Sunday, April 27, 2008

NME FUTURE 50

50. Nova Dando & Petra Storrs (Designers)
49. eMusic
48. Franki Chan (DJ)
47. Ian Rogers (Software developer)
46. Adem
45. Spank Rock
44. Owen Pallett (Producer)
43. James Rutledge (Remixer)
42. Strange Place Club (Promoters)
41. The Hype Machine
40. Honey Owens (Atlas Sound/Valet and Rad Summer)
39. The Horrors
38. David Brewis (Producer, Promoter, Field Music)
37. Mike Skinner
36. HeartsRevolution
35. NASA (Supergroup)
34. Tony Allen (Percussionist)
33. Ladyfest (Festival)
32. Diplo
31. Sam Kilcoyne (Founder Underage Festival)
30. Huw Stevens (DJ)
29. JME
28. The Futureheads
27. Bjork
26. Samuel Dust (Late of The Pier)
25. Tetonik Kids of France
24. Alex Hancock (Head of music for Skins)
23. Danja (Producer)
22. James Ford (Producer)
21. Santogold
20. Jonathon Ive (iPod designer)
19. The Canadian Government (Subsidies to bands)
18. Kate Moross (Designer)
17. Dirty Projectors
16. Last.fm
15. Geoff Barrow (Portishead)
14. Italians Do It Better (Label)
13. Wiley
12. Dev Hynes (Lightspeed Champion)
11. Club Smell
10. Crystal Castles
09. Alex Turner
08. Damon Albarn
07. Rick Rubin
06. Saam (Video director)
05. Burial
04. Fucked Up
03. Radiohead
02. MIA
01. David Sitek

In the latest issue, NME have concocted a list of sorts upon the future of music. Some I totally agree with, some are WTF? and then I think about all the possible artists they've deliberately missed. I'm not sure Dave Sitek deserves a number one slot but I'm pretty fine with that.

What do you think?

1 comment:

Das said...

where the fuck is Switch?
Bangladesh?

Pleez....