The world of electronic music shifts accordingly to scenes, trends and fads at any given moment. Most of these have a shelf life that withers away within 12-18 months with a re-invention of the prior music scene taking bits and pieces and shining them up into something new and receptive. The world of French/filter house’s decline in the early 2000s gave rise to the formation of the now-famed Ed Banger Records, run by former Daft Punk manager Pedro “Busy P” Winter. Focusing on releasing music that had a slight feel of the past as a well a loud vision of the future, Busy P began work by signing artists such as Sebastian, Kavinsky, DJ Mehdi and the now-golden boys that are Justice. With seven years of music, touring and support from all over the world, Ed Banger landed in New York City to celebrate its seventh anniversary to a packed house at Terminal 5. What ensued is what many patrons accepted as a rowdy good time with distorted bass, an almost rock-show atmosphere and lots of screaming fans; however, for people rooted in the electronic world, they might have expected something entirely and radically different. …MORE
With all the phony cuts swrirling around the internet, it’s nice to find something you can believe in. Like this new track from Justice that came direct from the folks at Ed Banger. How does it sound? Well. in the beginning it’s a lot like Daft Punk, but then Gaspard and Xavier’s patented sludge-thump kicks in.
Justice “Beginning of the End” (MP3)
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Ed Banger Records, the superstar Frech eletronic music record label (home to the likes of Justice, SebastiAn, Uffie, DJ Mehdi, Feadz to name a few) just recently signed Breakbot. Breakbot has been in the electronic music scene for a couple years now, producing his own tracks and LPs as well as some of the catchiest remixes, alongside the team of electro innovators that he now joins on the Ed Banger label. Check out his newest single “Make You Mine” below, released for the Ed Banger Christmas promo, as well as some other personal faves. And keep your eye out for this French DJ! With his new crew it tow, he is sure to be making waves in 2010.
Make You Mine – Breakbot (MediaFire)
Happy Rabbit – Breakbot (MediaFire)