Tag Archives: electronic music

  • Philharmonic Turntable Orchestra: An Orchestra of DJs (Video)

    Philharmonic Turntable Orchestra: An Orchestra of DJs (Video)

    70 years ago, a recording of Felix Mendelssohn’s Concerto in E minor became the first LP ever released. Now, Panasonic is paying tribute to that occasion with a new rendition of that orchestral work, this one performed by an unlikely group: The Philharmonic Turntable Orchestra. As Channel Panasonic on YouTube explains: “The world’s first ensemble performance using only […]

  • Google Song Maker: A New Feature of the Chrome Music Lab (Video)

    Google Song Maker: A New Feature of the Chrome Music Lab (Video)

    The Google Chrome Music Lab is designed as a space on the internet where anybody can learn about music and how it works, and now there’s a new feature that goes beyond education and into the field of actual music-making. It’s called Google Song Maker, and you don’t even need a Google account, let alone any […]

  • “Lemon”: New Track from N.E.R.D. feat. Rihanna (Video)

    “Lemon”: New Track from N.E.R.D. feat. Rihanna (Video)

    N.E.R.D., thank funk rock outfit that are basically The Neptunes‘ evil twin, haven’t been in the limelight for some time now. But they’re prepping a return, and are rumored to be on the cusp of announcing a new album – a rumor that is supported by today’s release of a new single entitled “Lemon,” featuring […]

  • ‘Funkadelic Reworked by Detroiters’ Remix Album Coming Soon (Audio)

    ‘Funkadelic Reworked by Detroiters’ Remix Album Coming Soon (Audio)

    Few cities have a richer musical history than Detroit, Michigan, with a thriving electronic music scene that continues into the present day. For new proof of how deep the music bench is in Motor City, take a look at the tracklist for the upcoming Funkadelic remix album Funkadelic Reworked by Detroiters: Side 1 1. Sexy Ways […]

  • “pulse (v.1)”: The New 14-Minute LCD Soundsystem NOT on Their New Album

    “pulse (v.1)”: The New 14-Minute LCD Soundsystem NOT on Their New Album

    If you’re even remotely interested in LCD Soundsystem, you probably don’t need me to tell you that the band’s long awaited comeback album American Dream is out today. But another piece of music from Mr. Murphy‘s new surge of output was released yesterday, and it’s possible that “pulse (v.1)” has fallen through the cracks. “pulse […]

  • “Overnight”: Daft Punk Collaborates with Australian Band Parcels (Audio)

    “Overnight”: Daft Punk Collaborates with Australian Band Parcels (Audio)

    Daft Punk tends to be pretty picky about who they collaborate with, which is why they surprised many by teaming up with a largely unknown Australian band called Parcels for a surprise single. It’s called “Overnight,” a nice electro-slink co-written and produced by Daft Punk. If you go back and listen to Parcels’ (slightly, they […]

  • “Thong Song”: Remix by JCY Has New Vocals from Sisqo (Audio)

    “Thong Song”: Remix by JCY Has New Vocals from Sisqo (Audio)

    DJ act and electronic music trio JCY remixed Sisqo’s 1999 jam “Thong Song” out of some mix of nostalgia and prankishness, but their efforts got the attention of none other than Sisqo himself, who took the time out of his busy schedule to provide brand new vocals for an official reissue of the song. You […]