Burst a ball. May 15, The Death Set were welcomed near the end of the spring road by their Brooklyn family with an afternoon rooftop show for as many kids as could precariously crowd-swim the skies thereon. Ninjasonik, Bikes in the Kitchen, Newmore Switchblades!! Second of all, Pitchfork TV was there to capture it all in multi-angle full-frenzy view, in this part 1 of 2, so you can see it too. Click this link for Worldwide size, and let it roll over after each jam. Part 2 runs tomorrow.
Fast forward to fall 2008, and The Death Set are still all over the map. Check out the dates they've lined up with Dan Deacon's Baltimore Round Robin madness, and opening up for Girl Talk across the nation.
Those pesky little scamps known as The Death Set have been making a nuisance of themselves again. This time in the form of remixing both the song and video for 'The Mess Up' by fellow Aussies DZ Deathrays. As the band say themselves "Think two dudes, bottle of Jameson, one song, copious vomiting".
Ahead of his new long-player out next month, FaltyDL spoke to Thump about what it was like following on from where Hardcourage left off, working with Mike Paradinas, but also put together an eclectic mix packed with personal exclusives.