Articles tagged dfa

18 Sep 2013 // 2:05 AM

Factory Floor: Factory Floor

Repetition and efficiency are the operative terms to describe Factory Floor's post-industrial aesthetic, as the hyped electro trio wrings out maximum effect out of minimal moves.

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Holy Ghost! - “Dumb Disco Ideas” (video)

Another anthem for this summer's soundtrack.

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2 Aug 2011 // 8:00 AM

20 Questions: Planningtorock

She's collaborated with the Knife, has her new album out on DFA, and has some choice words for Angela Merkel. Welcome to the wonderful, otherworldly land known as Planningtorock ...

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30 Jun 2011 // 9:00 PM

YACHT: Shangri-La

Shangri-La is not about emulating a traditional feeling of paradise, but dissecting the very notion of what one would be, exploding our collective dreams of a far-off, someday perfect place -- of heaven.

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4 May 2011 // 6:22 AM

Holy Ghost!: Holy Ghost!

New York duo signed to James Murphy's DFA label use 21st century genre-bending innovations to make music firmly rooted in the past.

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LCD Soundsystem: This Is Happening

Serving up a comprehensively postmodern survey of pop culture with wit, panache and an enviable dose of hooks, LCD Soundsystem take its place on 2010's shortlist of year-defining albums.

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Free Energy: Stuck on Nothin’

A decade after Is This It, Philadelphia's Free Energy usher in a new era for guitar pop. And it looks to be a great one.

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Various Artists: Nobody Knows Anything: DFA Presents Supersoul Recordings

The inaugural release on DFA Records' new Death from Abroad imprint is this two-disc collection of vinyl- and digital-only tracks from Berlin's Supersoul label.

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30 Oct 2006 // 10:30 PM

DFA: Remixes: Chapter Two

These tracks seem only as long as the groove demands, but the groove demands long, long tracks.

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Various Artists: The DFA Remixes: Chapter One

New compilation from acclaimed Manhattan-based duo includes remixes of Gorillaz, Fischerspooner, and Le Tigre.

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//Mixed media

The Hills Are Alive, But Nobody Else Is in 'The Happiness of the Katakuris'

// Short Ends and Leader

"Happiness of the Katakuris is one of Takashi Miike's oddest movies, and that's saying something.

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