Monday, October 22 2001
It’s not perfect, but it’s intriguing, and it gives listeners enough of a taste of Elk City that they will want more.
Berlin’s Einstürzende Neubauten—that’s “Collapsing New Buildings” to the uninitiated—are in many ways an embodiment of a certain stereotype about German art rock.
The set highlights many important elements to Davis's evolving sound: his quest to strip songs down to their essential parts, his shift from acoustic to electric-based music, his choice of sidemen who best play that type of music, and, in turn, his way of coaxing the best music from those sidemen.
Sunday, October 21 2001
Gospel has been part of dance music for a long time of course, though never so explicitly as in this current manifestation.
We were all on the edge of our seats back in the day, when Richard James' tunes were an explosive mixture of ray guns, mouth harps, and ping-pong balls. On 'Drukqs' he just opens up his box and draws out the same dusty old props.
Friday, October 19 2001
Thursday, October 18 2001