Tine Tempah needs a friend for his giraffe
TRACK OF THEW EEK PillowPerson- On Your Way This Moshi Moshi signing popped upon to our radar recently and we can’tget enough ofit. Withh in tsof old school uk garage, am Aphex Twin-style video, and a‘jogon, matey’ attitude, it 100 percent ban gs straight through Saturday night, all the way to Sunday morning. Not surprising, given that Pillow Person, aka Sarah Jones, is the drummer for Hot Chip. Word to the wise, if whipped cream makes you feel funny, do not click on the video.
Hero of the week is Tinie Temp ah, for letting us snoop around his home. He told Deze en about his decor choices :“The giraffe was already there, but I bought a zebra, which is my favourite animal, so that the giraffe could have a friend in the house, ”hesaid. I’ve always watched American TV shows like Crib sand I was just like‘ shit, I’ve got a basement, let me make it super-cool ’,” Ti ni ewen ton :“I just turned it into a boys room. I added some concrete to the walls just to give it a New York warehouse, apart ment feel.” Meanwhile, Jack Anton off told N ME about working on Green Light with Lorde. “Itall starts with me and the mina room, just talking about ideas and what we love. So with Ella, we both love pop songs that are interesting in the production side and also have a lotto do with break-ups, which can be devastating. Making Green Light, we thought :‘ Let’ s not dumb anything down, let’ s make the pop music we love’.”
Zero of the week is theendof aparty, Lorde(left) told the New York Times .“With a party, there’ s that moment where a great song comes on and you’ re ecstatic, and then there’ s that moment later on where you’ re alone in the bathroom, looking in the mirror, you don’ t think you look good, and you start feeling horrible .” She explained that up coming album Melodrama would tell the story of a night at a house party .“It’ s a record about being alone. The good parts and the bad parts .”