Live at Coachella: Galantis

I cannot stress the importance nor the weirdness of the fact that Galantis‘ Weekend 1 performance was their first ever live performance.  Their first release, Galantis EP had been released a scant eleven days earlier.  In short, their inclusion in the line-up was a gamble on the festival organizer’s part.  Sure, they’ve both toured and played live shows, either solo (Style of Eye) or as … Continue reading Live at Coachella: Galantis

Like Kids in a Candy Store: Coachella

Attending Coachella Music and Arts Festival is like being transported onto the set of a movie designed by Dr. Suess with a script written by Hunter S. Thompson.  Here, more than anywhere else, I continually asking myself if this is all real.  Sure it is, but only for a few days in April. If you love music, and if you love the exchange of energy … Continue reading Like Kids in a Candy Store: Coachella

Sunday Sounds: Young & Sick

Young & Sick is the dual visual and sound arts project from Nick Van Hofwegan, a Dutch living in LA.  Sonically, he sounds like a modern white version of Marvin Gaye and, similarly, seems to have made it his main goal to get people making babies.  Visually, (as I’ve stated before) he’s like a more intricate and abstract version of Keith Haring.  You would have … Continue reading Sunday Sounds: Young & Sick

Stop What You’re Doing and Listen to Galantis

Honestly, you won’t regret it.  Just put whatever you’re doing down, maybe stretch a bit and get ready to dance with reckless abandon when you press play.  Galantis is a Swedish duo, made up of one third of Miike Snow, Christian Karlsson and Linus Eklow, also known as Style of Eye.  They’ve both done a fair amount of remixes and one-off production work, but none … Continue reading Stop What You’re Doing and Listen to Galantis