London newcomer KHUSHI has unveiled the official video to his fantastic debut single, Magpie. The tune was sent to me two weeks ago, and since then it has deservedly been getting quite a lot of buzz. It’s a brilliant track and the Ryan Goodman-directed video is equally as good. Watch it down below.
In The Dark is the breezy new release by London four-piece, Being There. It’s a pretty cool, and laid back indie tune that fans of Wild Nothing and Heavenly Beat should really dig. Check it out.
Stream and download the track below.
Chance The Rapper hops on this melodic track that first appeared on James Blake’s album Overgrown, one of the best records of 2013. If this doesn’t give you chills, then you’re not human.
The combination of Chance The Rapper’s menacing bars alongside James Blake’s crooning vocals, over that slightly eerie hip-hop beat create a hypnotic and absolutely incredible track. Do not sleep on this one.
Overgrown was released back in April. Purchase it here.
London garage-rock duo Crushed Beaks have shared another track from their recently released debut EP, called Feelers. It’s an anthemic and very energetic track from a band who are showing a lot of promise. The EP is great too, so check it out when you get a chance.
Nicolas Jaar and Dave Harrington’s eagerly-awaited new Darkside album, Psychic, is out on October 8 through Other People (Jaar’s new label) and Matador. Having already shared the sublime Golden Arrow, the duo dropped another tune off the record today titled Paper Trails. Dig in.
Golden Arrow recently featured on my August 2013 Mix, check it out.
What would get if you mixed Wolf Alice with Caitlin Rose? The answer is Honeyblood, an exciting garage-pop duo who hail from bonny Scotland. Stina Tweeddale and Shona McViccar recently signed with Fat Cat Records, and their excellent debut single Bud is slated for a November release date.
This is an absolute belter of a track, that’s easily one of the most infectious rock tunes of 2013. It’s driven by some upbeat guitar work and Stina Tweeddale’s gorgeous vocals.
You can stream and pre-order the extremely catchy track down below. Warning, it’s exceptionally addictive.
Pre-order the track on iTunes and you get it October 21st.
Ejecta, the new project of Joel Ford (Airbird, Ford + Lopatin) and Leanne Macomber (Neon Indian), release their debut album Dominae on November 4 through Driftless Recordings. Their latest single, the gorgeous Afraid Of The Dark, is a sublime throwback to heartfelt electro-pop and retro synths. It’s sounds fantastic, check it out down below.
Pre-order Dominae here.
When the news dropped that Pusha T and Kendrick Lamar would collaborate on a track for Pusha’s new album, My Name Is My Name, it quickly became the albums’ most anticipated track. Luckily we didn’t have to wait too long to hear it, and now that’s it here, it sounds even better than I could have hoped for.
My Name Is My Name is slated for an October 8 release.