Dutch DJ trio Oscar de Jong, Mark Kneppers and Wim Plug aka Kraak & Smaak have released a free download via Mixmag in anticipation of the release of their 4th studio album, Kraak Beats Vol. 3 out December 3rd via Jalapeno Records. Download "Can You Jack" for free: In addition, the trio has provided the first track off Kraak Beats Vol. 3 , slo-mo Dutch disco “Don’t Stop,” on their Soundcloud page for your listening pleasure: Currently on a world tour with a live band, Kraak [...]
I love that I live in a city where we have initiatives like Nashville Sunday Night and Musician’s Corner and the marriage of these two entities is a holy union indeed. Lightning 100’s weekly live radio broadcast helped me to feel like a part of the music scene back when I wasn’t even old enough to be allowed out on a school night. I recall many a Sunday night spent sprawled out in my teenage bedroom, flipping through the pages of SPIN, trying to hang on to the last little bit of the weekend while listening [...]
Disco Royale recently released a free Disco House EP that we wanted to share with you. The six track EP includes remixes from Tyler Touché and Skibblez. I've attached my two favorite tracks from the EP. Below you will find the link to the entire EP for free on SoundCloud. "Feel It" is my favorite track on the EP. As soon as that early breakdown hits you can feel the disco energy. Really great song for all the disco house and house dancefloors. "Too Late" is my other favorite from the [...]
Ah yes, one of the best holidays of the year. A full weekend of partying where you can be (almost) as weird as your heart desires without any shame, ridiculous costumes, candy, and all that other fun stuff that comes with Halloween. If you hate on this time of year, then you simply don't know how to have fun. We at Magnetic want you to do it proper for this weekend of haunted fun, so we figured it'd be best to premiere a brand new mixtape today to get you ready for the evening. This time around, we have the [...]
Technique management artist, MAKJ, releases his newest single titled "Crunch." MAKJ has been blowing up the scene lately with his remixes and original mixes. Even a while back the DJ was featured on a remix mashup with Hardwell for the tracks "12343 and "Unison." You can grab his newest tune for FREE! you might also like: Event Recap: Gilles Peterson, Godfather of EDM Culture, Rocks NYC [...]
This year’s #keepingitpeel mark s the eighth anniversary of John Peel’s passing, and for the third year running the John Peel Day for bloggers is taking place. Peel was probably the greatest radio DJ in history. Peel's influence on music fans and bands alike can't be quantified and his love of, and attitude toward music makes him a [...]
Originally from South East London, now living in Dublin, GEM_DOS is a hard one to place in one genre or another. Broadly speaking this is electronica but it is peppered with techno and drum and bass elements throughout. At times it is deeply atmospheric but always delivered with a real swagger and confidence, especially the [...]
Here's the new video for Busdriver 's latest tune Werner Herzog . It features fellow alt-rappers Open Mike Eagle and Nocando and is taken from new EP Arguments With Dreams : You can download the EP (in exchange for your email address) here .
Glaswegian disco duo, Slow It Down and the London-based house veteran Elijah Collins, are gearing up to release their collaborative EP, Alr ight, released through Retrospective. In the run up to the release Elijah Collins has also found time for a reworking of 'Alright'. 'Alright (Elijah's Dub)' is a super slick, smooth and irresistible slice of disco house, running along a bubbling bassline, it is bursting [...]
Stuttering beats and some intricate drum work in this rather tasty freebie from Makoto & Heavy1 by way of promotion for the latter's latest single on HE:Digital, 'Light Upon My Road'. Full info here . http://humanelement.jp/ http://soundcloud.com/heavy1
Fuzz pop aficionados, We Are Losers are back with a new single 'Salt Lips', accompanied by an acoustic take of 'Moany'. We Are Losers have been sitting on ‘Salt Lips’ for ages apparently, recorded for a planned single, they have generously decided to put it out for free. ‘Salt Lips’ is a slice of melodic upbeat indie-pop, complete with infectious [...]
We're at Public Assembly in Brooklyn all day Friday (10/19) and Saturday (10/20). Here's what Saturday looks like... BrooklynVegan SATURDAY DAY PARTY - 10/20/2012 STAGE 1 (front room) Set times TBA The Orwells ( Orwells & open bar at noon! ) Hunters Sinkane (DFA) Kitty Pryde [...]
Owner of the worldwide Bass kitchen Events and voted Best New Dj at the Breakspoll awards this year, Dj Chamber, has always put out quality music. Running from Electro to Nu Funk, he is not one to let genres define him. Check out these fresh jams in support of his World Remix Tour, he is remixing a different artist from a different country every week for 12 weeks.
Filed under: Concerts and Tours , News , Exclusive CMJ, Spinner The CMJ Music Festival is back! Every year, hundreds of bands descend upon New York City for five days of nonstop, explosive rock, rap and fun. This year's highlights include indie-pop supergroup JJAMZ , the beefy rhymes of Killer Mike and the dark n' dreamy noise of Dum Dum Girls . So why not celebrate this joyous [...]
Filed under: News , Exclusive , New Music , New Releases CMJ, Spinner The CMJ Music Festival is back! Every year, hundreds of bands descend upon New York City for five days of nonstop, explosive rock, rap and fun. This year's highlights include indie-pop supergroup JJAMZ , the beefy rhymes of Killer Mike and the dark n' dreamy noise of Dum Dum Girls . So why not [...]
FREE DOWNLOAD! AfroWhitey & Sporty-O "Down For Whatever" (BASS Mix) As promised here is another free download, turn tha speekas up!!
Posted in Play-This-List Benjamin Francis Leftwich is a solo artist from York, England. Playing guitar since he was 10, he describes himself as a "perfectionist" drawing inspiration from the likes of Sigur Rós and Bruce Springsteen. He lays himself bare on his tracks, giving a haunting quality to his sound that really sticks with you. To quote from [...]
It's one of these Saturdays where you're only going to need your right mouse click on Beatflakes.com. You don't have to preview the tracks below, just "Right Click -> Save As" these bastards because we can guarantee you it's all FIRE . Enjoy the weekend! This edition again has some lovely Footwork, Juke and Trap tracks, so please keep submitting your tunes, it's highly appreciated. But on the other hand, here's a little note, because seriously guys, people on that TRVP shit should try to come up with some refreshing sounds. Taking an original and putting some [...]
The Herbaliser just released their seventh studio album, 'There Were Seven', which is available to purchase directly from their webstore. Click Here to go buy the album in WAV, mp3 or vinyl formats. To celebrate the release, they are giving away a free edit of the Earth, Wind & Fire classic "Brazilian Rhyme": You can also download a minimix of some of the album tracks, which showcases the versatility of their sound: Click Here to download the minmix. The Herbaliser official [...]
Paul Thomas is giving away his remix of "Good Life" by Kim Fai - a remake of the hit by the same name from Inner City. Be sure to support Paul Thomas by checking out his social media links below. Paul Thomas SoundCloud Here is my favorite remix of the original, from 1988, remixed by Magic Juan. This was produced by Detroit music legend Kevin Saunderson. Paul Thomas facebook page Paul Thomas Twitter