Archive for October, 2008

Swingotronik – electro manouche

October 29, 2008

The band members are: Julien Jacquin (sampler), Julien Rodriguez (sax), Déborah Lartilleux (bass), Christophe Lartilleux (guitar & composer).

According to their page:
“Swingotronik plays and presents a new concept “ELECTRO SWING”! It’s a mixture of guitar manouche of Django Reinhardt and electro music, the SHOCK of the generations!”



Caravane Palace – neo-manouche?

October 27, 2008

Please tell me I get to be the first to tag this style in the making!

Jolie Coquine



Quarta330, master of 8bit dubstep

October 23, 2008


9 Samurai of Kode9 (Quarta 330 8bit remix)

Quarta330 is Toru Koda’s stage name, from Tokyo. He produces 8bit music with a nintendo classic gameboy. He also organizes the Lo-bit Playground parties in Tokyo.


Felix Da Housecat – Silver Screen Shower Scene

October 23, 2008

Felix da Housecat (born Felix Stallings Jr. on August 27, 1971 in Chicago, Illinois) is a DJ and record producer. At the end of 2001, Felix won Best Album at the now-defunct Muzik Awards, beating the likes of Daft Punk that day. The ensuing fame brought Felix widespread popularity and remix work for superstars like Madonna and Kylie Minogue.




Bandolero – Paris Latino

October 21, 2008


Elsiane – Bringer back of memories

October 12, 2008

I am glad to see that I haven’t reached that stage in my life where I say: “They don’t make good music as they used to back in my days.”

Elsieanne Caplett’s voice is organic, like she’s the one actually raising the hair on my body, while Stephane Sotto’s drums torture your perceptions. A wonderful hybrid.



Ruckus Roboticus – Playing with scratches

October 11, 2008

Not since Kid Koala have I heard such a playful musician. He is just starting to get noticed, winning several music awards: Rockstar Games (Best DJ Mix 2003), Solid Steel (Best Mix 2003 & 2007), and Scion (Free-Up-Your-Mix Finalist 2005), so pay good attention to him, you might some day say: I know this guy from D I S C O R G Y (talk about cockiness)! He is indeed playing with scratches: old movies, children songs, game samples and the result is pure turntable:


Jamie Woon – Wayfaring stranger (Burial mix)

October 9, 2008

The Droids – The Force

October 9, 2008

Space is the place.

Max Berlin – Elle et Moi

October 9, 2008

Any Way the Wind Blows

Max Berlin on Last FM