hiphopfightsback: “Only in America could you find a way to make a healthy buck, and still keep your attitude on self-destruct.” - MF Doom
So, I deconstructed the bass riff I’ve been working on this morning. I gave it an Afrobeat feel. Could use a drum beat similar to Talking Heads “Seen and Not Seen”. Have a chorus in mind that’s kind of Tom Morello-ish/black funk rock. Plus, I have an idea how a singer can work in a vocal line. Now, to impose my vision on other players using sheer force of will. It might...
Now how do I take this peculiar/ spidery, sort of pop bass riff I just wrote and take it to sleazy places?
I should have put this up, way earlier. The xx are playing live, right now at the Night and Day Festival in Berlin. I enjoyed the Jessie Ware set, earlier. She came out for a song with The xx, too. Enjoy the last bit of it, if you can courtesy of Red Bull Music Academy Radio.
jungleindierock: VIDEO OF THE WEEK Teardrop Factory - Stolen Skull Love it.