Author Archives: surfpunkkid
Justin Martin recounts being honoured by the one and only dnb maven and Metalheadz boss Goldie while adorned in a giant diamond in the corresponding mag pic. I met Goldie for the first time last week in Miami, and I had one of those life moments and got a little emotional behind my sunglasses. He pulled [...]
I think this just might be the best neighbourhood in the city.
I stuck it out and witnessed the one thing people around these parts officially hold closest to their hearts, the Calgary Stampede. This was the 100th edition and attendance records were shattered. For a few moments the city awoke out of its daily grind stupor to fashion liminal zones where anything is possible, if only [...]
I wanted you to know that I am ready to go. Heartbeat. My heartbeat.
Directed by Adam Powell Mixed by Mike Skinner
(Via Toothsvideo) In this episode of ADSR we meet Sydney electronic trio Seekae in their Sydney City studio. They go through the process of writing ‘+Dome’ – their 2nd album. You’ll find out what plugins and hardware they use, how they make their loops/samples and how they bring it all together to perform live using [...]
As I watched a local DJ drop sweet tunes as part of an art opening at Calgary’s city hall premises recently I couldn’t help but look back at this year’s Snowblower festivities when Kid Koala dropped sick dubstep and funky grooves just across the street on what is normally a skating rink. This had been [...]
Amid the flashing lights, cerebral techno and pulsating crowd intent on getting the most out of the evening’s British music offerings, Annie Mac stepped up to the decks and gave the Canadian partiers a dose of sonic energy.
(@ Freedom 2011 ) Congrads to the Guvernment Entertainment Complex which was rated 27th best club in the world for 2012 by DJ Mag for its 4,000 capacity parties.
Just look at all these electronic music makers. Aren’t they lovely? Don’t they just inspire you. Don’t they just take you higher? I feel like I should write a haiku about it, except that I don’t particularly like haikus. But I think you get the point. Basically this is a wall of possibilities… possibilities that I [...]
Courtesy of Music Fail Blog, where they referenced Cake’s “Shadow Stabbing,” so I have included a cool fan vid I found below…