29 May, 2014

TĀLĀ - On My Own In Hua Hin

Final track from TĀLĀ's EP The Duchess.

After sharing "The Duchess" and "Servia" the London's based singer and producer TĀLĀ has offered the final track from her forthcoming debut EP The Duchess. "On My Own In Hua Hin" is the name of the song and you can stream it below.

TĀLĀ's debut EP The Duchess is out nex Monday, June 2 on 12" and digital via Aeosop. Pre-order here. Enjoy.

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28 May, 2014

Seekae - Test & Recognise

The new single from Seekae's forthcoming album.

The Australian's electronic group Seekae will release next month, on June 13, their new album The Worry, via Future Classic. Today they have shared a new cut from the record, entitled "Test & Recognise", streaming right below. Enjoy.

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Album Of The Week #11: Owen Pallett - In Conflict

No extensive review, just music..

In Conflict is the fourth full-length from the Canadian composer, violinist, keyboardist, and vocalist Michael James Owen Pallett and the second as "Owen Pallett" (He used pseudonyms on the first two).  A beautiful and powerfull record that swings between pop, rock and electronic music.

Out now on Domino
Buy it here

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27 May, 2014

Meanwhile - Bigger City

Second single from the British singer and producer Meanwhile.

After sharing his first single "Luvletta", Tom Andrews, aka Meanwhile, signed a deal with Fiction/Universal and was invited by La Roux to join her on a November UK tour. Now, the musician has released his second single, the funky(ish) "Bigger City", streaming right below.

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26 May, 2014

Patatap Tunes

Best music app we have seen in some time.

Prepare yourself to be addicted with this app a long time.. "Patatap Tunes is dedicated to the distribution of scores to make tunes on Patatap. Patatap was created by visual developer Jonobr1 and the musical duo Lullatone. Patatap Tunes was an initiative by the Dutch student and creative entrepreneur TM Wassenberg."

Check the website here and play with the app above. Enjoy.

UPDATE: Here's an example of what you can creat with Patatap Tunes.

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24 May, 2014

RBMA Lecture with D'Angelo

Watch the soul legend Michael Eugene Archer, aka D'Angelo, talking at Red Bull Music Academy. Special appearance from Questlove.

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23 May, 2014

Mac DeMarco - Passing Out Pieces

New videoclip from Mac DeMarco for "Passing Out Pieces", created by Pierce McGarry.

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22 May, 2014

Schedules For NOS Primavera Sound Porto

Primavera Sound has released the schedules for its Porto edition.

The newly named NOS Primavera Sound Porto takes place on June 5, 6 and 7, at Parque da Cidade, Porto, Portugal. Check the schedule above and for more information and tickets head to Primavera Sound's website. See you there.
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Taylor McFerrin - Already There (feat. Robert Glasper and Thundercat)

One more song taken from Taylor McFerrin's forthcoming album.

Taylor McFerrin has shared another another song from his highly anticipated debut album Early Riser. Check out below "Already There", which features Thundercat, and Robert Glasper.

Early Riser is out on June 3, via Flying Lotus' label Brainfeeder. Pre-order here.

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La Roux - Let Me Down Gently [video]

La Roux has shared the official videoclip for her single "Le Me Down Gently", directed by Oliver Hadlee Pearch.

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21 May, 2014

Jungle - Time

New single from Jungle.

Jungle have premiered moments ago on Zane Lowe's BBC Radio 1 show their new single "Time". It is the second track taken from Jungle's forthcoming self-titled debut album, out on July 14/15 on XL Recordings.

Stream "Time" below and pre-order the album here. Enjoy.

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Album Of The Week #10: Lxury - Playground

No extensive review, just music..

Playground is the new EP from the young British producer Andy Smith, aka Lxury, who burst out of the gates last year with his spectacular debut single "J.A.W.S", co-produced with Disclosure. After releasing a few more singles and remixes, Lxury is back with a new EP on Greco-Roman. To dance and chill at the same time..

Out now on Greco-Roman
Buy it here

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20 May, 2014

MermaidS - Cherry Cola

Opener from the MermaidS' Handsome Stranger EP.

The Glasgow producers MermaidS will release on June 10, via Young Adults, their new EP Handsome Stranger.  Today the duo have unveiled the record opening track "Cherry Cola", to promote their forthcoming release. It's a grower..

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The Knife - Without You My Life Would Be Boring (Shaken-Up Version) [video]

"On June 20, The Knife are digitally releasing Shaken-Up Versions a mini album of classic tracks reworked especially for the band's recent North American leg of their Shaking The Habitual Tour."

Check below the videoclip for The Knife's new edit of "Without You My Life Would Be Boring". Pre-order the EP here.

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19 May, 2014

Banks - Drowning

Taken from Banks' forthcoming debut album.

Banks has revelead the second song from her forthcoming debut album Goddess. After the title-track, you can now stream below "Drowning", produced by Al Shux.

Goddess is out on September 9 via Rough Trade. Pre-order here.

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Quirke - Acid Beth

Out today on Young Turks.

The UK producer Josh Quirke has released today his debut EP Acid Beth on Young Turks. Below you can stream the title track "Acid Beth", a spacious and melodic melody. Buy the 4-track EP here.

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15 May, 2014

The 2 Bears - Angel (Touch Me) [video]

New videoclip from The 2 Bears for "Angel (Touch Me)", directed by Dan Henshaw.

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14 May, 2014

Album Of The Week #9: Chromeo - White Woman

No extensive review, just music..

White Woman is the fourth full-lenght album from the Montreal electro-funk duo David Macklovitch and Patrick Gemayel, aka Chromeo. They may be veterans but their music sounds always fresh.. It's not a masterpiece, but Chromeo have made another fun and very enjoyable album.

Out now on Atlantic/Big Beat/WEA
Buy it here

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Sharon Van Etten - Your Love Is Killing Me

Astonishing new song from Sharon Van Etten.

"Your Love Is Killing Me" is the third single taken from Sharon Van Etten's forthcoming new album Are We There, due out May 27th via Jagjaguwar. It will give you chills, we guarantee it. Enjoy.

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13 May, 2014

Anna Calvi - Papi Pacify (FKA twigs cover)

New cover from Anna Calvi for FKA twigs' "Papi Pacify".

Anna Calvi will release on July 14, a new covers EP called Strange Weather, the follow up to her last album One Breath. Among the songs, there's a special (for us) cover of FKA twigs' "Papi Pacify". Stream the track and check the tracklist below.

Strange Weather Tracklist:

1. Papi Pacify (FKA twigs)
2. I’m The Man, That Will Find You (Connan Mockasin) – featuring David Byrne
3. Ghost Rider (Suicide)
4. Strange Weather (Keren Ann) – Anna Calvi and David Byrne
5. Lady Grinning Soul (David Bowie)

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Lxury - Playground

Taken from Lxury's forthcoming Playground EP.

 Following his "J.A.W.S" single on Disclosure's Method Records, Lxury has announced a new EP on  Greco-Roman, out on May 19. You can stream below the title-track "Playground".

Check the tracklist and pre-order the EP right here.

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12 May, 2014

Pharrell - Happy (Kaytranada Edition)

New edit from Kaytranada.

Well, if you're not tired of hearing Pharrell Williams' 2013 major hit "Happy" then you need to listen Kaytranada's new remix. You know his edits are always the best ones..

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La Roux - Let Me Down Gently

New song and new album on the way.

La Roux has announced a new album and shared the first single "Let Me Down Gently". The album, Trouble in Paradise is out July 7 on Polydor and you can check the tracklist and the first single below. Enjoy.

Trouble in Paradise Tracklist:

01 Uptight Downtown
02 Kiss and Not Tell
03 Cruel Sexuality
04 Paradise Is You
05 Sexotheque
06 Tropical Chancer
07 Silent Partner
08 Let Me Down Gently
09 The Feeling

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09 May, 2014

How To Dress Well - Repeat Pleasure [video]

New music video from Tom Krell, aka How To Dress Well, for "Repeat Pleasure". Directed by Johannes Greve Muskat.

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Kwabs - Brother

Taken from the Pray For Love EP.

Kwabs has shared another beautiful song from his forthcoming Pray For Love EP. "Brother" is the final cut from the release and features, again, flawless vocals from Kwabs. The Sky's the limit for the U.K. singer.

Pre-order the EP here and stream "Brother" below.

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Rose Windows - There Is A Light

"There Is A Light" b/w "Fix Me Another One" single out June 10.

The Seattle folk group Rose Windows will release next month the new 7" single "There Is a Light" b/w "Fix Me Another One", via Sub Pop. Below you can check the A-side "The Is A Light". They will tour across Europe in a couple of months so check the dates below too. Enjoy.

Rose Windows Tour Dates:

05/08 – Sacramento, CA @ Witch Room
05/09 – San Francisco, CA @ Brick & Mortar Music Hall
05/10 – Los Angeles, CA @ Bootleg HiFi
05/11 – San Diego, CA @ Soda Bar
05/12 – Santa Cruz, CA @ Crepe Place
05/14 – Eugene, OR @ Cosmic Pizza
05/15 – Portland, OR @ White Eagle
05/16 – Everett, WA @ Everett Theatre / Fisherman’s Village Music Festival
07/19 – Piemonte, IT @ Bliss Beat Festival
07/20 – Luzern, CH @ Voliere Bar
07/21 – Paris, FR @ Espace B
07/22 – London, UK @ Birthdays
07/23 – Birmingham, UK @ The Oobleck
07/24 – Leeds, UK @ Brudenell social club
07/25 – Norwich, UK @ Norwich Arts Centre
07/26 – Leuven, BE @ Sojo
07/28 – Berlin, DE @ Privatclub
07/29 – Dresden, DE @ Beatpol
07/30 – Prague, CZ @ Klub 007
08/01 – Katowice, PL @ OFF Festival
08/02 – Bad Kotzting, DE @ Void festival
08/04 – Sibenik, HR @ SuperUho festival
08/06 – Hannover, DK @ Cafe Glocksee
08/07 – Copenhagen, DK @ KB18
08/08 – Gothenburg, SE @ Way Out West Festival
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08 May, 2014

Flying Lotus - Phantasm [video]

More than a year and a half after the release of  Until The Quiet Comes, Flying Lotus has shared the videoclip for "Phantasm". Directed by Markus Hofko.

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TĀLĀ - Serbia [video]

Watch the new videoclip from TĀLĀ for "Servia", directed by Katia Ganfield who shot and edited the video across a three day trip to Marrakech.

Her debut EP The Duchess is out on June 2. Pre-order here.

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07 May, 2014

Dream Koala - Earth

New song from artist Dream Koala.

The Paris-based producer/singer Yndi Ferreira, aka Dream Koala, released today his new EP Earth.Home.Destroyed, and below you can stream one of the tracks "Earth". Enjoy.

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Album Of The Week #8: tUnE-YaRdS - Nikki Nack

No extensive review, just music..

Nikki Nack is the third album from Merrill Garbus and bassist Nate Bremner, aka tUnE-yArDs. Garbus set the bar high with her previous album w h o k i l l, but she definitely responded to the challenge and created another great help, now with the help of the producers Malay and John Hill. Contagious and genuinely fun.

Out now on 4AD Records
Buy it here

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06 May, 2014

Metronomy - Reservoir [video]

New videoclip from Metronomy for "Reservoir", taken from their new album Love Letters. Directed by Daniel Brereton.

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Fyfe - For You

New song from the UK-based musician Fyfe.

Experimental R'n'B rising singer Paul Dixon, aka Fyfe, shas shared today a new song called "For You". There's really few information about the single, only that it will be available on June 23. Maybe a new EP on the way? We clearly want to hear more from him..

Stream "For You" below. Enjoy.

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Red Bull Music Academy at Field Day 2014

Field Day has announced the Red Bull Music Academy stage + new names.

Red Bull Music Academy has announced today the full line-up for their music stage at Field Day, on
7th/8th June 2014, Victoria Park, London.

"Consistently presenting a roster of white-hot up-and-comers, Field Day remains one of the capital's best showcases for new music. Red Bull Music Academy, with its own worldwide agenda nurturing the next generation of musicians, makes for the perfect partner", says the press release.

Lunice, Ryan Hemsworth, Sophie and Evian Christ will be joined by Jamie Isaac, Slackk, Samename, Barely Legal, Vessel and  Moxie on Saturday while on Sunday, the stage will be filled by Tomas Barford, Nguzunguzu, Mickey Lighfoot, Panes, patten, and Louis Baker.

Field Day is right around the corner, so grab the last tickets right here. For more information head to the festival's website. Enjoy.

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Freddie Gibbs & Madlib - Shame (Badbadnotgood Remix)

Bonus track of their new album III.

To celebrate the release of their new album III, the jazz/hip-hop trio BADBADNOTGOOD has shared a new bonus track. It is their own remix for Freddie Gibbs and Madlib's "Shame", available exclusively at Rapppcats. Stream it below.

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05 May, 2014

What Are You Listening To #4 - Kartell

Time for a French touch on our segment What Are You Listening To.

On this new segment, we ask some of our favourites artists what they are currently listening to, and what inspires their music production and writing.

Ahhh Paris, the city of love, the city of lights... and the city of house music. Daft Punk, Cassius, Justice, Busy P, DJ Mehdi, St. Germain, Modjo, the list goes on and on, and acts such as Kartell keep pushing the scene and keeping the "French touch" alive.

So it is with great pleasure that we share with all of you a new playlist for What Are You Listening To, gently curated by Kartell. An amazing list of electronic and dance music tracks selected by one of the new leading French house producers.

Check the playlist below and listen to "Pantera", one of Kartell's major hits, above. Enjoy.

What Are You Listening To #4 - Kartell

01. Raleigh Ritchie - Stay Inside (The Internet Remix)
02. The Blaxploited Orchestra - Until The Day
03. XO - Holdin' Out (feat. RobLaw)
04. K Stewart - Tell Me 'bout That
05. Abhi//Dijon - Twelve
06. Plastic Plates - Nothing Like You
07. Fort Romeau - I Knew
08. Detroit Swindle - Me, Myself and You
09. Ribs - Delicately
10. Cuebur feat Vikter Duplaix - I See You (Andre Lodemann Remix)
11. Andras - After The Rain [LISTEN]
12. Mickey - Sweet Baby
13. J-Hoon feat. Phatkhat - Favorite Line (Opolopo remix)
11. David Harness & Roland Clark - The Deejay's an Alien (Money House Club Remix)

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Check out the last What Are You Listening playlists from Sid Pattni, Kwabs and Laura Welsh.

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Mr. Flash - Number 1

Featuring Cities Aviv, Action Bronson and Oh No.

On June 2, the French producer Mr Flash will release his debut album Sonic Crusader on the legendary Ed Bangers Records. Today, he has shared the first track from the LP, "Number 1", which features verses from Cities Aviv, Action Bronson and Oh No. Available for free download.

Pre-order Sonic Crusader right here. Enjoy.

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Phoria - Emanate

Lead single of Phoria's forthcoming Display EP.

Brighton-based group Phoria has shared a new and uplifting song called "Emanate". The first one taken from their forthcoming Display EP, which will be released via X Novo next month. Pre-order the EP here and stream "Emanate" below. Enjoy.

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04 May, 2014

JNTHN STEIN - Pretty (feat. Keren Tayar)

Perfect song for a Sunday mood.

The New Yorker producer Jonathan Stein, aka JNTHN STEIN, teamed up with the vocalist Keren Tayar and Michael Mitchell to re-create the famous Michael Jackson's hit "P.Y.T", released back in 1983. You can stream it below and download it for free right here. Enjoy.

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02 May, 2014

Baths - Fade White

Second single from Baths' forthcoming EP.

After sharing "Ocean Death", Will Wiesenfeld, aka Baths, has released the second cut taken from his forthcoming EP Ocean Death, out May 6 on Anticon. Stream "Fade White" below.

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Stream The Horrors New Album

Luminous is now available for full streaming.

The Horrors have shared, via XL Recordings, their new album Luminous for full streaming, a few days ahead of its official release, on May 6.

Hear it and check the full tracklist below. Pre-order here. Enjoy.

Luminous Tracklist:

01. Chasing Shadows
02. First Day of Spring
03. So Now You Know
04. In and Out of Sight
05. Jealous Sun
06. Falling Star
07. I See You
08. Change Your Mind
09. Mine and Yours
10. Sleepwalk

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01 May, 2014

The Black Keys - Fever [video]

New official videoclip from The Black Keys for "Fever". Directed by Theo Wenner.

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Album Of The Week #7: Damon Albarn - Everyday Robots

No extensive review, just music..

At last, Damon Albarn's highly anticipated debut solo album Everyday Robots has arrived.. After years playing as part of Gorillaz or Blur, Albarn has finnally found some time to combine his past two worlds and create, what he himself said to be the "most personal record yet". Melancholy but pleasantly happy.

Out now on Parlophone Records
Buy it here

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Lone - Aurora Northern Quarter

Taken from Lone's forthcoming new album.

Matt Cutler, aka Lone, has shared another song from his highly anticipated new album Reality Testing. "Aurora Northern Quarter" is another stellar production from British producer, where he combines ambient sounds with melodic beats. And don't forget about that piano..

Reality Testing is out June 17 via R&S Records. Pre-order the album here and stream "Aurora Northern Quarter" below. Enjoy.

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