Monday, February 21, 2011
Artist Profile: Art Vs. Science
Art Vs. Science is an apt description for the dutch-pop band's music, a combination of the cold crush of pummeling electro beats and synths married with vocals are full of life and vitality. The Australian trio have gained a huge following in their home country due to their blistering live shows and two independently released EPs, both of which have gone gold.
It's easy to imagine thousands of people manically jumping and dancing themselves to death when you hear tracks like "Flippers" and "Magic Fountain," full of gargantuan slabs of synths and two-ton beats that drop like atomic bombs. The band can also veer into more traditional territory as well, with songs like "Finally See Our Way" and "Friend In The Field," revealing a softer, albeit still gritty, flip side to the non-stop sonic assault. Listen below: