The dance music label Mad Decent, founded by Thomas Wesley Pentz, aka Diplo, kicked off its four-city summer Block Party concert series Saturday afternoon at New York City's South Street Seaport -- and the music and scene were mad wild! SPIN contributing photographer Antwan Duncan was there shooting pictures -- check out the best ones here!
(Pictured: The view from the stage at South Street Seaport)
Alessandro Cortini tends to surround himself with darkness. The Italian producer is most infamous as a torturer of modular synths and other bleak electronics for Los Angeles’ most famous industrial-goths, Nine Inch Nails. His previous solo LP, Sonno, slinked out on Prurient’s Hospital Productions — a bastion of the crepuscular, if there ever was one. And… More »