Bring Me the Moon CD (2010)
Strychnine / Shot Down CD music Matzak is -- get this -- a French pharmacist who moonlights as a purveyor of clubby electronica. And truth be told, he's much more than a dabbler. The music on his sophomore album, Bring Me the Moon, is not the kind of dilettantish, by-the-numbers thumpa-thumpa you'd expect from someone who does this kind of thing as an afterthought. Instead, you get a wide variety of well thought-out variations on house, techno, and hip-hop themes: "On the Sofa" (one of two tracks featuring the very fine vocalist Tori) opens the program with a brilliantly ...