Any band that references Kate Bush AND Magma AND chamber music within one sentence as their point of inspiration will automatically become a band that I love. Plus the members are originally from So.Ill, as am I. SPOOKY.
Such a dynamic track – can feel a real driving force from the key and bass lines, and the change in direction at the end gets my pulse going. Plus the bookworm in me loves that the song is based on a Flannery O'Connor novel. :)
A truly impressive, methodical and brutal composition by Michael Gordon played equally impressively, methodically and brutally by Vicky Chow. Chow is clearly Gordon’s perfect match for such a merciless piece.
While I originally came to know Nnamdi’s music from a different lifetime (his days of rock with The Para-Medics, filled with crazy drumming and time-signatures), his solo evolution into experimental hip hop has been prolific. Seems to drink from an infinite well of creativity and madness.
Glockabelle is a Casio shredding, thimble-wielding (for the glockenspiel, naturally) force of nature, creating music that reassures us that pop music can be fun, challenging AND weird (the best of all worlds).