Roskilde Festival 2009, day 2 (in English)

One would think that pleasant pop melodies and tribal rhythms on acoustic instruments was a winning combination. But somehow The Dodos managed to grind to a halt too often, rather than induce the expected trancelike state. And eventually, they left me cold. Just the other day I was thinking of Steinski and the brilliant 12″ Read More …

Pet Shop Boys – en panserkrydser på tværs af genrer

I Berlin fortsætter sommeren ofte ind i september, og på denne varme aften er der næppe en sky på himlen – perfekt til en udendørskoncert. Alt er udsolgt, og de heldige forsamles i den lille have foran det pompøse Alte Nationalgalerie, mens aftensolen kaster sit gule lys over Berlins gamle domkirke. I baggrunden aner man Read More …