Tag Archives: Underworld

Record Review: Underworld + Iggy Pop – Teatime Dub Encounters

Underworld + Iggy Pop: Teatime Dub Encounters Bells + Circles Trapped I’ll See Big Get Your Shirt Will wonders ever cease? When I had reviewed “Post Pop Depression” not two months ago, talk in the comments drifted to this EP … Continue reading

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Underworld: Dubnobasswithmyheadman [part 3]

[continued from previous post] “Dirty Epic” managed to maintain my interest for another ten minutes. After the palate cleanser of “Tongue,” it formed another pair of strong songs anchoring the second half of the album. The low-bpm track had a … Continue reading

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Underworld: Dubnobasswithmyheadman [part 2]

[continued from previous post] The first track on evidence was “Dark + Long.” It was an elegant piece of Europulse trance. The ambient house vibe played its cards very close to its vest with a subtle, low-energy attack. The relatively … Continue reading

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Underworld: Dubnobasswithmyheadman [part 1]

Underworld: Dubnobasswithmyheadman US CD [1993] Dark + Long Mmm Skyscraper I Love You Surfboy Spoonman Tongue Dirty Epic Cowgirl River Of Bass M.E. Well, I have finally crossed the Rubicon. Thanks to a friend [cdave2] who sent me a copy … Continue reading

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REVO Remastering: Freur/Underworld [Mk I] – Stainless Steel Tears [REVO 036]

Freur/Underworld [Mk. I]: Stainless Steel Tears 2x CD-R [2006] Disc 1 Doot Doot [ext. ver.] Hold Me Mother [ext. ver.] Matters Of The Heart [dun difrunt] You’re A Hoover [dun difrunt too] Runaway [dun difrunt] Riders In The Night [american club … Continue reading

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Want List: Eno + Freur’s Karl Hyde = Monk Meltdown

Knock me over with a feather. I’ve just gotten word that Brian Eno and Karl Hyde of Freur/Underworld have collaborated on a new album, currently ready for pre-order. On a subconscious level, this is something that I had subliminally expected … Continue reading

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Freur: Pronounced froy-er

Today it’s time to write about Freur. I first heard of them in the pages of 1983/4 UK music papers like NME and Melody Maker. It seemed like every musician I admired picked their debut single “Doot Doot” as one … Continue reading

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