Bad news: It appears that we are all permanently stuck in an '80s musical time warp. First, there was all the electroclash stuff, then the not-really-electroclash, but new electro artists followed. And now we are at the point where resurrecting the original '80s gangstas seems like a smart idea. Alexander Robotnick, an Italian who made his robotic disco mark back in the days of big hair, has been excavated from a modern wormhole where he was making world music and told to come back to the past. Because that's the future. Or something. Robotnick plays live for his first-ever U.S. appearance to promote his new CD. With John Selway's Memory Boy band also... More >>>
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Back to the future: A grim Robotnick revisits the '80s.