Gas Around The Web #20

July 1st, 2011

La.Ga.Sta.’s weekly ride all over the internet. Enjoy the ride!

Fashion designer/photographer Hedi Slimane introduces us into the recording studio of Phoenix in New York, where the band are plotting their follow-up to their fourth LP, “Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix”. Check out all the shots here.

After a long wait, Soulwax’s streaming station Radio Soulwax has at last launched online. And it looks amazing. Check it out here. Radio Soulwax is also be available as a free app for your Android, iPhone and iPad.

“Within and Without”, the forthcoming debut LP from Ernest Greene, aka Washed Out, is now streaming over at NPR. It’s due out on July 12th.

Arcade Fire’s film “Scenes From The Suburbs” has been made available to watch for free online. The Spike Jonze-directed short was inspired by the band’s last album “The Suburbs”. Watch the thirty-minute short film here.

In October, Aeroplane will drop his first mix album called “In-Flight Entertainment“, a collection of songs that have never been heard before. Read more here. You can now download Vito’s latest mixtape here

Greg Wilson’s 2 hour live set from Wow! stage at Glastonbury (24.06.11) is available to download for free here. Awesome!

Headman has put together a great mix for White Light series. “It starts off early 80′s and goes all the way thru the 90′s. This is how I imagine the soundtrack to a long hot summer!” Download it now here.

Remember Club Silencio in “Mulholland Drive”? Now David Lynch has designed a real-life “Club Silencio” underneath the Social Club in Paris. The club will open on September 11 and features a bar, library, cinema and concert hall.

Belgium’s 10 Days Off Festival is coming soon. You can now grab exclusive and dedicated promomixes by Villa, Moonlight Matters, Max Cooper, Polydor, and more here. Let’s go!

Anthony Gonzalez has shared a teaser video for the new M83 album.Check out the”Echoes” teaser, directed and edited by Greg Hunt, below.

TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Shindu: “Happy House” EP

June 2nd, 2011

Meet Shindu. Out of the dark and into the blue, two boys and a girl from Belgium collide to create a new synth-pop sensation. With their debut single “Happy House”, a brilliant cover of Siouxsie and the Banshees’ 1980 classic song, the band pays tribute to their love of late 80s electronica with the help of Moonlight Matters (ex Villa). The “Happy House” EP is coming out on June 27th on Kitsuné, backed with remixes from Herr Styler, Midnight Savari, Polydor, Jerry Bouthier and Martians. You can now preview the full EP below. Happy!

Shindu – Happy House EP Minimix by Shindu

Download the Minimix here.

TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , ,