Posts Tagged ‘Electronica’

Colortones Mixtape #003

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Colortones Mixtape #003

Admittedly, this is one of my darker, more fragile mixes, but despite the description, it's mostly hopeful, weaving in a narrative of a kind of surrealistic dream state in which you might awake feeling a little closer to finding your answer, whatever [...]

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March 9, 2012

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Colortones Mixtape #002

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Colortones Mixtape #002

To be honest, this mixtape had been sitting around since the first episode was published; the holidays felt like a perfect blur, and this mix felt more like summer than winter, causing me to reflect upon it longer than necessary.

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January 31, 2012

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Christy

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Colortones Mixtape #001

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Colortones Mixtape #001

In the spirit of mixtaping, especially for the inaugural episode, I figured it'd be a good idea to make this one out to my dear friend Liz who, through our many delightful interstate exchanges, unintentionally helped shape the idea of Colortones.

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November 14, 2011

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Christy

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Nueva Forma Listening Pleasures #07

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Nueva Forma Listening Pleasures #07

Episode 7, curated by The Bear & The Sea, may just be the perfect companion to an overcast morning, afternoon break, or a shy sundown. The wonderful mix of ambient, downtempo, and haunting vocal tracks touches on feelings of childhood wonder, nat [...]

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June 16, 2010

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colorcubic

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Nueva Forma Listening Pleasures #06

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Nueva Forma Listening Pleasures #06

Curated by iameb 57, this episode takes you through a vast soundscape of beautifully stark and abrasive beats with melancholy melodies that leave you wanting more.

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May 19, 2010

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colorcubic

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Nueva Forma Listening Pleasures #05

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Nueva Forma Listening Pleasures #05

Most of you who are casual readers of our blog may not know that we run a young electronic label called Nueva Forma. Each month we try to curate a new enhanced podcast episode called Listening Pleasures. [...]

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April 22, 2010

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Michael

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c86 (Matt Lyon) Interview

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c86 (Matt Lyon) Interview

Matt Lyon is a UK-based graphic artist who designs under the moniker, c86. His inspirations range from "folk art, fine art and illustration. Current work explores line, colour, pattern and shape... often using reoccurring motifs..."

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February 1, 2010

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Christy

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Nueva Forma video spot

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Nueva Forma video spot

As mentioned in a previous post, Christy and I have been super involved with more motion graphics work. One piece in particular that we finished recently was the Nueva Forma video spot [...]

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July 28, 2009

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Michael

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Schneider TM: The Light 3000

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Schneider TM: The Light 3000

There Is A Light That Never Goes Out; unarguably a classic by the Smiths, I've always thought this track was phenomenal, and because I thought that, I thought it should never be tampered with [...]

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November 13, 2008

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Michael

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Otograph

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Otograph

An elegant blend of melancholy meets upbeat elektro-funk. That's how I would describe the electronic duo, Otograph, whom I came to know of through their label, Ryoondo Tea. [...]

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November 11, 2008

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Michael

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I Met A Girl With Butterfly Wings

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I Met A Girl With Butterfly Wings

Here is another one of our Colorcubic Helios Mix tracks. This one in particular is very much at the top of our list as far as emotional sound content is concerned. This track is a remix by Planet Boelex.

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June 5, 2008

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Michael

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