The Barometer: Norah Jones; Let's Wrestle; Yo Gotti; Final Fantasy; Kraftwerk; Lee 'Scratch' Perry
Friday 04 December 2009
Norah Jones That's What I Said (remix by Adrock & Mike D)
The jazz singer's sultry vocals get a sparkling electro/ hip-hop makeover from two-thirds of the Beastie Boys.
Let's Wrestle My Arms Don't Bend That Way, Damn It!
Let's Wrestle resuscitate mid-1990s slacker rock with a Pavement/Dinosaur Jr-influenced ode to disobedience.
Yo Gotti featuring Lil Wayne Women Lie, Men Lie
"Women lie, men lie, numbers don't," Jay-Z declared at the recent American Music Awards; and just like that, it's been turned into a hip-hop catchphrase by Yo Gotti.
Final Fantasy Lewis Takes Action
More looping orchestral and vocal magic from the forthcoming LP by Owen Pallett, aka Final Fantasy.
Kraftwerk The Model
The German techno legends have remastered their entire back catalogue. Celebrate with one of their hits.
Lee 'Scratch' Perry Santa Claus
The dub master sings a suitably bizarre ode to Santa Claus and Mickey Mouse over a skittish beat, fuzzy guitar and frenetic handclaps.
Artists unveils new exhibition inspired by Hastings beachart
Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 Husband creates spreadsheet detailing wife's 'excuses' for turning down sex
- 2 Saneie Masilela, 9, marries Helen Shabangu, 53 years his senior, for the second time
- 3 UK pirates will get four warning letters a year
- 4 Why I'm on the brink of burning my Israeli passport
- 5 Is Gideon Levy the most hated man in Israel or just the most heroic?
Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley star in trailer for new Alan Turing film The Imitation Game
Endeavour series 2, episode 4 - TV review: A gripping, sordid, startling and magnificent end to the series
It looks like Krusty the Clown is the major Simpsons character death
Russell T Davies wants your 'sexcapades' for new web series Tofu about modern sex culture
Star Wars 7: Plot details 'leak', with sequel's opening sequence and premise revealed
Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash: 'Nine Britons, 23 Americans and 80 children' feared dead after Boeing passenger jet is 'shot down' near Ukraine-Russia border
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Vladimir Putin is given 'one last chance' to end hostilities in Ukraine
The truth about conspiracy theories is that some require considering
The 'scroungers’ fight back: The welfare claimants battling to alter stereotypes
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Ukrainian military jet was flying close to passenger plane before it was shot down, says Russian officer
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: victims’ bodies bundled in black bags and loaded onto trains