In honour of Golden Week , here are some hits from Japan. Thanks to ToMC3 and the now defunct Jrawk for assistance with the research. Read on below for all the hits.
Seriously folks.... What's with all of these unGoogleable band names? Do you really think that's a good idea? Some really great bands like BOBBY, Parachute, and Comma are all playing this week... And, I'm sorry, but you really need to sell yourselves hard at these shows so people remember you, and don't end up finding [...]
YELLOW MAGIC ORCHESTRA - COMPUTER GAMES
This Devo mix of Datarock’s Computer Camp Love surfaced a little while ago. It seems like the ideal marriage: what are Datarock , if not the present day Devo ? [...]
D00d, my heroes in my baby stages. The fathers, back then the sons, of computer electro pop are reuniting for Massive Attack's Meltdown at London's Royal Festival Hall on Sunday June 15th. Anyone who loves music with watts and joules in the organic, must check this out! Deet's below! Bristol’s Massive Attack has invited the likes of The Cool Kids, Flying Lotus, Tunng, Aloe Blacc, Elbow and tons more. Not to be missed, indeed. Yellow Magic Orchestra Sunday, June 15 2008 7.45pm Southbank Centre (Royal Festival Hall) Belvedere Road London [...]
Pioneers of electropop, Yellow Magic Orchestra brought synthpop to the world along with Kraftwerk in the 1980s. Now they play their first UK show since 1980. Yellow Magic Orchestra (YMO) - Computer Games Bristol's Massive Attack helped define British pop for 20 years. This year they are the curators for the South Bank's influential Meltdown Festival, and have invited Yellow Magic Orchestra for their first [...]