Montag, 31. Januar 2011

PostModern*VideoSongs***January 2011***


Wye Oak [usa] - Civilian (2011)
http://www.wyeoakmusic.com/
www.myspace.com/wyeoak

*Wye Oak are an indie folk rock duo from Baltimore, Maryland, USA, composed of Andy Stack (drums, keyboards, backup vocals) and Jenn Wasner (vocals, guitars).Their sound has been described as "earnest folk-influenced indie rock with touches of noise and dream pop".

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Covenant [sweden] - The Beauty And The Grace (2011)
www.covenant.se/
www.myspace.com/covenant
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Covenant_%28band%29

*Covenant is a band from Sweden whose music comprises a mixture between electropop and electronic dance music.

*They released their brand new 8th album 'Modern Ruin' on january 14th,2011 

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Ceephax Acid Crew [england] - Topaz (2010)
www.myspace.com/ceephax
www.ceephax.co.uk


*Ceephax Acid Crew is a British acid house and drum and bass electronic musician named Andy Jenkinson


*This Song is taken from the album 'United Acid Emirates' released by Planet Mu on Jan 25th 2010. The Album is a trip through neo classical electronica, chiptune gabber and hip-house...

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Puro Instinct [usa] - Stilyagi (feat. Ariel Pink) (2010)
www.myspace.com/puroinstinct
http://www.myspace.com/pearlescentharbour

*This is the first single from Puro Instinct's debut album 'Headbangers in Ecstasy'which will be out on february 22th,2011 via Mexican Summer Records.


*It features the helping hand of fan and mate Ariel Pink, who took the group on tour last year supporting Haunted Graffiti. Mr. Pink’s background vocals ride the ambient rainclouds, drum machines and other sonic sparkles.

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SPC ECO [usa] - Spotlight (2010)
http://www.myspace.com/spceco
http://spceco.bandcamp.com/album/silver-clouds-ep

*This is a song from Dean Garcias (Curve) project SPC ECO taken from their Silver Clouds" EP, released may 5th, 2010.

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Ben Folds [usa] & Nick Hornby [england] - Claire's Ninth (2010)
www.benfolds.com
www.myspace.com/benfolds
www.penguin.co.uk/static/cs/.../nickhornby/ 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nick_Hornby

*This is a track taken from their last years release 'Lonely Avenue'

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Depth & Current [usa] - Don't Go Away (2010)
http://www.depthandcurrent.com/Depth_And_Current/Home.html
http://www.facebook.com/depthandcurrent

*Depth & Current’s press release describes them as 'Norman, Oklahoma’s grunge-psych-goth-dance band.


Dll their ep incl. this song for free...
http://depthandcurrent.bandcamp.com/album/dont-go-away-calm-to-the-sea-7

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The Babies [usa] - Wild 1 (2011)
www.myspace.com/thebabiesnyc

*Cassie Ramone from 'Vivian Girls' decided to team up with Kevin Morby from Woods to create a new band call 'The Babies'. Their sound is influenced by 60s beat, garage, surf, shoegaze and a new drawer call beachgaze :-)


*Their debut album is out on february 8th, 2011.

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British Sea Power [england] - Living Is So Easy (2011)
www.britishseapower.co.uk

*British Sea Power are an indie rock band based in Brighton, England.

*This is the first single taken from their new 5th album 'Valhalla Dancehall' released on january 15th,2010

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Pete and the Pirates [england] - Winter 1 (2011)
http://www.peteandthepirates.co.uk/
www.myspace.com/peteandthepirates

*Pete & The Pirates are an English indie rock band based in Reading.


*This is the first single taken from their forthcoming 2nd album which will be out in may... 

*Dll this song for free
http://petethepirates.bandcamp.com/track/winter-1

Sonntag, 30. Januar 2011

Hagen Rether - Der Mensch im 21. Jahrhundert


Hagen Rether 
(Auszug aus dem WDR Kabarettprogramm Mitternachtsspitzen vom 04.09.2010) 
http://www.hagen-rether.de/
http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hagen_Rether 

*Hagen Rether (* 8. Oktober 1969 in Bukarest) ist ein deutscher Kabarettist. 

*Er ist regelmäßiger Gast in Kabarettsendungen wie zum Beispiel den Mitternachtsspitzen (WDR), Neues aus der Anstalt (ZDF) und dem Satire Gipfel (Das Erste).

*Häufig aufgegriffene Themen von ihm sind dabei vor allem Religion, Massenmedien, Kapitalismus, Konsumismus und Globalisierung.

Samstag, 29. Januar 2011

ForgottenClassic*VideoSongs ***January 2011***


The Capsules [usa] - My Lucky Stars (2004)
http://www.thecapsules.com
http://www.myspace.com/thecapsules

*The Capsules are dreampop band from KANSAS. 

*Their latest Album 'Long Distance Dedication' was released in 2009.

*This song is taken from their 2nd Album 'Someone for everyone'released in 2004.

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Dj Tiesto - UR(2004)
www.tiesto.com  
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ti%C3%ABsto#cite_note-allmusic-0

*DJ Tiesto a Dutch musician, DJ and record producer of electronic dance music.

*This Song comes from an album call 'Just Be' released in 2004

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Delbo [ger] - Sniffty (2002)
http://www.delbomat.de/ 
www.myspace.com/delbo

*Delbo is a german indie band from Berlin. They released  four albums on their own Label 'Loob Musik' which was founded by the members of Delbo, their friend Annette Herrmann and Guitarist Tobias Siebert from Klez.E.

*This Song is taken from Delbos 7" ep released in 2002.

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Sophia/Absolute Giganten - Reprise-Crescendo
http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Absolute_Giganten
http://www.x-filme.de/html/giganten.html
http://www.sophiamusic.net/

*This wonderful poetic/melancholy clip is taken from the movie 'Absolute Giganten' produced in 1998, cinema release was in september 1999.

  
*Music by american indie band Sophia

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MICHAEL GARRISON [usa] - LASERS (1981)
http://de-de.facebook.com/pages/Michael-Garrison/127389497303657
http://www.synthy.de/kuenstler/G/mgarrison/garrison.htm

*Michael Garrison (* 28. November 1956 in Roseburg, Oregon, USA; † 24. März 2004 in Bend, Oregon, USA) was a synthesist from Oregon, USA.

*He was influenced by the European innovators of electronic music, like Klaus Schulze, Tangerine Dream, and Jean Michel Jarre.

*This Song is taken from his Album Prisms released in 1981.

Samstag, 15. Januar 2011

In memory of*Trish Keenan (Broadcast) *Rip*


Broadcast [england] - Lunch Hour Pops (2003)
http://www.myspace.com/broadcastuk
http://futurecrayon.blogspot.com/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Broadcast_%28band%29

*Trish Keenan, the singer for the British electronic pop duo Broadcast has died from complications of pneumonia on january 14,2011.
She was only 42 years old.



The band’s label Warp Records released the following statement on January 14:

'It is with great sadness we announce that Trish Keenan from Broadcast passed away at 9am this morning in hospital. She died from complications with pneumonia after battling the illness for two weeks in intensive care. Our thoughts go out to James, Martin, her friends and her family and we request that the public respect their wishes for privacy at this time.
This is an untimely tragic loss and we will miss Trish dearly – a unique voice, an extraordinary talent and a beautiful human being. Rest in Peace.'

Montag, 10. Januar 2011

Great Newcomer Band from Greece ***Papercut***

Papercut  
is an Ambient / Down-tempo / Electronica artist from Athens, Greece

All song are taken from theit self-titled debut album "Papercut" Released on 'The Sound of Everything' in December 2010.
http://www.myspace.com/papercutgr
http://www.facebook.com/papercutpage#!/pages/Papercut/153717361342875



Papercut - My Melody


Papercut - Black Dog



Papercut - Morning Blues


Papercut-Here I Am


Papercut-A Dream



Papercut - Papersun


Papercut - Voyage Dans La Lune


Papercut - He Loves me She Loves me Not


Papercut - Ocean Of Sound