The Prodigy - Nasty video
Back in the late ’90s, the Prodigy managed the difficult task of translating the new and alien sounds of rave music into thundering stadium spectacle that we dumb American kids could understand. I saw them seven or eight years ago, the last time they were trying to sell that spectacle to Americans, and they were… More »
It’s nice when groups connect the aesthetic dots for us. This afternoon, noise-rap troublemakers Death Grips posted a hectic, disorienting remix of “Firestarter,” the feral techno-rock song that was a massive hit for rave popularizers the Prodigy in 1996. And now that I think about it, the Keith Flint mouth-foaming and Liam Howlett steamroller productio… More »
Next month, XL will reissue the Prodigy’s The Fat Of The Land, a release that will be couple with an EP of remixes and extras. Today, Major Lazer dropped their buzzing take on “Smack My Bitch Up” and you can hear that below. More »
Aside from some heavy rains on Thursday and some quick showers Sunday, the throngs at Worthy Farm this year enjoyed some of the best weather in Glastonbury history. In return, the impressive lineup — featuring headliners Bruce Springsteen and Neil Young, and memorable sets from Blur, Fleet Foxes, Bon Iver, Lily Allen, Spinal Tap, etc. More »
Well, that’s what we’re led to believe by XLR8R in the article “Entertain Us: The State of Electronica.” The piece begins with Moby explaining his reason for discontinuing stadium-sized touring in favor of spinning in smaller clubs.
“At some point during the Hotel or 18 tours, I came to the realization that I wa… More »
Spin’s 8th Anniversary Issue gets off to a hot start, with Evan Dando (doing his best Anthony Kiedis impression) lip-locked with Adrienne Shelly. The mercurial (read: so-crazy-he’s-boring)… More »