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Radio Retaliation, Thievery Corporation

Thievery Corporation

September 23rd, 2008

Formed:
1996 in Washington D.C.

Genre:
Electronic

Years Active:
'90s, '00s, '10s

Essentials

Downtempo
Downtempo
Latin Electronica
Latin Electroni..
Dub
Dub





Thievery Corporation

Biography

Thievery Corporation make abstract, instrumental, mid-tempo dance music whose classification falls somewhere between trip-hop and acid jazz. Featuring the production skills of Rob Garza and Eric Hilton, Thievery Corporation released several warmly received singles on their own Eighteenth Street Lounge (ESL) label (named after their own Washington, D.C. bar and nightclub) in 1996. Although previously known primarily among acid jazz and rare-groove DJs, the group shot to minor celebrity when a track from one of their early 12"'s appeared on respected DJ/producers Kruder & Dorfmeister's mix session for Studio K7's DJ Kicks series. Similar in many respects (and more than just number) to that Viennese production duo, Thievery Corporation subsequently grew in popularity among a wider audience of DJs and headphonaunts.

Top Albums

Radio Retaliation, Thievery Corporation
1. Radio Retali..
Culture of Fear, Thievery Corporation
2. Culture of F..
Radio Retaliation (Deluxe Edition), Thievery Corporation
3. Radio Retali..
The Richest Man In Babylon, Thievery Corporation
4. The Richest ..
AOL Music DJ Sessions: Mixed by Thievery Corporation, Thievery Corporation
5. AOL Music DJ..
The Cosmic Game, Thievery Corporation
6. The Cosmic G..
It Takes a Thief., Thievery Corporation
7. It Takes a T..
Sounds from the Thievery Hi-Fi, Thievery Corporation
8. Sounds from ..
The Mirror Conspiracy, Thievery Corporation
9. The Mirror C..
Babylon Rewound, Thievery Corporation
10. Babylon Rewo..
Live at Lollapalooza 2009: Thievery Corporation, Thievery Corporation
11. Live at Loll..
Versions - EP, Thievery Corporation
12. Versions - E..
Heart Is a Lonely Hunter - Single, Thievery Corporation
13. Heart Is a L..
Tarana - Rare Elements - Single, Sultan Khan
14. Tarana - Rar..
Vampires - Single, Thievery Corporation
15. Vampires - S..

Top Songs

NameAlbumTimePrice
1.
Lebanese BlondeIt Takes a Thief.4:49$0.99
2.
StargazerCulture of Fear3:44$0.99
3.
Lebanese BlondeMirror Conspiracy4:48$0.99
4.
Sweet Tides (feat. LouLou)Radio Retaliation4:48$0.99
5.
Radio Retaliation (feat. Sleep Wonde..Radio Retaliation3:26$0.99
6.
Culture of FearCulture of Fear3:12$0.99
7.
Web of DeceptionCulture of Fear4:32$0.99
8.
(The Forgotten People)Radio Retaliation3:10$1.29
9.
Mandala (feat. Anoushka Shankar)Radio Retaliation4:00$0.99
10.
Meu Destino (My Destiny)Richest Man In Babylon3:30$0.99
11.
Amerimacka (feat. Notch)Cosmic Game5:41$0.99
12.
IndraMirror Conspiracy5:22$0.99
13.
OverstandCulture of Fear3:40$0.99
14.
Originality Feat. Sister Nancy (feat..Versions - EP4:08$0.99
15.
Sweet TidesRadio Retaliation (Deluxe E..4:48$0.99
16.
Beautiful Drug (feat. Jana Andevska)Radio Retaliation3:27$0.99
17.
Vampires (feat. Femi Kuti)Radio Retaliation4:57$0.99
18.
Sound the Alarm (feat. Sleepy Wonder..Radio Retaliation3:41$0.99
19.
Until the MorningRichest Man In Babylon3:57$0.99
20.
State of the UnionRichest Man In Babylon4:28$0.99
21.
Un Simple Histoire (A Simple Story)Richest Man In Babylon3:45$0.99
22.
OuternationalistRichest Man In Babylon3:30$0.99
23.
Heaven's Gonna Burn Your EyesRichest Man In Babylon4:10$0.99
24.
Cosmic GameCosmic Game2:19$0.99
25.
Exilio (Rewound By Thievery Corporat..Babylon Rewound5:43$0.99

Top Music Videos

Shadows of Ourselves, Thievery Corporation
1. Shadows of Our..
The Time We Lost Our Way, Thievery Corporation featuring Loulou
2. The Time We Lo..
.38.45 (A Thievery Number), Thievery Corporation
3. .38.45 (A Thie..
Sweet Tides, Thievery Corporation
4. Sweet Tides
The Richest Man In Babylon, Thievery Corporation
5. The Richest Ma..
The Numbers Game, Thievery Corporation
6. The Numbers Ga..
Radio Retaliation, Thievery Corporation
7. Radio Retaliat..
Take My Soul (feat. LouLou), Thievery Corporation
8. Take My Soul (..
Take My Soul - Thievery Corporation (feat. Lou Lou), Thievery Corporation
9. Take My Soul -..


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