Archive for the ‘Mashup’ Category

Ziggy Stardust Remixed – Suffragette City

By • Feb 8th, 2009

Hand’s up everyone who likes mashups? Well I do. I am fascinated by the whole idea of taking two (or more songs) and creating something new  out of it. It turns out I am not alone. Head over to  Ziggy Stardust Remixed and listen to say, Suffragette City. This was always one of my favourite […]



Ant Neely – Scratch Redux

By • Oct 10th, 2008

Ant Neely was featured on NPR’s Second Stage Podcast a week or so back and I was really taken with the “Scratch Redux” piece of his new album, it’s a really bright poppy song that belts along at a good pace, great beat, really nice slide guitar and just perfect vocals by Lisa Moore, it’s […]



Cineplexx

By • Sep 6th, 2008

I ran across Cineplexx a little over two years ago and pegged them for a Duggup – that’s as far as it got; until now. Going through my backlog, I decided it was time for a revisit. Two years on and I seriously wonder what took me so long. Brazillian Sebastian Litmanovich is the musician […]



BiggaBush/Lightning Head

By • May 1st, 2008

Glyn “Bigga” Bush is an indie producer and DJ from the South West of England. His two main projects BiggaBush and Lightning Head reflect his love of dub reggae, Brazilian rhythms and Afro-Cuban beats and he has produced two albums “Studio Don” (Best Seven/Sonar Kollektiv) and “BiggaBush Free” (Stereo Deluxe) as well as many remixes […]



Saturday Samples – Joe Frawley

By • Feb 3rd, 2007

Artist: Joe Frawley Website: joefrawleymusic.info Track Name: Tangerine Playback: mp3/flash Download?: Yes Joe Frawley is not a musician in the conventional sense, more performance artist than anything else. He specialises in soundscapes as explained by his website: Joe Frawley’s Sound Collages are intended to blur the boundary between music and sound art. Using found sounds, […]



Clothesline Revival -Ramblin’ Man

By • Aug 23rd, 2006

Artist: Clothesline Revival Website: www.paleomusic.com/clothesline_page.htm Track Name: Ramblin’ Man Playback: mp3/flash Download?: Yes I don’t know what to do with this band (it seems I am still stuck in Americana mode). Arranger and musician Conrad Praetzel calls his label Paleo Music, which is big hint I supect and if you check out his work, which […]



Tryad – Final Rewind

By • Aug 11th, 2006

Artist: tryad Website: tryad.org Track Name: Final Rewind Playback: mp3 Download?: Yes Back at the end of September last year I discovered tryad and wrote a brief post about them at ThatchSpace (my other blog). Tryad are now (in)famous as being one of the first internationally-separated internet Creative Commons bands. They released their first album, […]