Among the up-and-coming UK-based acts that are gaining notoriety these days are Glasgow’s rock/pop/electronica trio GoGoBot. They’ve been getting airplay recently from some of the UK’s most respected DJs.
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Milwaukee’s Summerfest — billed as “the world’s largest music festival” — begins this week, and I must say I’m excited. Plenty of progressive bands — or at least bands with progressive tendencies — can be found on the Summerfest bill this year. (OK, less than a couple dozen in a field of 800 is not “plenty,” but it’s still more than I recall in past years.)
The 1982 Rush album Signals features two songs of opposing natures and technologies: “The Analog Kid” and “The Digital Man.” The music for each tune depicts perfectly the contrasting ideas and connotations behind analog and digital. Who knew at the time how digital the world would become two decades later?