NITE-LIFE NUDGE: CUT COPY @ THE ECHO

May 19th, 2008
Posted by Danno
BANDS & BEATS, Brand Neu Stax, GOING OUT, In Town (Nite-Life Nudge), Neu Music Review, VIEWS & REVIEWS

When I first listened to Melbourne, Australia’s Cut Copy, I was interested but not that impressed. I mean, I didn’t trash Bright Like Neon Love, but it didn’t exactly make me glow either, nor did I write a glowing review for XLR8S (click this for the whole article: xlr8r-electropop1.jpg). Part of a larger review of […]

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MATMOS FLYS AWAY!: New Album From Björk’s Even Weirder Friends.

May 6th, 2008
Posted by Danno
BANDS & BEATS, Brand Neu Stax, Neu Music Review, VIEWS & REVIEWS

One of the craziest sets I ever saw was Bjork at Coachella, 2002. Aside from some of her “hits” she got to venture into the more challenging, but also more astounding aspect of her sound. The computorized blips and ticks represented the threshold of modern music, but with an unbelievable cover of the Beatles,’ “Blue […]

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“SHIT I ALMOST THREW OUT! #1″ CD REVIEW: BABY ELEPHANT

January 11th, 2008
Posted by Danno
BANDS & BEATS, Neu Music Review

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DISC REVIEW: H/ELLBOY: Italo Megamix by DJ Hell

January 9th, 2008
Posted by Danno
BANDS & BEATS, Neu Music Review, VIEWS & REVIEWS

(H)ELLBOY: Italo Megamix by DJ Hell International Dee Jay Gigolo Records Rating: 8/10
When I interviewed DJ Hell for XL8R back in 2005, I asked him about the “italo revival” that I saw going on in Europe (and was hoping would finally catch on here, not that some people weren’t trying) and he seemed […]

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