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Ditching their computers, Simian Mobile Disco recorded live(ish) in the Californian desert using two modular synths, two sequencers and a mixer. The result is akin to a live album from…

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Simian Mobile Disco circa 2012 are the cooler older brother of Simian Mobile Disco circa 2007. Young SMD were the arm-waving, attention-grabbing, shouty teenager, upping their ‘friends on Facebook’ count…

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SMD’s ‘Delicacies’ was one of the finest treats 2010 had to offer, and by the sound of ‘Seraphim’, the unworldly bangers won’t be abating anytime soon. The first taster from…

If last year’s [b]‘Temporary Pleasure’[/b] LP sounded suspiciously like [b]James Shaw[/b] and [b]James Ford[/b] phoning in guest-strewn rent-paying attempted chart humpers, [b]‘Delicacies’[/b] just about ’fesses up to the whole sorry…

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There’s something of a comedown afoot in the world of Mr Ford. ‘Clock’ is the kind of beautiful wordless electronica Metronomy were making while SMD were bashing on their keyboards,…

A bit of naughty swearing! A sexy lady repeating the same words over and over again! Bass so lowdown and dirty it almost hits the ‘brown note’ frequency! Such is…

This just gave us a serious flashback to standing in the Queen’s Head tent at Glastonbury on Thursday night with a bottle of Liquid Gold lodged up our nostril babbling…

Slowly but surely, the forces of righteousness have wrestled back control of the dancefloor over the past six years. Following the slow brain death of the mainstream trance’n’funky house…

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Put your shirt back on and spit out that ridiculous neon whistle – it’s guitars’n’stubble, not decks’n’drugs that’s all the rage these days. Wasn’t dance music (as in the real…

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If the sound of 2 Unlimited feeding ecstasy to R2-D2 and Fergie doesn’t sound like club genius to you, then you should go listen to Junior Senior. OK, anyone who’s…