Constant Gardner

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Daily Discovery: Loom’s Eerie Music Is The Soundtrack to Exploring an Abandoned Soviet City

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. Grime is in a great place right now. Last night... Read more »

Dizzee Rascal Just Won Halloween With His Gory “Couple Of Stacks” Video

Happy Halloween, from grime legend Dizzee Rascal. With the help of director Emile Sornin and production company DIVISION, he has made a brilliantly brutal and gory music video to accompany his new song “Couple Of Stacks.” The track,... Read more »

BenZel ft. Juicy J & Cashmere Cat – “Four”

You know BenZel right? They’re the duo of Two Inch Punch and Benny Blanco who executive produced Jessie Ware’s latest album Tough Love and are now preparing to release their debut EP, Men. We’ve already heard “Wasted Love” from the EP, but... Read more »

Premiere: Watch HUGH’s Cinematic “One Of These Days” Video

We’ve been singing the praises of HUGH for a while now, most recently premiering their I Can’t Figure You Out EP. Andy Highmore (production/keys), Tino Kolarides (guitars), Joshua Idehen, and Izzy Brooks (both vocals), make up HUGH, and together they create subtle electronic... Read more »

Watch Blood Orange’s Special Performance of “It Is What It Is” on Kimmel

For his much deserved first TV performance, Dev Hynes—performing “It Is What It Is” from his last Blood Orange album, Cupid Deluxe—showed off his fancy footwork and brought along some friends. Alongside dancers performing a choreographed routine, Samantha... Read more »

Shamir Signs To XL Recordings, Debuts “On The Regular”

We first encountered Shamir when we got to know Brooklyn-based indie label GODMODE and their COMMON INTERESTS WERE NOT ENOUGH TO KEEP US TOGETHER compilation, and really fell in love with his unique voice on his debut EP Northtown. Today, Shamir... Read more »

Download Fryars’ “The Boy In The Hood” Mixtape, Featuring Lily Allen

For a little while there, it looked as if Fryars‘ sophomore album was going to be stuck in limbo forever, but happily it now has a firm release date (November 18) and label (Fiction). Anticipation was high over... Read more »

The Best New Mixes Streaming Right Now

A significant percentage of people reading this will be celebrating Halloween in a few days, and of those, it's fair to assume that most of you will be attending a gathering of people, drinking, in costume.... Read more »

Tiga ft. Pusha T – “Bugatti”

Well this is random. Of course, we’ve all seen the world of electronic music and hip-hop move closer together in the past few years, whether that’s Waka Flocka Flame going in over huge EDM tracks, Diddy... Read more »

Download Ryan Hemsworth’s Free Career Spanning Digital Box Set via BitTorrent

Not long ago, Ryan Hemsworth announced his new album Alone For The First Time would be out November 4, and shared a video for the track “Snow In Newark.” Now, alongside the Secret Songs series that sees... Read more »

Salva ft. Rome Fortune, B. Bravo & Rojai – “I Could Be”

Rome Fortune sounds at home over any beat and kills it on tracks with everyone from Four Tet to OG Maco to iLoveMakonnen. His latest endeavor is a track produced by Salva, also featuring B. Bravo & Rojai. It’s a smooth... Read more »

Premiere: Brolin – “Swim Deep (Asa. Remix)”

We’ve been following Brolin closely since hearing the hushed and personal “NYC” back at the tail end of 2012. Since then, the British producer and vocalist has consistently impressed, whether with “Reykjavik” on the Cundo EP, his The Flags mixtape from earlier... Read more »

Video: T.O.L.D. – “Lucifer’s Eyes”

After hearing “Lucifer’s Eyes,” the debut song from T.O.L.D., we had to know more about him. So, we asked him a few questions, and found out (amongst other things) that he’s a native of Birmingham, England who is... Read more »

Johnny Lloyd – “Oldest Man On Earth”

We’ve been mesmerized by the crackly, lo-fi sounds of Johnny Lloyd’s 8-track recorded music since we first heard “Dead Beat and “Pilgrims,” from his Pilgrims EP (listen in full here). Johnny has already recorded his second EP, Happy Humans, with... Read more »

Premiere: Panes – “Stills (Eyedress Remix)”

Panes are a London-based duo consisting of Shaun Savage and Tyson McVey, who was born in Stockholm. Having played some festivals over the summer, and with an upcoming slot supporting Kelela, they’re officially releasing “Stills” on... Read more »