Other Articles by Daniel Svanberg

Features

CINEMA

 » Kraftwerk and the Electronic Revolution - This unauthorized documentary DVD from Sexy Intellectual (producers of the "Under Review" film series) compiles a trove of rare and previously unreleased footage from private collections alongside interviews with legendary electronic musicians, academics, journalists. Examining not only the legendary Dusseldorf band but the entire Krautrock movement, the main feature is 180 minutes long, not including bonus material.
[09.22.2008 by Daniel Svanberg]

LITERATURE

 » 33-1/3: 20 Jazz Funk Greats - In the 54th installment of Continuum's 33-1/3 series, Matmos member Drew Daniel examines Throbbing Gristle's seminal 1979 album. Detailed and personal, the book that is a small masterpiece in itself, jam-packed with memories, interviews and dissection of songs.
[09.18.2008 by Daniel Svanberg]

MUSIC

 » Deep Roots 1-3 - Having released the the third volume of their in-depth reggae documentary DVD series last month, Screen Edge have solidified the reputation of quality developed on the preceeding two volumes and established a triology of indispensable archival footage for aficionados of the genre.
[05.13.2008 by Daniel Svanberg]

CINEMA

 » Inside The Smiths - Recently released to DVD and touted as "the best documentary on the Smiths ever" by BBC Radio Manchester broadcast personality Terry Christian, this Stephen Petricco and Mark Standley-directed film, focusing on Mike Joyce and Andy Rourke, is, according to our own Smiths aficionado, anything but.
[02.18.2008 by Daniel Svanberg]

CINEMA

 » Wild Style - Written and directed by Charlie Ahearn and filmed in the South Bronx, this seminal hip-hop film was recently released to DVD in a special 25th Anniversary reissue by Rhino Entertainment and should be considered by any popular music scholar as a cult classic.
[01.16.2008 by Daniel Svanberg]

MUSIC

 » Live at the Monterey Jazz Festival - Next month the legendary jazz festival will kick off its 50th weekend event, commemorated with the release of an amazing collection of never-before-released performances from Louis Armstrong, the Miles Davis Quintet, Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gillespie, and Sarah Vaughan.
[08.24.2007 by Daniel Svanberg]
Reviews
»Morning of My Life
A Taste of Ra
Häpna
»Station
Alan Vega
Mute
»Back to Black
Amy Winehouse
Universal Republic
»Dawn Metropolis
Anamanaguchi
Normative
»Light Sound Dance
Bang Gang Deejays
Modular
»Dödsvisioner
Bergraven
Hydra Head
»Alright!
Bogdan Raczynski
Rephlex
»Bombs Into You
Bombs Into You
self-released
»I Created Disco
Calvin Harris
Almost Gold
»A Sky With No Stars
Canadians
Ghost
»Super (Electrical) Recordings
Chow Nasty
Omega
»Heartland
Client
Metropolis
»Dirty Space Disco
D*I*R*T*Y
Tigersushi
»Datarock Datarock
Datarock
Nettwerk
»I Love Techno
Dave Clarke
Music Man
»Hourglass
Dave Gahan
Mute
»Staying In
DiskJokke
Smalltown Supersound
»Out of Knowhere
DJ Bone
Subject Detroit
»History of DJ Krush
DJ Krush
Red Ink/Sony Japan
»More
Donna Regina
Karaoke Talk
»33 1/3: 20 Jazz Funk Greats
Drew Daniel
Continuum
»Palast der Republik
Einstuerzende Neubauten
MVD Audio
»Alles Wieder Offen
Einstuerzende Neubauten
self-released
»The Jewels
Einstuerzende Neubauten
Potomak
»From the Valley To The Stars
El Perro Del Mar
Control Group
»Hybrid
Elsiane
Nettwerk
»Verklighet & Beat
Eric Malmberg
Häpna
»Future Future Future Perfect
Freezepop
Rykodisc
»The Odd Couple
Gnarls Barkley
Atlantic
»All The Sweet Stuff
Gravy Train!!!!
Cochon
»Rykestrasse 68
Hanne Hukkelberg
Nettwerk
»Sinfantin och Mörkret
Hans Appelqvist
Häpna
»A Killer For That Ache
Hilde Marie Kjersem
Rune Grammofon
»Soundsystem 01
Hybrid
Nettwerk
»Et Op La Bang
I Am a Vowel
Fang Bomb
»Fairytale
I Love You Airlines
self-released
»At Folsom Prison Legacy Edition
Johnny Cash
Legacy
»In Our Nature
José González
Mute
»Hey Hey My My Yo Yo
Junior Senior
Rykodisc
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Justice
Vice
»King Tubby Meets The Aggrovators at Dub Station
King Tubby and Tommy McCook & The Agrovators
Trojan
»Velocifero
Ladytron
Nettwerk
»Ape-Ology
Lee Perry & The Upsetters
Trojan
»We Know You Know
Lesbians on Ecstasy
Alien8
»Send Away The Tigers
Manic Street Preachers
Red Ink
»We Can Create
Maps
Mute
»Desire Lines
Meanderthals
Smalltown Supersound
»Two Of Diamonds
Mick Harvey
Mute
»Dystopia
Midnight Juggernauts
Astralwerks
»Microphonepet
Mochipet
Daly City
»Starlight
Model 500
Echospace
»Unhuman
Motor
Mute
»Ore
Oreskaband
Sony Music Japan
»In A Nutshell
Pelle Carlberg
Twentyseven
»The Last Tycoon
Peter Morén
Quarterstick
»Mathematics
Renfro
Meltwater
»Lady's Bridge
Richard Hawley
Mute
»Disco Romance
Sally Shapiro
Paper Bag
»Remix Romance Vol. 1 & 2
Sally Shapiro
Paperbag
»Humanity - Hour 1
Scorpions
Sony
»Secretary Bird
Secretary Bird
In De Goot
»Mood Swings
Small Sins
Astralwerks
»Storyteller and the Gossip Columnist
Southerly
Greyday Productions
»Nervous Nitelife: Vegas
Starkillers & Austin Leeds
Nervous
»The Invisible Line
Temposhark
Paper and Glue
»The Ortolan
The Deadly Syndrome
Dim Mak
»Speakers And Tweeters
The Dub Pistols
Defend Music
»By Night On My Bed
The Grizzly Owls
self-released
»Cinematic Americana
The Little Heroes
Wednesday
»Grown-Ups
The Lodger
Slumberland
»Misery Loves Company
The Lovemakers
Fuzz
»Rising Down
The Roots
Def Jam
»Paper Trail
The Somnambulants
Clairaudience
»La Double Absence
Thilges
Staubgold
»This is Ivy League
This is Ivy League
Twentyseven
»War Stories
UNKLE
Surrender All
»CrystalTop Music Presents
Various Artists
CrystalTop
»Sunkissed
Various Artists
Smalltown Supersound
»B.I.P.P.P.: French Synthwave 1979-1985
Various Artists
Everloving
»Judgement
VNV Nation
Metropolis
»Tromatic Reflexxions
Von Sudenfed
Domino
»Ocean Fire
Willits + Sakamoto
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