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Tag: M83

M83 DSVII

‘DSVII’ AKA ‘Digital Shades Volume Two’ is the 8th studio album by Anthony Gonzalez. 'DSVII' primarily takes its inspiration from the soundtracks to classic adventure-based video games such as ‘Final Fantasy’, ‘Dragon Quest’ and ‘The Legend of Zelda’ and musically gives nods to ambient heavyweights TANGERINE DREAM and BRIAN ENO. Gonzalez explained that the gestation of ‘DSVII’ started after some of the negative reaction to his album 'Junk'. Continue Reading ›

JEAN-MICHEL JARRE Electronica 1: The Time Machine

Jarre-electronica-coverIn the words of JEAN-MICHEL JARRE himself, “Electronic music has a family, a legacy and a future…” For the last eight years, French synthesist JEAN-MICHEL JARRE has mainly focused on his live work and reworking past glories, touring the world with a greatest hits set. Despite nearly pushing 70, the creative urge has sparked JEAN-MICHEL JARRE to release some new material and ‘Electronica 1: The Time Machine’ sees his welcome return. Continue Reading ›

SUSANNE SUNDFØR Ten Love Songs

The profile of Norwegian singer / songwriter / producer SUSANNE SUNDFØR is probably at its career zenith right now, thanks to some quality collaborations with a number of high profile friends. Her last album ‘The Silicone Veil’ in 2012 was her UK debut and saw her experimenting more within electronica. There has been key appearances with M83, RÖYKSOPP and KLEERUP. This all sets the scene nicely for SUSANNE SUNDFØR’s new, eagerly anticipated solo album ‘Ten Love Songs’. Continue Reading ›