After murdering DJs in the Day Of The Dead trailer, The Gaslamp Killer gives us a look inside his home studio and his massive vinyl collection on Fuse TV’s Crate Diggers. The Low End Theory founder shows off records more eclectic than the madman himself – Italian break beats, heavy Turkish psych, and a healthy dose of J. Dilla. GLK will [...]
What you’re about to watch isn’t your typical festival trailer – there is no confetti, raver gear, or crowd shots here. Instead, it’s something far more sinister. HARD Events presents this year’s Day of the Dead in Los Angeles as a film noir spoof. As a result of his exclusion from the event, The Gaslamp Killer is hunting down and [...]
Daily Newsbyte 7.18
Jul 18 2013
BY Nathan Codd
Hear that? Afrojack does. It’s the news train screaming into town on its daily literary race against time and space that is the Newsbyte. Today, we’ve got new tunes from Eats Everything, Laidback Luke, and Afrojack, a near-death experience for The Gaslamp Killer, and more. Afro Jack That Body Afrojack’s latest teaser shares its name [...]
As a preview for what to expect at GLK’s Coachella Weekend Two set, the bearded maniac put together a 10-minute mini mix for the Benji B show on BBC. Warp into the realm of West Coast 808s, psychedelic edits and new Gaslamp Killer and Computer Jay collab tracks streaming on the BBC site here.
Red Bull Music Academy has launched the fourth video in its H∆SHTAG$ series, this time on the thriving beats scene, which we categorize here at LessThan3 as Indie & Beats. This mini documentary features the likes of traptastic TNGHT, the psychedelic Gaslamp Killer, and the hazy XXYYXX. Most recently, they also released videos on the [...]
The Indie Beats section is a point of pride and originality for LessThan3. In the wake of the imploded dubstep scene, this year has witnessed a rise in more abstract, avant-garde electronic music from Kanye’s adoration of Hudson Mohawke to the explosion of labels like Brainfeeder and FriendsOfFriends. As more producers fall off the [...]
Prodigal jazz pianist and Brainfeeder up-and-comer Austin Peralta tragically passed away this week from an unknown cause at the young age of 22. The son of legendary skateboarder Stacy Peralta, Austin was world renowned in both the avant-garde jazz scene and the Los Angeles beat scene as a figure bridging the gap between classical [...]
VIEW OUR PHOTOS FROM THE EVENT HERE. Last year, LA’s Eagle Rock Music Festival festival earned my respect by hosting a Low End Theory stage that brought out a huge crowd and a wicked lineup. This time around, the festival presented by the Center for the Arts of Eagle Rock changed it up a bit and brought over Stones Throw Records to host [...]
What makes a great remix? Do you prefer a slightly deviated take on the track in question or a completely new concept thrown in with bits of the original? I guess it depends on the remixer. In some cases, like Galimatias’ remix of All Recklessness Aside by The Walton Hoax, the vibe stays the same: sad and summery. Others, like [...]
Ready for a psychotic piece of synthesized madness? The dudes with the best mustache and mutton chops in the game, The Gaslamp Killer and Daedelus, respectively, have released a collaborative track called Impulse, available here for free download. If you’re hip to these guys you’ll find this track as another excellent example of their [...]
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