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Filed Under:Music / Indie Music
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Archived Since:April 11, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Kaytranada :: Leave Me Alone

Montreal electronic producer Kevin Celestin, aka Kaytranada, has been DJing since the age of 14. He was recently signed to the XL label and the latest single from his forthcoming debut EP ‘So Bad’ is called Leave Me Alone featuring vocals from Shay Lia. Known for his love of taking pop and R&B melodies and […]

STWO :: Aura

French producer Stwo has shared his latest original release “Aura.” His unique design of blending electronic ambience with elements of hypnotic instrumentals creates a perfect vibe of hip hop beats and chilled out sounds. Be sure to see Stwo this fall as he will be on a North American tour with SNAKEHIPS. +++ STWO :: […]

Bitch Don’t Kill My Vibe

Kendrick Lamar‘s signature hit “Bitch Don’t Kill My Vibe” has been reworked with the chill instrumental sounds of Tycho‘s “A Walk”.  The remix was created by the production duo Break Science who also play as part of the Pretty Lights live band. Kendrick Lamar vs Tycho – “Vibe Walk” (Break Science Remix) “Sometimes I need […]

Röyksopp & Robyn :: A Match Made in Heaven

Norwegian electronic music duo Röyksopp and Swedish recording artist Robyn are a match made in heaven. They have previously collaborated on well-received songs “The Girl and the Robot” and “None of Dem”, however, they released this year the Do It Again EP and created a special 2014 summer tour together. ‘Do It Again’ Tracklisting:1. Monument2. […]

Gem of the DJ Sets :: WHP13 MIX 003 /// MARIBOU STATE & PEDESTRIAN

Maribou State and Pedestrian join forces on a very special WHP13 mix, entitled ‘Two Routes To One City’. “We wanted to create a mix that could act as a road map for anyone travelling from a rural area into the city. We captured some of the ambience that reflects this with various fields recordings, and […]

R.I.P. Robin Williams

“I used to think the worst thing in life is to end up all alone. It’s not. The worst thing in life is to end up with people who make you feel all alone.” Yesterday we lost one of the most amazing comedians that ever graced this earth. Robin Williams was a true genius not […]

I think we’re close enough…

[3D Artwork by Shintaro Ohata]   The Melker Project rework Disclosure and Sam Smith’s song Latch into a melodic piano ballad with melancholy waves of enchantment and deeper meaning found in the phrasing of the stripped down vocals. “Latch is arguably the best song to make it to the pop charts in a number of years. […]

Gold Panda :: Clarke’s Dream

  [Artwork by Annie Owens] Gold Panda is a quality British producer that focuses on spellbinding instrumental sounds that contain an electronic groove mixed with a multi-cultural feel. Currently in the process of creating a new full-length album for 2015, Gold Panda released yesterday Clarke’s Dream as a preview of what’s to come. Enjoy below: Gold […]

Blackbird Blackbird

[Artwork by Joe Fenton] Blackbird Blackbird is the electronic music project of San Francisco’s Mikey Maramag. As Blackbird Blackbird, Maramag appreciates the qualities of sonic ambience providing layers of swirling guitars, atmospheric...Show More Summary

The Queen of All Everything

“I am an excitable person who only understands life lyrically, musically, in whom feelings are much stronger as reason. I am so thirsty for the marvelous that only the marvelous has power over me. Anything I can not transform into something marvelous, I let go. Reality doesn’t impress me. I only believe in intoxication, in […]

Don’t You Love…

[Artwork by Seung-Hwan Oh] When producer Lil Silva and songstress Banks collaborate together, you know it’s going to possess qualities of eloquence. Their menacing heart throbbing pulsating beats, electronicly dark synths, and combination...Show More Summary

Justin Timberlake :: Boston Live Review

I’ll let you in on a little secret… I’ve always loved Justin Timberlake. Watching his entire career, one thing is for certain the man knows how to perform musically and entertain. Justin Timberlake is a true pop icon of today and being able to see him live at the TD Garden in Boston made everything […]

Fortnight Rundown III

[Words by Katie Wheeler :: Katie is back again to contribute with her third installment of Fortnights Rundown series. Be sure to see Part I, and Part II!] Art by Matt Small A slowed down fortnight for myself has given me the opportunity to delve even more into the music scene and I have found some absolute […]

Bonobo :: Duals

Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks. – Simonides [Artwork by Christian Vincent] Downtempo genius Bonobo has officially released a new track full of summer beats and gritty samples titled ‘Duals’ which may be found on the Ten Tigers EP, available on 12? and download, in stores now. Maya Jane Coles remix […]

The Fortnights Rundown II

[Words by Katie Wheeler :: Katie is back again to contribute with her Fortnights Rundown series.] Art by Aryz It has been a wonderful two weeks, wherein I have enjoyed some well-deserved time off in the sunshine, listening to great music on the beach. For the second installment of my contribution I am delivering to you […]

Garden City Movement

Tel Aviv trio Garden City Movement create mesmerizing sonic landscapes that encompass live instrumental sounds of layered ambient synths, endless deep percussion, Eastern influenced strings, and sparse distorted vocal harmonies. TheShow More Summary

fwdslxsh – With You (P A T H Remix)

Lately all the music that has been posted here on music is art lately is being made by producers and musicians under the age of 21. It’s mind-blowing to say the least to see a technology generation of young talent taking such creative and bold risks in music. From the New England hills of Vermont, 16 […]

The Fortnights Review

[Every so often it's nice to bring in a new contributing writer to the world of music is art. This week we are bringing in founder of record label Productive Audio, Katie Wheeler. Enjoy her words and favorite music selections of the week below.] With summer well on the way the Electronic music world is […]

ZHU – Faded (ODESZA Remix)

Seattle production duo ODESZA have reworked Zhu‘s track “Faded” into a soaring cinematic soundtrack full of distorted blends of industrial guitars and signature hard percussion. The remix will be released June 29th via LA Label MindShow More Summary

Weekend Rundown II

  +++ Broke For Free :: Summer Spliffs Oakland’s Broke For Free has just released the album Petal. The first single is properly titled “Summer Spliffs” and is an instrumental track sure to get you in the mood for summer dreams. +++ Clean Bandit ft. Jess Glynne :: Rather Be (The Magician Remix) The Magician turns Clean Bandit‘s “Rather […]

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