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The debut track from the Melbourne duo Chloe Kaul and Simon Lam aka Klo was released in March but I only picked it up in the last few weeks. It’s a soothing laidback R&B song not a million miles from the sound of Womans Hour. For their new single ‘False Calls’ the pair go for… Read more »

Posted on July 17th, 2014

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From the same Kitty Cash mixtape Love The Free Vol. II that gave us SZA’s new song ‘Mood Ring‘, ‘Move Me’ from Brooklyn trio Wet has some serious seductive indie R&B grooves going on. Kelly Zutrau gives a moving vocal fittingly for the song title and subject matter. The mixtape drops on Monday in full… Read more »

Posted on July 15th, 2014

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After teaming up recently on Snakehips’ ‘Days With You’, but they also flipped the collaboration prior to that with the London duo provided production for Sinead Harnett’s own new song. Harnett’s track now has a video for it in which Harnett hangs out in various locations bumping to the track. It’s from the N.O.W. EP… Read more »

Posted on July 15th, 2014

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jueuce

London girl trio Juce! are clearly all about the funky summer jams. On their recent tracks ‘Call You Out’ and ‘(H)ours’ they’ve proved that and their new track ‘Burning Up’ tightens up tighter to the synth-funk pop beat. So thanks Cherish, Chalin and Georgia for your commitment to the good times. The band have just… Read more »

Posted on July 10th, 2014

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Australia continues to unearth new musical gems. This time around, Martha Brown aka bAnoffee, a Melbourne singer/producer who has had a few names before (Otouto, Dreamy and Delicious). For her latest project and her latest track ‘Got It’, Brown delves into percussive meandering R&B electronic textures and allows her double-pitched treated voice to sit front… Read more »

Posted on July 9th, 2014

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twigs

FKA Twigs really understands the power of visual. For her video for her LP1 track ‘Two Weeks’, Tahliah Barnett keeps the hypnotic flavour to the video by allowing a slow pan to reveal something subtle but powerful. Twigs sits on a throne in an Egyptian-style temple, looking bronzed, exotic and elegant, singing the words which… Read more »

Posted on June 24th, 2014

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snakehips

London production duo Snakehips have teamed up with singer Sinead Harnett, who has collaborated with Disclosure, Ryan Hemsworth and Rudimental, for a head-nodding beat summer jam, perfect for rolled down windows and hot-baked leather arm rests. The single is out on August 22nd but should be rush-released immediately so it can be played in summer… Read more »

Posted on June 24th, 2014

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As the de facto singer on Alexander Nut’s Eglo Records label, Fatima has become the soulful voice of a lot of the label’s output whether it’s on a collab with Funkineven as ‘Phoneline’ or along with producer Floating Points and his ensemble. The Swedish/London-based singer, whose singing credentials are well established by now, has worked… Read more »

Posted on May 28th, 2014

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Jungle duo J and T hit it big with ‘Busy Earnin’, a song which ushered in the sound of the summer before the season was actually here. Now that the sun is in the air (disclaimer: I can’t be held responsible for presence/or lack of aforementioned sun), Jungle are back to claim it once more…. Read more »

Posted on May 21st, 2014

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