I love Creep. Their music is really beautiful. I’m a serious lover of strings and they use them in such a cool way. They’re great producers, too, and i love how most of their tracks are pretty slow tempo, and very deep. I just did a remix for their second single, You, featuring Nina Sky.
I’m a big fan of Ryan Trecartin’s video art. His videos are saturated trips filled with hilarious and weird theories and very smart insights. The editing of the videos, in particular, is superb.
Planningtorock is the stage persona and creative form of Bolton-born Janine Rostron, whose powerful and haunting electronica was born in Berlin where Janine has lived for the past ten years. We checked in with her to ask a few questions about her music and her style. [Listen to her new single Doorway at the end of the interview]
Why am I so fond of The Knife’s latest track? Yes, the opera chanting opening takes me down memory lane: reminiscent of Edea’s theme song, reminding me of childhood Final Fantasy VIII playstation days. But ultimately this collaborative effort with Mt. Sims and Planningtorock is ambitiously rich in sparkling percussion and takes the listener on […]