We did not expect Rough Trade post-punk throwback figurehead, tiny Micachu to become such a remix maniac. But if we had anticipated, we would have predicted she’d bring a similar clatter to other people’s songs … read more »
As you may or may not know from our story on her in FADER #61 (Micachu went to music school and got her start producing for grime MCs. On her new mixtape she gives us … read more »
Taking the Shapes to a literal level, this is definitely the work of quirky ex-art students into optical illusion (all art students are into optical illusion). We kind of wish we could shrink ourselves, too.
You might say Micachu raised some eyebrows down in Austin during SxSW in March. Words and phrases like “fresh,” “yikes,” and “oh, good heavens,” were thrown around with equal abandon. BBQ sauce was spilled. Chaos ensued. All that’s bound to happen again this summer when Micachu returns for a set of US tour dates. The wave of epileptic fits begin in Chicago! read more »
We were scheduled to interview Micachu and The Shapes after they played The Levi’s®/FADER Fort, but after Grizzly Bear’s Ed Droste and Chris Taylor told us how much they Loved (capital L) their music, we … read more »