Tag: Moon Duo

  • Album Review: Documenta – ‘Drone Pop #1’

    Album Review: Documenta – ‘Drone Pop #1’

    Image Credit – Christopher Flack Documenta was, “Started as a one one off project but slowly expanded like a bad disorganized universe, Documenta will produce 18 original songs plus a few covers then finish….. “three chords good, two chords better, one chord best”…” I had first heard about Joe Greene and his Documenta “Drome Pop”,…

  • Live Review: Eindhoven Psych Lab – Day 1

    Live Review: Eindhoven Psych Lab – Day 1

    “psyche/ˈsʌɪki/via Latin from Greek psukhē ‘breath, life, soul”… As the fundamental factors for any psychedelic experience are defined by set, setting and dosage – the anticipation enveloping this sophomore, 2015mg Effenaar event, was tangibly palpable. “The nature of the experience depends almost entirely on set and setting. Set denotes the preparation of the individual, including his personality…

  • Live Review: Distorted Perspectives Festival, Letterkenny, 30/04 – 03/05, 2015

    Live Review: Distorted Perspectives Festival, Letterkenny, 30/04 – 03/05, 2015

    Distorted Perspectives is a “Celebration of Modern Experimental and Psych Music + Art + Film”. This weekend was the second incarnation of the festival held within the Regional Cultural Centre, “Letterkenny’s impressive new arts building, placing Donegal in an international context rather than on the periphery”. If idealism can be defined as “an approach to philosophy that…

  • Interview: Distorted Perspectives Festival: Teaser – Moon Duo

    Interview: Distorted Perspectives Festival: Teaser – Moon Duo

      Ahead of the Distorted Perspectives Festival I got talking with Moon Duo about playing in Letterkenny. Do you have any Irish connections? “My grandmother was Irish, and our manager and our booking agent are both Irish. Plus, I love Van Morrison of course. Americans generally feel a kinship and fondness for Ireland and Irish…

  • Event: Distorted Perspectives Festival, Letterkenny, 30th April – 3rd May

    Event: Distorted Perspectives Festival, Letterkenny, 30th April – 3rd May

    Distorted Perspectives Festival,  30th April – 3rd May Letterkenny’s second annual experimental music and art festival on the May Bank Holiday weekend has been announced with a stellar line up of international and Irish acts including Moon Duo, Autumns, Ref Flare, Ulrich Schnauss (w. Nat Urazmetova) and Clanns. Alongside an associated art installation, documentary film…