Posts tagged with "David Byrne"

Solidarity & Psychosis: An Interview with Matt Papich

November 5, 2015

Solidarity & Psychosis: An Interview with Matt Papich No No, the new album from Baltimore-based Matt Papich, aka Co La, is an album that conflates and emphasizes contrast. Though reactions to the maelstrom of samples he conjures has been a little polarized, and elsewhere it’s suggested that No No is unstructured and “avant-garde at its core,”... 

Noah Wall – Music For Resolutions

January 16, 2015

Noah Wall – Music For Resolutions Brooklyn’s Noah Wall marked this latest transiting of years with a return to one of the things he does best: the noble mixtape, delivering a two-hour companion billed “for Resolutions” and still sure to help shore up flagging commitments even a couple weeks into the game. Opening with... 

Week in Review #31

August 9, 2014

Week in Review #31 Plenty to catch up on this week, including news that French experimental producer High Wolf would be reissuing his Straight Cassette recordings, a “weird hip-hop” outing under his Black Zone Myth Chant moniker; an incredibly fun plod through acidic insanity. It’s been available digitally... 

Week in Review #30

August 2, 2014

Week in Review #30 Certainly the most entertaining tidbit of news this week, Warner/Chappell is being sued for millions in a case that contends “Happy Birthday to You” is in fact a thoroughly and demonstrably public domain song. From TechDirt: “Happy Birthday remains the most profitable song ever. Every... 

Week in Review #18

May 10, 2014

Week in Review #18 The universe responded to growing humidity across North America by launching an amazing new Awesome Tapes from Africa website and offering an entertainingly ludicrous reminder of one of the continent's greatest hacks this century, exploring a characteristically paternalistic soirée with space jazz... 

Week in Review #12

March 29, 2014

Week in Review #12 Our twelfth installment of the Week in Review, the closest thing I’ve ever had to a regular journal… I still incline toward beginning with things we missed from the prior week; though we don’t want anyone to think our eyes aren’t on the real prize, yessir, next week, nothing...