UK pop rockers Django Django may take their name from the French jazz musician Django Reinhardt, but they get their dizzyingly hyper-rhythmic, electro-pervaded indie pop from the school of Franz Ferdinand, and they get their staunchly DIY aesthetic (they recorded their upcoming self-titled debut record entirely in their drummer’s bedroom on broken or antiquated equipment) from somewhere else entirely. On their first music video, for the truly irresistible “Default,” the band went for a stop-motion clip that reflects their art-school beginnings – printing out over 4,000 stills from a performance video, adding some abstract, colorful painting, and re-animating the whole thing. Both visually and aurally infectious, you’ll be watching and listening for days. Django Django’s eponymous debut album is out January 30th.
Check Out: Django Django – “Default”
Available now via BitTorrent
Download the Canadian producer’s remix of the groovy jazz anthem
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In preparation for a show at Brooklyn’s Masonic Temple on November 10th.
From the upcoming covers album they recorded with a 20-piece orchestra.
The duo have just released their album a few days early…for free!
Releases single “Mr Noah” and Mr Noah EP.