13 bats - The Cry
Asylum Party - Beside
Asylum Party - Play Alone
Babel 17 - Darkest Years
Bauhaus - Sanity Assassin
Blue in Heaven - Across My Heart (Martin Hannett Version)
Branches - No Direction
Clair Obscur - Tremendous
Clan Of Xymox - Agonized by Love
Cold Cave - People Are Poison
This track is about Pier Paulo Pasolini (director of Saló, or the 120 Days of Sodom)- specifically, his death at the hands of his boy lover, who ran him over with a sports car in a Fellini-esque real life moment.
If you’ve always daydreamed about what an awesome music mixer you’d be — and, also, if you really, really love Peter Gabriel — you may be in luck. Starting May 16, a new class offered online by New York University’s Music Experience Design Lab will teach participants the nitty-gritty of audio mixing, editing, and effects, all through the music of Peter Gabriel. The class will use the previously unreleased original multitrack stems of Gabriel’s classic songs “Sledgehammer” and “In Your Eyes” — provided courtesy of Gabriel himself. The online mixing board for Gabriel’s “Sledgehammer.” The course’s co-creator Ethan Hein writes on his blog that you won’t need to go buy a bunch of fancy-pants software to participate;
Barack and Michelle Obama’s letter to the late Chicago house originator Frankie Knuckles’ friends and family.