Warpaint have at last announced details of a follow-up to their brilliant 2010 debut, The Fool. On January 21, Emily Kokal, Jenny Lee Lingberg, Theresa Wayman, and Stella Mozgawa will release their self-titled sophomore record via Rough Trade.
Listen to the album’s first single, Love Is To Die.
Erol Alkan teases with a preview from his forthcoming debut solo EP release, Illumination. The track is appropriately titled Bang, and look you can stream it down below. If heavy-hitting acid-drenched Techno is your thing, then enjoy.
The three-track EP is due out late November through Alkan’s Phantasy Sound imprint.
Wet are the latest dream-pop sensation to roll out of Brooklyn New York, and this week they’re streaming their brilliant debut EP over on SoundCloud.
To be honest, I was kind of wondering what all the fuss was about. That was until I heard their song, Dreams. They are going to be big.
Stream the EP in its entirety below, and head over to Wet’s Bandcamp to get your copy of it.
Emily Reo, who recently released her rather lovely debut record Olive Juice, has shared a simply beautiful cover of The Pretenders’ Birds Of Paradise. As covers go, you will struggle to find one as captivatingly gorgeous as this one. Dreamy.
Emily Reo’s Olive Juice is out now on Elestial Sound.
Gillie Amma, I Love You is Four Tet’s contribution to BOATS, a double-disc compilation brought to us by the good people of Everything Is New, an international arts project featuring and supporting Dalit ‘untouchable’ children in south-east India. The compilation will also feature new music by Gang Gang Dance, Rustie, Deerhoof, Bear in Heaven, No Age, Taken By Trees and YACHT.
Stream the beautifully atmospheric Gillie Amma, I Love You below.
To find out more, visit: everythingisnewproject.com
Honeyblood, aka Stina Tweeddale and Shona McViccar recently dropped their excellent debut single Bud on October 21 through Fat Cat Records. I’ve had the track spinning on repeat pretty much from the second I bought it, but this morning I turned my attention to its equally brilliant B-side Kissing On You. It’s another absolute belter of a track from the Glasgow duo. Check it out.
Grab your copy of Bud here. Stream both tracks below.
After that incredible rendition of Paper Trails for Resident Advisor, watch Nicolas Jaar & Dave Harrington (DARKSIDE) perform Freak, Go Home live at Maida Vale Studios.
Psychic is out now on Other People.
Stop what you are doing immediately! Arcade Fire’s incredible new album, Reflektor, is now streaming in full ahead of its October 29th release via Merge.
02. We Exist
03. Flashbulb Eyes
04. Here Comes the Night Time
05. Normal Person
06. You Already Know
07. Joan of Arc
01. Here Comes the Night Time II
02. Awful Sound (Oh Erydice)
03. It’s Never Over (Oh Orpheus)
Watch the lyric video for Afterlife.
Cut Copy release their new album Free Your Mind on November 5 through Loma Vista/Modular. After already sharing the tracks Let Me Show You, Free Your Mind and We Are Explorers, the Melbourne electro-indie outfit are today streaming another tune called Take Me Higher.
Judging by the sound of everything they’ve let loose from it, the album is shaping up to be another quality release by the group. Roll on November 5.
White Denim’s new album Corsicana Lemonade drops October 29. Listen to the Jeff Tweedy-produced Looking For A Place To Start down below, and stream the album in its entirety here.