They’re back (…were they ever really gone?) “Above the City,” the much-anticipated eight album from Swedish electro pop duo Karolina Komstedt and Johan Angergård – better known as Club 8 – is easily worth the wait. There's hardly a dud in the 11-track album (not counting three breakers dubbed “Interlude,” “Interlude#2,” and “Instrumental”) released by [...]
Release Date: May 21, 2013 This new album captures the spirit of the darkened urban cityscape effortlessly. It offers a revved-up, synth-heavy dance-pop tune for the impatient; a perfect theme song for someone eager to be cloaked in anonymity, to be just another face in the crowd; and even a track for the moment you get [...]
http://youtu.be/oG6qtjvjrdI A revved-up, synth-heavy dance-pop tune for the impatient. An ear-candy with a slight edge. Official video for Club 8 "Stop Taking My Time". Taken from the album "Above The City" (out May 21). Directed by Andil Dahl and filled with playful, mysterious silhouettes and dancing children. “Full of boisterous synth tremors, pulsating beats and vocalist Karolina [...]
We are pleased to announce that Lilystars will be releasing the new studio album of Club 8 entitled Above The City on May 21 under license from Club 8 and Labrador. Above The City is now available for pre-order in CD format. The CD Album will be a limited Philippine edition in two pocket card wallet with [...]
Lilystars Records marks the 4th year of its creation and advocacy of fine indie pop music with an anniversary party on April 13, Friday, at AMOS Cafe in Quezon City. Asked about his thoughts on the label's 4 years, label manager and The Camerawalls frontman, Clementine, said, "I can remember Johan Angergard* (Labrador, Club 8, Acid House Kings) telling me it takes around four years for an indie label to really make anything. I'm looking forward to that."
When Clementine broke the news that he & Perz Baltazar of Cebu-based Modern Rock Bureau were liaising with Johan Angergård to discuss the possibility of Club 8 doing a couple of shows in the Philippines, I was just floored. I didn't think it possible, but the moment I got dibs on their exchanges over e-mail [...]