SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to MSTRKRFT at Mezzanine 8/26 (WED)

Written by Brett Ruffenach //

Mezzanine – San Francisco
August 26th, 2015 //

Born out of the raw, fist-clenching dance-punk coming from Toronto duo Death from Above 1979, MSTRKRFT (pronounced “Master-craft”) is a gritty, electronic side project composed of DFA 1979 bassist/keyboardist Jesse F. 227 more words


Jesse F. Keeler x 2 = DFA1979 + MSTRKRFT + YEG

Fans can get a double dose of Jesse F. Keeler on Saturday, Jan. 24. First, his reunited noise-rock duo, Death From Above 1979, is performing at the Shaw Conference. 20 more words

Plugged In

MSTRKRFT - Bounce [Music Video]

Ever catch the music video to the massive track, Bounce, by Canadian duo, MSTRKRFT? Well, here’s your chance. Take a step back, listen in to the 2008 hit, and watch as the Last Gang Records musicians give you a wicked look at… 17 more words


Death From Above 1979 - The Physical World (2014)

It seems like nostalgia has been overpowering modern culture lately. Ten year old movies are suddenly getting sequels greenlit, Tumblr expounds upon the joys of the original Pokemon series, and huge bands are reuniting to cash in for another round at the till. 599 more words

Album Reviews

Shoreditch bars are awash with the eighties, nostalgia

Shoreditch bars are awash with the eighties, nostalgia. Dreams of the thirty to forty year generations, dreams, broken dreams, broken promises, real emotion, longing, loving, never getting, confusion. 407 more words

Chromeo : 'Tenderoni' (MSTRKRFT remix)

There is Dance music.  And then there is dirty dance music.  This track is pure filth.


Aerotronic Catapults Onto The Scene With "Night Deconstructions Part 1" EP

Today, Belgium-based artists, Aerotronic, hit the techno realm hard with their new EP, Night Deconstructions Part 1. Out now via Teenage Riot Records (JFK of MSTRKRFT’s label), the EP features three deep, intense tracks: The Switch, Alter, and Nervous Breakdown. 282 more words