Need proof that you don’t need the latest and greatest gear to make electronic music? Just check out the funk on the Chemical Brothers live gear set up! Here’s the extreme gear porn close up to make things clear for you: Their Roland SH-101 looks beat up, with tape on the corners. Their Octave Cat… Read More The Chemical Brothers’ Gear Sure Is Beat Up
The Chemical Brothers are looking for your help to create a global video project for their track Brotherhood. Make your own short clip (from 2 to 20 seconds) or photograph about your favourite Chemical Brothers track. Then upload your work here on to the Google Map (after the jump) and tag it to it’s exact… Read More Help A Brother (Chemical Brother) Out
The Chemical Brothers have released this awesomely freaky parcour-style video for the track Midnight Madness, from their upcoming greatest hits compilation Brotherhood, set for release Sept. 1st, 2008. Brotherhood is made up of 2 discs. The first is a collection of 13 singles from the band’s back catalog, and new track Keep My Composure which… Read More Chemical Brothers Awesome Midnight Madness Video
The Chemical Brothers have announced a new best-of album, Brotherhood, that will be released Sept 2. Brotherhood comprises 2 discs, the first is a collection of 13 undeniable benchmark singles from the band’s immense back catalogue and new track Keep My Composure which features the shimmering flow of Baltimore’s Spank Rock. The 2nd disc will… Read More Chemical Brothers Announce New Best-Of Album, Brotherhood
These video mashups pit Tommy Seebach’s cheesetacular Apache video against classic electronica tracks: Apache My Bitch Up
At the 2008 Grammy Awards, the Chemical Brothers scored a win for the Best Electronic/Dance Album of the year for We Are The Night. Other nominees were: D.A.N.C.E. – Justice Sound Of Silver – LCD Soundsystem We Are Pilots – Shiny Toy Guns Elements Of Life – Tiësto When I reviewed We Are The Night,… Read More Best Electronic Dance Album: We Are The Night
The Chemical Brothers are back with a new release, We Are The Night, and we’ve got it in heavy rotation. If you’re into big beats and classic analog synth grooves, The Chemical Brothers deliver with We Are The Night. It’s a quirky album that manages to be sonically experimental within a dance-friendly rhythmic framework. The… Read More The Chemical Brothers – We Are The Night
Check out the sweet synth setup that the Chemical Brothers use to create their quirky synthtronica. They’ve got a page devoted to their synth gear at their site. We spotted a Doepfer modular, a Roland System 100, a Future-Retro Revolution, and a couple of EMS synths. Did we miss anything?