doctorow at November 18th, 2013 18:13 — #1
yommc at November 18th, 2013 18:22 — #2
Many Aphex Twin songs sound AMAZING when slowed. Here's a youtube playlist of them that i've collected. Some are better than others, eg Flim, and Mt St Michel.
sadpear at November 18th, 2013 21:54 — #3
Weirdly mesmerizing. I wish I could talk one of my DJ friends into just doing something like this on a random Wednesday night. It would be fun.
newliminted at November 18th, 2013 22:44 — #4
The "OLDSKOOL BELGIUM TECHNO MIX" is an incredible collection of wayback. I might spend all night listening to that and never get around to the 'modernized' stuff...
Thanks for the link!
Edit: OK. That's awesome!
hi_endian at November 18th, 2013 23:30 — #5
Some definitely work better than others, but when it works, it's dope.
robrecht at November 19th, 2013 02:58 — #6
Why does it say "gesluierd" ("veiled", as in literally wearing a veil) in parentheses? I can only assume it's meant as a Dutch translation of "voilà"; the French "voilé" does indeed mean "veiled" and may have thrown Google Translate off.
No need to translate "voilà", by the way: we say it too, both in the French-speaking (duh) and the Dutch-speaking part of Belgium.
jorgen83 at November 19th, 2013 03:17 — #7
By the way, this video is from Radio Soulwax. It's a 24 hour video remix channel, with a different theme each hour, usually remixing the album covers as well as the music. You might remember it from the David Bowie video remix from a year ago (http://vimeo.com/53207758).
ldobe at November 19th, 2013 03:51 — #8
Oh man. Flim reduced me to tears. It's slightly melancholy at 1x but slowing it down makes it heartbreaking. I'd never thought to listen to Aphex at lower speed.
wibbly_pig at November 19th, 2013 05:30 — #9
Skinheads in tracksuits, gotta love em. Hardcore still lives.
sadpear at November 19th, 2013 09:55 — #10
The tracksuits! Oh that made me laugh. Now I sort of want to write some alternate universe fanfiction for something where everyone has terrible tracksuits.
skipwestcott at November 19th, 2013 12:57 — #11
I've taken this video and cranked it up to 172BPM. Please to enjoy! http://youtu.be/LWMqjGJRaNk
mister44 at November 19th, 2013 13:34 — #12
Man I love old school techo/rave. I can't say I have heard anything Belgian - that I am aware of. Most of what I was into came from the UK and Chicago. I think though I can hear some influence of what will lead to Aggrotech like Grendel (based in Belgium's neighbor, Netherlands.)
What I have in my collection that most matches this is Zero Zero - World Famous Killer - not quite as dark or fast. I wish I had more info on these small artists who only put out a few EPs. Zero Zero was really good from the 2-3 songs I've heard.
hi_endian at November 19th, 2013 15:11 — #15
Ok, I'm really annoyed now. I was trying to play nice by consolidating all my responses into one message, like the BBS suggested, but it freaking disappeared with no evidence of it ever existing. Awesome, thanks.
falcor at November 19th, 2013 15:17 — #16
It's showing your posts were withdrawn by author. Perhaps @codinghorror knows the answer
hi_endian at November 19th, 2013 15:17 — #17
I withdrew the posts that I was consolidating into a big one. It's the big one that disappeared.
wrecksdart at November 19th, 2013 15:30 — #18
Came for the dancing girl, stayed because of bad tracksuits and da moves!
EDIT: What the hell is so fascinating about watching these people dance? The specificity of their movements is interesting and almost alien to me. Also, bring back the Fly Girls. That is all.
EDIT: No it's not. Just saw the dude with the hand fan. Wow. Hey bro, Corky called and the show's been cancelled.
Couldn't embed it, so here's my obligatory "I hate the dutch" youtube add-on.
hi_endian at November 19th, 2013 15:46 — #19
Omg this is awesome. God I love their silly little dances.
skipwestcott at November 19th, 2013 17:00 — #20
Silly?!?! Yeah, okay, they're a bit silly
codinghorror at November 19th, 2013 18:20 — #21
I don't see any "big" posts. Did you delete the wrong one? You have 6 posts in this topic at the time I write this, and two of them you voluntarily self-deleted 4 hours ago.
Here are the 6 posts by you in this topic.
(to stop filtering by user, click the notice at the bottom of the browser.)
hi_endian at November 19th, 2013 19:17 — #22
Sorry in advance for kind of spamming this thread. Had I accidentally deleted the wrong post, wouldn't it still be visible saying "(post withdrawn by author, will be automatically deleted in 24 hours unless flagged)"?
You can believe me or not, but I'm positive that my post "posted," below the two I deleted/withdrew. It wasn't just in the comment box, it was in the thread page. When I hit refresh, the whole thing was just gone, like it never even existed. Obligatory:
EDIT: Your link doesn't actually work (for me). (Safari 6.0.5 Mac OS X 10.8.5)
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