electro indie

How to Paint a Drumbeat: An Interview with Django Django’s David Maclean

10/22/2015

Django Django is set to play the beautiful Regency Ballroom tomorrow (buy your tickets here before they sell out), and if you’ve never seen this band before, now is your chance to witness something quite special. If you’ve never heard of this band before, it’s time to re-evaluate your life and go listen to them immediately. Anyhow, I recently Read More

SOTD: Discovery "Orange Shirt"

06/17/2009

Discovery’s “Orange Shirt” is an overindulgent taste of hi hats, synthetic drums and playful keys. The new band from XL blends electro, indie and hip hop into an unfamiliar combo with familiar elements. At first the beat sounds like radio hip hop producers Timbaland or Pharrell, with heavy emphasis on 808 drums broken with repeating Read More