Other Articles by Helder Gomes

Features

MUSIC

 » No Luck Club - Often rightfully compared to top-shelf sound mixers like DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist, the Vancouver-based instrumental hip-hop trio references everything from Canadian political history to classic era funk and jazz. Helder Gomes caught up with turntablist Trevor Chan to talk about the constraints and evolution of his music.
[04.11.2007 by Helder Gomes]

MUSIC

 » Have A Rotten X-Mas - FROM THE ARCHIVES: Looking for some Yule tide nuggets to spice up your nut crackin' and eggnog chuggin' holiday festivities? Helder Gomes rounds up the 2003 Ultimate Xmas Top 10 for those who don't want to jingle their bells.
[12.18.2006 by Helder Gomes]

PROFILES

 » Ali Farka Touré - A look back at the gritty, meandering and unconventional career of the unassuming Malian farmer, politician, Grammy Award-winning guitarist and cultural emissary who passed away earlier this month.
[03.23.2006 by Helder Gomes]

CINEMA

 » Crónicas - Shooting a psychological thriller in a location where one might actually happen in real life is a detail passed over by most filmmakers, but not by Sebastián Cordero, director of Crónicas.
[09.07.2005 by Helder Gomes]

MUSIC

 » Mike Ladd - "Shade plays a significant role in black American culture but it is not as distinct as in other countries." Helder Gomes interviews the composer of Negrophelia.
[05.16.2005 by Helder Gomes]

CINEMA

 » Helder Gomes Cinema Marathon - Week 4 - Senior News Editor Helder Gomes undertakes a marathon of films, watching two per week and reporting on the experience in this ongoing feature.
[02.21.2005 by Helder Gomes]

CINEMA

 » Helder Gomes Cinema Marathon - Week 3 - Senior News Editor Helder Gomes undertakes a marathon of films, watching two per week and reporting on the experience in this ongoing feature.
[02.11.2005 by Helder Gomes]

CINEMA

 » Demonlover - Helder Gomes asses the merits of the new unrated DVD version of the Olivier Assayas film, a trillingual thriller soundtracked by Sonic Youth.
[01.30.2005 by Helder Gomes]

CINEMA

 » Helder Gomes Cinema Marathon - Week 1 - Senior News Editor Helder Gomes undertakes a marathon of films, watching two per week and reporting on the experience in this ongoing feature.
[12.03.2004 by Helder Gomes]

COLUMN

 » Fahrenheit 9/11 and Beyond - The rise of suspect governments and their suspect policies has re-awoken the critical lens of the documentary flim maker, but Helder Gomes wonders where the world is headed.
[11.11.2004 by Helder Gomes]

CINEMA

 » Helder Gomes Cinema Marathon - Week 2 - Senior News Editor Helder Gomes undertakes a marathon of films, watching two per week and reporting on the experience in this ongoing feature.
[11.09.2004 by Helder Gomes]

MUSIC

 » DJ 2tall - "My first DJ Battle was in 2001, at the Jazz Cafe in London. I got murdered, straight up. I wasn't ready, but it spurred me on." LAS staff writer Helder Gomes rings up London producer and beatmaker Jim Coles for a conversation on life, turntablism, music in general, and his forthcoming album Shifting Tides.
[06.30.2004 by Helder Gomes]
Reviews
»Men of Station
13 & God
Anticon
»Darkness at Noon
A Hawk and a Hacksaw
The Leaf Label
»H-Hov-Hover
A Problem of Alarming Dimensions
8088 Records
»Alejandra
Absinthe (Provisoire)
Distile
»Born to Be Wild in the U.S.A. 2000
Acid Mothers Temple and the Melting Paraiso U.F.O.
Wabana
»Return to N.Y.
AK-Momo
A Hidden Agenda Records
»Sung Tongs
Animal Collective
Fat Cat Records
»Zalig Zijn de Armen van Geest
At the Close of Every Day
Loose Thread Recordings
»Jealousy and Diamond
Autistic Daughters
Kranky Records
»Bango
Bango
Shadoks
»Falling Air
Brendon Anderegg
Psych-O-Path Records
»Ambient Works
Brian Eno
Astralwerks
»Tilting at Windmills
Consafos
Greyday Productions
»Denies the Day's Demise
Daedelus
Mush
»David Shultz
David Shultz
Triple Stamp
»2005 EP
Decahedron
Lovitt Records
»Green Cosmos EP
Deerhoof
Menlo Park Recordings
»Years
Elevator Division
Second Nature Recordings
»Altered Realities
Erdem Helvacioglu
New Albion
»Milk the Thrills
Frank Jordan
Devil in the Woods
»New Salt
Geoff Farina, Luther Gray, Dan Littleton
Xeng
»Songs of the Turly Crio
Goldoolins
Olamale
»Self Titled
Growing & Mark Evan Burden
Xeng Records
»We Are All Natural Disasters
Hanalei
Thick Records
»Greatest Hits
Hell Demonio
Robotradio Records
»Jesu
Jesu
Hydra Head Records
»Remote
Jet Sam
Earsay
»I Am A Robot...
KittyKat DirtNap
WonkaVision Records
»Arular
M.I.A.
XL Recordings
»Here Comes That Weird Chill
Mark Lanegan Band
Beggar's Banquet
»Pentagon
Mat Maneri
Thirsty Ear
»B-Sides and Rarities
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
Mute Records
»Sliver - Best of the Box
Nirvana
Geffen
»Prosperity
No Luck Club
Igloo Cartel
»The Well of Memory
P.G. Six
Amish Records
»The Dayglow Light of Speed
People Chasing People
Milquetoast Recordings
»The Dayglow Light of Speed
People Chasing People
Milquetoast Recordings
»Nones
Refree
Acuarela Discos
»Goo [Deluxe Edition]
Sonic Youth
Geffen
»Let Them Drink
The Capitol Years
Burn & Shiver
»Time to Echolocate
The Ebb and Flow
Three Ring Records
»The Fall of Troy
The Fall of Troy
Lujo Records
»Ten White Stones
The Green Pajamas
Hidden Agenda Records
»Change of Living
The Only Children
Glurp Records
»You Win
The Strugglers
Acuarela
»Helpless
Triumph of Lethargy Skinned Alive to Death
Make Break
»Questions
Us3
Us3/Kudos Records
»Verve Remixed, Vol. 3
Various Artists
Verve Music Group
»Choubi Choubi! Folk & Pop Sounds From Iraq
Various Artists
Sublime Frequencies
»Fuck Pete Larsen
Wolf Eyes
Wabana Records
»Pro-Twelve Thinker
Yip-Yip
Strictly Amateur Films
»The Way of the Animal Powers
Zu
Xeng Records