Archive for May, 2014

“An Apology and Explanation”: Jack White Clarifies Recent Comments About The Black Keys, Lana Del Rey, & Adele

While the focus should be squarely on Jack White’s music as he prepares to release his second solo album, Lazaretto, recent comments he made in a Rolling Stone cover story have ensured that is not the case. White... Read more »

Watch Born Gold’s Video For “Abdomen”

In the new video for “Abdomen,” Born Gold highlights the fun of your typical office party except there is some magic going on at this party and people are vomiting up streamers and taking off their... Read more »

5 On It: Wu-Tang tributes, psychedelic visuals, and a catchy song inspired by grandmas

5 On It is a feature that looks at five of the best under-the-radar rap findings from the past week, highlighting new or recently discovered artists, or interesting obscurities. Kevin Joye – “Grandma Told Me” Atlanta rapper... Read more »

Roses Gabor – “RUSH”

Roses Gabor emerged from the shadowy underground of UK dance music two years ago with the melancholic “Stars,” and now she’s back with the MNEK-produced “RUSH.” The forlorn track is both triumphant and an admittance of... Read more »

This Week’s Best EDM, Featuring Disclosure, Nadus, and Jimmy Edgar

We're reaching the halfway point in 2014, and I can't front: there are a grip of great releases out there. Loads of solid mixes, sure, but the actual material creeping out of all of the corners... Read more »

Jacques Greene – “No Excuse (Yung Gud Remix)”

Love them or hate them, the Sadboys are here to stay. Whilst the legitimacy of Yung Lean’s talents is still being debated, there’s no denying his production is consistently on point. Arguably the main contributor to his... Read more »

Ab-Soul Announces Album Release Date, Shares “Stigmata” Video

Ab-soul has shared a brief video for the recently released “Stigmata.” The full version of the song features Action Bronson and Asaad, but the video keeps things succinct and focuses on Ab-Soul’s verse. Acting as more... Read more »

Here Are Two New Charles Hamilton Albums

UPDATE: This whole thing turned out to be fake. The kid who emailed planned it on a Charles Hamilton thread on the KanyeToThe forum. He posts under the name “fuckblogs.” A response on Charles’ blog reads: My... Read more »

Daily Discovery: Let Johnny Lloyd Mesmerize You With His Timeless Melancholy

Daily Discovery is a feature that will highlight a new or recently discovered artist that we’re excited about. See the rest of our Daily Discoveries here. Did you listen to Tobias Jesso Jr.’s “Just A Dream” when... Read more »

Watch Ella Eyre Dance on the Ceilings In The “If I Go” Video

Simply dancing on the floor is a thing of the past according to the new video for “If I Go” by Ella Eyre. The young London native can be seen floating around and dancing on every... Read more »

Common ft. Vince Staples – “Kingdom”

With Common’s tenth studio album Nobody’s Smiling expected to be released later this year, the Chicago native finally dropped the first single to give a sample of what’s to come. For this first track, titled “Kingdom,”... Read more »

Adult Jazz – “Spook”

For only being around for a handful of months, the Leeds based four-piece Adult Jazz already sounds like they’ve been together for years. Playing their first gig back in November, the band has made quick work... Read more »

Sia – “Chandelier (Four Tet Remix)”

Sia’s vocals on her single “Chandelier” are really moving. You may have noticed that throughout this entire campaign in anticipation of her new album, she has not once shown her face. Even during her performance on... Read more »

Listen to JUDE.’s “Jaded” and 4e’s Remix of “Crystals”

JUDE. is a duo from West Palm Beach, Florida and their debut single “Crystals” was an impressive introduction, but didn’t lay down tracks for a clear path forward. From that starting point, plenty of directions were... Read more »

Download Vince Staples & Bad Rabbits’ “Made”

Converse officially dropped the first single from their forthcoming Cons Vol. 2 EP, which brings together artists from different genres to collaborate on tracks. The first single is “Made” by Vince Staples and rock/R&B hybrid band Bad Rabbits. Bad... Read more »