Most people come into music, do the same thing for a few years, slowly sink back into obscurity and spend the rest of their life collecting publishing royalties and re-forming for tribute tours. Their biographies can afford to be quite short – most of us aren’t that interested in golf or angling. The problem with Coldcut is that, despite their veteran status, they act like two unruly children who just won’t sit still. Which is why even a brief trawl throug…
Stelle o pionieri? A loro modo Matt Black e Jonathan More possono fregiarsi di essere (stati) sia delle luminose stelle che dei pionieri della musica elettronica made in UK. I Coldcut arrivano in Italia per due date imperdibili(ssime) a supporto dell’ultima fatica discografica ‘Outside The Echo Chamber’ griffata come Coldcut x On-U-Sound. It’s tempting to ask why no one thought of it sooner. Coldcut (Matt Black & Jon More) and Adrian Sherwood – kingpin of the legendary On-U Sound label – are the perfect sonic match; two pioneers of British music united by a maverick spirit. These artists have a deeper intertwined history- On-U Sound is printed in Coldcut’s genes in the music they grew up with. This is something much more special than the average collaboration, and it shows in the result: Coldcut x On-U Sound’s ‘Outside the Echo Chamber’ via Ahead Of Our Time (Coldcut’s first label) – a thrilling sonic adventure, and an album of freshly-minted, electronic dub-pop.
27 ottobre @ Monk/Roma
28 ottobre @ Locomotiv/Bologna