Benny Smiles has given me one of my favourite tracks of the last month already with ‘Sunday Morning’ (below) but here in a turn into Rubberbandits territory, the Loud Mouth Collective producer combines with Ballz Deep (who wrote the lyrics and sings the tune) and goes for the art heads with an R&B jam about… Read more »
Bonkers video from Seventeen Evergreen aka San Fran’s Caleb Pate and Nephi Evans. Charity shops are dangerous places after all. This tune is from their Psyentist EP on Lucky Number Music. Vinyl and MP3 via Bandcamp. The video is a Terri Timely and Sarah Applebaum production. More info.
A. Samuels – ‘Livin De Life’. Declan from !Kaboogie described this as “like Michael Scott from the US Office in the future crossed with a spam email about gettin loadsa free cash from a prince or something..” I can’t say better than that. This is your new JAAAAAM.
Michael Bolton is now cool forever. The Lonely Island’s comedy album Turtleneck & Chain features Santigold, Snoop, Beck, Akon, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj and Justin Timberlake. Truthfully, this is the best thing on it.
Before this morning, I had heard Jedward’s Irish Eurovision entry one time. Why I would need to hear it again was not up for discussion. I’ve now heard it twice thanks to actually-deadly Trophy Boyfriend’s chillwavey re-interpretation of ‘Lipstick’. I had to check it was the same tune. Gregor Ruigrok says he liked the song… Read more »
Rave till your grave you’re on Youtube. In 1992 I left mining to become a full time DJ. Apart from my producing I also ran one of Europe’s top nightclubs The BYO (Bring your own drink). It didn’t have a drinks license so along with rave culture there was other ways to have a good… Read more »
Your unexpected cover of the day… Patrick Kelleher covers Niamh Kavanagh’s schmaltzly 1993 Eurovision winning hit ‘In Your Eyes’. All together now.. “This woman is a chiiild agaaaain…” Patrick also has a split cassette release with School Tour. Naomi has the details.