Constant Gardner

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An Update on Pete Doherty and The Libertines

Back at the tail end of 2012, we wondered, “What’s going on with Pete Doherty?” Well, at that point he had moved to Paris to get clean but was still using heroin (although he had started to... Read more »

salute ft. Vanessa Elisha – “Real Cool”

UK producer salute has been killing it on Soundcloud recently with colorful remixes and new tracks, but he’s preparing to release an EP on his own imprint Dime Club early next year. The EP is called Silver Tides, it’s... Read more »

Jam City – “Crisis”

Jam City is switching things up on his forthcoming second album. We knew the Night Slugs member for his sleek and futuristic beats, all club focussed minimalism with a hyper-real sheen, but on “Crisis” we hear warmer analog instruments and... Read more »

Mumdance x Novelist – “Shook”

“No grandad MCs either!” Novelist is a 17-year-old MC and producer from London who has had a fantastic year. We shone a light on him in May with this Daily Discovery feature, not long after the release... Read more »

10 French Producers Who Killed it in 2014

Who do you think of when you think of French producers? Probably Daft Punk and Justice, maybe Ed Banger Records, Kavinsky, or, if you're going back a little, the legendary Air. Digging even just a little... Read more »

Here Are All 47 of André 3000’s Jumpsuits on Display at Art Basel Miami

As Outkast's reunion tour rolled around the country this past summer, Andre 3000's jumpsuits became a point of interest, with the rapper wearing one emblazoned with a different slogan each night. We collected as many of... Read more »

Video: Run The Jewels – “Oh My Darling (Don’t Cry)”

“Oh My Darling (Don’t Cry)” was the second track we heard from El-P and Killer Mike’s RTJII album, and now it’s the second track to be given the video treatment. The video, directed by Timothy Saccenti, is a... Read more »

Watch Kanye West Perform A Medley of Hits in Times Square

Last night, the Red charity put on a surprise concert in Times Square on World AIDS Day as a thank you for everyone’s support, with performances from the likes of U2 (fronted by Bruce Springsteen because... Read more »

Nicolas Jaar Teams Up With Chicago Legend DJ Slugo for the Poignant “Ghetto”

We all know Nicolas Jaar is a brilliant artist in his own right, but his excellent taste as a curator is made clear with each release on his subscription based label Other People. The latest track is a... Read more »

Listen to a New Frank Ocean Song

As we eagerly await a new Frank Ocean album, the follow-up to his 2012 debut studio album channelOrange, we’ve seen him make a song with Diplo and The Clash, change his management, and announce that he’d worked with Hit-Boy... Read more »

Watch Daniel Wilson Perform “Boy Who Cried Thunder”

When we premiered Daniel Wilson’s debut song “Will You” in December of 2013, we were immediately struck by his unique, effervescent voice, but we had no idea if the excellent song would be a one-off. Now, with his second... Read more »

Premiere: Breakage ft. Detour City – “Treading Water (Jakwob Remix)”

With Burial collaborator, UK legend and all-round badman producer Breakage preparing his third album, When The Night Comes, for the Digital Soundboy label, he’s got a remix of the lead single by Jakwob, who himself signed to Digital Soundbloy earlier... Read more »

Selah Sue ft. Childish Gambino – “Together”

Selah Sue, a Belgian singer who is a pretty big star in Europe, is setting her sights on the US with her new track “Together,” which features Childish Gambino. The track starts off with gently reverbing guitars,... Read more »

Premiere: Yamaneko – “Calotype Process”

London’s Local Action Records have been having a brilliant 2014, and they’re capping it off with a really excellent release from a producer called Yamaneko. His album, Pixel Wave Embrace, is coming out on November 24, released on cassette (because he loves new... Read more »

Daily Discovery: 808ink

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. UK hip-hop, often ignored abroad, and derided as stale and... Read more »