Archive | June, 2010

Adidas Goes Daft Punk (and Star Wars and Football etc. etc.)

10 Jun

Adidas has gone all out with their new advertising campaign for a Star Wars collection of clothing and footwear.  Using re-imaged scenes from original Star Wars movies, with the titanic French electro duo, Daft Punk, as well as David Beckham, Noel Gallagher, Snoop Dogg, Franz Beckenbaur, Ian Brown, DJ Neil Armstrong, Ciara, Calle 13, Jay Baruchel and others.

We know that adverts leading into the world cup are always great, but this one goes one further including Daft Punk. Enjoy.

Adidas Star Wars Commercial “5 Minutes Before The Game”

Adidas Star Wars Commercial – “The Streets”

John Williams – The Imperial March (Dskotech Remix)

Justice vs John Williams – Imperial Stress

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Beataucue Tour Dates Confirmed

8 Jun

Kitsune label  techno 2 piece, Beataucue, have confirmed their Australian tour dates before leaving back to Europe, to promote the release of their first EP, Cha Cha Cha. Featuring a sound similar to that of Boys Noize, Surkin or Yuksek, Beataucue are a typically talented French electro duo, and thus, it’s reasonable to assume that you won’t regret making the effort to go out and see them despite the fact that they are still relatively unknown.

August 6th – Lot 33, Canberra

August 7th – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney

August 11th – Monastery , Brisbane

August 13th – Ruby Tramp, Gold Coast

August 14th – The Epsy, Melbourne

August 15th – Poison Apple, Melbourne

Brodinski & Noob – Peanut Club (Beataucue Remix)

French Fries – Predador (Beataucue Remix)

Renaissance Man Tour This Weekend

8 Jun

Helsinki’s funky two piece, Kitsune members, Downtown and Jaxxon, more commonly known as Renaissance Man, will be touching down on Australian shores this weekend. Don’t miss their unique brand of funky house.

June 10th – Rocket Bar, Adelaide

June 11th – Civic Underground, Sydney

June 13th – QBW, Newcastle

June 17th – Monastery, Brisbane

June 18th – The Epsy, Melbourne

June 19th – Ladida, Melbourne