Wednesday, July 22, marked the first installment of SVEDKA VODKA Sessions, an emerging artist series presented by Giant Step. DJ Mark Ronson and Wale performed for an intimate crowd includingEntourage's Emmanuelle Chriqui, Watchmen's Malin Akerma, Shannen Doherty, and The Hills' Erin Lucas. Party-goers toasted the occasion with specialty SVEDKA Future cocktails at Hudson Hotels Private Park in New York City.
The key word most often mentioned surrounding Föllakzoid's new album is "trance." The Chilean trio's music has little to do with the late-'90s club fare the term is best associated with — on the surface, at least — but the emphasis on flat dynamics and throbbing repetition to induce a hypnotic state i… More »