Archives for September 2010

Punchy pianos, new Munk video

Winter’s on its way. As is the case each year, punchy beats are the best thing to warm yourself with. Thankfully, then, there’s a perfect release in the pipeline from the Gomma disco stable. Label boss Mathias ‘Munk‘ Modica is about to return after a two year hiatus, unleashing a cheeky five track EP, Mondo […]

Review: Aeroplane ‘We Can’t Fly’

It’s clear this particular hand is blessed with some intimidating vision.

Voting for the UK festival awards is underway.

  Think back just a few short weeks and we were enjoying the sunshine, ready to spend a long weekend living under canvass and having questionable personal hygiene, drinking warm beer from a flimsy cup and donning some questionable head gear, all in celebration of the great British music festival. If there’s one thing we […]

Cheekyweasel Meets… Tim Paris

This week cheekyweasel met Tim Paris (Kill the DJ/Marketing Music) after his amazing set for MOOCH alongside Molly from Rex Club.  This all happened at Shoreditch’s CARGO last Saturday night (some amazing photos here).  Tim originally built up his DJ reputation in ¨parisian underground circles, doing parties with Jef K, Chloé, Alexkid and Ivan Smagghe, […]

Bristol In Motion

The In:Motion series, dubbed as Bristol’s Underground Music Season will take place from October 2010 through until NYE and is set to re-invent Bristol’s already booming nightlife scene. No doubt taking influence from the success of Manchesters Warehouse Project, the In:Motion series will be welcoming the finest and most charismatic underground music brands, artists and […]

The Warehouse Project comes to London

The Warehouse Project Manchester kicked off this weekend with a sell-out crowd packing it on all three nights. Artists including Adam Beyer, Eric Prydz, Bassment Jaxx, Felix Da Housecat and Maximo Park all featured across the first weekend stint, and as it stands the vast majority of the Manchester nights have, or are close too, selling out. […]

M.I.A. borrows from Captcha to tell story

The video is based on modern technology but we like to think of it as a wholly organic, hallucinatory experience.

Riz MC releases new video, we post it here

Word on the street is this guy’s going to be pretty big. With an already-hyped debut album, MICroscope, out in January, and a forthcoming UK tour following on from acclaimed live dates this year at Fabric, Glastonbury and Latitude, these rumours may well be true. Get On It is released on September 27th, on Conform/Ignore, […]

Notes on the Holy (Mix) Grail – II

Plain & Simple dips back into its Benno CD towers to dig out more priceless gems on the hunt for the elusive Holy Grail of mix albums.

BPM exhibition announce this year’s panel guests.

Earlier this month we brought you a preview of the huge range of exhibitors that will be showing at this year’s BPM exhibition, Europe’s Largest DJing and Electronic Music Making Event, and now the line-up for the industry panel sessions has been announced . The panel sessions were introduced last year as an added attraction […]