Tag Archives: Mute Records

SONG OF THE DAY Robert Rental – Double Heart

Robert Donnachie is as influential as he is overlooked – not many people know his name and yet he did so much to pave the wave for electronic music.  A British pioneer of the post-punk, DIY and electronic scene, he … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Grinderman – Mickey Mouse And The Goodbye Man

Nick Cave, Warren Ellis, Martyn P. Casey and Jim Sclavunos unleashed this violent beast on Grinderman’s 2010 album, Grinderman 2. Opening track Mickey Mouse and the Goodbye Man is a story of two sibling psychopaths and their nameless prisoner.  Out of the … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Yeasayer – I Am Chemistry

I’m a bit partial to Yeasayer, in so much that I acquired their debut album ‘All Hour Cymbals’ back in 2007 and really quite liked it, especially the first two tracks! Emerging in 2006 and self-describing their sound as “Middle Eastern-psych-snap-gospel,” … Continue reading

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