Archives December 2010


Lindstrøm & Christabelle on A-Trak's mixtape

Lindstrøm & Christabelle's Baby Can´t Stop is featured on A-Trak's mixtape for RCRDLBL. You can download his mix here. Here is the full tracklisting:

A-Trak - Ray Ban Vision (feat. CyHi Da Prynce)
The Temper Trap - Resurrection (Penguin Prison Remix)
J. Cole - Who Dat
Florence and The Machine - You've Got the Love ...

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Lindstrøm & Christabelle 14th best album on XLR8R

Real Life Is No Cool owes more to '80s R&B and radio funk (à la Bar-Kays or Alexander O'Neal & Cherrelle) than it does Lindstrøm's typical fare (Kosmische and Moroder-esque disko), and we were pleasantly surprised by the producer's about-face this time around. Featuring vocals from his wonderful collaborator Christabelle (a.k ...

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JD Twitch from Optimo talks about producing Tussle




Here is a

blog piece

from JD Twitch about producing, and him producing Tussle's next album:

This year I was asked to produce a record for the first time. Well, I had been asked before but couldn't do it as doing Optimo every week took up too much time and I didn't ...

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Annie and Lindstrom & Christabelle on Sleigh Bells' mixtape for RCRDLBL

Annie and Lindstrom & Christabelle are both on Sleigh Bells' mixtape for RCRDLBL. You can get the mix here . And here is the tracklisting:

Crystal Castles - Celestica (Thurston Moore Remix) Gorillaz - Stylo (feat. Mos Def and Bobby Womack) (Chiddy Bang Remix) Lindstrom & Christabelle - Baby Can't Stop (Radio Edit) Holy Ghost! - Static On The ...

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Lindstrøm & Christabelle: NME cult album of the year




Read the whole story

here

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But it’s not just drug-damaged cosmic explorers who somehow failed to set the world on fire in 2010. For reasons that seem unfathomable to me, 'Real Life Is No Cool' is the work of Norwegian disco/house producer Hans-Peter Lindstrom (known for his beardy cosmic noodling) and chameleonic pop ...

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Arp's FADER mix




ARP has done a wonderful mix/compilation for Fader (see what they say + tracklisting under). You can download the mix

here

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To construct the music that Alexis Georgopoulos makes as Arp, you’ve got to have a lot of restraint. Its roots are in new age: synth washes ebbing and pulling, tiny shift changes in ...

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Idjut Boys on Ministry Of Sound Radio




The Idjut Boys is hosting a show on Minstry Of Sound radio. The show is called Nu Disco and airs every Thursday 8-10pm on. DJs on rotation are The Idjut Boys, Future Disco, Cosmodelica, Toby Tobias and The Cosmic Truth. You can hear the last show with the Idjuts

here

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ARP host on East Village Radio






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Alexis Georgopoulos of Arp and the Alps hosted Radio Heart yesterday. He played a forthcoming release on Mexican Summer, The Alps’ “Easy Action,” a track from the latest Arp release, The Soft Wave, as well as music he’s been digging lately, like Arch M and Dorothea Raukes. Matt from RVNG INTL – who put out ...

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Lindstrøm & Christabelle 18th best album of 2010 on Resident Advisor

Lindstrom & Christabelle's Real Life Is No Cool is voted the 18th best album of 2010 by Resident Advisor.

Some of the songs on Real Life Is No Cool were almost ten years old. So a lot of the time that I spent working more recently was trying to make sure that they sounded ...

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Lindstrøm & Christabelle's Lovesick 52 best track of 2010 on Pitchfork

Lindstrøm & Christabelle's Lovesick is voted the 52 best track of 2010 by Pitchfork. This is what they say:

This is one of the least likely Cadillac jingles in history. Just a few years back, Hans-Peter Lindstrøm crafted a retro-futurist masterpiece in his debut full-length, Where You Go I Go Too. But he pulled ...

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Lindstrøm & Christabelle 9th best album of 2010 in Slant Magazine

Lindstrøm & Christabelle is voted the 9th best album of 2010 by Slant Magazine. This is what they say:

Norwegian DJ Hans-Peter Lindstrøm and vocalist Christabelle's Real Life Is No Cool is a pop-funk odyssey that draws on early Massive Attack, Prince, and especially the space-disco of Giorgio Moroder. The album is, perhaps, Lindstrøm ...

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Bjørn Torske: Fact mix 210




Bjørn Torske has done a great mix for Fact Magazine. You can get it

here

. Here is the tracklisting:
Popol Vuh – Aguirre (Ohr/Soul Jazz)
KLF – Dream time in Lake Jackson (KLF Communications)
Yello – Homer hossa (Vertigo)
Creation Rebel & New age steppers – Last sane dream (Cherry Red/ON-U Sound)
Paul Haig – Mad horses (Disques ...

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Smalltown Supersound guest and DJ on The Fader Radio




Some weeks ago Joakim Haugland from Smalltown Supersound was guest and DJ at The Fader Radio on East Village Radio in NYC.

Here

you can listen to 45 minutes with new and upcoming music from Smalltown Supersound. Among others a brand new track from The Idjut Boys.


Diskjokke remixes David Lynch




It´s a good day today! We are all big fans of David Lynch and he has had a big impact on our label and lives. We`re of course very happy to announce that Diskjokke has remixed Lynch's first single Good Day Today. Other remixers are Underworld, Basement Jaxx, Sasha, Jon Hopkins. The ...

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Bjørn Torske "Kokning" a great 8,0 review at Pitchfork




Check out this great 8,0 review of Bjørn Torske's wonderful Kokning album. "The Norwegian producer continues to refine his highly appealing blend of dub, cosmic disco, house, and Balearic sounds." Read the whole review

here

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Hear Razika on RCRDLBL

RCRD LBL is premiering Razika's great Taste My Dream. The track is taken from the 7" Nytt Pa Nytt/Taste My Dream that you can buy from Rough Trade here, this is limited edition 7" in 500 copies. You can download the track on RCRD LBL here.


Introducing Razika!




We`re excited to announce our new signing Razika from Bergen, Norway. Here is how Rough Trade in London describes them:

"Razika are four 18 year old girls from bergen who've sweetly stumbled upon a killer mix of slits-style get-up-and-go, ultra catchy pop-hook mayhem and a shamble-punk attitude which makes this, their debut 7 ...

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Bjørn Torske: Kokning XLR8R review

Check out this nice review that Bjørn Torske`s Kokning got in XLR8R here