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October 2009

Basement Jaxx - “Scars” (New Video)

Basement Jaxx reveals their new video for the song “Scars” from the album of the same name. With a rosebush like the plague, Basement Jaxx


Kraftwerk Remasters (video)

Last week Kraftwerk released a remastered discography of some of their most inspired albums: Autobahn, Radio-Activity, Trans Europe Express, The Man Machine, Computer World, Techno


Nneka - “The Uncomfortable Truth” (tour dates / MP3)

Nigerian-born, German-based soul artist Nneka is set to release her US debut Concrete Jungle. Nneka derives her sound from the likes of Bob Marley, Nina


Astro Boy dir. David Bowers (new film)

Astro Boy is the upcoming animated 3D movie based on the popular Japanese manga series by Osamu Tezuka. Freddie Highmore of Finding Neverland and Charlie


The Temper Trap release Conditions (tour dates / MP3)

The Temper Trap’s debut release, Conditions, comes out today, October 13th. If the Melbourne band sounds familiar, it may be due to their contribution


Phoenix Performs on Craig Ferguson (video)

Phoenix, continuing to make the late night rounds, performed “Girlfriend” off their current record, Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix, on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson


Camera Obscura - “The Sweetest Thing” (video)

The drumbeat on “The Sweetest Thing”, from My Maudlin Career and not a U2 cover, is that one poppy rhythm that activates some latent dopamine


Sonic Youth - ‘Daydream Nation’ Video Collection (video)

Twenty one years ago this week: Sonic Youth released Daydream Nation, which has come to be regarded as one of the best records of the ‘8


Theophilus London - “Enjoy the Sun” (video)

This song has a lot stacked against it. For instance, whenever I read the song’s title, I start shaking my fists at the sky


Grouper - “Hold the Way” (video)

The elegiac Grouper has just released a new video for her song “Hold the Way”. Directed by Weston Currie, the hazy, black and white cinemascope


September 2009

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