Tag Archives: Sonar

Jeff Mills, The Bells (live at Sonar)

Some people I know used to whinge and groan to see Jeff Mills headlining every Sonar… but how can you complain when faced with clips like this? I was privileged to see the maestro god knows how many times now during my techno years, and he never… Continue reading

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LCD Soundsystem, Throw

It’s no secret that one of my Favourite Tracks of All-TimeTM is Carl Craig / Paperclip People’s Throw. It’s also no secret that I heart LCD Soundsystem like nothing else on this good earth – from the time I first heard them on a dancefloor in the … Continue reading

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Gal Costa, Relance / Tuareg

Giving praise to the force of nature that is Brazilian singer Gal Costa, whose charms (like many others) I first stumbled across via an old Optimo mix many years ago, with these two delightfully twisted psychedelic grooves. And if you’re ever shor… Continue reading

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Pulp, Sorted for Es and Wizz

About this time every year I get a little maudlin, remermbering the days of leaving an important part of my brain in a field somewhere in Hampshire / Wiltshire / Barcelona etc. Watching clips like this doesn’t help. (BTW, if you’re ever asked “Rol… Continue reading

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