Tag: basement jaxx

ONES TO WATCH: Horse Party

If you were asked to name a UK hotspot for rock music, would you pick Bury St Edmunds? Well, you should. It’s where Horse Party hail from, and – without the ‘Washing Machine’ club night in this market town – Ellie…

FESTIVAL GUIDE: Victorious Festival

Name: Victorious Festival Where: Southsea Seafront When: 29th – 30th August Headliners: The Flaming Lips and Ray Davies Also Featuring: Primal Scream, Super Furry Animals, Peter Hook & The Light, Basement Jaxx, Ella Eyre, Laura Mvula, We Are Scientists, The Darkness……

FESTIVAL GUIDE: Truck Festival

Name: Truck Festival Where: Hill Farm, Steventon, Oxfordshire When: 17 – 18 July Headliners: The Charlatans and Basement Jaxx Also featuring: Clean Bandit, Temples, Darwin Deez, Peter Hook & The Light, Lucy Rose, Fat White Family, Slaves, Pulled Apart By…

A Sheffielder’s Guide To Tramlines

As a Sheffielder, I figure the best way to harangue you into coming to Tramlines is to be your local guide. Here’s how to do Tramlines, broken down into easily digestible tips and handy numbers. Come escape to the city….

FESTIVAL GUIDE: South West Four

Name: South West Four (SW4) Where: Clapham Common, London When: 29th – 30th August Headliners: Faithless and Skrillex Also Featuring: Martin Garrix, Fatboy Slim, Eric Prydz, Basement Jaxx, Mistajam, Sigma (Live), Armin Van Buuren, Example + DJ Wire… A Brief History:…

INTERVIEW: Shystie

Having released her debut album in 2004, Shystie has been a jack of all trades with successful acting roles in pioneering British show Dubplate Drama and the award winning UK film Adulthood, as well as an appearance in Vogue after…

ALBUM REVIEW: Basement Jaxx ‘Junto’

Rating: Earlier this month Basement Jaxx’s Felix Buxton had some choice words for the current EDM scene, saying that whilst exciting, “It’s less soulful. Like an aerobics class. Musically, I don’t think there’s much of it that will last.” And…

LISTEN: Basement Jaxx stream new album online

Basement Jaxx have shared their forthcoming album Junto online ahead of its release next week. Junto due on August 25, follows on from their 2009 LP Scars and can now be listened to via Pitchfork Advance.   Junto tracklisting: 1 Intro 2 Power To…