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Category: Carry On Synthpop (page 1 of 3)

Carry On Synthpop: THIS IS A TRENT REZNOR SONG

THIS IS A TRENT REZNOR SONGThe Electricity Club has recently been gaining much enjoyment from a video which brutally satirises TRENT REZNOR and NINE INCH NAILS. ‘This is a Trent Reznor Song’ by FREDDY SCOTT hits the proverbial nail (sorry couldn’t resist it) on the head in deconstructing the various elements that make up a NIN song. What makes the song so successful is the attention to detail... More Inside ›

Carry On Synthpop: DAVID BOWIE, BRIAN ENO & TONY VISCONTI Record Warszawa

bowie-low-animation-thumbA hilarious animation satirising the Château d'Hérouville studio sessions for DAVID BOWIE’s legendary ‘Low’ album has been gaining traction on the internet. Produced by The Brothers McLeod, the short film captures Bowie, Brian Eno and Tony Visconti recording the album’s lengthy doom laden instrumental ‘Warszawa’ using a witty script and authentic voice characterisations by comedian Adam Buxton, himself no stranger to sending up the music scene via ‘The Adam & Joe Show’. More Inside ›

Carry On Synthpop: TEC’s RULES OF BEING A MUSIC JOURNALIST OR BLOGGER

statler & WaldorfAre you a budding music journalist or blogger? There are some simple rules to adhere to ;) Based on true events experienced by The Electricity Club from involvement in websites, fanzines and publications over the years, here is a light hearted look at how following some basic steps could help your writing career prosper, either online or in print. More Inside ›

Carry On Synthpop: SYNTHESIZER PATEL

synthesizer_patel‘Look Around You’ was a BBC2 comedy series which parodied vintage schools TV programmes and shows such as ‘Tomorrow’s World’ which showcased new advances in science and technology. The first series of eight 10-minute shorts was shown in 2002 while a second series of six 30-minute episodes broadcast in 2005. The first programme in Series 2 was entitled ‘Music 2000’ and featured a synth enthusiast named Synthesizer Patel. More Inside ›

Carry On Synthpop: TEC’s Guide To Electro Gig Audiences

BIG CROWD-thumbConcert crowds can be a funny lot to obeserve at times. Yes, there’s Drunk Dancing Girl, The Guy Who Shouts and Finger Whistles So Loud You Eardrums Throb, The Fan Who Doesn’t Know The Words But Is Singing Along, The Mystery Person Smoking Weed and The Bored / Apathetic / Unimpressed Person With Their Arms Crossed, all as outlined in an amusing article recently by Jezebel. But there are a few more. Based on true events experienced by The Electricity Club from involvement in websites, events and gigs over the years, here is a light hearted look at electro gig audiences and more ;) More Inside ›

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