• LISTEN – Keys N Krates “Glitter” + Tour Announcement

    The Toronto-based electronic act draw away from the darkness with a new deep twilight groove featuring intoxicating vocals over smooth synths and a pulsating bass. The future disco-sounding track is one of the first tracks that is featured on the trio’s debut album, Cura.
  • LISTEN — Rhye’s “Count To Five” + Tour Dates

    “We’ve spent the last few years on the road translating the Woman album from a bedroom project into a full live experience. With Blood, it’s been the opposite process; the music and sounds were really born out of the live environment and are built for performance.”
  • NEWS — Anchor FM Is Coming

    Anchor is a startup that is looking to change that with its app that makes it easy to record and distribute content. Anchor also has a discovery platform, which allows users to find audio across categories like news, sports, music and tech.
  • WATCH — Ezri’s “Be Right Back”

    To win the hearts of hip-hop purists, Ezri unleashed his video “be right back,” which showcases his precociousness on the mic. The stirring visual finds Ezri entrapped in some troublesome activities with his boys. While he desperately tries to decipher what’s right and wrong, he ultimately follows his heart.
  • WATCH – joji’s “Demons”

    joji has shared a video in support of his song “Demons.” It is nothing short of unusual, but what would expect from the artist behind Filthy Frank. “Demons” is taken from joji’s excellent EP In Tongues, and it follows the release of lead single “Will He.” That too received an immersive visual treatment.
  • WATCH – Odesza’s “Across The Room” ft. Leon Bridges

    Odesza released a soul-warming music video for “Across The Room.” Just try not to smile as you watch Leon Bridges shimmy his way through a backyard barbecue. Get cozy and click here to watch.
  • READ – St. Vincent’s Masseducation + Tour Dates

    "...the truth is that Clark doesn’t need to show her face on MASSEDUCTION; her vitality is implanted on every note of the collection. For once, the listener doesn’t need help drawing the connection from the artist they hear to the artist they see. Or, maybe, Clark is drawing attention to the fact that this album presents a new side to her.”

Recent News

Elbow Announces North American Tour – On Sale Today

February 14th, 2014

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The Manchester 5-piece rock band Elbow have announced their tour dates for North America this May. The tour is to promote their sixth studio album, ‘The Take Off And Landing Of Everything.’ The tickets go on sale TODAY, and can be purchased by going to Elbow’s website. To see if they are playing in your town, check the dates below!

05.11.14 – Washington, DC – 9:30 Club
05.12.14 – Boston, MA – Royale Night Club
05.13.14 – Philadelphia, PA – Electric Factory
05.16.14 – New York, NY – Webster Hall
05.17.14 – Toronto, ON – Danforth Music Hall
05.19.14 – Chicago, IL – House of Blues
05.20.14 – Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue
05.23.14 – Vancouver, BC – Commodore Ballroom
05.24.14 – Portland, OR – Wonder Ballroom
05.25.14 – Quincy, WA – Sasquatch Music Festival
05.27.14 – Oakland, CA – The Fox Theatre
05.28.14 – Los Angeles, CA – The Wiltern

LISTEN – Kelis – ‘Rumble’ On Pitchfork

February 12th, 2014

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Photo cred: Estevan Oriol

Ninja Tune artist Kelis has dropped her second single on Pitchfork magazine! The song is called ‘Rumble,’ and it’s off her upcoming album ‘Food.’ The album is entirely produced by David Sitek and is scheduled to be released April 22. Listen to the new song below or on Pitchfork’s website, and pre-order ‘Food‘ here!

DOWNLOAD – DJ Center – Everything In Time Free Download

February 12th, 2014

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DJ Center‘s debut album ‘Everything In Time‘ is four years old already. To celebrate, he is offering his album FREE for this week! Head on over to his bandcamp to get a copy for yourself today. Also, be on the lookout for new music from him coming this April.

LISTEN – Ninja Tune Takeover On East Village Radio

February 11th, 2014

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Starting top-left going clockwise: Bonobo, Machine Drum, FaltyDL, Lee Bannon

Last Friday, British record label Ninja Tune took over a two hour spot on East Village Radio to feature some of their artists spinning tracks and discussing their past, current and upcoming projects. Hosted by DJ Still Life, the Ninja Tune lineup of Bonobo, Machine Drum, FaltyDL, and Lee Bannon excited fans with news of future releases as well as playing some of their classic favorites. Listen to the full show on EVR’s website!

WATCH – Los Campesinos! On BV Studio Sessions

February 8th, 2014

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Welsh rock band Los Campesinos! dropped by the Grand Street Recording Studio, while on tour the US to support their latest album, ‘No Blues.’ While there, they were able to perform for the ninth installment of Brooklyn Vegan‘s BV Studio Sessions. They played ‘Cemetery Gaits‘ and ‘What Death Leaves Behind,’ both from the new album. Check it out:

Grieves Announces Album Release Date + Single

February 7th, 2014

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Seattle rapper, Grieves, returns to deliver his fourth studio album, Winter & The Wolves. The insatiable, devil-may-care MC is well known for his meticulous exploration of life, love and loss, through a unique medley of hip-hop and soulful music. Together with B. Lewis, Grieves has created 14 new tracks, combining organic pianos and guitars with boisterous synthesizers, to paint a colorful backdrop for his unique blend of rapping and singing. Listen to his single ‘Shreds‘ below!

Pre-order his album on iTunes here!

STREAM – Jessica Childress – ‘Don’t Forget My Name EP’

February 6th, 2014

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“Vintage Soul Songstress” Jessica Childress has just released a full stream of her upcoming EP ‘Don’t Forget My Name‘ on music and entertainment blog Vibe. The Los Angeles singer has a style similar to classic mo-town singers with a funky, 21st century kick to it. Listen to the full EP on Vibe’s website, and watch the video for her song ‘I Quit‘ below!