James Bond is not the most complex of
characters. But the franchise of films has given us some of
our most memorable cinematic moments and cultural clichés.
Time marches on for everyone but James Bond, who never seems to get
older (except for that unfortunate return of Sean Connery at 53 in
Never Say Never Again
The Bond fighting megalomaniac billionaires and malevolent
governments in 2009 hasn't changed much since Dr. No
) and From Russia with Love
), though the world has changed drastically
from those Cold War Ian Fleming days. The whole Bond milieu
is a parallax
where the character of James Bond is an almost fixed point with the
world moving rapidly around him.
This week, DJDeedle takes some of the iconic Bond themes and sounds
as his fixed point and moves the musical world rapidly around
them. And because going to the movies just isn't the same
without it, if you listen carefully, DJDeedle's even thrown in the
A word of warning: This Deedlecast contains some rude words,
for your ears only.
NOTE: This Deedlecast was featured on the synth and
electronic music site, Synthopia - the place for synth and
electronic music news. Check it out: