Hundred Waters released their first song off their upcoming record. “Down From the Rafters” was posted online yesterday in celebration of Pluto Day
Stream it below and head over to Pitchfork to see why they gave it Best New Music.
For the next two weeks (2/13-2/28), the world’s largest music store for DJ’s, Beatport, will be holding their annual Beatport Awards, which are voted on by the public. The awards are aimed at recognizing the music and creative forces and labels who drove the evolution of electronic music culture in 2013. Music fans can cast one vote a day for their favorite nominee in each of the following Community Choice categories:
– Track of the Year
– Artist of the Year
– Label of the Year
– Album of the Year
All winners will be announced on Friday, March 7. For the full list of nominees and where you can cast your vote, head on over to Beatport’s website!
Tensnake, AKA German DJ and producer Marco Niemerski, will release his highly anticipated debut album ‘Glow‘ March 11, 2014 via Astralwerks Records in the U.S. The album comes after his hit ‘Coma Cat‘ in 2013 which helped earn his name in the dance world. The first single off the album is called ‘Love Sublime,’ and can be heard below. Be on the look out for U.S. tour dates coming soon!
Pre-order ‘Glow’ here!
Maurice ‘Mobetta’ Brown has dropped his debut album ‘Maurice vs. Mobetta‘ last week! It is the first project featuring Maurice not only presenting his iconic horn sound, but also producing and spitting rhymes as well. The album features many other great artists, such as Jean Grae on ‘Back At The Ranch.’ Watch the video for this song below, and buy the full album today!
Buy ‘Maurice vs Mobetta’ on iTunes here!
Quilt has premiered it’s music video for the single ‘Tie Up The Tides‘ on A.V. Club‘s website. The Boston band dropped their latest album ‘Held In Splendor‘ last month to a much anticipated fan base. Fortunately, the band remained as expressive in it’s music videos as much as they do in their music, and this video will prove that. Watch it below or check out the full premiere via A.V. Club’s website.
Buy ‘Held In Splendor’ here!
Born in Costa Rica and raised in Southern California, Romeo Testa began his musical career at a very young age, playing violin in elementary school and eventually learning guitar, viola, and mandolin as well. At only 18 years old, Testa dropped his debut EP, ‘The End,’ using his brother’s recent passing as a muse for his writing. Watch the music video for ‘With You‘ below, and buy his EP on iTunes here.
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