For a blog created to promote new music (see motto/mission statement above), I have certainly been focusing on a lot of old music lately. So this week I will be highlighting some more recent music I’ve been listening to.
Dee Dee of The Dum Dum Girls has become Kristin Kontrol and with new alliteration comes a new alternative. The Dum Dum Girls’ fuzzy neo-shoegaze guitars have been exchanged for electronic dance beats.
The title track of Kontrol’s new album, “X-Communicate,” . . .
. . . creates a “Bizarre Love Triangle” between Kontrol, New Order . . .
. . . and Kylie Minogue . . .
. . . whom Kontrol channels on “Drive the Night”:
Kristin has taken total Kontrol of her new sound.