Earlier this month, the group of childhood friends from Ontario, Canada who form the band Hollerado released their latest single "Good Day At The Races," along with the b-side "Walkin Out On Daytime." Additionally, a music video for "Good Day At The Races" is currently available for your viewing pleasure, and features footage of the band partaking in an ostrich riding race at a farm in Kansas. After considering the addition of riding an ostrich to your bucket list, pick up a copy of "Good Day At The Races" through iTunes . [...]
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Tonight in Manchester, UK, Bon Iver will kick off their tour of Europe, which is almost entirely sold-out already. In case you were unable to get tickets, check out Justin Vernon as he is joined by his eight man band to perform the track "Towers" on Later with Jools Holland . "Towers" is from Bon Iver's self-titled release, which is currently available though Jagjaguwar .
Check out the latest release from Derek Sabiston , which comes in the form of a remix of Tiësto 's single "Maximal Crazy." According to Sabiston, the remix "keeps all the energy of the original electro house banger, but a little wobble and drum work make it a great addition to any dubstep set." DOWNLOAD :: Tiësto - "Maximal Crazy" [Derek Sabiston REMIX]
Artist: Tiesto Title: Maximal Crazy (Derek Sabiston REMIX) File Name: SoundCloud Genre: Dubstep
It seems that Wick-It is an artist who doesn't sleep. Just last week he released his moombahton remix of The Heavy 's funk single "How You Like Me Now," and today, we have his massive "halloweenbahton"/"trick or treat step" remix of Michael Jackson 's hit "Thriller." Keep an ear out for the 2 minute mark when the remix transitions the tempo from 108 BPM to 72 BPM.
Artist: Michael Jackson Title: Thriller (Wick File Name: SoundCloud Genre: Halloweenbahton/Trick or Treat Step
Starting yesterday, Tom Waits began streaming his forthcoming effort Bad As Me , which isn't due out until October 24th. Members of Tom Waits' mailing list were e-mailed a uniqe code that gave access to the stream. If you did not receive a code, you can request one here . The stream will only be available this week and will stop on Friday so get moving! ALBUM STREAM :: Tom Waits - Bad As Me
On November 15th, Suuns will release their "Bambi" 122 ', which features two new singles the band recorded this past summer while they weren't busy touring. As the band explains: “Stark and futuristic, these are extended jams that may or may not materialize as condensed versions of themselves on records to come. Open air textures, repetition and exploration were the name of the game for us on this one, and the finished product is a refined mining of the ideas that came out. “Bambi” is a creepy story of [...]
Artist: Suuns Title: Bambi b/w Red Song File Name: SoundCloud Genre: Indie
Artist: Le Bain Title: Le Bain, Live with Justin Miller File Name: SoundCloud
Even though Aman Ellis has been busy with the release of his latest effort The Cacti EP, Vol. 2 , the Brooklyn producer has found time to create music for his disco-oriented sideproject AIMES . Check out AIMES' bootleg of Cerrone 's 1982 hit "Back Track," which slows the original jam down a bit and really dives deep into a funky groove. Here is the original track:
Artist: Cerrone Title: Back Track (AIMES' Bootleg) FREE 320 DL File Name: SoundCloud Genre: Disco
DOWNLOAD:: Pretty Lights – “I Know The Truth” + “How We Do” [Pretty Lights Remix] + Sneak Peak inside the PL Tour Bus Studio
A few weeks back, Pretty Lights released a new single "I Know The Truth," along with a recap of his 2011 Bonnaroo performance. In regards to the track, Pretty Lights said "I wanted to try to fuse the emotion of dark 602s soul music with the energy of raw bass heavy dubstep. All the instruments were recorded to tape and then pressed to vinyl and then sampled for the sole purpose of attaining a warm organic timbre, and all the bass and synth sounds were reprocessed through analog synth modules to get a dirtier [...]
On October 18th, ex- Moldy Peaches member Kimya Dawson will release her eighth studio album, Thunder Thighs , which was produced by Aesop Rock . Featuring Dawson's somber yet humor-filled vocals, "Driving Driving Driving" perfectly fits her flow of words over the mellow sounds of an acoustic guitar. Make sure to pre-order Thunder Thighs here .
Artist: FILTER Magazine Title: Kimya Dawson, "Driving Driving Driving" File Name: SoundCloud
Earlier this week, DJ/Producer RJD2 and vocalist Aaron Livingston premiered The Abandoned Lullaby , which is the duo's debut release as Icebird . Whether he is operating solo, as The Insane Warrior , or now as Icebird, RJD2 never fails to serve up delicious beats that showcase his unique style of production. Add the smooth vocals of Livingston and you've got yourself a solid record, which cannot be missed. ALBUM STREAM:: [...]
Artist: i am rjd2 Title: Icebird (rjd2 & Aaron Livingston) "Charmed Life" Remix Contest File Name: SoundCloud Year: 2011
Artist: Justice Title: Audio, Video, Disco File Name: SoundCloud
Ever since The Heavy 's single "How You Like Me Now" appeared in a KIA commercial , which featured the adventures of a sock monkey and other random creatures, we have been hooked on the band's fresh take on funk. It should come as no surprise that "How You Like Me Now" has received the remix treatment, and lucky for us Wick-It just released his moombahton remix of the track.
Artist: The Heavy Title: How You Like Me Now (Wick File Name: SoundCloud Genre: Moombahton
Earlier this month, Chicago's Loyal Divide released their debut LP Bodice Ripper on Kilo Records . The standout track on the LP is "Vision, Vision," which is perfect baby-making music and features a deep bass groove, haunting vocals, and a pulsating synth line. Overall, Bodice Ripper is a combination of electro and indie rock, which results in a dance party that one cannot help but be sucked into. Currently, Bodice Ripper is available through Kilo Records on a gorgeous blue vinyl, which also includes a CD version of the LP. Order your copy here . [...]
Over the past year or so, Jonathon Visger (of Mason Proper ) has released a number of experimental pop singles under the name Absofacto . Back in August, he compiled 8 of these singles, remastered them to flow as an album, and added two new tracks, "Feathers (Don't Change on Me)" and "I'm Gonna Make My Move." The end result is his Sinking Islands LP, which can be streamed below. [...]
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Early this morning, Portugal. The Man appeared on Last Call with Carson Daly for an interview and a performance of the first two tracks from their latest effort In The Mountain, In The Cloud . Additionally, we have some live footage of PTM performing their b-side "The Devil," along with a very energetic rendition of "Helter Skelter."
Earlier today, Diplo and Switch teamed up, once again, as Major Lazer to premier their latest single "Original Don" on Zane Lowes' BBC Radio 1 show. How do y'all think this compares to Major Lazer's previous tracks? For the studio version of the track, head here .
Artist: Hypetrak Title: Major Lazer – Original Don File Name: SoundCloud
On November 5th, Chromeo will continue their Night Falls tour with a performance at Terminal 5 in NYC, which will feature Mayer Hawthorne & The County , breakbot , and Sammy Bananas as the opening acts. Want to win a pair of tickets? Here's how to enter: Head over to the MFPP facebook page and click the "LIKE" button. While on the MFPP facebook page , comment on this post and tell us why YOU should get the [...]
A few months ago, we introduced you to The Parallax View at a time when Tyler Koykas' musical project was new to the world. Since signing with the Woozy Tribe, TPV has released a number of EPs, all of which show a constant progression in his creation and assemblage of unique sounds. The Parallax View comes up with a concept, idea, or feeling for a release by making some art. When I last spoke with TPV, he felt that "a lot of people use photos as covers, [which are] pretty plain and [...]
As a follow-up to 20102s The Cacti EP, Vol. 1 , the Brooklyn by way of Alabama DJ/Producer Aman Ellis has released The Cacti EP, Vol. 2 . According to Ellis, one should "expect loose wonk drifting beats with a heavy dose of melody and scratchy samples." Overall, the EP is chock-full of delicious samples, which blend perfectly with Ellis' style of production and music. DOWNLOAD :: Aman Ellis - The Cacti EP, Vol. 2 [c/o ModyWorks ] For those of you [...]
Artist: Aman Ellis Title: The Cacti EP, Vol. 2 File Name: SoundCloud Genre: Beatstramental Year: 2011
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- Thundercat - Oh Sheit It's X
- MS MR - Hurricane (CHVRCHES remix)
- Say Lou Lou - Fool Of Me Feat. Chet Faker
- flightfacilities - I Didn't Believe feat. Elizabeth Rose (Extended Version)
- mariahcarey - #Beautiful
- Mayer Hawthorne - Her Favorite Song
- The Dodos - Confidence
- weareoliver - Heart Of Glass (Oliver & Thee Mike B Remix)
- Mixmag - Perfectly
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