Canadian singer/songwriter Kiesza released this video for her new single ‘Hideaway.’ The single is being released via Lokal Legend. The song’s distinctive video was shot on the streets of Brooklyn, and showcases Kiesza’s attention-grabbing dance moves. The result is a stunning, but simple one-take video. Like Kiesza’s music, the video combines something old with something new to create a stylish hybrid pop moment. Check out the video, and purchase the single on iTunes here!
UK Ninja Tune producer Actress (Darren Cunningham) is giving away a brand new, unreleased track via our friends at XLR8R. The song is titled ‘Miami Retirement Condo,’ and is simply another outstanding dance tune which keeps perfectly in line with Cunningham’s usual grooves and melodies. Download the song on XLR8R’s website!
The Walkmen‘s bassist Peter Matthew Bauer is set to release his first solo project after The Walkmen went on an indefinite hiatus last year. The album, titled ‘Liberation!‘ is due out June 24th on Mexican Summer in the US. The first single off the album is called ‘Latin American Ficciones,’ and can be listened to via Pitchfork’s website, where the single was premiered.
Beginning today elbow’s sixth studio album, ‘The Take Off and Landing of Everything‘ is available for purchase on iTunes a full week before it’s official March 11th, 2014 release date. This iTunes premiere offers the band’s passionate stateside supporters an early opportunity to experience the album in its entirety. Purchase the full album from iTunes here!
The Rhymesayers duo Atmosphere just announced the release date for their seventh studio album ‘Southsiders.’ The LP comes out May 6th of this year, almost 3 years after their last full album, ‘Family Signs.’ Atmosphere also dropped the first single from the new album, titled ‘Bitter,’ which was premiered on Pitchfork. Listen to ‘Bitter’ below, and check out the full premiere on Pitchfork’s website.
Pre-order ‘Southsiders’ on iTunes here!
Chicago’s 8 piece jazz/soul/hip-hop group Sidewalk Chalk released five tracks that they recorded for Daytrotter, in the Daytrotter studio in Rock Island, IL. The tracks come right from their sophomore LP ‘Leaves,’ released earlier this week. Check out the Daytrotter session on their website, and take a look at the co-sign tour page to see if Sidewalk Chalk will be near you sometime soon!
Music superstar and chef Kelis is about to drop her new album ‘Food,’ and she’s decided that it’s time to celebrate by hosting a dinner party for her inner circle. The Ninja Tune artist drops her album April 8th, and has two singles out already. Watch Kelis on the Cooking Channel here!
Pre-order ‘Food’ here!