factory foyer… Shake it ’til you make it, then make it shake… While you’re at it: shake it ’til your heart breaks and deluges…

Unforgettable, Vol. 21: Lady Gaga – The Fame

Pop: grab your old girl with her new tricks; if this were Gaga’s first and last album, it would be just as complete as it is in context as a dynasty starter. The Fame is nothing more and nothing less than a perfect Pop debut through and through. Visceral, catchy, panoramic, reflective, progressive, chock full…

Playlistic :: Music Monday Melange: February 1, 2009

Post-Grammy “What I’m Digging That They Didn’t” Playlist – aka “Welcome to Hipster Heartbreak” Today we’ve got some monsters, some mavens, some Basement Jaxx, some MGMT, some “Kids,” some Cudi, some Jeezy, some Common, some Lily, and some of her womanizing problems… Has anybody seen my disco stick? So, LoveGame… doesn’t play Its remixes though……