Gabriel Szatan

Actually really, really nice

Blurbs: Top Albums of 2012

“As someone who genuinely considered getting a Weezer tattoo a few months back, you’d hardly expect that 34 minutes of relentless drum fills, vicious hooks and instantly memorable melodies delivered … Continue reading

December 14, 2012

Blurbs: Honourable Mentions of 2012

“Collection 1 works neatly as a counterpoint to more headstrong and muscular fare, a masterstroke of brevity that pays as much heed to ambient soundscapes as traditional hip-hop structure. The … Continue reading

December 13, 2012

Blurbs: Top Tracks of 2012

“A spot reworking “Bloom” on Radiohead’s high-profile TKOL RMX 12345678 series helped further the notion that [TJ] Hertz possibly may well be the most ruthless Oxford graduate since Rupert Murdoch.” … Continue reading

December 12, 2012

Blurb: Top EPs of 2012

“It sounds as if there is a swirl of detritus sweeping through the arpeggiating synths and coating every minute crack in the groove with a fine layer of dust, subsumed … Continue reading

December 10, 2012

Interview: Interpol, pt.1

“All I ever wanted was to find a band like this with such great chemistry but the chance to make a record and have people hear it was very much … Continue reading

December 4, 2012

Press Release: dollop NYE

“UK promoters dollop announce Julio Bashmore as headline DJ for their inaugural London NYE party.” — Following on from summer’s revered ‘Detroit Series’, which saw legendary Motor City techno pioneers … Continue reading

December 1, 2012