Rich Ashby

Entries Tagged as 'chillwave'

Metal machine music

September 28th, 2011 · No Comments · Music

Been listening to quite a bit of Com Truise lately. He gets categorised as chillwave (wrongly in my view), as his music has more in common with the semi-ambient electronica of Boards of Canada and Plaid. The video for Fairlight* is an 80s influenced thing of beauty. It’s pleasingly reminiscent of Tron and Rez, and [...]

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Tasty tunes

May 12th, 2011 · No Comments · Music

Wotcha! How is everyone doing? Can’t believe a week has gone by since my last post. Tempus fugit and all that. Here’s a couple of recent musical highlights for one and all. Chilly Gonzales has in the past couple of years transformed from cult Electroclash provocateur into a  latter day Gainsbourg. This medley of orchestrally [...]

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Breezing into Summer

April 8th, 2011 · No Comments · Life, Music

Howdy one and all. How’s things? I’ve been listening to a slightly eclectic mix of stuff this week; Cannibal Ox, Chillwave, early 90s funk-metal and of course plenty of house.  So here’s a couple of tracks to get everyone into a Summer frame of mind. Have to admit the emo miserablism of Death Cab for [...]

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