A few minutes ago we premiered the new CINNAMON FUZZ track "In Your Hands," a sweet little electronic pop number produced by Anthony J. Resta and one that I, for better or worse, described as a sonic hybrid of OMD and the Airborne Toxic Event. The colorful Boston trio passed it along to us earlier in the week, and we damn well fell in love with it, especially that instant-classic synth loop.
Thursday night On The Download jumps off the digital page and into the nightclubs at the first-ever Boston Phoenix vs Ryan's Smashing Life throwdown at Great Scott. We're rolling with the Allston Dance City theme, partying with one of our favorite Boston-based music blogs while showcasing three local acts set to blow up in the 2k11: BEARSTRONAUT, THE CINNAMON FUZZ and DIRTY BOMBS
Hey, we're throwing a party. On The Download is teaming up with ace music blog Ryan's Smashing Life for a midweek dance party on Thursday, February 17 at Great Scott. The night features an electronic troika of OTD faves: BEARSTRONAUT, THE CINNAMON FUZZ and DIRTY BOMBS, with DJ sets by Ryan and I, my first non-pill DJ gig in ages.