Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Jam of the Day: Hooray For Earth - "Racy"


The dramatic and soaring title track from synth-rockers Hooray For Earth's new album is a definite highlight.

New: FKA twigs - "Pendulum"


Gorgeous track from FKA twig's upcoming debut album LP1, which is out on August 12.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Jam of the Day: Kate Boy - "Self Control"


More driving synth pop from the quartet called Kate Boy; featuring strong vocals from Kate Akhurst.

Monday, July 28, 2014

Jam of the Day: Reid - "Singapore"


From his upcoming EP Fractures, Irish producer Reid builds gorgeous melodic layers on the track "Singapore," all punctuated by haunting piano chords.

New: Karen O - "Rapt"


From her upcoming solo record Crush Songs, Yeah Yeah Yeah's frontwoman Karen O releases this stark album cut "Rapt."

Friday, July 25, 2014

Jam of the Day: Laura Doggett - "Phoenix"


Debut single from singer Laura Doggett, produced by SOHN, who pairs Doggett's smoky, mysterious voice with glitchy drum programming and muted synths. Gorgeous.

Videos of the Week


It has been a rough re-entry back into the real world after the wedding and Bear Week; these videos made it better:



Post-apocalyptic video from alt-rockers Spoon.



Post-apocalyptic appears to be a theme this week, with another setting taking place in this Lykke Li clip.



Moody clip from SZA which is slightly NSFW.



Segways and pogo sticks feature in this heist clip from UK pop-house producer Duke Dumont.



Stylish clip from buzz band Merchandise.



Sleek, digital animation highlights this clip for RL Grime's bass heavy track.



Watch a sinister dance rivalry unfold in this clip from Magic Hands.



Stunning and striking clip from Alt-J focuses on a man running through the forest with his body riddled with arrows.