Along with FIFI RONG and Re-TROS, STOLEN are part of a new generation of Chinese creatives combining East with West.
Having released their excellent breakthrough album ‘Fragment’ last year and undertaken a successful domestic live tour, the Szechuan six-piece consolidate with a new single ‘Enter The Gap’, recorded and produced by Mark Reeder and Micha Adam. ‘Enter The Gap’ has a visual presentation capturing the nature of modern China. Continue Reading ›
The one thing that Rusty Egan is not short of is something to say. Loud and frank, not always subtle and occasionally angry, but always interesting and lively, his anecdotes combine laughter, tears and a vivid eye-witness account of his role as a catalyst in popular culture over the past four decades.
The resultant career spanning conversation was far too enthusiastic amusing and informative not to make public, so this is Rusty talking, with only a few edits to stop him from going to jail… Continue Reading ›
Europe is the spiritual home of electronic music, inspiring it not just artistically but forming an important bond with the continent’s classical tradition through the romance of its historical imagery.
From Paris to Vienna back to Düsseldorf City, With a restriction of one track per artist moniker, here are The Electricity Club’s favourite twenty electronic tunes that were inspired, either directly or obliquely, by the legacy of Europe… Continue Reading ›
QUEEN OF HEARTS is the musical vehicle of Elizabeth Morphew. Her debut album 'Cocoon' was a fine collection of electropop that reflected “love, loss, heartbreak, betrayal”. The sessions featured three notable collaborations with the Berlin based producer Mark Reeder.
Following a break from music, QUEEN OF HEARTS returned in 2018 with 'Cold' and 'The Water Between Us'. She invited The Electricity Club to her palace to chat about her career to date and much more… Continue Reading ›
2018 was a year of good songs rather than good albums, with many of long players not as consistent or as of high a standard as the bumper crop from the Class of ’17.
Interestingly, three graduates from the 'Some Bizarre Album' made it into the final list, thus highlighting the longevity of that particular vinyl showcase some 37 years on! So with a restriction of one song per artist moniker, here are The Electricity Club’s 30 SONGS OF 2018 presented in alphabetical order… Continue Reading ›