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Not Pastel Colours: Boris Blank Of Yello's Favourite Albums
Rob Heath , October 21st, 2014 12:31

With a new box set of his soundtrack work just released, the composer and Yello man takes Rob Heath from Sun Ra to The xx in his all-time top LPs


Håkan Lidbo & Alex van Heerden - Simple
Håkan Lidbo is also a very good friend of mine, who I built the Yellofier app with. For me this is some of the most outstanding music I've heard in the last few years. It's like listening to a mixture of Raymond Scott, Sun Ra, Miles Davis and even Pink Floyd. It's mixed together in a very, very abstract way of course, but I love this way of using trumpets and brass instruments with electronic music. It blew me away. We are growing closer and closer together, and we also have a new project together which I can't say anything about right now, but it involves developing new software for electronic music.