27 Jun 2015


From RNZ Music, 2:30 pm on 27 June 2015

Daedelus Photo: Courtesy of Daedelus

LA electronic pioneer Daedelus - otherwise known as Alfred Darlington - is famed for his inventive approach to beat building and the eclectic sonic source material he draws into his sample-based productions. He dropped by the Music 101 studio to talk through a handpicked selection of tracks. 

Music Details

Artist: Daedelus
Song: A Stiff Drink
Composer: Darlington
Album: Meanwhile
Label: Laboritory Instinct

Artist: Madvillain
Song: Accordion
Composer: Dumile/ Jackson Jr/ Darlington 
Label: Stones Throw

Artist: Daedelus
Composer: Darlington
Album: Invention
Label: Plug

Artist: Nancy Sinatra and John Barry
Song:You Only Live Twice
Composer: Horner
Album: You Only Live Twice
Label: United Artists

Artist: Sergio Mendes and Brazil 66
Song: Chove Chuva
Composer: Mendes
Album: Chove Chuva
Label: A & M 

Artist: Prefuse 73
Song:Busy Signal (Make You Go Bombing)
Composer: Darlington/ Herren
Album: One Word Extinguisher
Label: Warp

Artist: Daedelus
Song: Baba Yaga
Composer: Darlington
Album: The Light Brigade
Label: Brainfeeder