Friday, September 22, 2017

Jam of the Day: Lomelda - "Thx"

Take two short minutes out of your day to listen to this sublimely gorgeous song.

"Just please don't be mad at me
There's no need to be sad for me
I've got lots of love left."

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Jam of the Day: Baths - "Yeoman"

Baths, a.k.a. Will Wiesenfeld, returns with his first new album in four years, Romaplasm, and releases the first single "Yeoman." It's a quirky, yet endearing synthpop number, full of odd touches that reveal themselves with each listen.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Jam of the Day: Tricky ft. Marina Topley-Bird - "When We Die"

Wonderful hearing Tricky collaborate again with his initial muse Marina Topley-Bird and, even better, come back with a song as beautiful and haunting as this.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Jam of the Day: The Killers - "Some Kind of Love"

Based on a sample from Brian Eno's ambient composition "An Ending (Ascent)", The Killers' latest single from their upcoming album Wonderful Wonderful is a touching, atmospheric ballad.

Monday, September 18, 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017

Jam of the Day: Björk - "The Gate"

Mesmerizing and gorgeous, Björk's new single is warmer than anything off Vulincura, a heartbreaking, bleak meditation on her breakup with artist Matthew Barney. Strings and woodwinds lay a beautiful base on which Björk's vocals swirl and climb, as later, warped electronics and subtle beats wander in and out of the mix.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Jam of the Day: Burial - "Rodent"

After an increasing number of vastly experimental singles, Burial releases probably his most accessible track ever. "Rodent" builds off a deep bass line and thumping house beat. Filtered throughout are ghostly vocal and horn samples.