Here’s the cover art for “In the Grace Of Your Love”, the long-awaited new album from The Rapture. It’s coming out on September 6th and marks a celebrated return to DFA Records. According to Pitchfork, “The young daredevil in the picture happens to be the father of Rapture frontman Luke Jenner”. The Rapture’s new single “How Deep Is Your Love?” will be reissued in July with a remix from The Emperor Machine. Simply one of the best tracks of the year so far.
DATE: December 6th, 2010
La.Ga.Sta.’s ride all over the internet.
Photographer Jamie-James Medina travelled with The xx for 6 weeks through The States and Japan, shooting candids of the band. The result is a limited edition book called ‘The Tourist Issue 1 – The xx: Looking in From the Dark ‘. Buy your copy here.
Matador reissuing the debut album ‘Learning’ from Seattle’s Perfume Genius, aka Mike Hadreas, with three new tracks. You can download the new song ‘Dreeem’ for free here.
In case you missed it, watch the interactive music video for Au Revoir Simone’s song ‘Knight of Wands’ here. Pretty cool. Directed by Eli Stonberg.
Teen Daze just released a new 4-track EP called ‘Beach Dreams’ and it’s free. You can grab it here.
Dancing Queen Robyn recently played a “secret show” for MySpace. You can watch the entire hour-long set here.
Just in time for the holidays, Mustang did a new Mixtape with lots of ace tunes. Download it here.
Girl Talk’s new album ‘All Day’, featuring close to 400 samples, gets an impressive visual breakdown, created by Benjamin Rahn. Check it out here.
Jonathan Boulet returns with a new single, ‘You’re A Animal’, ahead of his as-yet-untitled 2nd album, out soon on Modular. Grab it here.
Discodeine’s debut album will be relased on February 14th. Until then, here’s the amazing artwork.
Listen to PJ Harvey’s new track ‘Written On The Forehead’ here. It’s the first taste from her new album, ‘Let England Shake’, out February 14 on Island. We like it!
As an early Christmas gift from Hurts, you can now watch the video to ‘All I Want For Christmas is New Year’s Day’ right here.
Soulwaxmas Eindhoven: ‘Our video, not your video’. Looks pretty damn hot. Watch it below:
DATE: November 2nd, 2010
Great news! Cut Copy’s new album is called ‘Zonoscope’. According to Spin the follow-up to 2008’s amazing album, ‘In Ghost Colours’, is coming out on February 8. Check out the brilliant artwork by the late Japanese montagist Tsunehisa Kimura.
In case you missed it, download Cut Copy’s new track ‘Where I’m Going’ here and watch them in the studio here.
DATE: February 25th, 2010
Kavinsky is striking back with his new 4-track EP ‘Nightcall’ on March 15th on Record Makers. ‘Nightcall’ is the first song Kavinsky provides vocals for, featuring his girlfriend, a.k.a. Lovefoxxx from CSS! The song was produced by Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo (Daft Punk) and mixed by SebastiAN. On the other side, Kavinsky has produced ‘Pacific Coast Highway’, in which we follow a ghostcar on the highway. A full-length album is in the works that will be accompanied by a short film featuring Kavinsky’s Ferrari driving zombie alter ego. Can’t wait!!!
DATE: January 27th, 2010
Brooklyn-based duo Javelin (cousins George Langford and Tom Van Buskirk) have announced full details of their forthcoming debut album, entitled “No Más”. The follow-up to a self-released collection of demos (Jamz n Jemz) and a pair of limited Thrill Jockey 12-inches (Javelin, Number Two) is coming out on April 20th through Luaka Bop label. Tracklisting, cover art and a track from “Jamz n Jemz” below:
“No Más” tracklisting:
1/ Vibration |2/ Mossy Woodland |3/ Oh! Centra |4/ On It On It |5/ Intervales Theme |6/ We Ah Wi |7/ Tell Me, What Will It Be? |8/ Moscow 1980 |9/ The Merkin Jerk |10/ C Town |11/ Off My Mind |12/ Susie Cues | 13/ Shadow Heart |14/ Dep |15/ Goal/Wide
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