In support of their upcoming new single, Send Me, the incredible Paper Tiger are playing a launch party at Floripa (formerly Favela Chic) in London on Thursday 1 December, hosted by Wah Wah 45s. Support comes from the Wah Wah 45 main guys themselves; Dom Servini and Scrimshire.
Doors open at 8pm and tickets are just £4. More info can be found over at Facebook.
The most recent edition of The Jus Like Music Show on NTS is now available via our podcast feed to stream or download. Our very special guest in the studio was jazz singer Zara McFarlane, whose album, Until Tomorrow, dropped recently on Gilles Peterson‘s Brownswood Recordings. With BUG absent we had friend of the show, and previous guest, Nick Woodmansey (AKA Emanative) on co-host duties with Gav.
Nick spun a fine jazz set early on to set the mood before … [read more]
The latest epidode in Red Bull Studios‘ new documentary series, The Producers, sees Kwes grace the studio along with Micachu, Ghostpoet, Dels and Clout. We previously posted up about the first episode, which featured Benga and Youngman, but you can get the full lowdown on all the episodes over at the Red Bull Studios website.
Having previously worked with the likes of The XX, The Invisible and Damon Albarn, 24-year old Kwes has recently signed to Warp. In this video … [read more]
Don’t Be Afraid and Hyponik have joined forces to create The Big Wheel Christmas Fundraiser, a charity music event in London to raise money for Shelter. The event is being hosted at The Horse & Groom on Curtain Road (EC2A) on 8 December and it features a stellar lineup!
On the night there will be appearances from; Capracara, Duff Disco, Greenmoney, Chairman Kato, Semtek, Mr Beatnick, Clause Four, LOADS of others and even a couple of … [read more]
Following on from their debut EP, Worldwide Takeover (featuring Dudley Perkins/Declaime), Paper Tiger return with a deep electronic 2-step excursion called Send Me. The three track single also includes the hypnotic Ask Me How I Am and a live band rendition of Send Me, which was recorded in one take with no over dubs!
Hairy surf-psych-rocker, Gonjasufi, is back with some newness via Warp Records. They’re giving away the track Nikels and Dimes for FREE. The track is taken from Gonjasufi’s upcoming mini-album, MU.ZZ.LE, dropping on 23 January.
MU.ZZ.LE will come out on CD and also as a 2×10-inch record release with a special screenprinted A2 poster – however, there will only be 500 copies of the latter, worldwide.
This is the video for the track Open The Pod Bay Doors by Starkey, taken from the upcoming EP of the same name on Ninja Tune. Running with a dystopian theme, and with head-nods towards such visual creations as The Matrix, Battlestar Galactica and Blade Runner, the video focusses around a comatose man and a brunette siren.
J*DaVeY‘s long awaited album, New Designer Drug, is finally here. Due for release on 22 November through their own ILLAV8R imprint (and not Warner), the album will actually come as a free download bundled with purchases of NDD: The Liner Notes.
Within the music industry all artists have their own area of expertise, from James Brown’s soul and funk to A Tribe Called Quest’s jazz infused hip-hop. Some artists, like the darlings of the LA new-wave scene J*DaVeY, have … [read more]
To celebrate the launch of their slick new website, the legendary Mr Bongo are giving away a ten-track sampler of some of their finest music for FREE. The giveaway is for a limited time only, but all you need to do is visit their site and the music is all yours.
The sampler includes tracks from the likes of Hollie Cook, Prince Fatty and the Incredible Bongo Band, as well as more of their latin tinged output and a particularly tasty Illum … [read more]