darkside

Nicolas Jaar and Dave Harrington are the duo behind Darkside, the project that spawned the glowing minimal groove album Psychic and the subsequent phenomenal live show. Yesterday, via Twitter, they announced that “darkside is coming to an end, for now. we’ll be playing our last show in brooklyn on sept 12.” They also posted two… Read more »

Posted on August 18th, 2014

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txfm

The Nialler9 TXFM show airs every Thursday night at 10pm for two hours. You can listen live on 105.2FM, online, the TXFM app or if you missed it, on the listen back function on the site, as per below. The show starts six minutes in, right after the news in each hour. Playlist Listen: Hour One Jessie Ware… Read more »

Posted on August 15th, 2014

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alt-j

After the Miley-featuring ‘Hunger Of The Pine’ and ‘Left Hand Free’, Alt-J have dropped a third track from their This Is All Yours album due September. It’s a cross between An Awesome Wave style dynamics, English folk, Oompa Loompa chants and electronica with libidinous lyrics suggesting Joe Newman wants to “turn you inside out and lick you… Read more »

Posted on August 14th, 2014

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After two collaborations with Snakehips, Sinead Harnett has just released her N.O.W. EP and it contains this swinging R&B gem. Production is by DEVolution.

Posted on August 14th, 2014

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cove

Cove made an impression at Hard Working Class Heroes last year. The band’s new single ‘Love & Work’, a shimmering digital falsetto-laden electronic rock track has a music video produced & directed by Steve MacD & Greg Corcoran which utilises an impressive array of effects and lights to illuminate the song. The track is taken… Read more »

Posted on August 13th, 2014

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Juan Maclean and Nancy Whang have been on a roll of late, on a series of a singles leading up to their new album, In a Dream, out on DFA Records next month out September 12/15/16. It’s a solid electro-disco groover with Whang providing some stellar vocals. “This is a song about being stuck, paralyzed… Read more »

Posted on August 13th, 2014

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Tahliah Barnett wanted to be a dancer. After begging her mother, she finally went to dance college, where she felt nothing substantial. She danced in big pop videos for Jessie J and Ed Sheeran but she realised it was music was the source of her desire so she became the musician, twigs and later, FKA… Read more »

Posted on August 13th, 2014

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mirrors

When they first appeared, Clu, Sean Cooley and Kevin A. Freeney billed themselves as an A/V duo, which seemed like more of an ambitious mantle, music + live visuals essentially. But, over the course of the last few years, the guys have shown that they meant it through live visual mixes and a burgeoning marriage… Read more »

Posted on August 13th, 2014

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blooms

Louise Cunnane recently released a fine EP of ambient R&B electronic EP in collaboration with Sacred Animals under the name Blooms. Dublin lad Sean Arthur has also released recently an EP, called AHome of Post-dubstep/2-step, R&B samples and ambient synth beats under the name Kobina. Here, the pair team up for a watery ambient electronic… Read more »

Posted on August 12th, 2014

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