Wednesday, January 04, 2006

Metric Master Craft

Casey Dorrell


Jesse Keeler is best known as the bassist, keyboardist, and vocalist for the ass kicking rock duo, Death from Above 1979. Keeler is also making a name for himself as a producer and remixer, having already worked with bands like Magneta Lane, Buck 65, and Metric.

Keeler, with his buddy Al Puodziukas (APZ), owns his own studio in Toronto, oh-so-cleverly dubbed MSTRKRFT (yes, pronounced Mastercraft). Together, Keeler and Puodziukas are . . . MSTRKRFT. I'm not clear on whether they're named after their studio or vice versa or, for that matter, if it really makes any difference.

A lot of remixers are used to beef up the radio-appeal of a given song, but apparently not MSTRKRFT. Keeler explains,
Sometimes, I'm confused when people are taking to us about remixes because I realize that that's maybe what they're asking us to do (remix for radio) and I don't really know if we know how to do that. Right now, I'm just keeping things cool because that's something we do more naturally. That probably sounds pretty arrogant. (Our remixes are) much more dance-oriented.
The latest release by MSTRKRFT comes out in two days on January 6th. It's a single for their track "Easy Love" which also includes a remix of Metric's single, "Monster Hospital". Download the remix here, and buy the single here on Friday.

MSTRKRFT are set to release a full-length later this year, and Death From Above 1979 are also returning to the studio in 2006.

Also, I've been watching the movie, Malibu Express, while typing up this post. The movie may be the greatest thing ever made. Really. It's that good.

mstrkrft download removed as we're the number 1 hit for several search strings looking for the remixes and we'd rather not be p2p alternative.

Metric - Monster Hospital (MSTRKRFT Remix)
Buck 65 - Kennedy Killed the Hat (MSTRKRFT Remix)
Death from Above 1979 - Little Girl

File Under: What the Heck?

Comments on "Metric Master Craft"


Blogger Geoff Trainor said ... (4/1/06 2:28 pm) : 

Someday, MSTRKRFT might even reach Mocking Music's level in remix quality.


Blogger Casey Dorrell said ... (4/1/06 11:53 pm) : 



Anonymous Anonymous said ... (11/1/06 8:59 pm) : 

thanks for that metric remix, I've been looking for it all over.


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