Cabaret Voltaire

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2014

    Denton's Corporate Park Proves Industrial Music Still Matters

    Industrial music is relevant all over again. Amidst the music industry's infatuation with retro sounds, revivals and the general rehashing of old ideas, industrial is once again positioned as a music that matters -- an older strand that has taken on new meaning. As the continued effects of industria ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2012

    Dallas' Pour le Corps Mines Texas' Experimental Underside, Via Vinyl and Cassette

    Pour le Corps label has been on my radar for a few months now, mainly because of their limited-edition theory and vinyl/cassette format. I appreciate that approach, as someone who often feels beat down by the fleeting nature of mp3s, and misses the tactile experience of listening to music: opening a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2012

    How I Learned To Stop Worrying About the Vibrator in My Mailbox and Love Myself

    Nancy Drew and the Mysterious Case of the Vibrating Mailbox​When a vibrator mysteriously ended up in my mailbox recently, I got scared. I checked my apartment for video cameras and recording devices. I asked friends if they were pulling a prank on me. Had I "accidentally" ordered one in the ea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2010

    DC9er Mixtape, Vol. 14: DJG

    ‚Äč This week, DC9er takes it's readers behind the booth with Jonathan Graham--or as he's perhaps better known, DJG. Graham started his career as a DJ nearly a decade ago in Austin, then migrated north to kick-start the ever-popular "80's Dance Night" at Hailey's Club in Denton. Since then, DJG has ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2009

    Exploding Plastic Prepares First Release: Little Black Dress

    Exploding Plastic Records, the new Idol Records art-pop imprint, is almost ready to go with its first release, Little Black Dress' Snow In June, which is set for a May 5 release.You may recognize a few members of Little Black Dress' lineup--namely frontman Toby Pipes, also of Deep Blue Something, wh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2009

    Exploding Plastic Records, The New Sub-Label From Idol Records, Names Little Black Dress As Its First Signee

    Just about a month ago, we first passed along word of the creation of Exploding Plastic Records, the new Idol Records sub-label that plans to focus primarily on putting out records from a more artsy crop of artists than Idol normally backs. And, today, the label has confirmed what sub-label head Dyl ... More >>

  • Music

    April 20, 2006

    Wright Amendment

    The industrial-wave insanity of Denton's best underground trio fits somewhere nicely between Satan and Sartre

  • Music

    May 1, 2003

    Adult. Swim

    Nicola Kuperus and Adam Lee Miller don't want to be "easily accessible." But people like them anyway.

  • Music

    February 20, 1997

    Fish and microchips

    Aphex Twin is the enfant terrible of British electronica