Was James Murphy's and 2manydjs' ephemeral Despacio the best soundsystem of all time?
Written by External Rss on September 16, 2013
By Ken Taylor
The Manchester International Festival routinely showcases some of the world’s most interesting and amazing musical endeavors—whether it’s artists like The xx or Mogwai performing entire albums or the much-ballyhooed documentary Massive Attack V Adam Curtis, the festival is a cut above the rest. This year’s edition featured what some attendees are calling the best soundsystem ever: James Murphy’s and 2manydjs’ custom-built Despacio disco. …read more