QX Mag 844

Aeroplane - My Enemy

The wonderful Aeroplane release ‘My Enemy’ from their debut album as a forthcoming single. Or perhaps I should say ‘his’ album as Aeroplane has now slimmed down from a duo to a solo act.

QX Mag 843

Candy Darling

  I’ve been let loose in NY! While New York may not be as wonderful and electric as London is right now it is still pretty fabulous with way too much to try and cram in from the world of clubs/music/cinema and the arts. Clubwise: Susanne Bartsch and Kenny Kenny still throw their glamorous parties […]

QX Mag 841

Tyson - Out Of My Mind

  Our man Tyson is on a roll! As mentioned before Tyson was a member of the wonderful Unklejam before they split up and he is now a signed solo artist on BackYard Records. Not content on having a storming dancefloor hit with ‘Die On The Dancefloor‘ he returns with the equally addictive and uplifting […]

QX Mag 839

Metronomy

  Metronomy are back with ‘The Look‘ (Because Records) a laid back singalong full of gentle alt-pop quirk.┬áThis new track comes from Metronomy’s third album ‘The English Riviera‘ which follows the critically acclaimed ‘Nights Out‘. They are out and about playing live with two new members making them now a four piece band. The new […]

QX Mag 836

lifelike (aka Laurent Heinrich)

  My man of the moment is Parisian artist Lifelike. His mix of ‘Keep Up With You‘ by Teenage Bad Girl (Citizen Records) is proving to be yet another gorgeous euro-disco affair. A floaty vocal sits on top of a long held chord swimming across a joyous backing. Then the drop and build guarantee to […]

Do Not Read This!

markgroodlenu

  Here’s something I wrote for QX International Magazine for your amusement… Isn’t it great that disco is in vogue again? After becoming demonised in the 70s in a far more violent fashion than electroclash ever was – what with the blowing up of disco records in football stadiums – disco seems to return every […]

I am a Pile Junkie

markgroodlenu

  I’m back from the mayhem that was the Distortion Festival in Copenhagen. Wonderful! When I recover I shall put the pics up. Meanwhile here is something I wrote for my column in QX International Magazine for your entertainment. No sleep raver Mark x: Oh joy! A new pile of CDs await me on my […]

The Box

markgroodlenu

I have entered the 21st century and switched from DJing with vinyl to CDs. I have been turning up to gigs with my CD folder. It has dawned on me that you can’t make that grand entrance if you’re not lugging the record box around