Funk gets redefined in Thomas Schumacer’s “Every Little Thing” featuring Caitlin Devlin. A groovy house meets tech-electronica tune, the track also comes with re-works by Hot Since 82, Joris Delacroix, and Simian Mobile Disco (along with a more dance-y feel in the club remix). Hot Since 82 brings us that signature deep house vibe with [...]
Electronic music outfit Simian Mobile Disco has just announced the upcoming release of their first in-concert recording album. The aptly titled Live was recorded in one shot during a Philadelphia show for their album Unpatterns, and features tracks from the UK duo’s past LP’s to create a dazzling showcase of dance, electronica, and frenetic beats [...]
They’re one of the most successful electronic production duo’s to have come out of the UK in the last decade, and for good reason too. Known together as Simian Mobile Disco, producers James Ford and Jas Shaw have done work for artists such as Peaches, Arctic Monkeys, and Florence and the Machine. Best known for [...]
With festival season is sadly coming to a close in the United States, overseas things are just getting started. The world’s biggest club festival, Amsterdam Dance Event, has been pumped up with steroids this year, making it the biggest force in the EDM festival scene by far. With the first big names in the lineup [...]
More than 30 artists including electro-heavies DJ Shadow, Tycho, MiMOSA, Tipper, Dam Funk, Sepalcure, Star Slinger and Groudislava have been added to the lineup for Seattle’s Decibel Festival. The four-day electronic music, art and new media event will happen in a dozen plus venues throughout Seattle on September 26-30, 2012. The 130+ artist lineup also [...]
If you haven’t listened to anything Simian Mobile Disco has put out in awhile, check out their new track, “Your Love Ain’t Fair,” fresh off of their new and much praised album Unpatterns – out now via Wichita Recordings. elektro loves artists that do a good job of blending electronic and dance music and the [...]
Yesterday, Simian Mobile Disco released the video for their single, “Pareidolia” from their new album Unpatterns, which was released earlier this week. Demonstrating the same minimalistic audio and design aesthetic that the British dance duo is unrolling with the LP and its preceding singles “Cerulean” and “Seraphim,” the “Pareidolia” clip is a tightly organized barrage [...]
The official video for Simian Mobile Disco “Put Your Hands Together” is something straight out of an art exhibit. The incredible colors and shapes pulsating to the rhythm of the beat is mesmerizing. A truly unique piece of art from the SMD, once again. What do you think? Pre-Order Unpatterns on iTunes.
Simian Mobile Disco tinkers with color contrasting juxtaposed with characters as diverse as the sound itself in their official video for “Seraphim.” After watching this video obsessively, getting lost in it and trying to analyze its meaning, I found out something perfectly ironic: “Since people are asking – It’s a series of scenes of people [...]
Simian Mobile Disco has released the official video for their track Cerulean and it is one of the most unique videos we have ever seen. Animated by Jack Featherstone and Will Samuel, we are taken on a visually astounding journey through shapes and colors. Pre-order the album here.