Shit Robot

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Marcus Lambkin
Born Dublin, Ireland[1]
Genres Techno
Electronica
Occupation(s) DJ, producer, music writer
Years active 1992 - present
Labels DFA Records
Website Shit Robot

Marcus Lambkin (born 1971) better known by the pseudonym Shit Robot is an Irish electronic musician and DJ.

Career[edit]

While working as a DJ in New York in 2000 he befriended James Murphy, later of LCD Soundsystem, and started a DJ partnership with him.[2] Lambkin moved to rural Germany in 2004 and started producing his own music, with a number of releases on DFA Records from 2006.[2] He released his debut album From the Cradle to the Rave in September 2010 to positive reviews from Entertainment.ie[3] and NME[4] The album features contributions from Alexis Taylor of Hot Chip and James Murphy amongst others.[2]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Singles[edit]

  • 'Wrong Galaxy' (DFA Records, 2006)
  • 'Chasm' (DFA Records, 2007)
  • 'Simple Things (Work It Out)' (DFA Records, 2009)
  • 'I Got A Feeling' (DFA Records, 2010)
  • 'Take Em Up' (DFA Records, 2010)
  • 'Tuff Enuff' (DFA Records, 2010)
  • 'Losing My Patience' (DFA Records, 2011)
  • 'Teenage Bass' (DFA Records, 2012)
  • 'Feels Real' (DFA Records, 2013)
  • 'We Got a Love' (DFA Records, 2013)
  • 'Do That Dance' (DFA Records, 2014)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Interview with Shit Robot". Slate.ie. Retrieved 2011-02-04. 
  2. ^ a b c "Marcus Lambkin’s debut LP explores the DFA Records sound’s less-swept corners". BBC.co.uk. Retrieved 2010-10-03. 
  3. ^ Mulligan, Jenny (22 December 2010). "Shit Robot - From The Cradle To The Grave. Review by Jenny Mulligan". Entertainment.ie. Retrieved 12 January 2011. 
  4. ^ "Shit Robot - Album Review:Shit Robot - From The Cradle to the Rave". NME. Retrieved 2010-10-03. 

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