Posts Tagged ‘neon indian’

Neon Indian “Era Extrana”

October 9, 2011

More bleeps and bloops for the pioneers of the 16-bit era, Neon Indian. “Polish Girl” reminds me of Mega Man for the SNES. So nice to have a video game system in stereo. That was quite the accomplishment in those days.
If you like yelling into a dark hallway, “Hex Girlfriend” provides great inspiration. I think if Catherine Wheel ever got into the synths that they’d sound like this. I also like “Fallout.”
New Order fans will enjoy “Halogen (I Could Be a Shadow).” The other good track is “Suns Irrupt,” although really they’re all good. The last track is “Arcade Blues (Single).” I don’t know whether it’s the single, or if it means when you’re single you spend all your time depressed in arcades. If there’s one thing we know, it’s that we know one thing.

Joel’s Hit Show, Episode 83, 15 October 2010 Playlist

October 15, 2010

Reporter, Silent Running
Cotton Jones, Goethe Nayburs
Magic Kids, Phone
Fitz and the Tantrums, Don’t Gotta Work It Out
Rogue Valley, English Ivy
Jesca Hoop, Hunting My Dress
Carissa’s Wierd, One Night Stand
Colleen and Paul, You’re My Globe
of Montreal, Coquet Coquette
Neon Indian, Deadbeat Summer
Preaching to the Animals, Mercy Me
Dirty Projectors, Ascending Memory
Sarah Jaffe, Summer Begs
Why?, Gemini (Birthday Song)
Miss TK and the Revenge, Beach Master
Land of Talk, Cloak and Cipher
Margaret Cho, Intervention

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