Leaving for California tomorrow. Be in San Francisco till the 24th.
Hm. Probably should start packing.
…Or I could stay up finding new music.
Sounds like a plan.
Here’s where my recent obsession with music blogs has its perks– avoiding life!
A big “thank you” to Missingtoof for introducing me to Heads We Dance , Dopplereffekt, and Gescom. Exploring them led to the roundabout discovery of Geek Chic Soundsystem, Autechre, Sounds like Silver (LCD Soundsystem Remixed!) and a Busy P mix I didn’t have yet. Scoooore. Then, thanks to Stereogum I met the Remix Artist Collective (a bit of Bloc Party, The Shins, Justice, and Chemical Brothers) which led to CSS, which led to furry porn, which led to our old friend Erol Alkan. Fucking glorious. I’ll never sleep again!
Apologies for the excessive linkage. Long is the way, and hard, that leads to relatively unknown electropop, experimental, and industrial musica. Meh. Here’s a taste test: