Saturday, April 30, 2016
Minneapolis Fraea bring the sexy to the synths scene. With their debut Bend Your Bones the duo of Jesse Daley and Drew Preiner offer a fresh take on electronica dubbed "shadow pop", taking up the space between Polica and tiny deaths. There's a nice interview at Punchland. Bend Your Bones record release show April 29th at Icehouse with Andrew Broder. Check out Fraea's video for "Criminal", directed by Maria Juranic.
Fraea -Bend Your Bones-stream
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
New from Maria Isa before Cico de Mayo, half of the duo Villa Rosa, host of the Latina Theory podcast, she reps for Latinas with "Get It On Sight",produced by Odiño. Off her upcoming new mixtape Dragon Lady, dropping 5/5/2016.
Maria Isa ft. Gym -"Get It On Sight"-mp3
Thursday, April 21, 2016
Erykah Badu drops off another remix, this one from Wintertime's 2015 track "Thru It All." Badu will hit the road this summer for a few festival dates. Minneapolis stay tuned. Ms. Badu graces the cover of Fader.
Erykah Badu -"I Been Goin Thru It All"-mp3
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
The Melbourne, Australian quartet Hiatus Kaiyote recruits Taylor McFerrin who recruits Anderson.Paak for a remix from their latest EP Recalibrations Vol. 1. Premired at Complex.
Hiatus Kaiyote ft. Anderson.Paak -"Laputa (Taylor McFerrin Remix)"-mp3
Friday, April 15, 2016
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
From the late, great J Dilla gets an assist from Nas on the Madlib produced "The Sickness" off J Dilla's upcoming The Diary, a Dilla vocal album made at the turn of the millennium. "The Sickness" was recorded by Dilla in 2001; Nas added his verse in 2016. The track will be included with The Diary as an iTunes exclusive bonus track.
J Dilla ft. Nas -"The Sickness (Prod. by Madlib)"-mp3