Archive for September, 2010
Two years after the latest album “Slow Burning Lights“, the duo BLUE SKY BLACK DEATH is back with a new album entitled “Third party” released on the label FAKE FOUR INC. This is the end of a great time with the hip hop label Babygrande Records and a new hopeful start for the band. If you don’t know the “underground” BLUE SKY BLACK DEATH, we can presented their style like ambient music with a real soulful influence from Hip-Hop. So, it’s music to make you happy to be sad when you are listening :
“THIRD PARTY” album released the september 7th is more electro pop than the previously however this project keeping the wistful touch and the background influences. For this way, BLUE SKY BLACK DEATH is accompanied by the singerAlexander Chen (of Boy In Static and The Consulate General). It’s simply another jewel!
BLUE SKY BLACK DEATH – Rerun
To discover B.S.B.D as a fan, I will advise to start by the listening of “LATE NIGHT CINEMA” to understand their vibes and the evolution of their music to “THIRD PARTY”.The BLUE SKY BLACK DEATH’s discography is like the Vost of the life with a lot of feelings…
More on the FAKE FOUR INC website
After it came out earlier this week that the Detroit producer had been diagnosed with cancer, today the sad news arrives that Aaron Carl Ragland has lost his battle with the illness.
For those who don’t know,AARON CARL was a legendary Detroit music producer. Aaron Carl’s sound signature crossed genres, from soulful, gospel infused house, to the dirtiest ghetto tech anthems as the following tracks.
AARON CARL – 21 Positions EP released on Motor City Electro Company – 2004
Xwave headset is the first brainwave interface (builded by PLX Devices) which lets you control your Iphone, Ipad with your mind. Once you have the X-Wave headset fixed on your head and plugged into your iphone, you might be able to make a phone call handcuffed (Whooaaaaa!!!).
I don’t for you, but this kind of
crap technology freaks me out…
Anyway, for those interested, it’ll be available in October.
BISCUIT is the first product of the french company OTO Machines dedicated to offer you new tools for music and sound creations.
Biscuit is a stereo multi-FX box with bitcrusher and analogue filter. This little black box elegantly designed offers a wide range of sounds to add depth, texture and organic behavior to synths, basslines, drum machines and virtual instruments from computers. From harsh distortion, digital and aliasing artifacts to warm and fat 8-bit sounds, i’m sure Biscuit will be the perfect companion for producers, deejays, musicians and sound lovers who want to extend their sound creation possibilities. You can buy it from 442€ on Oto Machines website. If you’re not convinced, just watch the following demonstration, it talks for itself (It worked on me ’cause I want one…) !
More on the OTO Machines Website
This month, there are three new releases on the label run by UMWELT : The first one is the “Synthetic Cells Ep” signed by a talented french producer called DEEMPHASIS. His debut project features 4 great Electronics track, pretty impressive :
DEEEMPHASIS – Galaxy Of Chaos
DEEMPHASIS – We Are
At the same time, NEW FLESH RECORDS has launched a Sub-label entitled “NEW FLESH LAB” that seems focused on a more ambient & dark music. Therefore on this new section two vinyls are already released : “Room 1 & 2″ and “Room 3 & 4″ each one by UMWELT.
Listen the releases under the brand name “NEW FLESH LAB” on on the NEW FLESH website
More on the KOMARKEN ELECTRONICS Bandcamp page