Tag Archives: Todd Terje

Despacio powered by McIntosh (Friday night)

Despacio… where to start? What a night. WHAT. A. NIGHT. While the sound might not have been quite up there with the likes of the bastions of amazing UK audio, Plastic People or the Loft parties, those are small, intimate venues rather than … Continue reading

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Some of the most glorious records you will ever hear

At a recent back to ours, the challenge was thrown down… well, actually I challenged myself, but hey, my house, my rules… Sorry, where were we? Ah yes. A musical challenge. With the assembled party planning to attend the Lucky … Continue reading

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Rogue Cat, Magic Journey (Todd Terje remix)

Last weekend we stumbled upon Justin Robertson playing a blinding set for free at the Star of Bethnal Green. I shazamed this tune and promptly forgot about it until a few days later. I thought it had to have a touch of the Terje about it, and what… Continue reading

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America, Horse With No Shame (Todd Terje re-edit)

iTunes tells me this is my most played track. I’m OK with that. I remember this setting the room alight at one of our NZ Southsidesoul gigs – the “I Love A Man In Uniform” one, I think, because it took place just after the 2009 Big Day Out and hal… Continue reading

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Variations on a theme: Chic, I Want Your Love

It’s no secret how greatly I adore the band named Chic. And I’m not alone. Here are three of the best, equally awesome versions paying tribute to the mighty ‘Nard and Nile. Summer time reggae c/o Norma White & The Brentford Disco Set… The dirtie… Continue reading

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Diamond Dub, Tangoterje

I’m in the throes of a fixation fixation – obsessing on themes (not enough to write a post every day, mind – sorry about that, it’s busy times at Putting Out Fire Towers) and flogging ’em til I get bored. Sorry about that – just bear with me til t… Continue reading

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