Cut the midrange...
February 9, 2004 5:33 AM Subscribe
Electronic music buffs cite Radiohead's Kid A as their best work. How many know that Idioteque, arguably the stand-out track owes a debt
to Paul Lansky
, sampling as it does Lansky's Mild Und Leise
[mp3 file], a track composed in 1973 on an IBM 360/91 mainframe
. I didn't. Should you find your interest piqued, you might want to read an interview with Lansky
. If that was then, this is now: The excellent music video to Zeal
[Quicktime] by Plaid
, which, although a very different beast, is an excellent indicator of how far electronic music has come. [Probably NSFW].
posted by nthdegx (42 comments total)