Tag: noir

The Fucked Up Beat's Europa II

The Fucked Up Beat: Europa II

Released the same day as Europa, The Fucked Up Beat’s Europa II is a complementary release that focuses on a different aspect of their style

The Fucked Up Beat in Europa

The Fucked Up Beat: Europa

The Fucked Up Beat in Europa sees a new level of production and musicality for the duo of Eddie Palmer and Brett Zehner, but keeps their artistic vision.

UFO Cults Investigate Strange Weather Patterns of Cold War Nevada

The Fucked Up Beat: Investigates Strange Weather Patterns and the UFO Cults of Cold War Nevada

Despite their list of tags for this release, I decided that the best way to describe The Fucked Up Beats music is: Schizo-Noir-Trip-Hop. But, that’s probably the easiest part to explain about this release.

Introducing Mr. & Mrs. Smith

Mr. & Mrs. Smith: Intro

blocSonic has re-started producing a series of releases designed to expose listeners to artists they feel have been overlooked. And the first one of these releases I have encountered is introducing Mr. & Mrs. Smith to me.

Studio Noir: Sunset Boulevard

Studio Noir uses samples of older jazz recordings to provide a sonic version of the deaths of 16 actresses from the 1920’s through the 1940’s.