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Famed director, Danny Boyle directs FRANKENSTEIN, a new play by Nick Dear, based on the novel by Mary Shelley, in the Olivier Theatre in London. Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller will alternate the roles of Victor Frankenstein and the Creature; the cast also includes Mark Armstrong, Naomie Harris, Karl Johnson, Daniel Millar, Andreea Padurariu, John Stahl and Lizzie Winkler. The production will be designed by Mark Tildesley, with costumes by Suttirat Anne Larlarb, lighting by Bruno Poet, movement by Toby Sedgwick and sound by Mike Walker.

Music and Sound score by Underworld.

This is not the first time Danny and Underworld have worked together. Underworld, created the score for 2007’s Sunshine, and of course the cult hit, Trainspotting. We hear there is a Trainspotting remake in the works……

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Posted by: g.win on December 14, 2010 @ 10:48 AM
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Looking for a gift for the holidays? We’ve gone through our store and picked out limited edition pieces that would make great gifts. Shop at the Om Holiday Pop Up Store and know that your purchase is going to a good cause. 15% off of your order will go to benefit the NextAid organization, benefitting children in Africa who have been orphaned by AIDS.

The store features limited edition items from Underworld, People Under the Stairs, Mushroom Jazz, and more. You can buy the items for yourself or give them away as gifts. Upon check out, just make your choice. The store will be up until January 5th, 2011, so move quickly before the items are out.


Click Here To Visit The Om Holiday Pop Up Store.

UPDATE: Because we’re in the holiday spirit, we’re actually going to open up the benefit to include purchases from the regular OM STORE (Not just the Holiday Pop Up).

Buy anything from the Om store or Holiday Pop Up between December 8th, 2010 and January 8th, 2011 and 15% will go to NextAid. Click Here to Buy From the Om Store.

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Posted by: g.win on December 7, 2010 @ 3:49 PM
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To follow up on yesterday’s exciting news about Dirty Vegas signing to Om Records, we have MORE exciting news! The Recording Academy (RIAA) awarded music’s highest honor, the Grammy nomination for Best New Electronic Album, to Groove Armada for their critically acclaimed new album ‘Black Light’ on Om Records. Voted one of the top ten albums of 2010 by KCRW and a #1 most downloaded electronic album on iTunes and Amazon, ‘Black Light’ features many stand out hit singles including ‘Paper Romance’ featuring Fenech-Soler and Saint Saviour, ‘I Won’t Kneel’ featuring Saint Saviour and ‘History’ featuring Will Young, a #1 most downloaded electronic song on iTunes.

Check it out for yourself HERE .

Click HERE To Purchase ‘Black Light’ On CD From The Om Store.

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Posted by: James Stair on December 2, 2010 @ 1:04 PM
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Hey everyone! URB just put out their Best of 2010 Poll with a handful of nods to several OM artists. Check it out:

Best Album of the Year:
Groove Armada – Black Light
Underworld – Barking

Best Song of the Year:
Underworld – Scribble

Best Electronic Artist:
Bassnectar
Underworld

Best DJ:
Bassnectar

Click HERE . to vote for your favorite artist in URB’S Best of 2010 poll!

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Posted by: James Stair on December 1, 2010 @ 2:59 PM
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Catch up with Dirty Vegas in Bangkok, Thailand interviewed by The Nation. The band speaks about the past couple years, their new album and their new direction in sound.

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Posted by: Jonthecorner on November 30, 2010 @ 12:36 PM
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You may have noticed a fair amount of Dirty Vegas buzz going on over here at Om. Between under the radar remixes and a sprinkling of live dates from Bangkok to San Paulo, we have been preparing to unleash the news. If it is not obvious to you yet, let us be the first to proudly announce the most recent signing of Om Records, Grammy award winning, Dirty Vegas.

Made famous by their hit single “Days Go by”, Dirty Vegas are back for the first time in five years with their new album ‘Electric Love’ (April 2011 release).

Ready to reclaim the international dance floor, the first single, also named “Electric Love” is set for a January 11th release, the first release for Om in 2011. The single features an array of remixes, from Runaway and DJ Fame to Alex Tepper and DV’s own Paul Harris. Guaranteed to please fans and DJs with tastes across the board, this release is a must for old fans and new.

Listen: You can check out the original and all the remixes streaming NOW on Dirty Vegas’ FACEBOOK PAGE.

Download: We are so excited about our fans checking out the record, we are offering up the lead single “Electric Love”for FREE. All you need to do is click below and send us your email so we can keep you updated on the latest news from the band!



For more on Dirty Vegas visit the DV artist page here.

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Posted by: James Stair on November 30, 2010 @ 12:01 PM
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Check out another installment of Amp Live’s digital display of why he’s hot right now – no pun intended of course. Off Amp Live’s current album, Murder At The Disctech, this right here is a portrait of Amp’s ability to infuse hip-hop & electronic music and bring listeners to a new experience of sound.

Not to mention the all-star line up: Dude Royal, The Grouch, Fashawn, Eligh, Bambu, Zumbi &
Chris Young… what more needs to be said. For those who thought hip-hop is dead, its just been reinvented!!!!

Welcome to the new world order…..

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Posted by: Rob Reason on November 2, 2010 @ 11:20 AM
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Hey All!

For the next two weeks, we have an exciting opportunity to present to you all. iTunes is featuring 16 Om titles and placing them on sales for a low price of $7.99. Titles include hit records from Groove Armada, Mike Monday, Greenskeepers, Samantha James, Kaskade, and many more.

Need help finding where to go? Simply click here

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Posted by: James Stair on October 19, 2010 @ 2:30 PM
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UNDERWORLD WILL PERFORM ON U.S. TV FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER ON NBC’S “LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON” ON OCTOBER 26TH

Underworld, one of the greatest names in electronic music, who are about to embark on their October North American Tour in support of their just released 6th studio album “Barking” has announced that they will make their debut U.S. television appearance on NBC’s “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” on Tuesday October 26th to air at 12:35 a.m./ET.

For the legendary duo, Rick Smith and Karl Hyde, this pending performance on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon is not only a pivotal point in their 30 year career but also a historical landmark for the entire electronic music genre. Underworld will be the first among their alternative, electronic musical peers to perform on US Late Night TV, a list of musical peers that includes luminaries like Daft Punk, The Chemical Brothers, The Prodigy, Crystal Method and even Kraftwerk.

Contests:
Selected fans will have the chance to win “band bench” tickets to watch Underworld’s performance from on the stage. The Contest will go live on UNDEREWORLDLIVE.COM on October 19.

To purchase regular tickets for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon click here

Be sure to catch Underworld ‘Barking’ on tour!

US TOUR DATES
Mon 10/25/10 – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club – Buy Tickets
Tue 10/26/10 – New York, NY @ Jimmy Fallon – Buy Tickets
Wed 10/27/10 – New York, NY @ Roseland Ballroom – Buy Tickets
Fri 10/29/10 – San Francisco, CA @ Cow Palace – Buy Tickets
Sat 10/30/10 – San Diego, CA @ 4th And B – Buy Tickets

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Posted by: g.win on October 12, 2010 @ 10:08 AM
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It’s a sad sad week. Longtime supporters of Om and friends, Fat Beats has announced that they are closing their New York and Los Angeles locations. The indie hip hop retailer was once a mecca for a massive collection of beats ranging from mainstream to the underground. They were the go to people for anything hip hop related. The NYC store is closing on September 4th and the Los Angeles store on September 18th.

Fat Beats definitely held it strong. Mad love for Mark, Chris, Johnny, and the rest of the Fat Beats retail crew!

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Posted by: g.win on August 19, 2010 @ 10:39 AM
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