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The best of the month in a playlist featuring Future Islands, Metronomy, How To Dress Well, Ships and more.

The tracks: Future Islands – ‘Seasons (Waiting On You)’ Ships – ‘Space Inside’ Shamir – ‘If It Wasn’t True’ Sylvan Esso – ‘Coffee’ Juce – ‘Call You Out’ SZA – ‘Babylon’ How to Dress Well  - ‘The Words I Can’t Remember’ Future – ‘Move That Dope’ Talos – ‘Tethered Bones’ Hundred Waters – ‘Cavity’ Mykki… Read more »

Posted on March 31st, 2014

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A 2-hour highlights reel including St. Vincent, Jungle, Little Dragon, The Gloaming, Shlohmo, Villagers, Hozier, Angel Olsen.

The tracks: The Gloaming – ‘Sailor’s Bonnet’ (live) Hundred Waters – ‘Down From The Rafters’ Jungle – ‘Busy Earnin’ Shlohmo and Jeremih – ‘No More’ St. Vincent – ‘Prince Johnny’ New Jackson – ‘Satisfaction’ Seven Davis Jr. – ‘P.A.R.T.Y.’ Angel Olsen – ‘White Fire’ Kelela – ‘The High’ Gary Low – ‘I Want You‘ Hozier… Read more »

Posted on March 3rd, 2014

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Girl Band, Warpaint, Krystal Klear, James McMorrow, The Gloaming, Banks, Kaytranada, Beck, Tinashe and more...

The 30 tracks: Girl Band – ‘Lawman’ Krystal Klear – ‘Squad‘ Warpaint – ‘Hi’ James Vincent McMorrow – ‘Gold’ Tvvins – ‘You Better’ Lapsley – ‘Station’ Saint Pepsi – ‘Mr. Wonderful’ The Gloaming  - ‘Freedom/Saoirse’ Andrew Ashong – ‘Love The Way’  A$AP Mob – Trillmatic (feat. A$AP Nast & Method Man) BANKS – ‘Brain’  Francois… Read more »

Posted on February 4th, 2014

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St. Vincent, Burial, Warpaint, Njena Reddd Foxx, Tev'n, Jape, Mmoths, Marika Hackman, Gardens & Villa, Clu, Bondax, Lorde and more...

December was all about End of Year lists so there was still lots of music I didn’t feature on the site last month. Most of it, you’ll find below… The 30 tracks: Tev’n  - ‘Callous Heart’ Marika Hackman – ‘Cinnamon’ Sunken  Foal – ‘As Hot As Fresh Milk’ Chrystyne – ‘Time Is An Arrow’ St…. Read more »

Posted on January 3rd, 2014

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busta-rhymes-q-tip-mixtape

They want to Thank You... with a free download

Busta Rhymes and Q-Tip’s ‘Thank You’ is one of the songs of the last few months and they’ve just let loose a collaborative mixtape called The Abstract & the Dragon. The mixtape has 28 tracks with a lot of them featuring A Tribe Called Quest and couple of Dilla productions. Busta Rhymes and Q-Tip’s own… Read more »

Posted on December 12th, 2013

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Because it's better than most proper albums and has lots of guests.

Flying Lotus hit some arbitrary milestone on Twitter so unleashed this mixtape of odds and ends which is pretty great for a rough draft, off-cuts collection of tunes. I’m currently working my way through the thing but loving the tracks with Shabazz Palaces, Baths, Niki Randa, Mapei (on a DJ Mehdi production) and one just… Read more »

Posted on December 12th, 2013

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Pharrell, New Jackson, Busta, Daniel Avery, Somadrone, Todd Terje, Lethal Dialect, Sampha, Fight Like Apes and... ZZ Top?

The 30 tracks that made the month of music awesome in a Soundcloud playlist with links to where you can find the track. The 30 tracks: Pharrell – ‘Happy’ Busta Rhymes feat. Q-Tip – ‘Thank You’ New Jackson – ‘Of A Thousand Leaves’ Daniel Avery – ‘Drone Logic’ Somadrone – ‘Reckoning’ Katharine Philippa – ‘Pawns’… Read more »

Posted on December 3rd, 2013

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James Vincent McMorrow, Chromeo, Ali Love, Polica, Squarehead, Lorde, CON VOS & more...

The 30 tracks that made the month of music awesome in a Soundcloud playlist with links to where you can find the track. The 30 tracks: James Vincent McMorrow – ‘Cavalier’ Chromeo – ‘Sexy Socialite’ Nadia Ksaiba – ‘Virtual Lover’ Ali Love – ‘Another’ Wave Racer – ‘Rock U Tonite’ Polica – ‘Chain My Name’… Read more »

Posted on November 6th, 2013

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