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Arular ~ M.I.A.
Arular ~ M.I.A.
18 of 22 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars oh. my. god., 18 April 2005
maybe globalisation isn't so bad after all. here we have a sri-lankan born refugee living in britain, playing cut & paste with modern society, picking and choosing genres and countries of music and toying with the very essence of their sounds. it's plastic, colourful and beautiful in an indescribable way, when i heard that m.i.a. had been a visual artist before pursuing a career in music i wasn't in the least bit surprised; arular is an aural sketchbook, a rich, worldly melting-pot of modern music drawing from dancehall, hip-hop, bhangra and electro. being the postmodern fusion that it is, arular is full of contradictions, east meets west, a party record with a socio-political conscience,… Read more
Galang [CD 1] ~ M.I.A.
Galang [CD 1] ~ M.I.A.
15 of 17 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars awesome!, 12 Feb 2005
ignore the other user's racist review, this is the future of music. harnessing dancehall, pop, hip-hop and world music together this track should take over the world. unfortunately, most people find it difficult to understand original music, and as the other review shows people will try to categorise MIA as something she's not. check out her album, arular, due to be released next month.
FABRICLIVE03: DJ Hype ~ DJ Hype (Mixed By)
FABRICLIVE03: DJ Hype ~ DJ Hype (Mixed By)
0 of 9 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Yummy, 1 Mar 2004
Dj Hype brings all the finest drum'n'bass to the table yet again, the only flaw in my opinion is the abundance of Hospitality records, but they wouldn't exactly fit in on here anyway. Buy it