Late Night Snack: “Stand Still” feat. Micky Green (Slow Magic Remix)

April 9, 2014 No comments yet

This Slow Magic remix of Flight Facilities’ “Stand Still” featuring Micky Green is so nice. It’s smooth electronics seduced with those whimsical whistles that reminds me of the simple sweetness of Peter Bjorn and John’s “Young Folks.” And then those vocals bubble up to the surface at the chorus like the welcomed self-described imaginary friend Slow Magic is. It’s so […]

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Download: Coachella 2014 Mixes from The Knocks and DJ Politik

April 9, 2014 No comments yet

Coachella starts Friday and along with the set times finally being released, everyone is putting together mixes featuring this year’s festival artists. I loved these two mixes from The Knocks and DJ Politik covering favorites from HAIM, Chromeo, Holy Ghost!, MS MR, Lana Del Rey, Bastille, Disclosure, Metronomy and obviously Outkast. While The Knocks made the playlist for 47 Brand at The Saguaro Desert […]

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Stream: Raleigh Ritchie – “The Chased”

April 9, 2014 No comments yet

UK’s Raleigh Ritchie (government name Jacob Anderson) caught my ear with one of the warmest voices and angst-ridden lyrics on “Stronger Than Ever.” Once again combining R&B with a cutting pop edge, Raleigh’s newest “The Chase” is a dapper offering that coos with all the dashing elegance of his retro-soul voice on a bed of echoing electronics […]

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Video: Danny Brown – “25 Bucks”

April 9, 2014 No comments yet

The Hybrid, Danny Brown has dropped the hot out the oven video for “25 Bucks”, a choice cut from his “Old” record. Featuring Purity Ring‘s Megan James, the short sees Brown recounting his family’s struggles in what looks like a full scale diorama of his childhood. Get More: Danny Brown, 25 Bucks feat. Purity Ring, Music, […]

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Video: Bad Suns – “Cardiac Arrest” [Live on Conan, 4.8.14]

April 9, 2014 No comments yet

Last night, LA’s Bad Suns took their brand of alt-rock frenzy when they played “Cardiac Arrest” on Conan, condemning his audience to sway because HOOKS. Watch Bad Suns above and pick up their debut Tranpose EP out now via Vagrant Records on Beats Music and Spotify or pick it up on iTunes. Then see them on tour this April/May with The 1975 (dates here).

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