At 1 trln euros or more, the European Central Bank’s long-expected bond-buying programme is powerful enough to impress markets and push down the euro. But partial nationalisation of any losses amounts to policy fragmentation. It risks undermining the euro zone’s foundations.
Sounds like: Massive Attack, Marian Hill, Say Lou Lou Song: Rae Morris - Under The Shadows (Whilk & Misky Remix) What's so good? Whilk & Misky may have opened up our Best Folk of 2014 playlist, but, but this new remix of Rae Morris'...Show More Summary
This week, Boko Haram, the Islamist terror group based in northern Nigeria, launched a massive attack on the town of Baga, killing dozens, according to Reuters. Other initial reports put the number of dead in the hundreds or thousands. Show More Summary
Track: Teardrop | Artist: Massive Attack | Album: Mezzanine Read more...
Security researcher and former cyber security reporter Brian Krebs claims to know exactly who may be behind the massive attacks that took down both Sony'sPlayStation Network and Microsoft's Xbox Live platform for two straight days. A...Show More Summary
It’s becoming the never ending saga of the month: after many had suspected the massive attack on Sony Pictures’ computers to have been perpetrated by North Korea, the country is now denying those claims. A North Korean diplomat recently told...Show More Summary
Gregory Johnson of Acoustic Labs plays a beautiful acoustic cover of Massive Attack's downtempo classic "Teardrop." Original version below.
They predict such a massive attack that no one will be safe from harm.
by John Herrman Does this sound a little bit like Massive Attack? It would be well within the regulations of tribute and nostalgia: "Teardrop" came out in 1998. The rest of the album, which is slow and lush and worth a listen, brings to mind The Notwist's Neon Golden, which came out just two years later. Show More Summary
Also known as “Nameless Suede”, an “ex knucklehead turned prophet.” Influenced by Stereolab, Cannibal Ox and Massive Attack. Shout outs to Al Jazeera, Johnny Rotten, Bronies. Hallucinatory vibes. Sober thoughts. BAGPIPES. Love songs to significant opposites. “We go together like ice cream and propane We go together like Pocahontas and John Wayne We go together like Michael […]
Track: Paradise Circus | Artist: Massive Attack | Album: Heligoland Read more...
Hackers have reportedly begun targeting iCloud users in mainland China, utilizing a so-called "man-in-the-middle" approach in an attempt to steal user information, with one group accusing the Chinese government itself of perpetrating the attack.
Sounds like: London Grammar, Massive Attack, Florence + The Machine Song: Vaults - Vultures What's so good? London trio Vaults have only been around for a little over a year, but they sure hit the ground running: their first three singles...Show More Summary
Congratulations to Boing Boing reader Gary Theut (elDetroit) who won our annual Treasure Island Music Festival haiku contest! On October 18-19 Gary will see Massive Attack (video above), Outkast, Alt-J, TV On The Radio, Janelle Monáe, and a dozen other acts on Treasure Island overlooking the San Francisco Bay. Read the rest
The New Pornographers (video above) is just one of two dozen acts the winner of our haiku contest will see at San Francisco's Treasure Island Music Festival taking place October 18 and 19. Also performing are Massive Attack, Outkast, Alt-J, TV On The Radio, Janelle Monáe, Chet Fake, The Growlers and many more. Show More Summary
British trip-hopper Tricky was recently the subject of a documentary for FACT TV based around his new album Adrian Thaws. In the mini-doc, he talked about his experience collaborating with Damon Albarn, who he worked with for a song on 1996?s Nearly God that was never released. “I wouldn’t work with Damon Albarn again,” he [...]
Want free VIP tickets Boing Boing's favorite annual music event, San Francisco's Treasure Island Music Festival on October 18-19? This year's stellar line-up includes Massive Attack, Outkast, Alt-J, The New Pornographers, TV On The Radio, Janelle Monáe, Cathedrals, and a dozen other performances. Read the rest
OutKast, Massive Attack, Alt-J, TV on the Radio, and more. For free.
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Two day music fest packs a serious punch.