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]
Here’s some newness from the man Eric Lau! The track is called The Mission and it features the unmistakable sound of Guilty Simpson on the vocal duties. The single comes out on 18 November via Kilawatt Music, and rumour has it there will even be a remix from Georgia Anne Muldrow!
Give it a stream here:
Juan Medina, aka Jimmy Flamante, is a laptop musician and music producer from Caracas, Venezuela and Hip Beats Vol. 01 is his new EP on Jus Like Music Records. It’s a body of work that reunites various styles within the same genre. Hip-hop beats that go from post-dubstep to much … [read more]
This is a bit of a strange one, but there’s a new Massive Attack demo suddenly doing the rounds on the internet. Supposedly sprung up yesterday on the Massive Attack Facebook page, it’s already causing quite a furore. It’s the first new Massive Attack material since 2009′s Heligoland – that’s of course if you don’t count the split 12-inch release with Burial.
Anyway, here’s the demo as posted on a mysterious Soundcloud page…
Look out for heavy … [read more]
In the first episode in Red Bull Studios‘ new documentary series, The Producers, we get a look at Benga in action at the studio working with singer Youngman. Each week, Red Bull Studios will focus on a different producer and give a unique glimpse into their production styles and other such musical quirks!
Youngman is signed to Shy FX‘s label, Digital Soundboy, and came together at the studio with Benga to work on a track called Choose One for Benga’s new … [read more]