MARSHEAUX make their highly anticipated return with their first self-penned material since 2013’s ‘Inhale’. Sunny but succinct, Marianthi Melitsi and Sophie Sarigiannidou have launched their fifth studio album ‘Ath.Lon’ with a single entitled ‘Safe Tonight’.
A spectacular video for ‘Safe Tonight’ filmed in Valencia, Spain has now been unleashed. With high production values, it’s like a Mediterranean take on a Nordic Noir drama. Continue Reading ›
Founded by the Cassidy brothers Larry and Vin, SECTION 25 became best known for their seminal electro classic ‘Looking From A Hilltop’ in 1984. The track was notable for featuring Larry’s wife Jenny on lead vocals and co-produced by Bernard Sumner.
The new phase of SECTION 25 era was launched in 2011 with the release of the ‘Invicta’ EP. Lead singer Beth Cassidy kindly took time out to chat to The Electricity Club about her personal and musical journey. Continue Reading ›
Artist collaborations can be seen in several ways. They are either a chance to take the best elements of great bands to form an even greater supergroup, or as has happened in many cases, there is a watering down of prime concepts which results in a fragmented mess of little interest to anyone.
So here are 25 artist collaborations that actually worked. Over more recent years, there appears to have been much freedom for artists to collaborate. Continue Reading ›
In the five years since its formation on 13th March 2010, The Electricity Club has reviewed over 130 albums and EPs. During this time, the album has become less of an artistic statement. TEC still loves a good album in whatever format so which long players still stand up to scrutiny and can claim to have lasted the course over the last five years?
Listed in by year then alphabetical order, here are The Electricity Club’s 30 favourite albums from the period between 2010 to 2014. Continue Reading ›
Undo Records is the Athens based record company founded by Nick Bitzenis and George Geranios. Undo’s first release though was MARSHEAUX’s ‘E-Bay Queen’ in 2004. But it was following the cult success of MARSHEAUX’s breakthrough release ‘Peek-ABoo’ in 2007 that the label secured a wider distribution deal with EMI Greece.
So here are eighteen songs affectionately chosen by The Electricity Club for a fantasy CD compilation that represents the ethos of Undo Records. Continue Reading ›