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Röyksopp’s upcoming album Senior is said to be the older, darker counterpart to their previous album Junior. It’s nearly a complete 180 from the happy sounds of Junior. Dark and mysterious, the album takes a much different and dare I say even quite odd approach. Stream the entire album below and pre-order here.
Interesting and somewhat disturbing video directed by Noel Paul & Stefan Moore for Röyksopp’s ‘The Drug’. The single is from their upcoming album Senior due out on September 13th. Stream the entire album over on Hype Machine.
The lovely M.I.A. has announced dates for a North American tour. With her third album MAYA having been released this year M.I.A. has been making some pretty big waves since. Including the signing of Sligh Bells (who released my favorite album of the year, Treats), releasing two music videos, performing on David Letterman and much more. Check her… more
Morr Music has released a few new t-shirts in their online shop. The designs are pretty much exactly what you would expect from Morr, which is a good thing. Simple, yet fun and interesting.
If you haven’t tried Metromint yet I suggest you get to it. This mint water is perfect if you want something a little extra without that sweetened aftertaste that other flavored waters give you. It’s totally natural. No additional sweeteners or preservatives. The water varies mintyness from -2 degrees to -9 degrees. I recommend the Peppermint, Spearming, Lemon… more
This video makes me pretty excited for the upcoming debut album by Bag Raiders on October 1st.
The art of CD cover design has nearly joined the art of record cover design and is all but gone. However, there are still a few people out there doing some pretty amazing designs with their CD releases. Like this design by Pišta Kráľovič for his band The Uniques.
“I made this album cover for my band packed… more
I am pretty sure I have posted about 8tracks before, but recently they updated their interface a bit and I have had a renewed love for the site. The website’s simple, elegant website allows for users to create, share and listen to mixes compiled of all genres of music. A great way to discover new stuff.
Today I got a submission in my inbox that had nothing more than a link to this amazing music video for ‘Wild Boys’ by Jef Barbara. Many videos that try to replicate that retro 80s look fail miserably, but this video was either really shot with a super-old VHS camera, or the effects were very well-done. The previous… more
Just wanted to drop a quick line and let you readers know there will be a two week absence of posting. I am headed out of the country and will be returning the 9th of august. Thanks for reading and check back soon.