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Footprintz discuss Montreal, their forthcoming album and life on Visionquest, Arts

Footprintz discuss Montreal, their forthcoming album and life on Visionquest

Here’s an excerpt from an interview I conducted with Footprintz, a Canadian duo comprised Adam Hunter and Clarian North who make alternative electronic music. Their productions take influence from eighties heroes like Depeche Mode and strike that difficult balance between the melancholy and the upbeat. I’ve been following their progress for some time now and with their album soon to be arriving, I spent a little while chatting with them…

By | Arts, Music | Monday, 26 November 2012 at 5:22 pm

Marc Houle’s synth-led Raid Over Moscow, Arts

Marc Houle’s synth-led Raid Over Moscow

Marc Houle is Canadian-born techno titan, a man who has an inffalible musical output laden with synths, melodies and, often, a strong nod to the past.

By | Arts, Music | Monday, 12 March 2012 at 5:23 pm

Visionquest: Fun, friendship and the future, Arts

Visionquest: Fun, friendship and the future

Visionquest, for me, represent the epitome of how an electronic music outfit should operate. The crew, Lee Curtiss, Shaun Reeves, Seth Troxler and Ryan Crosson, have worked hard to carve out a niche for themselves as leaders of what some have touted as a ‘new wave’ within the scene. Forward thinking, yet fully representative of their roots and history they’ve provided some of my best clubbing moments this year…

By | Arts, Music | Thursday, 1 December 2011 at 6:00 am

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