Archives April 2011


Diskjokke "Sagara" album details on Resident Advisor




To get details about Diskjokke`s upcoming album Sagara, you can go to Resident Advisors website

here

.

diskJokke will release his next album, Sagara, this June on Smalltown Supersound.

As a compatriot to artists like Lindstrøm and Prins Thomas, diskJokke is best known for his cosmic-flavored disco and house. He's developed this style across ...

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20jazzfunkgreats premieres Pechenga`s My Frozen Spirit




Check out Pechenga`s My Frozen Spirit on 20jazzfunkgreats

here

. Here is their review of the track:

Here at 20JFG we quite obviously find music an incredibly evocative experience. We dabble in what appear, quite often, to be ludicrously extended and intricate metaphors — but what are in fact despatches from our hyperactive subconscious…that also ...

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Listen to new Diskjokke track on Pitchfork




You can listen to the track "Panutup" on Pitchfork

here

. The track is taken from his forthcoming album Sagara out June 14th. More info here soon.


Young Galaxy interview in Planet Notion

Check out this great interview with Young Galaxy in Planet Notion here.

Young Galaxy Talks Creative Departures and Musical Influences

With their third album, Shapeshifting, Young Galaxy has once again shown themselves to capable of immense creativity and great complexity. The album is defined by lyrical depth and the kind of musical experimentation that is ...

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K-X-P and Nisennenmondai to play Spot Festival

Both K-X-P and Nisennenmondai will play Denmark`s Spot Festival the last weekend of May. For more info check out the festival website here.


Razika to support Arctic Monkeys in Scandinavia




Razika is happy to announce that they will support Arctic Monkeys when they play in Oslo and Stockholm the first week of May. To get more details and buy tickets go

here

.


Young Galaxy "Shapeshifting" out this week on LP, CD and download




The fantastic Shapeshifting album by Young Galaxy is out this week on CD, LP (limited edition of 500) and download. You can buy it from Amazon

here

,  from iTunes

here

, from Piccadilly (where it was album of the week)

here

. And you can stream it if you have Spotify

here

. We hope you like it ...

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More artists confirmed for Sonar

Smalltown Supersound will host a label showcase at Sonar By Night with Annie, Bjørn Torske and Diskjokke. This will take place Friday the 17th of June.

Now Sonar has almost completed its booking and it looks great:

21 new artists have been added to the Sónar Barcelona's line-up, including James Murphy and Four Tet ...

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Young Galaxy: Shapeshifting

Young Galaxy: Shapeshifting

Montreal art-rockers are transformed on Shapeshifting
For their third LP, Young Galaxy, gave themselves away. Shapeshifting's 11 new songs, lithe and mesmerizing, were completed at home and then sent away, across the ocean, to one of the world's most acclaimed and secretive producers. For nine months, Dan Lissvik, half of the Swedish duo ...

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Nisennenmondai to play ATP`s A Nightmare Before Christmas




Nightmare Before Christmas curated by Battles, Caribou & Les Savy Fav
9-11 December 2011 at Butlins Holiday Centre, Minehead, UK

ATP's second festival weekend for December 2011 at Butlins, Minehead is the Nightmare Before Christmas - this year curated by three of the most stunning live acts on the planet - Battles, Caribou and Les Savy ...

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Razika

Few bands can make you instantly recall your favorite summer. Your first kiss. The first time you snuck out of the house.

In Bergen, Norway, Razika, comprised of four precocious 19-year-old girls, have discovered how to conjure these emotions, channeling a mix of innocence and rebellion, romance and heartbreak, and gift-giving and gun-slinging into their ...

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Young Galaxy

For their third LP, Young Galaxy gave themselves away. “Shapeshifting”’s 11 new songs, lithe and mesmerizing, were completed at home and then sent away, across the ocean, to one of the world’s most acclaimed and secretive producers. For nine months, Dan Lissvik, half of the Swedish duo Studio, curved and refashioned these tracks ...

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Pechenga

Pechenga is Rune Lindbæk and Cato Farstad.

Pechenga is the name of the area in Siberia that’s distantly visible from Vardø (pop. 2500), the Norwegian fishing island Rune Lindbæk & Cato Farstad both call their birthplace, and where they made their debut album, Helt Borte. While Cato stayed and became Vardø’s one-man musical ...

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Kim Hiorthøy

Kim Hiorthøy

Kim Hiorthøy debuted in 2000 with the critically acclaimed album Hei. This album was followed up by Melke (a collection of remixes, 7 inches, rejected tracks and tracks for compilations) in 2002 as well as several 7-inches and 12-inches, before he released his three EPs in 2004: Hopeness, Live Shet (a live set) and For ...

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Young Galaxy a great 4 out 5 in Uncut Magazine




"Shoegazers go synth-pop, with outstanding results. This Polaris-nominated Montreal trio, having toured with Arcade Fire, take fresh journeys on their third LP. Once "finished", they sent it to Swedish producer Dan Lissvik (of Studio) - who they never met - and gave him free rein. The net result is magically multi-faceted synth-pop, but as the title implies ...

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