Liverpudlian trio Trudy and the Romance have an infectious sound straight from your favourite party. The love drunk guitarist rasping a melody with a pint and cigarette. No smooth edges and would be worse off for it. The second single … Continue reading Trudy and the Romance release ‘Twist It, Shake It. Rock & Roll’
Djrum offers a glimpse into his debut release for R&S Records. ‘Showreel Pt2’ will be the b-side for the new ‘Broken Glass Arches’ EP set for release November 10. After a string of releases last year on 2nd Drop Records, producer … Continue reading Djrum releases new single ‘Showreel Pt2’ (RS 1715)
Label head M.ono brings the juice back to his label Rose Records after a period of silence from the German imprint this year. Rose Records has been one of many consistent labels putting out jams over the last few years. … Continue reading M.ono – The Royal Juice Cuts No.1 (ROSE011)
The modular synthesist Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, charters a path from birth to death with her new conceptual album ‘The Kid’. Following swiftly on from last year’s solo … Continue reading Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith announces new album ‘The Kid’ with single ‘To Follow and Lead’
New Zealand beatmaker Borrowed CS delivers the latest goods for OYE affiliated imprint Money Sex Records. Label heads Max Graef, Glenn Astro and Delfonic have been … Continue reading Borrowed CS – B.C.$ EP (Money Sex Records M$R011)
Dublin beatmaker Sal Dulu releases a soulful slice of chill-hop just in time for summer with new track ‘Antasma’. With the power of streaming sites, Soundcloud, Youtube and the general Internet, searching for new music can sometimes feel overwhelming these days. … Continue reading Sal Dulu – Antasma
Toronto-based producer and rapper K-HAM CA releases latest mixtape Astro Traveling 2: Albatross Hill, a journey through space and time as he explores acceptance and notions of success. With only a handful of mixtapes to his name, Khadeem Hamilton better known by … Continue reading K-HAM CA – Astro Traveling 2: Albatross Hill
Bombay Bicycle Club frontman Jack Steadman returns with another new track from his side project Mr Jukes, this time featuring the soulful vocals of Charles Bradley.
After announcing the hiatus of Bombay Bicycle Club, Jack Steadman picked up where he left off on his Soundcloud account, over the last six years he has quietly been putting out his own material and remixes including Ol’ Dirty Bastard. Changing his moniker to Mr Jukes, Steadman has already given us a glimpse of his latest album ‘God First’, releasing ‘Tears ft Alexandria’ and ‘Angels/Your Love ft BJ the Chicago Kid’, which sounds like a Gorillaz track that never got made.
The latest cut has to be the best of the bunch so far, sampling a slice from the late American jazz-guitar player of the same name, it’s a gospel-soul-pop anthem. Charles Bradley also returns after taking some time out, recently battling Cancer. Check out the video below directed by Anna Ginsburg & Parallel Teeth.
Check out some of Jack Steadman’s earlier productions from his Bombay Bicycle Club era, sounding more like Joy O.
Best Friend are back to their tricks and give us a glimpse of how their time locked away behind studio doors has been spent. Titled ‘Weekend with Best Friend’, the second mixtape from the London beatmakers marks an accomplished return – available … Continue reading Best Friend release new material: ‘Weekend with Best Friend’
Tartelet Records unveils a shimmering rework courtesy of resident Danish beatmaker Uffe for the first in their White Label Series. Copenhagen based producer Uffe returns to … Continue reading Uffe – Love Is Everywhere (TARTW001)