Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Electronic artist Bonobo has released the single "Linked," which is powered by insistent beats, sparkingly synths, and subtle vocal samples. It's as pretty to listen to as it is to dance to.
Tuesday, July 30, 2019
Monday, July 29, 2019
Friday, July 26, 2019
Third preview track from Friendly Fires' upcoming record Inflorescent. It's another killer song that makes me think this will be their best album yet.
Thursday, July 25, 2019
Pulling their sound from acts like The Cure and Clan of Xymox, goth-inspired LA duo Drab Majesty transcend their influences on their new album Modern Mirror. "Oxytocin" is all swoony synths and chiming guitars, and is quite sublime.
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Italian born, but London based trio, Husky Loops throws down this sleek, drum heavy track from their upcoming debut album I CAN'T EVEN SPEAK ENGLISH. The video is a nod to The Verve's "Bittersweet Symphony." I am looking forward to more from them.
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Blonde Redhead's Kazu Makino is releasing her first solo record simply under the name KAZU. It will be called Adult Baby. After releasing the spectral track "Salty," she now delivers a new track, the tender, yet dramatic "Meo."
Monday, July 22, 2019
Monday, July 8, 2019
Singer-songwriter Ryland Baxter has recorded an EP of covers of Mac Miller songs called Good Mmorning. Miller died of an accidental overdose in September of last year. Baxter's version of "2009" is thoughtful and reflective, and is perfectly gorgeous.
Wednesday, July 3, 2019
UK youngsters black midi have a wild assortment of influences, none of which they are afraid to throw together in the mix. "953" from their debut record Schlagenheim is an everything but the kitchen sink concoction that throws in prog, punk, math rock, Fall-like vocals, and undeniable energy. They are a band to watch for sure. You can listen to "953" here on Spotify.