Can You Ever Really Know Somebody by The Juan Maclean The Juan Maclean return to DFA with a stand-alone single, bursting with deep house elastic bounce and electronic pop flourishes, married to the deadpan earnestness of Nancy Whang’s vocal delivery. Can You Ever Really Know Somebody is the kind of slinky song that is easily… Read more »
Directed by Gabe Gurnsey. Factory Floor‘s sophomore album 25 25 is out now on DFA Records. “Much like the album contents and lyrics the idea was to leave the video to the viewers / listeners own interpretation, sitting somewhere between abstract and suggestive,” Gurnsey says in a press release. “People tend to apply Factory Floor’s… Read more »
Shit Robot, the alias of Dublin producer Marcus Lambkin, released his new remix EP of his track Is There No End today on DFA Records. The track features narrative vocals brilliantly delivered by Jayson Green, former lead singer of punk bands Orchid & Panthers. Remixes are handled by New Jackson (Hivern, Permanent Vacation) & Khotin… Read more »
After releasing their critically acclaimed sophomore album 25 25 earlier this year, Factory Floor have shared a Jlin remix of one of LP’s standout tracks, Wave. In addition, Factory Floor have contributed to a new Tate commission providing sound accompaniment to a work by French avant-garde artist Philippe Parreno. More information on that event can be… Read more »
Alex Frankel, of the Brooklyn-based duo Holy Ghost!, will release his debut solo EP, Negative Space, on September 30 via DFA Records. The forthcoming EP comes after the release of the Holy Ghost!’s Crime Cutz EP which came out back in April. Listen to the title track from the EP below.
Crooked Man, the project of Sheffield-based electronic producer Richard Barratt (aka DJ Parrot), is gearing up to release his self-titled debut album Crooked Man on September 16 through DFA Records. Appearing on the forthcoming nine-track record is the vibrant, impressively punchy lead single The Girl With Better Clothes, which is available to stream up top…. Read more »
Directed by Factory Floor, and featuring sculptures by the duo’s Nik Void. 25 25 drops August 19 on DFA Records. Pre-order it here.
London’s Factory Floor return on August 19 with 25 25, their second album for DFA and the follow up to their highly acclaimed 2013 self-titled debut. Following the release of their debut album Factory Floor in 2013, the band – consisting of Nik Void and Gabriel Gurnsey – slimmed down to a duo. Following the… Read more »
London’s Factory Floor return in 2016 with 25 25, their second album for DFA and the follow up to their highly acclaimed 2013 self-titled debut. With their music stripped to a mesmerising dance of percussion, fragmented voice and melody, 25 25 captures the next vital stage in the evolution of one of the UK’s most… Read more »
Last December, London-based producer Marcus Marr dropped an EP titled Work, a collaboration with Melbourne-based musician Chet Faker which was released through Downtown Records. He follow’s it up this month with an excellent new single, titled Rocketship, which was premiered by Zane Lowe on Beats 1 and was released this week on DFA Records. Rocketship is out… Read more »