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Quietus Mix 007: Gatekeeper Present Visualizer
Luke Turner , January 13th, 2011 07:12

Chicago electro maestros hop the genres

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When I was DJing before Teeth Of The Sea's London headline gig last week, there was only one song with which to usher them onto the stage. That was Gatekeeper's 'Chains', taken from their recent 10" Giza (read John Calvert's review here). In many ways, Gatekeeper are the electronic ying to ToTS cosmic rock yang - psychotropically damaged, with a taste for the cinematic that exists not merely in pulsar-drive epic songwriting, but the influence of the work of one Vangelis. Gatekeeper have concocted a superb mix for us that manages to encompass Chris Carter and Enya - something that can't have happened too often in the history of recorded music. Listen and enjoy below:

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Jan 13, 2011 5:23pm

FYI - "Teeth of the Sea" is the french title of the film JAWS. Will listen to the mix when home tonight, thanks for posting.

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Jan 13, 2011 7:01pm

Uh... no link to their actual music, just a mix with them somewhere in it? C'mon now.

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Luke Turner
Jan 13, 2011 7:55pm

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You can use this clever new thing somebody has plugged into the internet. It's called "google"!

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Jan 14, 2011 10:32am

thanks, any chance for download link to this?

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Jan 19, 2011 9:22pm

Pretty good mix - some unique selections here. I don't know why Gatekeeper (purposely?) used a French title for the Arpanet track, but it's wrong. It's called "Illuminated Displays".

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kid dv enom
Jan 21, 2011 6:47pm

Can anyone tell me the name of the artist/track that comes after Arpanet's "Illuminated Displays" and before OPN's "Terminator Lake"?

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