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Win tickets to MØ with De Lux at the Echoplex

The sultry Danish singer-songwriter MØ (aka Karen Marie Ørsted) returns to Los Angeles with a headlining performance at the Echoplex on Thursday, Oct 16. This highly anticipated performance was originally scheduled to be held at the brand new Regent Theatre (that latest music venture from the Mitchell Frank / Spaceland Presents family), but while the new […]

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Flying Lotus teams up with Kendrick Lamar for new track “Never Catch Me”

Flying Lotus has shared the first single from his upcoming new album, You’re Dead, due October 7 on Warp Records. The new single titled “Never Catch Me” features Flying Lotus’ signature psychedelic beats, along with the vocals of Kendrick Lamar. Fly Lo has always been a part of the underground / indie scene, but it […]

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Pea Soup and silly music making with Beardyman at the Roxy

Last night, Beardyman, aka Darren Foreman, took over the The Roxy Theater in West Hollywood with a crowded room and an enthusiastic audience. He did well bringing a bit of a dance party to the venue. Beardyman performed in his own crazy or self described “silly” way. I spoke with him earlier last week over […]

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Just Announced: Jon Hopkins at Echoplex – Nov. 30

He just played a stellar opening set at the Fonda Theatre with Purity Ring, and now talented producer/musician, Jon Hopkins is headlining the Echoplex on Saturday, Nov. 30! Supporting Hopkins is Clark. Most recently, Hopkins released a new song that he produced titled, “Garden’s Heart.” It features Natasha Khan of Bat for Lashes and you […]

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New Song: Bat for Lashes and Jon Hopkins “Garden’s Heart”

We just caught the immensely talented Jon Hopkins open up for Purity Ring last week at the Fonda Theatre. The budding producer is creating the score for the upcoming film, How I Live Now, and today, he’s shared a special track from the movie’s soundtrack. The song titled, “Garden’s Heart” features Natasha Khan of Bat […]

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Win Tickets to Flying Lotus – Club Nokia – Oct. 26, 2012

A master at making some enchanting electronic sounds and bass heavy beats, Los Angeles producer favorite, Flying Lotus will headline Club Nokia on Friday, Oct. 26 with support from the Gaslamp Killer, Teebs, and Jeremiah Jae. This is going to be a dope show full of insane beats and production! Tickets to Flying Lotus at […]

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Hot Producer Alert: Jonti – Sine & Moon – Album Review

Sydney-resident/Johannesburg-born/Stone’s Throw family member, Jonti (Jonti Danimals) — quietly released Sine & Moon — a very interesting kind of release with a cool story and we’re just catching up with it (released in May). Sine & Moon was never actually intended to be a full-length record, but a little mix he made for the label’s podcast series, recorded on […]

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Hot New Music: Clams Casino Instrumental Mixtape 2 feat. A$AP Rocky, the Weeknd, Washed Out & More

A few months ago we had Tweeted about up-and-coming producer, Clams Casino (Mike Volpe). The man’s got mad beats-and-instrumentals game—melding them together like hot butter to form the smoothest soundscapes set to tantalize the ears of any music aficionado. Clammy Clams is like a magician of beats: he can make any shitty rapper appear masterful […]

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Hot Band Alert: Trust – TRST – Album Review

Just when you’ve heard enough of dark electronica with the same beats, baselines and vocals—transcends the duo Robert Alfons and Maya Postepski to formulate Trust (Maya is also in Austra, their 2011 release was one of our favorites of the year). Representing Toronto, Trust is already in my Best of 2012 list. In recent times, the electronic music scene has gone […]

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Lazerbeak “Lava Bangers” — Album Review

Aaron Mader, aka Lazerbeak, has taken time off from his guitar duties in the indie band The Plastic Constellations to drop his second solo LP, Lava Bangers. The producer and artist has had recent success with Doomtree’s No Kings album, which is a hip-hop collective of like-minded artists (or really high school friends) who are […]

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