Best New Music Mix For January 29 2014. The Perfect Playlist: Bakin' in the Kitchen. The 10 Best New Songs We Heard This Week: David Bowie, The Knife. It’s Friday, which means that it’s nearly the weekend, and also that it’s time to look back at the best new music we’ve heard over the last few days.
This week there’s James Murphy remixing David Bowie, along with similarly excellent remixes of tracks by ARP and The Knife, Snoop Dogg and Dâm-Funk collaborating on a summery funk jam, wonderful new material from Yamantaka//Sonic Titan, Bézier and Sapphire Slows, another Bowie remix, and more. It’s all for freeeeeeeeeeee, so click through and get listening! David Bowie — “Love Is Lost” (Hello Steve Reich mix) LCD Soundsystem are a thing of the past, but James Murphy can still unleash the goodness when the urge takes him. Some of his best work in the past has been his remixing, after all — remember the killer reworkings of MIA’s “Paper Planes” and Le Tigre’s “Deceptacon,” among others?
The Knife — “Raging Lung” (Hannah Holland remix) Seven Days of Funk — “Faden Away” Snoop Dogg rapping over a suitably awesome Dam-Funk liquid funk joint? Best New Music Mix For October 9 2013. Photo: Courtesy of Danny Brown; Courtesy of GEMS; Courtesy of Motion Studies; Courtesy of Kurt Vile & Sore Eros.
Today's This Is Our Jam roundup features new acts, old favorites, and two pleasant collaborations. Casual Party Playlist- Music For Entertaining. Wynter Gordon - Fall Playlist. Best New Music Mix For October 2 2013. Photo: Courtesy of The Juan Maclean; Courtesy of Blood Diamonds; Courtesy of Kwes; Courtesy of Widowspeak.
Welcome to another installment of This Is Our Jam, where we highlight our favorite tracks of the week for your listening pleasure. We kick things off with a 22-minute YouTube film from Arcade Fire featuring three new songs and loads of guest stars. Then we have a new house number from DFA staple The Juan Maclean (with a little help from LCD Soundsystem's Nancy Whang), new music from U.K. singer/producer Kwes, an airy new track from Blood Diamonds, and a Nancy Sinatra-esque slow-burner from Widowspeak. Hope you dig 'em! Best New Music Mix For September 18 2013. Photo: Courtesy of Twin Shadow; Courtesy of TKA twigs; Courtesy of James Blake; Courtesy of Glasser.
This week, we're serving up a little something for everybody. First, head-turning R&B singer FKA twigs has a new collaboration with Arca from her upcoming EP2. Grizzly Bear- Shields Expanded Will Calls (Marfa Demo) Photo: Courtesy of Grizzly Bear One of our favorite albums last year was Grizzly Bear's fantastic fourth LP, Shields.
With ambitious production, knotty guitars, and gorgeous harmonies, the album showed once again that the indie quartet only continue to improve as the years pass. Best New Music Mix For August 28 2013. This week's playlist occupies various corners of the electronic-music world, ranging from bubbly pop to experimental soundscapes.
We start off with a new release from Darkside (a.k.a. Nicolas Jaar and Dave Harrington), followed by the latest from experimental music extraordinaire Tim Hecker. Things lighten up a bit with a track from Angel Haze (succeeding in her attempt to court the pop and fashion worlds), Icona Pop's new banger featuring NYC rapper Zebra Katz, and some synth-pop bliss from Drop Electric. Last, we bring things back toward darker realms with bass-music maestro Andy Stott's new track for Adult Swim. Darkside "Golden Arrow" Though it takes a bit to get going, "Golden Arrow" is a masterful new release from electronic duo Darkside.
Tim Hecker "Virginal II" Dark, ominous, vaguely unpleasant (but in a good way), no one manipulates mood better than Tim Hecker. Icona Pop "My Party (feat. Drop Electric "Blue Dream" This dreamy piece of synth-pop from Washington D.C.' The 25 Best Websites for Music Lovers. A couple of weeks back, we published a pretty extensive list of great websites for literature lovers.
The feature generated lots of feedback and comment from our readers, so much so that we thought we’d repeat the exercise for music. There are the obvious music sites that everyone reads — Pitchfork, Stereogum, Spin, Resident Advisor (if you’re into electronic music), etc. But there are a galaxy of other sites out there, so here are our favorites: 25 of the sites you may not be reading already, but probably should be. Best New Music Mix For July 24 2013. Clockwise Above From Left: Photo: Courtesy of Earl Sweatshirt; King Krule; Kwes; Big Sean Saying that this was a good week in hip-hop is like saying the Super Bowl is a good day for football.
In case you haven't heard, Los Angeles rapper Kendrick Lamar hopped on a Big Sean track and proceeded to single-handedly raise the stakes of the industry. Then, as if rap didn't already have enough drama, we saw the release of a new Earl Sweatshirt song that features Frank Ocean addressing his recent incident with Chris Brown. Summer Playlists - Washington DC DJs. The 10 Best New Songs We Heard This Week: Julia Holter, The Julie Ruin. It’s Friday, which means that it’s time to look back at the best new music we’ve heard over the last few days.
This week suggests that the dearth of decent releases over the last couple of weeks is finally coming to an end — there’s another new track from the new Julia Holter album, which sounds many kinds of awesome, along with the return of Kathleen Hanna (and JD Samson!) , a summer jam from John Cale, weird dark atmospherics from Dustin Wong, a great collaboration between Fatima Al Qadiri and Visionist, and plenty more. Click through to get listening! Sudoeste Music Festival Playlist. Best New Music Mix For August 7 2013. Clockwise From Above Left: CFCF, FKA twigs, Omar Souleyman, Braids This week, This Is Our Jam goes international, with new tracks from Greece, Syria, the U.K., Canada, and more.
We start things off with a new one from dream pop duo Keep Shelly In Athens, followed by up-and-coming alt-popper FKA twigs, and then it moves up to Canada with new tracks from CFCF, Braids, and Drake. Cut Copy - "Let Me Show You" After premiering a new song at the Pitchfork Music Festival over the weekend, Cut Copy have officially released "Let Me Show You".
This marks the first taste from the groups upcoming album Modular, which seems to find the group in the midst of a somewhat transitional stage. Throughout "Let Me Show You" a house-based beat is infused with a plethora of bells and whistles in the form of digital effects to create a lush backing to their unique vocal sound. RJD2 - "Her Majesty's Socialist Request" Chances are you've heard an RJD2 jam without noticing it. The enigmatic producer, who gained tons of exposure after his album Deadringer dropped about 11 years ago, has still remained true to his craft, working with a laundry list of artists including Copywrite and DOOM and even producing the opening theme for the 15-Emmy-winning television show Mad Men. On "Her Majesty's Socialist Request," we are introduced to some eclectic sounds, including banging guitar pieces and some captivating Middle Eastern type flutes joined together with an amazing jazzy piano section. Workout Music- Gym Playlist For 2013.
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50 Places Every Music Lover Should Visit. Best New Music Mix For July 10 2013. This week our picks exist in a dreamy realm perfect for the dog days of summer. We have a new piece of pop psychedelia from Ariel Pink and Jorge Elbrecht, Portland's hypnotically beautiful Pure Bathing Culture, Greek import Keep Shelly in Athens, and a controversial new song from The Weeknd.
Most exciting, though, is the return of Mazzy Star, whose "California" is everything we'd hoped for from David Roback and Hope Sandoval's return. That one's at the bottom in case you want to skip right to it. Ariel Pink and Jorge Elbrecht "Hang On to Life" Ariel Pink is often at his best when he's playing it (relatively) straight. Newport Music Festival Playlist - Folk Bands And Songs. The 10 Best New Songs We Heard This Week: Mazzy Star, J Mascis. Ta-ku - "I Miss You" Best New Music Mix For July 10 2013. A Selection of Great Banned and Unreleased Music Documentaries. Best Summer Songs 2013 Playlist For Chicago. New Downton Abbey Characters - Gary Carr 2013. Best New Music Mix For July 3 2013. This week we're all over the map, quite literally. We have two tracks from Sweden (including a vinyl reissue from 2007), a new release from L.A. songstress Chelsea Wolfe, and the long-awaited return of Brooklyn's Au Revoir Simone.
Getting Ready Music - Best Saturday Night Songs. It's Saturday. As De La Soul so artfully says, it's the one whole day of play we get a week, and though we've just had a holiday, there isn't quite a day to let loose like that named after the Greek god of feasting and wealth. The 25 Best Albums of the First Half of 2013. Ryan McGinley Playlist For Myspace. The 10 Best Songs We Heard This Week: Kirin J. Callinan, Julia Holter. Best New Music Mix For May 15 2013. Best New Music Mix For May 22 2013. Running Music - Best Workout Songs For Summer 2013. Workout Music - Best Spotify Gym Playlist For 2013. Workout Music - Best Spotify Gym Playlist For 2013. 20 Great Albums You Can (Legally) Download for Free Right Now. The 50 Albums Everyone Needs to Own, 1963-2013. S 50 Records You Need to Own, 1963-2013: A Spotify Playlist. The 10 Best Songs We Heard This Week: Boards of Canada, Talking Heads.
It’s Friday, which means everyone at Flavorwire central is getting pretty excited at the prospect of three whole days off, and also that it’s time to round up the best songs we’ve heard this week. This week there’s actual new music from Boards of Canada, a long-buried Talking Heads/Arthur Russell collaboration, new songs from Susanna (of Magical Orchestra renown), Cold Cave and Melvins, along with Scout Niblett deconstructing TLC, a whole mixtape from Inga Copeland, and plenty more.
All this goodness is streaming now, and it all awaits you after the jump. Click through to listen! Boards of Canada — ”Reach for the Dead” However annoying it’s been, you can’t deny the effectiveness of Boards of Canada’s ongoing viral marketing campaign — they’ve gone from being a well-respected but ultimately niche electronic act to one of the year’s most talked-about bands.
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