The Other Side kicks off with a trio of releases - the series started its journey in New York with Fischerspooner, and continues with stop overs in Paris and London. The London Guide is presented by that ruler of the underground Damian Lazarus. As a DJ, Lazarus can be found entertaining the world's more hedonistic dancefloors, but for the Other Side, he takes a more 'home listening' approach, introducing an enchanting blend of genres including folktronica from Boom Bip feat Gruff Rhys, lush electronics from current press darling Nathan Fake, Nu-Soul from Ty, and even tracks from the Magic Numbers and Yazoo feature alongside artists one is more likely to associate with Lazarus such as Heim, Cassy and Ada.
The DVD on the flip side won't tell you about Big Ben or the Tate. Like a friend who has lived in the city all their life, it gives insider tips on the coolest shops, hotels, bars, restaurants and more. Each section has an interactive video feature, featuring some fantastic insider picks. In addition, the booklet/poster inside gives comprehensive listings plus a map of the city, making this the ultimate travel companion for the savvy, fashion conscious visitor to London.
The Other Side – London is released on 24th July 2006.
Damian Lazarus CD Tracklisting
01. Boom Bip feat. Gruff Rhys 'Do's and Dont's'
02. Nathan Fake 'Grand Fathered'
03. Shriekback 'Nightworks'
04. Out Hud 'It's For You' (Rub n' Tug Remix)
05. Ty 'Do You Want More? (Refix) feat. Roots Manuva
06. Point B 'Panoramics'
07. Squarepusher 'My Red Hot Car'
08. Ada 'Eve' (Kose Remx)
09. Cassy & The Hustler 'Her Dream'
10. Joalz & Eddie da Silva 'Don't Close Your Eyes' (Adaptor Remix)11. Hiem 'Zombie Party'
12. The Paradise Motel 'Drive' (Mogwai Remix)
13. Magic Numbers 'This Love'
14. Yazoo 'In My Room
London DVD video features:
• Canal Tour
• Kew Gardens
• Plug in (outdoor party)
• Coach & Horses
• Great Eastern Hotel
• Dog Racing
• Foot Patrol
• Rough Trade
• Sunday Markets
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- Aphex Twin's Remote Orchestra in the UK this October
- Pandora's Box new live score
- Upload Festival in London, this month
- Die Frau im Mond film screening with live soundtrack by...
- Exquisite Corps - Sacramento based fresh new music
- Mutek 2013 - call for submissions
- Sonar Festival to commence eight city debut tour of North...
- Kontraste festival 2012 in Krems, Austria
- Benny Benassi releases the next Toolroom Knights compilation
- Steve Mac & Mark Brown release new EP
- Most known czech DJane Lucca will release her debut album
- Feature: RPR Sound, A successful story
- Event Report: Border Community at The End, London
- Phone talk with Simian Mobile Disco
July 11, 2006 at 12:37 PM CEST