Round: “Glass”

November 25th, 2014

Copenhagen-based producer Round (real name Torsten Lindsø Andersen) first caught our attention last year with his stellar remix of The xx’s “Missing”. Now, he’s getting ready to drop his debut three-track 12″ called “Glass” on John Talabot’s Hivern Discs label. Before the record is released on December 8th, you can listen to the full title track, one of the standout tunes from Talabot’s excellent 2013 DJ Kicks mix. “Glass” is such a great tune.

Pre-order your 12” here.

Stream: The xx: “Missing” [Round Remix]

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Jamie xx: “All Under One Roof Raving”

June 23rd, 2014

Start your week off right with London’s producer Jamie xx new single “All Under One Roof Raving”, which samples Mark Leckey’s 1999 short film, “Fiorucci Made Me Hardcore”, and offers plenty of his signature steel drums. “I made this track in order to play out back home as I knew the year to come would be spent largely in the UK, DJing and making my own album. It serves as a reminder, not to take any time for granted at home or away,” he says.

The single “All Under One Roof Raving”, which follows his recent double A-side 12″ “Girl” b/w “Sleep Sound”, is out now via Young Turks. Get it here. The mastermind of The xx is currently working on his upcoming solo album, which is expected sometime later this year.


Jamie xx: “Girl”

April 23rd, 2014

We’ve already heard “Sleep Sound”, and now London producer Jamie xx has shared the A-side “Girl” from his forthcoming superb new 12” for Young Turks. Above, you can watch the animated video for track, created by Alden Volney.

“Girl” b/w “Sleep Sound” will drop on May 5 via Young Turks.
You can pre-order your copy here.

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Jamie xx: “Sleep Sound”

March 27th, 2014

Finally, Jamie xx returns with a new double A-side 12″, “Girl” b/w “Sleep Sound” for Young Turks, which marks his first solo release since 2011′s debut solo single “Far Nearer”. Before its release on May 5, you can now stream the b-side cut, “Sleep Sound”, above.

You can pre-order your copy here.

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The xx: “Missing (Round Remix)”

December 12th, 2013

This stellar remix of The xx’s “Missing” by mysterious producer and Hivern Discs’ newest signing Round has been floating around in clips and radio rips for a while now, but now it’s finally being released as part of the excellent four-track “HVNXX” EP. Needless to say, it’s still on repeat.

The release also features remixes of tracks from The xx’s 2012 album “Coexist” by the likes of Marc Piñol, Mistakes Are Ok, and New Jackson, all contribute their own versions of, respectively, “Fiction”, “Reunion” and “Swept Away”. The “HVNXX” EP is out now digitally via John Talabot’s Hivern Discs imprint and Young Turks. Get it here.

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Sunday #174

December 1st, 2013

A track for Sunday.

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The xx: “Reunion” [Mistakes Are Ok Remix]

Take a slow Sunday ride with this superb remix of The xx’s “Reunion” from mysterious Barcelona producer Mistakes Are Ok. Taken from the just-released four-track EP “HVNXX”, which also features remixes by Marc Piñol, Round and New Jackson. It’s out now via John Talabot’s Hivern Discs imprint and Young Turks.

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The xx: “Fiction” Video

June 6th, 2013

Here’s the dark video for The xx’s new single “Fiction”, one of our favorite tracks from their latest album “Coexist”. Peep the clip above, and make sure to check out Maya Jane Coles’ amazing chilled-out remix of the track below.

Directed by Young Replicant.

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La.Ga.Sta. OFF The Road #47

March 19th, 2013
Mixtapes, News

OFF The Road #47 by La.Ga.Sta. on Mixcloud

Start your week off right with the latest episode of our weekly radio show “OFF The Road”. This mix includes new gems by Todd Edwards, Duke Dumont, Kim Ann Foxman, Locked Groove, Footprintz, Smallpeople, Cassian, Cosmonauts, and more. Grab it below, and play it loud! See you next Saturday on Off Radio, from 22:00 to 23:00 EET. Also, check our previous radio shows on Mixcloud. Ride with us.

01. HAIM – Falling (Duke Dumont Remix)
02. HNNY – For the Very First Time (Dirtytwo’s Midas Touch Version)
03. FCL – It’s You (San Soda’s Panorama Bar Acca Version)
04. Locked Groove – Do It Anyway
05. The xx – Sunset (Kim Ann Foxman Remix)
06. Footprintz – Frozen Dove
07. Smallpeople – Nofretete
08. Red Axes – Silver Bed
09. Fusty Delights – We Hold It (Cosmonauts Remix)
10. Sam Smith – Lay Me Down (Todd Edwards Vocal Mix)
11. Anna Lunoe & Touch Sensitive – Real Talk (Cassian Remix)
12. Boe & Zak – Loop For Love

Download “OFF The Road #47″ here [82 mb]

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The xx: “Sunset (Kim Ann Foxman Remix)”

March 15th, 2013

The xx remixes just keep coming. This time around, we have a sublime deep house remix of “Sunset” by Kim Ann Foxman of Hercules and Love Affair fame. This remix is out now on Young Turks. Get it here. In case you missed it, check out John Talabot and Pional’s take on “Chained” here. Fill it up!

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La.Ga.Sta.: Best of 2012

January 8th, 2013

Artwork: Yannis Dragasakis

Here we go. It may be the first days of the New Year, but we’re still listening to our favorite albums, tracks, remixes and EPs of 2012. It was certainly an amazing year for us during which we started our radio show “OFF The Road”, we shared with you some exclusive La.Ga.Sta. mixes by Duke Dumont, Beni, Pharao Black Magic, and we dropped our free 14-track “Late Summer Compilation 2012″ with lots of fresh tunes, already downloaded by more than 20.000 vroomers! Many thanks for your support.
Today, La.Ga.Sta.’s pit stop crew finally bring you the Best of 2012 lists (albums, tracks, remixes, EPs, videos, and more). As usual, those lists are based on what we most frequently played on our car stereo. Check out the lists below in no particular order.
This is the 2012 sound of La.Ga.Sta. Vroom!

La.Ga.Sta.’s Top 20 Albums of 2012:

John Talabot – fIN
Chromatics – Kill For Love
Jessie Ware – Devotion
Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs – Trouble
Poolside – Pacific Standard Time
Flume – Flume
Kindness – World, You Need a Change of Mind
Para One – Passion
Tame Impala – Lonerism
Grimes – Visions
Beach House – Bloom
Frank Ocean – Channel Orange
Hot Chip – In Our Heads
Lindstrøm – Smalhans
The xx – Coexist
Sébastien Tellier – My God Is Blue
Tomas Barfod – Salton Sea
Twin Shadow – Confess
Moullinex – Flora
Lauer – Phillips

La.Ga.Sta.’s Top 20 Tracks Of 2012:

Duke Dumont – The Giver
Todd Terje – Inspector Norse
Pachanga Boys – Time
Julio Bashmore: “Au Seve”
John Talabot: “So Will Be Now…” (feat. Pional)
Major Lazer: “Get Free” (feat. Amber Coffman)
Moon Boots: “Got Somebody”
Bicep: “Vision Of Love”
Baio: “Sunburn Modern”
Grimes: “Oblivion”
Paradis: “Hémisphère”
Flight Facilities: “Clair De Lune” (feat. Christine Hoberg)
Hot Natured & Ali Love: “Benediction”
Maxxi Soundsystem: “Regrets We Have No Use For” (feat. Name One)
Waze & Odyssey: “Love That Burns (Hot Enough)”
Jonas Rathsman: “Since I Don’t Have You”
Isaac Tichauer: “Doing What I Got”
NSFW: “Let U Go”
Idjut Boys: “One For Kenny”
Chris Malinchak: “So Good To Me”

La.Ga.Sta.’s Best Top 20 Remixes of 2012:

Jessie Ware: “Running” [Disclosure Remix]
Joakim: “Nothing Gold” [Todd Terje Remix]
Lauer: “Trainman” [Tensnake "Franceman" Remix]
Alpine: “Hands” [Goldroom Remix]
Breakbot: “One Out Of Two” [Oliver Remix]
Kindness: “Gee Up” [Erol Alkan’s Extended Rework]
Cameo Culture: “Parts Of You And I” [Slow Hands Remix]
Flight Facilities: “With You” feat. Grovesnor [David August Remix]
Chairlift: “I Belong In Your Arms” [John Talabot & Pional 6.15 AMix]
Philosophy of Sound: “Freedom, What For?” [A.N.D.Y. Remix]
Kraver: “Supermoon” [NSFW Remix]
Mario Basanov: “We Are Child Of Love” [The Mekanism Remix]
Ry & Frank Wiedemann: “Howling” [Âme Remix]
Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs: “Tapes & Money” [Casino Times Remix]
Rolla Scape: “Love and Time” [Acid Washed Remix]
Trujillo: “You Keep Me” [Cosmic Kids Remix]
Canyons: “When I See You Again” [Duke Dumont Rain On Kilimanjaro Mix]
Stuck In The Sound: “Brother” [Yuksek Remix]
His Majesty Andre: “Hymn” [Mickey Remix]
Marcos Cabral: “Sweet & Sour” [Jeremy Glenn Remix]

La.Ga.Sta.’s Top 20 EPs of 2012:

Todd Terje – It’s The Arps
Disclosure – The Face
Duke Dumont – For Club Play Only Pt.1
Bicep – Visions Of Love
Baio – Sunburn
Benoit & Sergio – New Ships
Rolla Scape – Remix EP
Mercury – Candlelight
Cameo Culture – Night Swimming
Cashmere Cat – Mirror Maru
Panama – It’s Not Over
Plastic Plates – Things I Didn’t Know I Loved
Softwar – This Time Around
Citizen – Room Service
Surahn – Surahn
Roosevelt – Sea
Gigamesh – All My Life
Ben Browning – Lover Motion
The Dead Rose Music Company – Four Songs
Tropics – Popup Cinema

La.Ga.Sta.’s Best Label of 2012
French Express

La.Ga.Sta.’s Best Edits of 2012
Only Children: “Falling”/”Whatever Makes U”

La.Ga.Sta.’s Best Cover of 2012:
Metronomy: “Corinne” [Benoit & Sergio Cover]

La.Ga.Sta.’s Best Tapes of 2012:
Zimmer Tapes

La.Ga.Sta.’s Best Compilation of 2012:
Future Classic DJs Compilation

La.Ga.Sta.’s Best Videos of 2012:

Major Lazer: “Get Free”
Directed by SoMe

M.I.A.: “Bad Girls”
Directed by Romain Gavras

The Aikiu: “Pieces Of Gold”
Directed by Panteros, Myd & Boston Bun

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