Rich Ashby

Entries Tagged as 'Surkin'

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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The weekend starts here…

July 22nd, 2011 · No Comments · Music

The weekend is almost upon us, and I’m about to embark on a two week holiday. Yay! Updates may be sparse over the next couple of weeks, as the telecommunications infrastructure of Kefalonia is somewhat basic. So here’s a couple of tracks for the weekend. One moody, one a bit more up tempo. First up [...]

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Marvelous marbles

March 17th, 2011 · No Comments · Music

The recent shutting down of hip French record label Institubes was a great shame. But worry not, French house wunderkind Surkin and a few of his associates have set up Marble Music to bring the hottest sounds of Paris direct to your neighbourhood. Their first press release is genuinely amusing and makes some bold claims: [...]

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