Guy Patrick Cunningham
Guy Patrick Cunningham is a writer and editor living in Brooklyn.
As soon as I walked through the door of the Museum of Modern Arts Looking at Music: Side 2 exhibit, I had to seek out the video for Sonic Youths Death Valley 69.
Massive Attack makes the kind of music that sounds great when youre alone. Referencing dub reggae, backpack hip-hop, post-punk, rave culture, and R&B without sounding like any of them, it plays on paranoia and longingoften in the same song.