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Prince - Parade Birthday Show, 1986

Prince – Parade Birthday Show, 1986

What can I say?! It’s Prince; it’s his birthday, on the second of two shows he did on June 6 and 7 in Detroit; and he’s getting ready to tour Parade (my favourite Prince album) around Europe and Japan later that year. An amazing show! Still can’t believe some of those bizarre, but great dance...
Inside David Byrne’s Studio

Inside David Byrne’s Studio

A very nice photographic and video peek inside David Byrne‘s Manhattan studio. Via: colt+rane David Byrnes studio
Roxy Music on Musikladen (Watch)

Roxy Music on Musikladen (Watch)

Roxy Music in full-Eno-incarnation glory on German music television programme Musikladen, showcasing three tracks from For Your Pleasure, and one from their self-titled debut. Roxy Music Musikladen Tracklisting: Do the Strand Editions of You In Every Dream Home A Heartache Re-Make/Re-Model Via: Dangerous Minds
Dekotora

Dekotora

Imagine if Gaspar Noé pimped trucks instead of making movies (think Enter The Void) and this goes someway to describing these Dekotora beauties. Like acid trips wrapped in diamond plated diesel trucks! While we’re at it check these Dekotora peddle-bikes.
Instagram

Instagram

A continuously updating gallery of all our Coco Electrik Instagram photos…90% of which will probably be pictures of cats. [fbphotos id=10150978606503023]
Inside Jimmy Edgar's Studio (Watch)

Inside Jimmy Edgar’s Studio (Watch)

On a nice summer day the KOMA Elektronik team visited producer Jimmy Edgar at his studio in the Friedrichshain district of Berlin to talk synths, effects, and analog production techniques! See Jimmy patch his monster Eurorack synthesizer and rock the Kommander! Jimmy Edgar is an established player in the Detroit and Berlin techno scene. He is...
The Roxy Music Story (Watch)

The Roxy Music Story (Watch)

Believe it or not Roxy Music‘s first single Virginia Plain is 40 years old this year! Via: Dangerous Minds
Matthew Dear - Her Fantasy (Watch)

Matthew Dear – Her Fantasy (Watch)

As I’m sure you already know we’re kind of obsessive Matthew Dear fans over here. From Asa Breed onwards he hit a sinister off-kilter pop plateau that is pretty irresistible to our ears. Anyway, the man has a new album, Beams, on the way and this little gem is the first single proper. Beautiful video too...
Coco Electrik on Two For Tennis on East Village Radio, New York

Coco Electrik on Two For Tennis on East Village Radio, New York

A few weeks ago we played records and chatted to Tim “Love” Lee and Coach MP Messenie on their very excellent Two For Tennis show on East Village Radio, New York. Oh yes, we debuted a new track too! Catch the archive of the June 26 show here. And tracklisting below of the records we played....
Grandma Lo-Fi trailer (Watch)

Grandma Lo-Fi trailer (Watch)

Sigríður Níelsdóttir began making music aged 70 from her living room in Reykjavik and has released over 50 albums of keyboard-playing, improvised percussion and pet noises over the course of seven years. This beautiful looking documentary takes a look at her life and career so far. “By her own admission, Sigríður Níelsdóttir has many personas. Half...
Whitey - Lost Summer

Whitey – Lost Summer

Straight off the back of all the reissues comes Whitey’s new album Lost Summer. Get it below.
Kraftwerk and the Electronic Revolution (Watch)

Kraftwerk and the Electronic Revolution (Watch)

Kraftwerk and the Electronic Revolution, all 3 hours of this glorious documentary! Touches on everyone including Coco favourites Amon Düül II, check their album 1978 album Only Human once you’re done watching this.