In April Texas psychedelic warriors the Black Angels released a new 7” on Blue Horizon, “Watch Out Boy” b/w “I’d Rather Be Lonely”. As you can hear, the B-side is quite a new look for the band, trading their usual scuzz-bomb guitars and acid-damaged vocals for something more jangly and flat-out pretty (not a bad thing). (via Pitchfork)
Back in 1989, as the Berlin Wall fell, Gunther Holtorf and his wife Christine set out on what was meant to be an 18-month tour of Africa in their Mercedes Benz G Wagen, called Otto. Now, with more than 800,000km (500,000 miles) on the clock, Gunther is still going.
Ass slaps to ISO50 for introducing me to this refreshing remixed blast of Bibio’s “Lovers’ Carvings” from Chateaubriand. The French producer didn’t stop there. Check out his SoundCloud page for more interpretations on artists like Kavinsky and Chromeo.