Tagged: w-music

Narkopop

Nearly two decades after his last release ‘Pop’ on Mille Plateaux, GAS is BACK. On April 21, GAS will release a brand-new album titled ‘NARKOPOP’. Available as luxurious hardcover CD or vinyl artbook editions...

Daft Punk BBC Essential Mix 1997.03.02

In the early morning hours of March 2 1997, Pete Tong introduced Daft Punk for their first BBC Essential Mix. Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter were only a few weeks fresh from their...

Standards I

Standards is a two-volume set of jazz albums released by the Keith Jarrett trio in 1983. Originally released by ECM, they have been multiply re-issued, including by Universal/Polygram. The two volumes present performances of...

Scenery

Ryo Fukui (1949-2016) was a Japanese jazz pianist based in Sapporo. He was born on June 1, 1948 in Biratori, Hokkaido. He played regularly at the “Slowboat” jazz club. Fukui died of a malignant...

Nah Und Fern

Serious Times – Serious Music. In the middle of the 1990s, Wolfgang Voigt, better known under a great many pseudonyms such as MIKE INK, STUDIO1 or GRUNGERMAN, and the driving force behind the rise...

The story of Chicago House music

Your browser does not support iframes. TV One’s docuseries takes an ambitious approach to telling the larger story of this unheralded black musical genre from the South Side of Chicago and the man who...

Rückverzauberung @ Tusk

Last October, Wolfgang Voigt played his Rückverzauberung series at the Tusk Festival in Newcastle, UK. The visuals were specially made by Rachel Lancaster.

Field Recording mix by Mikkel Metal

Courtesy of Danish producer Mikkel Metal, a specialist of deep and dubby soundscapes, highlighted with several appearances on Kompakt‘s Pop Ambient series and a string of releases on Echocord. Recorded in August 2011 Mikkel Metal here weaves a deeply...

A Charlie Brown Christmas

Peanuts creator Charles M. Schulz called on pianist extraordinaire Vince Guaraldi and his trio to compose and perform music that would reflect the humor, charm, and innocence of Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and the entire...