Constant Gardner

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LORE – “Everybody Loves The Sunshine” (Roy Ayers Cover)

It’s a massive risk taking on an absolute certified, unfuckwithable classic like Roy Ayers’ “Everybody Loves The Sunshine,” especially when it’s the first song you share with the world, but LORE have nailed this cover. Running... Read more »

Joey Bada$$ Announces International Tour, Watch “Big Dusty” Video Now

The last we heard from Joey Bada$$, he was starring in a short film called No Regrets, which is basically about following your dreams (watch that at the bottom of the page), and now he’s back with a music... Read more »

Premiere: G FrSH x Star.One ft. Thabo – “Mystify”

G FrSH’s new song “Mystify” could only have come from the UK, and that’s not just because of the MC’s British accent. It’s more because of the wonderfully eclectic mixture of styles and genres that G... Read more »

Moko – “With You” (Prod. Two Inch Punch)

We knew from the moment we first heard London singer Moko that she had a great voice—rich, soulful, and powerful—but her production choices so far have been even more interesting, ranging from drum & bass to moody,... Read more »

Premiere: R.A.B.B.I.I. – “Why Can’t I Be You”

From an opening salvo of vocal snippets that sound like they could come out of an FKA twigs song, R.A.B.B.I.I.’s (Revolutions Are Best Before Initial Inception) “Why Can’t I Be You” bursts into a life as a bouncy... Read more »

Premiere: Romanian Producer Liar Mixes the Past and the Future on His “Scorpio” EP

How many artists do you know from Romania? Well, here’s one that you should know—Liar, a producer from Bucharest, the country’s capital city, whose prolific output proves that he has well and truly been putting in... Read more »

Listen to Fabiana Palladino’s “For You,” Produced by Sampha

Sampha has a glorious, unique voice himself, but we also shouldn’t forget his production talents, which he brings to bear on “For You,” Londoner Fabiana Palladino’s new song. It’s a highly polished and concise pop song—there aren’t the... Read more »

Kaytranada ft. Shay Lia – “Leave Me Alone”

As things ramp up towards the release of Kaytranada’s debut album via the wonderful people at XL Recordings (find out about their new compilation here), expect to hear lots more from the Montreal beatmaker. We already knew that he... Read more »

Tensnake – “Feel Of Love (Kaytranada Edition)”

Montreal’s Kaytranada isn’t slowing down with the remixes, following flips of Chet Faker’s “Talk Is Cheap” and MNEK’s “Wrote A Song About You” with a summery new version of Tensnake’s “Feel Of Love.” The original, which features... Read more »

Bewilderbeast – “Anyway”

We don’t know much about Bewilderbeast other than that it’s a project by Gus BC from London, but we do know that “Anyway” is four minutes of futuristic electronic pop that is well worth indulging in. At... Read more »

Video: Lil Wayne – “Krazy”

“Krazy” is the second single from Lil Wayne’s upcoming Tha Carter V, having been released between “Believe Me” and “Grindin’,” and it’s the first track from the album to get a video. Somewhat obviously, for a track called... Read more »

Daily Discovery: Get to Know XL’s Latest Signing, French-Cuban Twins Ibeyi

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. XL Recordings are celebrating their 25th anniversary this year with a... Read more »

Premiere: Amatus – “Messin’ (Jneiro Jarel Remix)”

Experimental producer Jneiro Jarel, who made the awesome JJ DOOM album with DOOM, has remixed “Messin’” by Brooklyn-based singer Amatus, taking the pounding original into spacey dub territory. With Amatus’ soulful vocals given space to breathe, and a... Read more »

Daily Discovery: London’s Dark0 Is An Awesome Producer and All-Round Sweet Boy

Grime is in an exciting, vibrant place right now, and North West London's Dark0 is one of the producers making sure it stays that way. After the ominous on Visionist's Lost Codes label earlier this year,... Read more »

Listen to Doja Cat’s Woozy “Purrr” EP

We fell in love with Doja Cat’s “So High” as soon as we heard it, and that same mix of hazy, woozy production and undeniable hooks can be found across the LA artist’s whole Purrr! EP. It’s... Read more »