The megamix is a variegated mural, with flashes of color – neon pink, chartreuse, head-gash red – popping off chipped concrete, an amalgamation of flavor so fresh it strains the vision, so vivid it glows.
While most greatest hits album serve as nothing more than a simple cash-grab, fans may be hesitant to check out the latest from DJ Shadow. Thankfully, this compilation aims to please new fans, and purist alike, and adds another essential piece to the DJ Shadow legacy.
Bob Wood, National Program Director at the Chum Group, worked with us in producing this edition of Counterbalance, in which the 91st most acclaimed album of all time puts a smile on your face like Ultra-Brite.
DJ Shadow pieces together his sonic collages from a veritable mish-mash of samples and formats. His new album The Less You Know the Better is no less a compelling puzzle than his previous works. And so we set out to know more about this album by asking none other than Shadow himself ...
DJ Shadow commissions the Internet community to remix his works. The producers succeed in blurring the lines between Shadow’s originals and their own remixes, making it difficult to admit whose brilliance shines through.