Nov 6, 2013
The Huffington Post
Afrika Bambaataa: The History of The Universal Zulu Nation, Hip-Hop, Culture and Electro Funk
November is officially Hip-Hop history month! It's also the 40th anniversary of The Universal Zulu Nation, and the 39th anniversary of Hip Hop.
Ulrich Schnauss Slowly Soars Toward Surrealism
At some point in the early 1990s, liner notes pushed a teenaged Ulrich Schnauss toward a profound revelation.
Robot rock: The incredible giant drum machine where samples are replaced with real instruments
It is one of the recognisable musical instruments ever made, having featured on songs by everyone from Marvin Gaye to Duran Duran.
The Groundbreaking Japanese Electronic band, Yellow Magic Orchestra , has been mentioned on the Blue before , and, not too long ago, the band's most famous album, Solid State Survivor, was noticed as something every science fiction fan should listen to .
The Japan Times
a S sthumm "Mimoro"
Kansai-based trio aSsthumm's music doesn't just mix clashing styles together, but also touches on two cultural representations of Japan today.