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Steve Kilbey says his band feels like the Church again

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, SEPT. 24, 1998

By Steve Newton

That big old vinyl collection of mine sure comes in handy sometimes. Up until last week I had no idea that it included anything by the Church, but in preparation for a chat with singer-bassist Steven Kilbey, I took a hopeful meander through the alphabetically arranged stacks. 1,020 more words

Vancouver

DJ Set at Thirsty Ear Sheffield this Saturday

I’m happy to be playing for the Thirsty Ear crew up in Sheffield again this weekend, marking 6 years of their club night and 10 years of their very nice venue.

Facebook event page here.

News

5x5 Mix for Thirsty Ear

5×5 Mix for Thirsty Ear

To celebrate Thirsty Ear’s 8th birthday, the fellas asked me to do the next installment of their 5×5 mix series. … 31 more words

Zeeni

Stuart Derdeyn Essential Album Alphabet P

NOTE: THIS POST WAS CHANGED AFTER PUBLICATION BECAUSE I REALIZED IT JUST WASN’T ACCURATE. LIKE, I REALLY HAD TO CHANGE IT.

Do you have a favourite band?  586 more words

Music

DJ Spooky, Matthew Shipp, William Parker, Guillermo Brown

Here’s a 55-minute live performance by DJ Spooky (turntables, laptop), Matthew Shipp (piano), William Parker (bass) and Guillermo Brown (drums, laptop), filmed in 2003. If you’ve never heard Spooky’s album… 17 more words

Burning Ambulance

255: "Variation Cybernetique: Rhythmic Pataphysic Part 1" by DJ Spooky

If you think drum loops and hip-hop bravado when you see the abbreviation “DJ” in the beginning of a musician’s name, then you might want to rattle your head around, and try to knock loose a few preconceptions. 246 more words

Jazz