Animals Dancing: Young Marco // Prins Thomas

After announcing two big shows in March, the Animals Dancing lads are very pleased to follow up with the Australian debut of Amsterdam’s Young Marco this Good Friday Eve. > YOUNG MARCO (ESP, Rush Hour) // DATE: THURS 17 APRIL 2014 @ THE MERCAT // TIME: 10PM – LATE // TICKET INFO: 2nd release $25… (read the rest?)


The Metronomes

The late 70s/early 80s was a great time for Australian music. Acts like Essendon Airport, Systematics, Scattered Order, Severed Heads, Violet Lightning, Cybotron / Steven Maxwell von Braund, and even more obscure cold/minimal/new wave / minimal synth acts such as A Cloakroom Assembly, I.Q., Pleasant Peasants, Ya Ya Choral, Informatics, Denial, The Products, Bamboo Bridge,… (read the rest?)


Danger Resurrected & Motherball Record

Danger, a defunct Carlton Club Sunday party hosted by Hysteric & now UK-bound Roman Wafers that featured italo, synthpop, new-wave et al., has been resurrected from the grave to start its new life at club Hugs&Kisses. It kicks off tomorrow night and costs nothing to enter the fine establishment so go and have some fun!… (read the rest?)


Animals Dancing NYD 2014 MEGA PARTY

What a party to bring in the New Year!! ANIMALS DANCING presents their third NYD party for 2014, consisting of a lineup that made my eyes blink twice upon discovery. Being a huge Japanese fanboy, the inclusion of Cos/Mes and CHIDA made me smile and anticipate this party tenfold. The list goes on: Tom of… (read the rest?)


Pauline Anna Strom

After an unexpected splenectomy, I’m finally back on track with all things life and music-related. Apologies (again). I’ve been stuck in recovery mode for a while now but the good news is my health is returning and I have been enjoying some wonderful meditative sounds. In particular, I unearthed a CD-R (hidden among other CDRs… (read the rest?)


Bamboo Musik, 2009 – 2013

All good things must come to an end… / Join for one last dance. / 10pm til late Dick Cheese & Roman Wafers (long set), Michael Kucyk on warm-up. Mercat X Hotel / A R. Wafers mini-mix for the occasion: [LINK] / The Noise in My Head FB page has been churning out “classik” Bamboo… (read the rest?)


Animals Dancing: Tiago

ANIMALS DANCING PRESENTS: TIAGO (Ene, Interzona13, Jolly Jams, DFA, …) // FRI 18 OCTOBER 2013 @ THE MERCAT // SUPPORT: Andee Frost & Otologic // TICKETS: $20 + BF (EventBrite) // FB EVENT Long time fans, first time bookers – Animals Dancing welcomes our first Portuguese DJ to the Mercat Basement, Tiago. Lisbon-based Tiago has… (read the rest?)


Public Possession ▬ a Current Summary

As blogged previously, the Munich (German) based independent record label and store conceived by Marvin & Valentino have been highly active of late. Three brilliant releases that shouldn’t be overlooked, all complemented will marvellous artwork. Here is a rundown of what we have so far: R E L E A S E S [PP001] TAMBIEN… (read the rest?)


Transdance GC1

QUICK BLOG UPDATE: As you may or may not know, the person I started Waves at Night with, JD, has decided to chase different avenues in life and unfortunately must depart WAN. JD and I met on the Modular forums (I believe seven or eight years ago) and, after bonding online for a while, decided… (read the rest?)

Maxmillion Dunbar

Bamboo Musik: Max D

BAMBOO MUSIK (+ NIMH) PRESENTS: MAX D (Future Times/RVNG/L.I.E.S) // SAT 22 JUNE 2013 @ THE MERCAT // SUPPORT: Bamboo Musik DJs & Noise In My Head // TICKETS: $15 + BF (RA) // DOOR: $20 (if not sold out) // FB EVENT Introducing Maxmillion Dunbar, one half of Beautiful Swimmers and the don behind… (read the rest?)

Tonight I’m Flying Video

Written, Recorded, Produced by – Rohan Bell-Towers. Mixed by – Prins Thomas. Label – Internasjonal, INT025 (2013). Video by MAXIMUM RIM ‘Tonight I’m Flying’ out now on Internasjonal and still available from major record stores. Essential. MP3: Bell Towers – Tonight I’m Flying (Idjut Boys Bell End Dub)


No More Melt

Finally the heat wave has moved on and we are all now embracing the cool change. Bit of a mega-post, full of all kinds of hotness: Krautrock outfit Dreamworld features Klaus Fichter and Rolf Fichter (both were involved with Yatha Sidhra) who brought out two albums in the early eighties. ‘On Flight to the Light’… (read the rest?)