Somadrone picks the egoeccentric Hangover Mixtape Vol. 28

This weekend your in for a real treat as Somadrome has picked this weekend hangover mixtape. Somadrone is Neill O'Conor (member of Dublin's The Redneck Manifesto and The Connect Four Orchestra) mixing the sounds of To Rococo Rot, Stereolab and Spacemen 3 type electronic blankets of melody and intricate gliches and noise using laptop, vibraphone and pounding live drums.
(tracklisting and download link for the rather excellent mixtape in the read more)

1. Devo - Beautiful World
2. Yo La Tengo - Everyday
3. Kraftwerk - Europe Endless
4. Serge Gainsbourg and Bridgette Bardot - Bonnie and Cylde
5. Sun Ra - Space is the Place
6. Brian Eno - The Big Ship
7. My Bloody Valentine - To Here Knows When
8. David Bowie - Look back in Anger
9. Talking Heads - The Great Curve
10. Sonic Youth - Expressway to ur Skull

Click here to go to download page

Somadrome as a list of up coming gigs they are as follows
8 Aug 2008 20:00 Roisin Dubh Galway
15 Aug 2008 20:00 Cleares - Kilkenny Arts Festival Kilkenny, Kilkenny
16 Aug 2008 20:00 Plugged Records Cork
30 Aug 2008 20:00 Electric Picnic Stradbally, Laois
25 Oct 2008 20:00 Cyprus Ave Cork
8 Nov 2008 20:00 Model Niland - New Spaces for Music Sligo
12 Dec 2008 20:00 Stress - De Burgo’s Galway

also his albums can be bought thru paypal on his myspace page

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August 3, 2008 at 1:50 AM Anonymous said...

em...wheres to Rococo Rot, stereolab and spacemen 3 on this mix??

August 3, 2008 at 10:43 AM ctrl/alt/delete said...

that was a reference to somadrone own sound and not to the hangover mix

August 3, 2008 at 11:38 AM Chrisnostanding said...

He's a lecturer in my college