The London, 4-piece, Clock Opera are set to release their debut album 'Ways To Forget' on April 9th, on Moshi Moshi /Island Records. Their sound is a more of the relaxing avant, indie pop variety and it may have been mis-labeled as "Pop-Chop". I hear hints of Keane and Elbow as lead man, Guy Connelly excels in his vocals and then as the rest of the music melodies flow there are hints of Panda Bear and Animal Collective. Clock Opera have been around a few years releasing singles and various videos but they haven't [...]
Words: Saam Das Traditionally, the time of the year for tipping artists is December/January. That's not how we roll. After taking a breather from doing an edition of Futuresounds last year (instead tipping The Drums, The Joy Formidable and Two Door Cinema Club in the BBC Sound Of 2010 poll ), we're back. And I mean "we", because I did actually consult with the fellow members of Team FG for these tips for 2011. [...]
Heute Sonntagsmusik mit Mogwai, Spectrals, Let's Buy Happiness, Clock Opera, Mona, Daft Punk, Neon Indian und The Naked and Famous. Mogwai "How to Be a Werewolf" (in Thirty Century Man) Weitere Artikel zum Thema: Das sind die Bands des Jahres 2011
Here’s a couple steps to follow if you’re a struggling DJ or living room mixmaster, and you thirst for the big neon lights in the undergrounds: Step 1. take some great new songs from up and coming artists. Step 2. Remix them really really really well. It’s that simple! Once you finish those, the artists you remixed should knock your door down to ask if they can use your sweet mash-ups on their single releases and whatnots. Don’t believe me? This is what happened to Guy Connelly [...]
I stumbled across Clock Opera recently and have really enjoyed what I've heard so far. Clock Rock "remind(s) us of how much we wished Michael (Jackson) had chosen Aphex Twin or Squarepusher to be his production accomplices towards the end of his life instead of Will.I.Am." (last.fm.com) I was very impressed with the video compilation of random things here, and I really think it goes well with the track. My favorite is the fish, and pie. Enjoy!