Wednesday, April 25, 2007

Hang the DJ!

I'm DJ'ing at a new indie rock/Britpop night called HANG THE DJ this Friday night from 10pm on at the East Village Lounge (186 2nd St. between Ave. A and Ave. B). Free before 11pm, $5 after.

Tuesday, April 24, 2007

An End Has A Start

Editors' new album An End Has A Start will be released on June 25th. Here's a video teaser - sounds like the first album. Now let's see if they become Coldplay.

Friday, April 20, 2007

Bjork release party

The electro-downtempo-chill event Tripnotica is taking place at the Delancey tonight. Tonight's event will be a release party for Bjork's new album Volta.

Tuesday, April 10, 2007

More dance news

The Chemical Brothers will be releasing their sixth studio album (We Are the Night) on June 19th and will tour the US in support this September. Via Filter: "The 12 track album features The Klaxons, Midlake and Will Mason among others. The first single will be "Do It Again" featuring Ali Love."

We Are The Night tracklisting: 01. No Path To Follow 02. We Are The Night 03. All Rights Reversed (Featuring The Klaxons) 04. Saturate 05. Do It Again (Featuring Ali Love) 06. Das Spiegel 07. The Salmon Dance (Featuring Fatlip) 08. Burst Generator 09. A Modern Midnight Conversation 10. Battle Scars (Featuring Willy Mason) 11. Harpoons 12. The Pills Won't Help You Now (Featuring Midlake)

In other electronica news, the music/art collective in which I participate - Tripnotica - will be hosting the album release party for Bjork's new album Volta on Friday April 20 at The Delancey. I won't be DJing that night, but there will be a lot of good bands and DJs on tap. If I was DJing, you'd hear something along the lines of this (my setlist from the last Tripnotica):

Chapterhouse - Pearl
Moby - Porcelain
Blue States - Your Girl
Saint Etienne - Finnestere
Thom Yorke - The Eraser
James - Fine (C. Ladd remix)
I am Jen - Broken in All the Right Places
Bjork - Immature
Depeche Mode - Lillian
Saint Ettiene - Heart Failed in the Back of a Taxi (Two Lone Swordsman mix)
Sneaker Pimps - Spin Spin Sugar
Portishead - All Mine
The Chemical Brothers - Lost in the K Hole
Leftfield - Original
Massive Attack - Man Next Door
The Presets - Girl and Sea
Underworld - Jumbo
Portishead - Wandering Star
Massive Attack - Protection (Underdog's Angel Mix)
A Guy Called Gerald - Humanity
Goldie - Inner City Life (Baby Boy Edit)
Cut Copy - Future
Thievery Corporation - Indra