Warehouses throughout Melbourne between the late 80s and early 00s have been house to pop-up raves, techno music and people dancing the “Melbourne Shuffle”. Crystal Castles is the debut studio album by Canadian digital music duo Crystal Castles; at the time of its launch, the group consisted of producer Ethan Kath and singer Alice Glass. The two met one another in 2004 and both had an curiosity in noise music acts like AIDS Wolf. This impressed the two to begin a venture that made noise music, however as an alternative of guitars, they’d using electronic sounds made with a circuit-bent Atari 5200, which led multiple journalists to explain their genre of music as a chiptune style they didn’t intend it to be categorized as.
Chic, like most disco artists, launched their singles in two versions; a short model for the radio and a longer twelve-inch single that was remixed for … Read More