It’s been a while since we heard from the Irish-born New York-based talent Sorcha Richardson. Her last featured track was the superior ‘Petrol Station’. For her upcoming material, Richardson will release a song a month or thereabouts for the foreseeable future, that is generally more personal to her. ‘Walk Away’ is the first of the series.
The 2manyDJs brothers have been cranking up their output of late and there’s possibly a new Soulwax release on the way too. When they’re not showing people what’s possible in club spaces with Despacio, they’ve recently been releasing some of my favourite music from Emmanuelle, Asa Moto, Phillipi & Rodrigo and a new Soulwax featuring… Read more »
Girls Names’ are set to release a collection of remixes of recent work by Mikey Young (Total Control), Broken English Club, Shift Work, Group Zero, and Tom Furse of the Horrors. It’ll be called Revisionism and will be out September 16th. Here’s the Mikey Young remix of ‘Zero Triptych’, the original of which clocks in… Read more »
Thundercat has grown in stature recently, for his work with Kendrick Lamar and his own tunes like ‘Them Changes’. ‘Bus In These Streets’ is a song that sounds like a breezy 70s TV theme but is actually about technological dependence in the 21st century. It’s also a bit yacht-rock in tone. The song is a… Read more »
“We wanted to make a positive, life-affirming video that captures politicians at their election-year best. We got this instead.” – DJ Shadow. The video was directed by Sam Pilling and produced by Pulse Films, stars Igor Tsyshkevych and Ian Bailey, and was shot in NYC, London and Ukraine.
Waterford musician Katie Kim has announced her new new Salt on October 14th. Salt was recorded in Guerrilla Studios and is said to be a departure from previous albums, as it primarily explores the drone side of her music. Production comes from John “Spud” Murphy and one track features Ruadhan O’Meara of No Spill Blood… Read more »
DJ Koze’s remix of Lapsley’s ‘Operator’ is the remix of the summer, a sunshine disco curtain-closer. A 10-minute extended version of the song was released on 12″ but now there’s a video for the radio edit directed by Cherise Payne and conceived by Låpsley. “The video Is inspired by an amazing night after my first… Read more »
Summer weather can’t be relied on, one day it can be scorching, one day torrential. I’m a big believer in surrounding yourself with things to encourage your mood and music to soundtrack the season. Just because the weather isn’t playing ball doesn’t mean your tunes can’t lift you. Which is where Marius Lauber’s escapist debut… Read more »
Formerly known as indie folk band The Ambient Affair, Jamie Clarke and Marc Gallagher have teamed up with Conor Deasy (Biggles Flys Again, Tomorrows) as Divan whose new name signifies a new sound for the musicians. Modern Knowledge was produced by Brent Knopf (EL VY, Ramona Falls, Menomena) and is decidedly more muscular than their… Read more »