DAFT PUNKRANDOM ACCESS MEMORIESCOLUMBIA
The helmet-clad alien duo has once again boarded the Daft Punk space-ship, but this time, they’ve kicked the flux capacitor into backwards mode, finding themselves square in the ‘70s.
Melbourne DJ/producer Nick Thayer has been working hard. Last year, he signed to Skrillex’s OSWLA label and released his Like Boom EP. Now, he’s releasing another EP and has just embarked on a national tour. ANNABEL MACLEAN gets the lowdown on the above and his recent work with local emcee N’FA.
D IS (NOT) FOR DUBSTEP
Von D’s sound could generally be described as dubstep, but his musical palette is much broader than that, with his tunes having been supported by the likes of DJ Craze to Gilles Peterson. ALFRED GORMAN catches the French producer as he’s packing his bags in his adopted hometown of Croydon, London, preparing to embark upon his first Australian tour.