MJF Presents: Maudlin Strangers Live At The Bootleg Theater with Olivver, Tapioca & The Flea and Beef (DJ Set) + Ticket Giveaway

July 21, 2014 No comments yet

It was a frigid NYC February day when LA’s Maudlin Strangers first invaded my earholes with their slippery slope of darkly-etched indie rock “Overdose.” Blurred electronics relinquished it’s power into a curl of sublime synths and achingly seductive vocals that submerged your ears in this warm pool of heated desire and I have been addicted ever since. “Overdose” […]

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Stream: MATTE x Poncho – The Waxing Moon Mix + Full Moon Ticket Giveaway

July 18, 2014 No comments yet

The fourth annual Full Moon Festival is fast approaching, taking over the beaches of Governor’s Island once again this August 8th thanks to MATTE Projects. Inspired by the full moon parties in Thailand, yet rooted in bohemian New York culture, Full Moon provides an idyllic beach getaway for NYC music lovers to watch some of the greatest acts around with […]

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Stream: Years & Years – “Take Shelter” (Onra Remix) + Tour Dates

July 17, 2014 No comments yet

It’s no secret how much I’ve become completely enraptured with Years & Years and their brand of pop-oriented electronics with an underscore of UK R&B influence. It’s like Sampha got in a hot tub with Disclosure and the results are incandescent musical bliss that have easily claimed “Real,” “Eyes Shut” and “Take Shelter” as some of my favorite tracks not only of […]

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Stream: Hopium – “Dreamers” featuring Phoebe Lou

July 16, 2014 No comments yet

“You fed yourself with lies.” The first “Cut” may not be the deepest when it comes to Melbourne’s Hopium because it’s this just released second single “Dreamers” that has me feeling some kind of way. While “Cut” sounded like a slow-grooving Tears For Fears, “Dreamers” hires the helping voice of Snakadaktal’s Phoebe Lou to flood your ears with […]

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Stream: Lovelife – “Nova”

July 16, 2014 No comments yet

“If you want me to stay, just call out my name.” Today our old beloved angels Lovelife are finally back in our lives like the long lost love of our lives with their heart-stopping first single off their forthcoming debut album. “Nova” is a starry-eyed surprise of uplifting synths riding an orchestral explosion of strings in the sky, […]

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