Posts Tagged ‘Electronic’
Whether you agree with the Recording Academy or not, the GRAMMY Awards do give closure to the past year in music. And, anytime an indie-name star gets a nod, we can’t help but cheer.
In preparation for the GRAMMY Nominations Concert on Nov. 30th 2011 (10pm ET/9pm CT on CBS), this whole week we’re highlighting GRAMMY Award-winning artists as well our friends who are still GRAMMY-less, plus a few other cool surprises. Did we mention all come with a Free MP3?
MP3.com and RCRD LBL – two like-minded online music institutions – have joined forces bring you a playlist of some of today’s hottest music. Check out our brand new playlist mixer and listen to new music by Katy B, Mark Ronson & the Business Intl., Chromeo, Class Actress, The Field and others!
Comprised of two dudes (Daniel Hunt-L and Reuben Wu-R) on instruments and two ice-princess frontwomen (Mira Aroyo and Helena Marnie), Liverpool-based Ladytron is quite simply one of the most awesome bands to ever rise up out of electronic music’s ashes. In this week’s Spotlight, we caught up with Reuben Wu before this Thursday’s Seattle gig at the Decibel Festival to tell us which electronic artists are rocking his dance world.
Check out his list, and then grab a free download of a Ladytron song!
As genres evolve, they become harder to distinguish from each other. Electronic music has always shared a close connection with Hip-Hop, as producers in both genres use the same drum machines and samplers to make their music. In the end what really separates the two?