March 21st, 2014
You can always count on quality from Australian producer Felix Bloxsom, better known as Plastic Plates. After dropping his brilliant Sam Sparro-featuring single “Stay In Love” last month, now he’s back in action with a new two-track EP called “Nothing Like You”, which marks his debut release on Sweat It Out’s sub-label Club Sweat. The title track is absolute fire. Plastic Plates delivers a dancefloor-ready tune with uplifting synth melodies and infectious vocal hooks. Great vibes all around.
The “Nothing Like You” EP is out now via Club Sweat. You can buy your copy here.
TAGS: Plastic Plates, Sweat It Out
March 12th, 2014
The mighty German producer and Gomma boss Mathias Modica, aka Munk, is certainly no stranger to crafting top-notch tunes. His latest single “Intimate Stranger” for London’s house label Under The Shade, finds him once again collaborating with the talented London singer Mona Lazette, who is currently living in Berlin, to deliver a futuristic house gem with tasteful dancefloor grooves. It’s totally uplifting. After getting your fill of the extended mix of “Intimate Stranger”, make sure to grab the radio edit of the track below.
The “Intimate Stranger” EP is out now via Under The Shade, backed with some fine remixes by Fabrizio Mammarella, Mercury and Plastic Plates. You can preview the whole thing here.
Download here via i-D.
TAGS: Fabrizio Mammarella, Mercury, Mp3, Munk, Plastic Plates
February 14th, 2014
On this Valentine’s Day, LA-based producer Felix Bloxsom, aka Plastic Plates, has something truly special to share with you, a brilliantly uplifting new track, called “Stay In Love”, featuring none other than Sam Sparro on vocals. What’s not to love? This is not the first time that the two have crossed paths. Back in 2012, Plastic Plates remixed Sam Sparro’s “Shades Of Grey”.
“Stay In Love” is out now. Buy it here.
mpFree: Miami Horror: “Real Slow” [Plastic Plates Remix]
TAGS: Plastic Plates, Sam Sparro
January 15th, 2014
TAGS: Andrew Weatherall, Banks, Benoit & Sergio, Bicep, Bixel Boys, Bodhi, Bondax, Breakbot, Cashmere Cat, Charles Murdoch, Chart, Chela, Chris Malinchak, Chromeo, CHVRCHES, Classixx, Clubfeet, Cover, Crayon, Darkside, Drake, Edit, Ejeca, Emiliana Torrini, Finnebassen, Flight Facilities, Gold Fields, Goldroom, Grizzly Bear, Hayden James, Holy Ghost, Hot Natured, Isaac Tichauer, Jacques Greene, John Talabot, Jonas Rathsman, Kaytranada, Kölsch, Lane 8, Lauer, Lindstrom, Mayer Hawthorne, Miami Horror, Miguel, Moon Boots, Mp3, Ms Mr, Nicolas Jaar, Oliver, Panama, Para one, Perseus, Peter & The Magician, Phoenix, Pional, Plastic Plates, Poolside, Psychemagik, RAC, Remix, Rhye, Siriusmo, Snakehips, The Swiss, Them Jeans, Todd Terje, Touch Sensitive, Tourist, Yuksek, Zimmer
November 1st, 2013
[Artwork: Yannis Dragasakis]
It’s that time again. Here’s our monthly list of the 15 most downloaded tracks from the past 30 days or so on La.Ga.Sta. It features some great tunes from Cut Copy, Holy Ghost!, Disclosure, Flight Facilities, The Magician, Baio, Miami Horror, Knightlife, Chordashian, and more. As always, this is your chart. Be sure to check out each of the mpFrees that made it in our top 15 downloads of October below. Vrooom!
Top 15 October 2013:
01. Holy Ghost!: “Hold On, We’re Going Home” [Drake Cover]
02. Flight Facilities: “Clair De Lune” [Them Jeans Edit]
03. Miami Horror: “Real Slow” [Plastic Plates Remix]
04. New Navy: “Regular Town” [Baio Remix]
05. Knightlife: Edits
06. Isaac Tichauer: “I’ll Let You Go”
07. Chordashian: “Skyscraper Souls” [feat. Freedom Fry]
08. Disclosure: “F For You” [Onra Remix]
09. The Magician: “When The Night Is Over” [Claptone Remix]
10. Jim James: “Know Til Now” [Pixelated Remix]
11. Cut Copy: “Free Your Mind” [Spiritualized Version]
12. Rhye: “The Fall” [Bronx Night Dub]
13. Basecamp: “Emmanuel” [Hayden James Remix]
14. Patrick Baker: “Summer Lover”
15. Lost Midas: “Dance Monkeys” [feat. NüTrik]
TAGS: Baio, Basecamp, Bronx, Chart, Chordashian, Claptone, Cover, Cut Copy, Disclosure, Drake, Edit, Flight Facilities, Freedom Fry, Hayden James, Holy Ghost, Isaac Tichauer, Knightlife, Lost Midas, Miami Horror, Mp3, New Navy, Onra, Patrick Baker, Plastic Plates, Remix, Rhye, Spiritualized, The Magician, Them Jeans, Vampire Weekend
October 22nd, 2013
Miami Horror and Plastic Plates, a match made in heaven. It was only a few weeks ago when Melbourne electro-pop group Miami Horror dropped their new single “Real Slow, a perfect tune for summer car sing-a-longs. And the goodies just keep on coming with this uplifting, dancefloor-ready remix of “Real Slow” from LA’s own Plastic Plates, who delivers just the kind of groove-filled disco vibes we’d expect from him. Better yet, it’s yours for free!
The single “Real Slow”, featuring vocals from the group’s Aaron Shanahan and Superhumanoids’ lead singer Sarah Chernoff, is the first taste from Miami Horror’s long-awaited second album. The remixes EP, which also includes reworks from Gold Fields, and L D R U, is out now. Get it here.
Download here [wav]
TAGS: Miami Horror, Mp3, Plastic Plates, Remix
August 9th, 2013
It always feels good when a new Plastic Plates track comes our way. It’s certainly been a long time since Sydney-born, LA-based producer Felix Bloxsom, better known as Plastic Plates, released any new material, but now he’s back in a big way with his powerful new single “Come On Strong”, guaranteed to light up any dancefloor.
“Come On Strong” is quite different from Plastic Plates’ previous productions, but is no less infectious. Already gaining the support from Alex Metric, Aeroplane, Touch Sensitive, and Cassian. You can pick up a copy here.
mpFree: Para One: “Every Little Thing” (feat. Irfane & Teki Latex) (Plastic Plates Remix)
TAGS: Felix Bloxsom, Plastic Plates
April 1st, 2013
TAGS: Anna Lunoe, BeuKes, Bicep, Cassian, Chrome Sparks, Clancy, Classixx, Cosmic Kids, D-Pulse, Ejeca, Glass Candy, Hanni El Khatib, Hey Champ, Jonas Rathsman, Liebe, Local Natives, Logo, LPZ, Mp3, Para one, Pelifics, Plastic Plates, Sam Smith, Siriusmo, Todd Edwards, Touch Sensitive, Wild Beasts
March 25th, 2013
Over the weekend, Sydney-born, LA-based producer Felix Bloxsom, aka Plastic Plates, dropped this tastefully unofficial remix of Para One’s latest single “Every Little Thing”, featuring vocals from Irfane and Teki Latex. You can grab it for free below. La.Ga.Sta. approved!
“Every Little Thing”, one of the standout tracks from Para One’s excellent 2012 LP “Passion”, is out now on Marble/Because, backed with remixed by Girl Unit and Canblaster from Club Cheval.
TAGS: Irfane, Mp3, Para one, Plastic Plates, Remix, Teki Latex
December 28th, 2012
[Artwork: Yannis Dragasakis]
Once more during this year we have been sharing with you tons of free music, and today we’re really excited to reveal La.Ga.Sta.’s Top 40 most downloaded tracks of 2012. This is a chart compiled by our readers, who by the way have great taste. We couldn’t agree more. Breakbot’s “Programme” is top of the list, followed closely by Perseus’ “Seychelles” and Chromatics’ “Kill For Love”. Of course there is more to this list. Who can drive passed beloved artists such as Todd Terje, John Talabot, Poolside, The Magician, Classixx, Moon Boots, among others, or tracks like Slow Hands’ cover of Bon Iver’s “Towers” and Pional’s remix of The Rapture’s “In The Grace Of Your Love”.
It’s been an amazing year vroomers, and this is the list that proves it. Here’s your chance to revisit 2012′s most popular mpFrees. Fill it up (once again) and stay gas all the way to 2013. Enjoy!
01. Breakbot: “Programme”
02. Perseus: “Seychelles”
03. Chromatics: “Kill For Love”
04. Lindstrøm: “Rà-àkõ-st” [Todd Terje Extended Edit]
05. Poolside: “Slow Down”
06. Moon Boots: “Sugar”
07. Lana Del Rey: “Blue Jeans” [Moonlight Matters Remix]
08. Sébastien Tellier: “Cochon Ville” [The Magician Remix]
09. John Talabot & Pional: “Braves”
10. Gossip: “Move In The Right Direction” [Classixx Remix]
11. Jessie Ware: “Night Light” [Perseus Remix]
12. Bloc Party: “Octopus” [RAC Remix]
13. Goldroom: “Fifteen” [feat. Chela]
14. Little Boots: “Every Night I Say A Prayer” [Tensnake Remix]
15. Erika Spring: “Happy At Your Gate” [Aeroplane Remix]
16. Van She: “Jamaica” [Plastic Plates Remix]
17. Bon Iver: “Towers” [Slow Hands Cover]
18. Santigold: “The Keepers” [Duke Dumont Remix]
19. Jonas Rathsman: “Since I Don’t Have You”
20. Giselle: “Silk” [Cosmic Kids Remix]
21. Cat Power: “Cherokee” [Nicolas Jaar Remix]
22. Miike Snow: “The Wave” [Flight Facilities Mix]
23. Ladyhawke: “Sunday Drive” [Gigamesh Remix]
24. Aeroplane: “Caramellas” [Joakim Dub]
25. RAC: “Hollywood” [feat. Penguin Prison]
26. The Rapture: “In The Grace Of Your Love’ [Pional Remix]
27. Gypsy & The Cat: “Bloom”
28. Jupiter: “One O Six” [A.N.D.Y. Remix]
29. PillowTalk: “Sunny”
30. Tame Impala: “Apocalypse Dreams”
31. Todd Terje: “Swing Star Pt. 1″
32. Van She: “Idea Of Happiness” [SebastiAn Remix]
33. Isaac Tichauer: “Doing What I Got”
34. Bondax: “Baby I Got That” [Justin Martin’s Endless Summer Remix]
35. Julio Bashmore: “Troglodytes”
36. Tycho: “A Walk” [Kolombo Remix]
37. Simian Mobile Disco: “Seraphim”
38. Twin Shadow: “Five Seconds”
39. Midnight Magic: “Same Way I Feel”
40. Purity Ring: “Obedear”
TAGS: A.N.D.Y., Aeroplane, Bloc Party, Bon Iver, Bondax, Breakbot, Cat Power, Chela, Chromatics, Classixx, Cosmic Kids, Duke Dumont, Erika Spring, Flight Facilitie, Gigamesh, Giselle, Goldroom, Gossip, Gypsy & The Cat, Isaac Tichauer, Jessie Ware, Joakim, John Talabot, Jonas Rathsman, Julio Bashmore, Jupiter, Justin Martin, Kolombo, Ladyhawke, Lana Del Rey, Lindstrøm, Little Boots, Midnight Magic, Miike Snow, Moon Boots, Moonlight Matters, Mp3, Nicolas Jaar, Penguin Prison, Perseus, PillowTalk, Pional, Plastic Plates, Poolside, Purity Ring, RAC, Remix, Santigold, SebastiAn, Sebastien Tellier, Simian Mobile Disco, Slow Hands, Tame Impala, Tensnake, The Magician, Todd Terje, Twin Shadow, Tycho, Van She