Archives December 2008


LINDSTRØM: PITCHFORK`S 12TH BEST ALBUM OF THE YEAR

The scruffy Norwegian Hans-Peter "Lindstrøm might still be better known for his collaborations with Prins Thomas, but he has on his own produced perhaps the most audacious musical statement of 2008. Inspired by the multistage epics from electronic music's past, Where You Go I Go Too nevertheless can't be explained away as a ...

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BJØRN TORSKE IN LONDON

Bjørn Torske will play live or DJ (we are not sure...) in London at Nodisko 5th Birthday, Saturday the 17th of January at Fabric Room 3. Other artists are Zak Frost, Lazersonic, Guglielmo Mascio. DJs in the other rooms are Jon Tejada, Luke Slater + more tbc. Bjørn Torske will return soon with a new 12 ...

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TUSSLE AND LIQUID LIQUID DJ SETS NEW YEAR`S EVE

Nathan from Tussle and Sal P from Liquid Liquid will spin records on New Year`s Eve hosted by Tristes Tropiques (Radio Rhythm) at Edinburgh Castle Pub, 950 Geary St, San Francisco, 9 pm – 2 am ($10/$12 after 11pm). Wish we could be there!


DISKJOKKE BAND AND SMALLTOWN SUPERSOUND IN LONDON

Smalltown Supersound and our norwegian friends Telle Records will host a night at Cargo in London together on the 11th of December. Artists playing are Diskjokke with his amazing live band and The New Wine as well as Hot Hot Hot DJs (Telle labelfounder Mikal Telle and DJ Asel) and Smalltown`s Joakim Haugland.


LINDSTRØM: ALBUM OF THE YEAR IN PLAN B MAGAZINE

UK`s Plan B Magazine holds Lindstrom`s "Where You Go I Go Too" as one of the best album of the year (the list is in no particular order) describing it as "So Lindstrom, in sum: whales on pills at five in the morning, by a Balearic island". Not sure what to make of ...

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LINDSTRØM: MORE ALBUM OF THE YEAR

The Quietus has Lindstrøm`s "Where You Go I Go Too" as the 22nd best album of the year. See the list http://thequietus.com/articles/00802-the-quietus-albums-of-the-year-30-16 here. Also Exclaim in Canada has the album as the 3rd best electronic album of 2008. London`s great Sister Ray store has Lindstrom as the 18th best ...

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