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by Timothy Gabriele

31 Jul 2009


Speaking of steel drums, there’s a ton of them in this live rendition recorded in the middle of a parade/procession in Manchester as the cameraman races to chase them.

by Timothy Gabriele

31 Jul 2009


Hot Chip redo “Transmission”, reduce the urgency, shove in some groovy vocoder, and crank up the balearic steel drums. Not nearly as bad as it sounds, but definitely a pale shade of the original.

by PopMatters Staff

30 Jul 2009


Dam-Funk
Toeachizown
(Stones Throw)
Releasing: 27 October (US)

SONG LIST
01 Toeachizown
02 Mirrors
03 (My Funk Goes) On & On
04 LAtrifying
05 Let’s Take Off (Far Away!)
06 Tunnels
07 Searchin’ 4 Funk’s Future
08 Flying V Ride
09 Candy Dancin’
10 Burn Straight Thru U
11 10 West
12 I Wanna Know
13 Rollin’
14 Love Is Here 2nite (I Can Feel It)
15 Could I Be Losing Another Lover?
16 Show Me the Way U Feel
17 One Less Day
18 I Wanna Thank U (4 Steppin’ Into My Life)

CD #2
01 Brookside Park
02 Hood Pass Intact
03 Kill ‘Dat aka Killdatmuthafu*ka
04 Mobbin’ Thru Busters
05 Boogie Slyde
06 Come On Outside
07 The Sky Is Ours
08 Nu-Frontiers
09 Spacecapades
10 Fantasy
11 Keep Lookin’ 2 the Sky

Dam-Funk
“Toeachizown” [MP3]
     

by PopMatters Staff

30 Jul 2009


Matt Fiander raved about Passion Pit’s latest album Manners: “Score one for internet hype. Steeped in the tension of economic hardship and transition, but loaded with an undeniable resilience and infectious joy, Manners is a brilliantly timely and lasting electro-pop record.” The group played Jimmy Fallon’s show this week to pump up the release.

by Sarah Zupko

30 Jul 2009


William Shatner does dramatic readings of Sarah Palin’s Twitter posts… modern poetic classics? Not.

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