Detroit duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. have announced their forthcoming remix EP, My Love Is Easy: Remixes Pt. 2, the follow up to My Love Is Easy: Remixes Pt. 1. Featuring remixes by Memory Tapes, Tiger & Woods, Pictureplane and more, My Love Is Easy: Remixes Pt. 2 includes original tracks from their a
Diplo and Dutch producer Oliver Twizt just dropped the new digital EP “GO” today, which includes five other remixes of the title track. Featuring work from Kid Kaio, Erick Rincon, Swarms and a great PeaceTreaty remix.
LA-based Sleeping Bags are pleased to unveil “Shark,” the next single from their critically acclaimed self-titled debut full-length. On “Shark” we find the group delving into the sinister depths of the shoegaze concept. The ebbs and flows of the searing guitars and melodic vocals envelop the liste
To celebrate the launch of their US tour opening for Youth Lagoon, Young Magic has offered up a remix of one of their favorite Martin Denny tracks, “The Enchanted Sea.” The tour kicked off with a sold out show in San Francisco last night and continues in Los Angeles tonight at the Echo.
Epic and cinematic, each EP is a mini score. Dark, saturated harmonies, With Lions show a different angle per track list, whether it’s a childhood film or a single scene etched in memory. Each collection of soundscapes revisit it all while modernizing classical schemes—the ambience and rawness of 19
Los Angeles-based experimental noise punks Batwings Catwings are pleased to announce their Radio 7″ to be released November 1, 2011 on Gravy Records. To celebrate the release, Batwings Catwings are making the ramped up title track a-side available for free download.
You can listen to “Lonely Boy,” the first single off of El Camino, the forthcoming album from The Black Keys, today! Be sure to pre-order the album from the Nonesuch Store or iTunes now to get an instant download of the song (where applicable). El Camino will be released globally on December 6.
The Phenomenal Handclap Band Release New Single “Following,” Off Upcoming Album out January 31st
on Tummy Touch Records PHB Announce Their First NYC Date Since Tour With Bryan Ferry: Tummy Touch Records’ 15th Anniversary Party, November 23rd at Hiro Ballroom with Horse Meat Disco
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Toronto’s Keys N Krates are known for their electro-hip-hop sound and mix live instrumentation with electronic elements to create both innovative originals and remixes. The band is now gearing up for their first release of original music, the Blackout EP, which will be self-released, and given away
Gigamesh’s debut self-titled EP is available through all digital retailers starting today, October 18, through Our Label International. Additionally, fans can buy the extended version of the single When You’re Dancing Ft. Induce exclusively on Beatport. Gigamesh has received considerable attention a
Outasight just released a brand new mixtape with DJ Benzi. The mixtape is called Get It Together and features 17 songs, old and new, including the hot new single “Tonight Is The Night” (as heard all season on Pepsi’s X Factor ad campaign.)
COMPANY OF THIEVES released Running From A Gamble earlier this year on Wind-up Records and we’re proud to offer an exclusive FREE DOWNLOAD of “Won’t Go Quietly” from this critically acclaimed album via HobNob Wines’ INNER CIRCLE on Facebook, where fans can access free music downloads, tastemaker edi
VHS or Beta have just released an mp3 of “Breaking Bones (Run Roc remix). The MP3 premiered on Big Shot today and is also available here. DFA’s Run Roc has put a hypnotic spin on the song to transfix dance floors worldwide. VHS or Beta’s new album Diamonds & Death is out now on Krian Music Group
Driving north on the glinting black asphalt of Highway 101, there is a sharp turnoff signalled by a biker bar advertising margaritas and fish tacos. Turn east past the chrome and leather bikes and a quiet road snakes through rolling hills dotted with cacti and chaparral. Nestled in these hills is a
Sunday Best and PIAS America are pleased to announce that the title track from Crazy Clown Time, David Lynch’s first-ever solo album will be free to download on Lynch’s official Facebook page for a limited time beginning Tuesday, October 4. Lynch cryptically describes the song as “a phenomenon of th
Baltimore’s synth-pop romantics Future Islands are pleased to unveil their critically acclaimed full-length On the Water. Available next Tuesday, October 11, 2011 on Thrill Jockey, Future Islands are giving fans a sneak peak at their most realized and compelling work to date.This week only National
Hit City U.S.A., in conjunction with Psychedelic Judaism, is pleased to announce the latest single from romantic song-slingers PAPA. “Ain’t it So” suggests devious truths and well told lies, rolling along with a natural swagger that thoughtlessly evokes hard-hitting shakes and slow-swinging shimmies
LA-based quartet Saint Motel are pleased to offer the newest take on their acclaimed single “Puzzle Pieces.” This time Junk gives the track an eerie, chillwave vibe, a perfect fit for the darkly under lit tone of the tune.
Mathieu Santos, bassist and founding member of chamber pop quintet Ra Ra Riot, is pleased to unveil “(I Just) Need To Know” from his solo debut Massachusetts 2010, recently released on Barsuk Records. The track, which sounds like a Beach Boys single run through Kraftwerk’s super-processor is available for free download courtesy of NYLON Magazine.
Death Songs is the brainchild of singer/songwriter Nick Delffs. “I called it Death Songs because there’s always that possibility that the next song I write would be my last,” Nick Delffs says, and you can hear the smile on his face. It’s not that he’s morbid-quite the opposite. Delffs sees his bands
Gigamesh has been making his mark for several years in dance clubs around the world with his own popular blend of remixes, as well as his work with remix group DiscoTech, and his role in Señor Stereo, a disco influenced live-electronic group. Today,Consequence of Sound exclusively premiered the a mixtape, featuring exclusive remixes of Katy B, Theophilus London and Afrojack, that he made especially for Thursday September 22nd’s Check Yo Ponytail show at El Rey. Gigamesh will share the bill that night with Miami Horror, Class Actress, LA Girlfriend and Franki Chan. You can hear and download the “Check Yo Ponytail” mixtape on Consequence of Sound.
Hudson Mohawke put together this megamix of tracks from Cubic Zirconia’s debut album on Fool’s Gold Records, “Follow Your Heart” out digitally today (in stores 11/29). Guest appearances from Dam Funk, Drop The Lime and Bilal.
Evidence dropped a song with Slug and Aesop Rock from his album “Cats & Dogs” that comes out a week from today on Rhymesayers. Other guests include Roc Marciano, Raekwon, Aloe Blacc, Ras Kass, and more.
White Denims new song ‘Hot Thought’. They just got back from a successful European tour (sold out the Electric Factory in London, etc.) and you can catch them this fall here in the states with Manchester Orchestra, full dates below.
Fionn Regan, one of Ireland’s premiere singer-songwriters and Mercury Prize nominee, released his new album 100 Acres Of Sycamore in the UK on August 16th via Heavenly Recordings/Cooperative Music. It has received rave reviews from the likes of the Guardian, Uncut, Sunday Times, and the Independent
The Mekons are getting ready for the release of their 26th record, Ancient & Modern, on September 27th as well as embarking on a special US tour kicking off at the end of this month. They’re taking their new (and old) songs on the road, and have divided up their shows, billed as “A quiet night in wi
Earlier this spring over five years on from his debut album, Tom Vek returned to the public eye with a brand new single “A Chore” and news of his long-awaited sophomore album Leisure Seizure. It ended a huge amount of speculation as to the whereabouts of the enigmatic, London-born artist who disappe
M83 is set to release Midnight City Remix EP on September 26th (27th in the US). Available digitally, the EP features an impressive set of remixes for the new single Midnight City by Trentemøller, Big Black Delta, Man Without Country, and Team Ghost.
Scion A/V – Scion A/V released a new 5 track digital EP from Brooklyn-based live disco ensemble Midnight Magic entitled Scion A/V Presents: MIDNIGHT MAGIC – What The Eyes Can’t See. The exciting new music is available now as a free download at scionav.com.
Coming from drastically different musical backgrounds, the two principle songwriters in Strange Talk, Gerard Sidhu and Stephen Docker seemed an unlikely pairing. Gerard’s musical past can be found behind the DJ booth, or behind synthesizers and analog drum machines crafting house and electro. Stephe
Holy Ghost! are ready to kick off an extended touring schedule for the next few months and what better way to say bon voyage than by sharing their track “Some Children” featuring the lord of Yacht Rock, Mr. Michael McDonald. The track is available to fans for an email swap or a “like” on Facebook,
Cults nail a sound that goes back to the ’60s — an era of musical optimism, yes, but also one of bubblegum. What better way to honor and boost that eternally-hummable sound than with a remix of “Go Outside” by the soulful, Daptone Records-affiliated Menahan Street Band? The group, whose era-exact p
Beastie Boys – Don’t Play No Game That I Can’t Win (feat. Santigold) (Major Lazer Remix)
Beastie Boys collaborated with Santigold to create “Don’t Play No Game That I Can’t Win” on their recent album Hot Sauce Committee Pt. 2. The song features reggae tones, fresh beats and a sweet mix of singing and
rap. Major Lazer builds on the original beat creating a heavy reggaeton-tinged version that slows the tempo yet still holds the power of the original.
Omega La La marks a milestone for Rubblebucket. Recorded last year at Plantain/DFA Studios with Producer Eric Broucek (LCD Soundsystem, Cut Copy, Hercules and Love Affair) at the helm, the record is the Brooklyn eight piece’s most adventurous record yet, with the band dipping into everything from th
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The compilation kicks off with an exclusive listen to new song “Unravel” from Cleveland’s sickest natives Ringworm, followed by the title track “Firefight” off of Blackguard’s newest release. Other notable tracks on the sampler include “Versus” by Within Th
Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr are prepping their debut LP (after impressing us with their debut EP and playing our CMJ party). This song was tagged with “charlie” and “sheen,” and their only other Soundcloud upload is a remix of Katy Perry’s “Teenage Dream” with Charlie Sheen snipped over it. I was worried,
To mark the release, TARYN has set several performances including a special DJ appearance this Saturday, May 7 at Blushat the Wynn in Las Vegas followed by a set Wednesday, May 11 at Next Door Lounge in Hollywood for a Monster Energy Drink blood drive. She will also perform “Turn It Up!” live alongs
Listening to The Noise Some People Make, the forthcoming EP from downtown-NY-via-Miami noise-maker Madison, something is just right. The first taste of a multi-part pop and art project, this collection – released
on her brand-new, very own G Records – is pop made with no boundaries, no labels, no su
Metric are a band with an eclectic, adventurous outlook, whose music encompasses elements of synth pop, new wave, dance-rock, and electronica and whose hometown has vacillated between Toronto, Montreal, New York, Los Angeles, and London over the course of the group’s existence.
War Tapes is an American rock band formed in Los Angeles, California in 2006. The band has played shows and toured across the US and in the UK with The Smashing Pumpkins, Tiger Army, Shiny Toy Guns, Moving Units, The Bravery, Longwave, VNV Nation, She Wants Revenge, Mark Burgess of the Chameleons, E
Mad Decent is proud to present “Sweet Talk”, the first EP from Australian dubstep duo Kito and Reija Lee. Kito provides the bass heavy pop-infused production skills, blending perfectly with Reija Lee’s lively crisp vocals
Today, Oh Land’s brilliant outsider electropop album finally hits shelves, and to celebrate, we’re unleashing this minimal flip of “White Nights.” Under the gaze of Max Tundra’s potent candy bleeps, Oh Land’s vocals take on a weird and holographic quality: quickly flashing this way and that without
LA trio Foster The People’s “Pumped Up Kicks” has a chorus that is sort of bringing us back to the elementary school yard, although the envy over The Reebok Pump was usually ameliorated through thrown sticks, not guns. The original is easy, breezy, carefully picked guitar with sparkly synths and meg
LIGHTS – My Boots (acoustic) Free Download. She toured from January to May 2010 with contemporary synthpop artist Owl City in Canada, USA and Europe. Although they toured together, they have not released a song together. Plans for future songs are ongoing. She is also in the summer 2010 Lilith Fair
Anyone who’s been to New York’s party epicenters, Boom Boom Room and Le Bain, knows a simple fact: The Standard Hotel does not fuck around. Their door girls have iPads and Prada coats. Their cocktail servers have Vuitton heels and giant bottles of champagne. And their epic view – a 360-degree swirl of Manhattan – can be witnessed from any banquette, the grassy smoking terraces on the roof, and even from one of the many private toilets.