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Pharrell, Hans Zimmer, & Johnny Marr – “Here”

Pharrell, it seems, is out to let everyone know that he can make any style of music. Producing a track for Kendrick Lamar and Alicia Keys with Hans Zimmer makes sense, but channeling his inner ’70s pop/soft-rock... Read more »

Premiere: Montreal Sex Machine – “Blackout”

  Last week we introduced you to NY indie label GODMODE, who have been putting out a stream of great releases recently, including a label compilation which featured incredible debut recordings from Shamir and Fitness. Now... Read more »

Lykke Li – “No Rest For The Wicked (Klangkarussell Remix)”

It’s dangerous remixing a song as simple and beautiful as Lykke Li’s “No Rest For The Wicked,” but Klangkarussell’s official remix of the pop ballad is a tasteful effort that keeps the mournful spirit of the... Read more »

Jay Z Is Bringing the Made In America Festival to Los Angeles This Year

Jay Z’s Made In America festival, which has taken place in Philadelphia for the last two years, is now also heading West. MTV report that Jay will announce an LA edition with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti at... Read more »

WIFE – “Heart Is A Far Light”

From metal to subtly twisted electronic pop is not a usual musical path, but James Kelly, it seems, is no ordinary musician. Kelly, the man behind WIFE, used to be in a black metal band called... Read more »

The xx Are Currently Recording Their Third Album in Marfa, Texas

After putting on an incredible run of intimate shows in New York in March, The xx are back to work, recording and writing new music in Marfa, Texas. Photos posted on Young Turks’ Instagram and on the... Read more »

Listen to Elliphant’s “Look Like You Love It” EP, Featuring Diplo, Skrillex, and Dave Sitek

“Revolusion,” with its colorful video and manic electronic production sets the tone for the rest of Elliphant’s Look Like You Love It EP, out now on Mad Decent, and available to stream in full below. Featuring production from... Read more »

Get to Know Lawrence Rothman, Who Is About to Go on Tour With Little Dragon

We love Little Dragon, and, from the sound of “Klapp Klapp” and “Paris” (not to mention the Coachella set), their new album Nabuma Rubberband is going to be great. We also trust Little Dragon’s musical taste—they make... Read more »

Download Twin Shadow’s New Song “To The Top”

Twin Shadow is now two for two with pop hits boasting absolutely huge choruses that sound as if they could have been recorded any time in the past 20 years. “To The Top” is his first... Read more »

Watch Alicia Keys, Kendrick Lamar, & Pharrell Team Up For The “It’s On Again” Video

Alicia Keys’ collaboration with Kendrick Lamar, which was produced by Pharrell and Hans Zimmer, now has a video/trailer for the upcoming The Amazing Spider-Man 2 movie to accompany it. The video, which features all four of the artists... Read more »

TALA – “Serbia”

We’re really excited about TALA. Her debut solo song “The Duchess” sounded fresh, vibrant, and bursting with ideas, and the follow up is even better. “Serbia” sees vocals playing an even bigger role, with a glorious... Read more »

Premiere: London Grammar – “Sights (Tourist Version)”

Two bright young English talents combine on this Tourist remix of London Grammar’s latest single “Sights.” London Grammar have been really blowing up off the back of their debut album If You Wait, playing both Fallon and... Read more »

MNEK – “Every Little Word”

Ridiculously young producer, singer, and songwriter MNEK has already experienced commercial success as a featured vocalist (Gorgon City’s “Ready For Your Love”) and songwriter (Duke Dumont’s “Need U (100%)”), but now he is readying his major label... Read more »

Daily Discovery: Get to Know GODMODE, a NY Indie Label Doing Things the Right Way

Normally, our Daily Discovery focuses on an artist who we're especially excited about, but since New York independent label GODMODE just keeps throwing gems up on their Soundcloud and releasing music by incredibly exciting artists, it... Read more »

Disclosure x Friend Within – “The Mechanism”

Since Disclosure released their debut album Settle last year, an album filled with golden-bright crossover pop hits like “Latch,” “Confess To Me,” and “F For U,” the brother’s solo output has been two pretty uncompromising tunes that... Read more »