Crate Dig: The Bird and The Bee’s “Ray Gun”

  Thus… The Bird and The Bee met in the music’s great multiverse, amongst the planets spinning all around us… wed… and consummated the marriage with a beautiful melody… Someone came and saved my life, while caught under the weight of all this dark, hard, strife… and brought a pretty little life… even if it…

audiobiography: zeon’s criminal

The Audiobiography series invites artists to narrate the first-hand account of their lives (thus far) through soundtrack as score. A sonic signature in framework, fashion and function, Audiobiographies explore the lives of creatives through the universal language of music… that cosmic connective chord maintaining said constellation’s lived terrestrial tapestry animating this world. * * *…

Biorhythmic Pastiche: Halsey’s Nightmare

An American Girl dives into her memory’s museum, dreaming a scheme within a scene … gaze into the gallery, and open your lens wide; when we recognize our body as the battlefield, so too we realize the weapon of our mind … A nation’s mythology remastered as a people’s history for the record, and her…

popiter dictum: Rihanna’s “We Found Love” ft. Calvin Harris

Self-prophesying redemption, epoch snap … and yes, it is the Mayan manifesto: the light at the end of that tumultuous tunnel… ***   … love and trial, living libations of modern bacchanalia sowing seeds of spectacular carnage … the visceral kaleidoscope of that insatiable pursuit for primal preeminence … so young the guise… so dazed, so confused……

Circuit 2011: Little Boots’ Shake Until Your Heart Breaks

So, spinning retrospective… the solar cycle rounds a sampling of rotations past two-thousand Anno Domini … from where I vantage, London calls, snow falls, and once upon a December nocturne stroll, cobblestone rumbles, and so I stumble upon a warehouse happening diffusing pure tempo … The Siren: Victoria “Little Boots” Hesketh The Sound: Neo-Disco Electro-synth…

re:play :: Night Surgeon’s “Gondola Crimewave”

Crate dug into this Pacific EP from 2014, and basked for a marvelous moment in said aural sample from Portland-bred sonic doctors. Needless to say, if your ailment is color-by-numbers iPop – today’s prescription is two GCs and a midnight call. Love, this, one; in so many ways…

Mood : Ring :: “Episodic by Design”

mood: mulling backlot blueprints and future movements with sirens, maestros, and capped crusaders ring: get up and shake it up, listen up, hear the call, at night you’re on fire, back against the wall; don’t stop, try to make your mark, and make up your mind — randy get yourself together, when you know you’re…

Déjà Verse: “Tom’s Diner,” Giorgio Moroder + Britney Spears

Good music speaks volumes… rather than impose analysis, step back and expose linguistic artistry… listen, look, and linger in fantastic rhythmic reality: lyrically speaking “Tom’s Diner” – Deja Vu (2015)   da-da-doo-do da-da-doo-do da-da-doo-do da-da-doo-do da-da-doo-do da-da-doo-do da-da-doo-do da-da-doo-do da-da-doo-do da-da-doo-do da-da-doo-do da-da-doo-do I am sitting In the morning At the diner On the corner…

re:code.fm :: Madonna’s Confessions on a Dance Floor

In 2005, Madonna dropped the world like a discoball. She created one of the decade’s best albums as she had created her entire career: by producing a self-context so great that it becomes the world’s Pop conscience. If “the main problem with 2008’s Hard Candy was that Madonna seemingly didn’t care,” and “with American Life…