Month: April 2009

Record Store Day 2009: Live Music & Loads of Releases


After last year’s über successful Record Store Day, they’re doing it again nationally. The Record Store Day website has all the latest details. There will be lots of artists performing live at your local independent record store (see below for Cory Chisel). For a full list by state of all the record stores across the country participating, check out the venues page. And when is Record Store Day 2009? Saturday 18 April 2009. In about […]

They’re Norwegian! Röyksopp do things differently


The past couple of weeks, I’ve been spinning the new Röyksopp album on the turntable. Turns out it’s fabulous. That is, if you like pop. It’s different from their usual fare of interesting, mellow electronica. This album, called Junior, is focused on producing some lively, lovely pop songs in electronic fashion. They’ve added vocalists aplenty on this one. All female, all wonderful. I can recommend this album highly. The vinyl version comes with a 320 […]