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Several Big Shot readers have reached out to us about The Prodigy‘s appearance on the cover of the current issue (see the Letters section in the next issue). A few others have weighed in online about the video clip from the rambunctious photo shoot conducted by legendary photographer Mick Rock. Here’s another clip of Mick shooting the venerable UK group.
Electric Zoo is promising to be the biggest two-day dance music party of the summer. Set to take place Sept. 5th-6th in Randall’s Island Park, New York City, the two-day festival features a line-up packed with amazing DJs and electronic acts, including Everything But The Girl’s Ben Watt, Francois K, Cassy, Hot Chip’s Felix Martin and Al Doyle, Lindstrøm and Prins Thomas.
Big Shot is giving away a pair of tickets to one lucky reader. To win tell us who is on the cover of the current issue by July 24, 2009. No purchase necessary. Winner must be of legal drinking age and be able to transport themselves to and from the event. Offer courtesy of Made Events. Void where prohibited by law and all that legal mumbo jumbo.
New York’s Phenomenal Handclap Band is an amazing New York City-based eight-piece band whose sound is a disparate blend of funky disco and uptempo soul music. PHB just released their self-titled debut album, and buzzwaves are being felt as far as England (where they will perform in July) and Spain. Big Shot caught up with PHB’s Daniel and Sean and got the scoop on their booty shaking live show and upcoming dates in Europe.