Reviews for Emperor Norton artists
Many times now it has been decried in various media, this "age of the single," in which hit songs fade away as fast as they explode, taking with them the seemingly old-fashioned idea of an...read more...
By Caitlin Crockard
May 29, 2002
Bertrand BurgalatThe Sssound of Mmmusic
I keep thinking this disc has a singular style, but Burgalat continues changing things from track to track. The Sssound of Mmmusic starts out in a uniquely French cinematic and Serge Gainsbourg-style with the great...read more...
By Philip Downey
Mar 29, 2002
You gotta love L.A.'s Emperor Norton record label. With a roster boasting the likes of Fantastic Plastic Machine, Takako Minekawa, Arling & Cameron and DJ Me DJ You, it's clear that the label specializes in... read more...
By Steve Marlow
Jul 14, 2002
The Maxwell ImplosionSmall Circle of Friends
Apparently this Maxwell Implosion guy is a hot commodity. He's got a decent resume of DJ-ing for the Cardigans, and has shared the stage with the likes of Dimitri from Paris and the Brand New... read more...
By Andrea Chiu
Jun 6, 2002
Miss Kittin and The HackerFirst Album
Generally speaking, the electro-noir music on Miss Kittin & The Hacker's First Album is minimalistic. Miss Kittin's vaguely nasal European voice deadpans naughty and ludicrous musings over The Hacker's programmed tunes. Although she is also...read more...
By Shantell Powell
May 29, 2002