Re: [Hybrid] Re: OT: Way Out West / Don't Look Now
> I'd say it's 75% opinion...I'm not bothered (your opinion seems to beI don't mind at all. Also, I didn't write this thing because I wanted to
> in the minority around here anyway) but here's an excerpt from another
> review/opinion (courtesy of Daniel Craig at the wowest boards, hope u
> don't mind!) to counter some of your arguments:
slag off WOW or anything. I enjoy great music, but WOW just doesn't seem to
be able to make a great album, though they're able to produce superb
> You mentioned BT's great production and compositional skills. TheyBT is a talented and an excellent producer, I think no one is able to deny
> didn't serve him very well on ET. There were some downright grating
this. However, I have had no love for his music since Still Life.
> In regards to your cliche' comment, I don't understand what or whereWOW is making pop that sounds good as pop made by WOW, because they're not
> they are. Moments of transparency and simplicity don't count.
famous for it. Compared to actual pop producers and good pop music, their
music is cliched and old. This applies to most of the club music bands
trying to do something new. It's like Moby when he is doing punk. It sucks.
> collection of disjointed tracks as well. BTW, can you tell me whichJust Like A Man samples Vangelis' Rachel's Song from Blade Runner original
> parts of "JustLike a Man"sample Blade Runner? I'm curious (I want to
> hear how blatant it is :P).
soundtrack recording. It uses it as one of the main background elements.
Hopefully they've paid for the use of that sample :) Good usage of it, even
though Blade Runner has been used million times before.
> Well, I'm done, I just couldn't let the scathing belittling go byI'm waiting for the Evil 9 album too. They've been overused lately as
> without a rebuttal. Maybe the Evil 9 album will keep you from being
> disappointed in 2004.
remixers and they seem to recycle all their beats.
- Rubbish - it was being used when the Chems hit the charts - well
before Madonna and TCM.
--- In HybridUK@yahoogroups.com, "Antti Mutta" <antti.mutta@s...>
I wonder how long you've been listening to electronic music?
Electronica was coined back when US press started to get all hot and
bothered with a few of the most plastic and mainstream appealing
electronic music artists.