Fw: Musique Machine Newsletter #01 June 2002
- MUSIQUE MACHINE NEWSLETTER #01 JUNE 2002
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.:: INTROIn this newsletter you will find all the updates from the last month at MM.
.:: ALBUM OF THE MONTH: JUNE 2002
Nate Dogg - Music & Me
Lucine icl - Iron City
Bumblefoot - 9.11
Ephel Duath - Rephormula
Dark Tranquillity - Damage Done
Sparrow Orange - Hands And Knees Music
Stefan Dill - Flower and Song
Icarus - Misfits
Dizzy Mizz Lizzy - The Best Of + Live In Aarhus '96
Jaga Jazzist - A Livingroom Hush
Halo - Degree Zero Point of Implosion
Fly Pan AM - Ceux qui inventent n'ont jamais vecu (?)
Anti-Pop Consortium - Arrhythmia
Soilwork - Natural Born Chaos
Pinchbeck - Overflow
Red Harvest - Sick Transit Gloria Mundi
Icon Of Coil - Soul Is In The Software
Beady Belle - Home
Red Harvest - The future sound of Norwegian black metal
An interview with Red Harvest couldn't stay out for long,
since the band is among the best Norway has to offer
in the metal genre.
Beefcake - Electronic Chamber Music
The square root of architecture plus inventiveness
divided by aural feast. Electronic chamber music
for the eclectic listener.
Icarus - Skate Glug
Icarus' latest album "Misfits" can easily be classified
as "electronic music", yet this description is not
sufficient for the music made by Ollie Brown and Sam Britton.
.:: BEST OF THE WEBLOG
DJ Shadow will be supported by Anti-Pop
Consortium during the first seven tourdates in the
U.S. More news and the tourdates can be found here.
Lunascape is one of the nominees at this year's
Seat (former "Axion") Beach Rock for the People's
Choice Award 2002. The band who gets most of the
votes will be able to perform on the fest (July 6/7th)
in Ostend. You can vote for Lunascape here.
Kåre João's touring band is taking shape:
Anders Bortne (Whopper) on vocals and guitar,
Dag F. Gravem (ex-Euroboys/Cavemen) on bass, Sigve
Høghaug on guitar, Kasper Pedersen on guitar and slide,
Johan Fodstad Larsen on percussion and Tore Ylwizaker
(Ulver) on keyboards and effects. The band plays at the
Quart and Øya festivals. Tourdates at Kåre's site
Upland's debut and When's "Sunshine Superhead" single
will be released on June 10th by Jester Records.
When will be having a release party at the Oslo Bar/Pub,
Last Train, Tuesday 11th where they will be performing in
their bear costumes and displaying the new video.
The Upland website is up and running.
Go there to download exclusive mp3's.
Due to some illness The Gathering EP "Black Light
District" has a little delay. They expect to have it
available on their site around the 24th of june.
Here are some exclusive songtitles for the 2
upcoming Devin Townsend albums. Solo album:
Depth Charge, Storm, Sunday Afternoon, Deadhead,
Slow Me Down. SYL: Devour, Consequence, Bring On
The Young, Force Fed and Dirt Pride. More Devin
news at www.hevydevy.com.
The Recording Industry Association of America
filed a copyright lawsuit against Audiogalaxy,
adding another front to the industry's legal
battles against post-Napster file-swapping
services. Read more...
Motorpsycho have been working in the studio on the
upcoming album, scheduled for a fall release.
In between their shows they'll be doing a recording
session for the well-known "In The Fishtank" series.
The resulting tunes will be released on Konkurrent
in Europe and Touch-And-Go in the US. Details:
Motorpsycho have some of the Jaga Jazzist members
with them in the studio as well as on stage at their
festival appearances this august.
Autechre have a new EP "Gantz Graf" coming out next
month on Warp Records. A planned DVD has been delayed
until next August. The EP includes three new tracks:
Gantz Graf (3:54), Dial (6:18) and CapIV (9:02).
Alamaailman Vasarat just got back from Prague shooting
their new music video. This time the band decided to
shoot the video first and write music afterwards.
Later they will add some production stills on their
site and of course the final video when it's done.
A spokesman from System Of A Down denies rumours
about the band spreading unreleased songs, which
can now be downloaded through audiogalaxy and
similar programs. The songs were recorded during
the Toxicity sessions, and were said to be spread
by singer Serj Tankian on cd-r after a couple of
shows. The band wasn't planning to use any of
them for the next album.
The really limited Hemophiliac album, by John Zorn,
Mike Patton and Ikue Mori can now be pre-ordered
through the Tzadik website. The album is scheduled
for early june, so it won't be shipped till then.
Porcupine Tree's long-term drummer, Chris Maitland,
departed from the band in February for personal