Album: Phantom Pop Star
Label: Modern Sky
Another amazing indie rock album of 2014 was Phantom Pop Star from Beijing’s Hedgehog. This six song journey really takes the time to tell a story and in this world of randomly scattered MP3s it’s refreshing to see an a...
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September 24, 2014, 6:56 am
Hedgehog Phantom Pop Star
A Chinese park waltz. A propaganda tune of dislove. A psychedelic pop lullaby. A groovy marching song.
Hedgehog is always evolving musically, Phantom Pop Star is a new cha...
"Shanghai wrecked me folks so no Monday videos to get us through the day – however, I’ve got something even better – the latest album from noise pop trio Hedgehog in all its glory – and boy does it hit the spot.
Hedgehog have outdone themselves with their latest, expanding their sound into pop territory like never before all the while maintaining their noisy psychedelic-tinted rock n’ rol...
Beijing, China trio Hedgehog are releasing a new album next week entitled “Phantom Pop Star”. Hedgehog creates a magical dreamscape of beautiful and articulate noise pop. Dual vocalists help propel the band into unknown territory in songs like Phantom Pop Star. The track mashes guitarist/vocalist Zo’s poppy yet less up-beat voice...
继2012年发行《SUN FUN GUN》之后，刺猬乐队于2014年4月份带着全新唱片《幻象波普星》再次上路，新唱片的巡演4月初从福州开启，乐队在刚刚结束18号晚上第六场南京的巡演就马不停蹄的赶到上海育音堂调音,为晚上的演出做准备。听乐队的巡演经理说,他们明天一早就要赶到武汉去参加草莓音乐节,不过如此紧密的行程并没有让乐队的成员感到疲惫，下午的彩排包括晚上的演出依然精彩纷呈。从刺猬的新唱片里面我们不难发现，眼前的这个刺猬在音乐的理念上更加成熟稳重，虽然在音乐上不像以前过于激烈和直接，但他们仍然没有丢掉灵魂里的自由和率真，这次他们带来了一粒不同于以往的“治愈系”药丸，每一个渴望得到温暖的歌迷都可以从中找到解药。这张新唱片就如同他们自己描述的那样：“这是一次美好声音的简洁幻想，这是一辆直达温暖的...
BY AURÉLIEN FOUCAULT
As Beijing indie rockers, Hedgehog, are about to release their latest album with Modern Sky this month, CREATIVE ASIA catches up with the trio about the album, Phantom Pop Star, their influences and plans for the year ahead.
Hedgehog are ZO (guitar and vocals), A...
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