Four years on from their debut EP release, edgy synth duo TENEK return with 'EP2'. Geoff Pinckney and Peter Steer have built a loyal following since the band's inception in 2007.
The lead track from 'EP2', 'What Do You Want?' features none other than Chris Payne on violin. Geoff Pinckney from TENEK talked to TEC about the new EP and the band's future plans. Continue Reading ›
Brighton-based duo TENEK first came to our attention with their debut album 'Stateless' in 2009. Their distinctive sound, combining hard-edged electro with catchy synth pop hooks won them a legion of admirers.
TENEK are themselves massive fans of the genre, and their influences past and present shine through in their music. Now they return with a brand new album 'On the Wire'. Continue Reading ›
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The Electricity Club celebrates its tenth birthday and it really has been synthly the best. It is still pushing the envelope, continuing to reflect the interests of people who love the Synth Britannia era and have a desire to hear new music seeded from that ilk. With artists like ANI GLASS, IMI, KNIGHT$, NINA, MECHA MAIKO, GEISTE and PLASMIC among those on the cusp of a wider breakthrough, there is still more excellent music still to be created, discovered and savoured. Continue Reading ›
Sitting on the sofa with my now thirteen year old daughter, who over the years has acquired a rather sarcastic sense of humour (who on Earth does she get that from?!) and pondering how to approach this task of reviewing ‘The Electricity Club’ compilation, makes us both burst out with hearty laughter.
After all, she wants to rise to the occasion properly, and review things "just like Mummy does". Children have the innate ability to always tell the truth... Continue Reading ›