Crystal Method Live Performance On KCRW

This video captures a live performance by The Crystal Method (Ken Jordan and Scott Kirkland) in the studios of KCRW. Formed in 1993, The Crystal Method started out in native Las Vegas (and some forgettable four-track stabs at vocal jazz music), but found their home in the early-’90s L.A. rave scene.

Basement Jaxx Scoring ‘Attack The Block’ – Who Would You Pick To Score A Movie?

Here’s a preview of the work Basement Jaxx is doing for the score for the upcoming inner city vs outer space thriller, Attack The Block. Steven Price is credited with the soundtrack and Basement Jaxx with ‘additional music’. It’s Basement Jaxx’s debut as film score writers. They describe their track The Ends, above, a s… Read More Basement Jaxx Scoring ‘Attack The Block’ – Who Would You Pick To Score A Movie?

M-Audio Venom Synthesizer (Video Intro)

This is the official video introduction to the M-Audio Venom, introduced last week at the 2011 NAMM Show. The video features testimonials from veteran synthheads The Crystal Method, Mark Mothersbaugh, and James Dewees – but the segments featuring the synths designer, Taiho Yamada, are probable the most interesting. The M-Audio Venom synthesizer is designed to… Read More M-Audio Venom Synthesizer (Video Intro)