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Simian Mobile Disco 3/30 Terminal 5 NYC Review

April 27, 2011 drainu182 0

By Sophia Hepheastou

I first heard Simian Mobile Disco two years ago— it was like synth angels singing. The beats, the production, everything together blew me away. I had tried to catch them at CMJ but no pass meant no entry, so I had to make due and settled to listening to “I Believe” every other night, truly believing one day I’d see them. Luckily that day came, 2 years later at Terminal 5 on behalf of Downtown Records ( …

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New Beth Ditto (Gossip) EP Due Out March 8th, “I Wrote The Book” Video

February 17, 2011 drainu182 0

When Gossip put out their first ever record in 2000, it came with a sleevenote that read as a statement of intent: “no thanks to the kids that don’t dance”. So it’s not surprising that the inimitable Beth Ditto’s first official side project comes ready-made for the dancefloor. Inspired by her heroines Grace Jones and Aaliyah it’s a pounding, pulsating dancefloor filler, boasting four emotional electro anthems-to-be.

While Gossip are currently in the studio hard at work on their next …