Author: Josh Kim

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BUHU finds ungrounded footing on ‘La Truth’

Remember “Bop It”? That game you played as a kid where an energized gameshow host voice yelled at you to twist and pull different knobs and levers at an increasing pace until someone messed up? Beyond the agonizing weeping which ensued upon failing one yank away from the record, the most entertaining aspect of that game stemmed from the crazy, eclectic sounds the Bop It would make. Every flick, spin, and bop created its own unique noise, and amazingly this random assortment of tones organically morphed into a real pattern of beats that, though not entirely smooth, sounded good.

Perhaps BUHU played “Bop It” in the process of creating their new single “La Truth” as a macro view reveals a core similarity between the game and the track: sounds that don’t quite fit together but still create a pleasant whole.

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With Live Nation’s new festival passport, you can attend almost every music festival in the world for $799

Cost of admission:

ACL: $255

Bonnaroo: $349.50

EDC: $355

Lollapalooza: $335

Before taxes and fees, a music lover would spend almost $1,300 to attend just four of the world’s biggest music festivals. Now, this same journeyman could experience all these and dozens more for almost half that price.