Archive for 2012

  • Checking In With: Boys Noize in Chicago @ House of Blue + [Show Review]

    By Ben Twichell on December 11, 2012
    Saturday December 8th’s Boys Noize show in Chicago marked my first time out to the local House of Blues. The three-floored venue boasts two tiers of balcony room and opera boxes, with multiple bars on each level. As a medium sized concert hall, the House of Blues is large enough to support a name as sizeable as Berlin’s Boys Noize, […]
  • Mixhell [Guest Mix #11]

    By Brandon on December 11, 2012
    Mixhell is the Brazilian production/DJ duo formed by husband and wife Igor Cavalera and Laima Leyton.  After their huge collaboration with Crookers known as “We Love Animals”, Mixhell found their home with Boysnoize Records in 2009 with the ‘Highly Explicit’ EP.  Their recent Boysnoize Records release titled Exit Wound is an 80s influenced dance-punk original packaged with huge remixes from Aeroplane […]
  • DJ Shadow in Madison @ Majestic Theater [Show Review]

    By Ben Twichell on December 10, 2012
    In an age where music genres are wordier than the “Driver’s Handbook” at your local DMV, artists like DJ Shadow remind me why. After witnessing DJ Shadow’s performance at the Majestic Theatre in Madison, I pity the fool that tries to categorize his style (yes, that was a Mr. T reference). His set was a medley of drum n bass, […]
  • Watch the Duck (with DragonHouse)- Poppin' Off [Video Review]

    By Martin on December 10, 2012
    I was watching this Watch the Duck video and playing it aloud while Anthony Sharma was studying aggressively for his final exams, avoiding Facebook and Youtube at all costs, of course. He didn’t seem to mind, and though he wasn’t witnessing the insane DragonHouse dancing taking place before my eyes, he was at least half-listening, so at the end of […]
  • Watch the Duck (with DragonHouse)- Poppin’ Off [Video Review]

    By Martin on December 10, 2012
    I was watching this Watch the Duck video and playing it aloud while Anthony Sharma was studying aggressively for his final exams, avoiding Facebook and Youtube at all costs, of course. He didn’t seem to mind, and though he wasn’t witnessing the insane DragonHouse dancing taking place before my eyes, he was at least half-listening, so at the end of […]