Diplo Spotted In Studio with Lil Yachty & Juice WRLD

Diplo was just photographed back in studio with a couple of his favorite collaborators, Lil Yachty and Juice WRLD. It’s an exciting time for hip hop and EDM — and a huge, triple-threat production like the one teased here is bound to go viral. While little is known about their studio session, @chrislongfilms was there to capture…

Joyce Manor: Million Dollars to Kill Me

Even in the surprisingly experimental context of recent emo-leaning indie rock, Joyce Manor have always depended upon an impressive versatility. An accelerated, bashing cover of the Buggles’ “Video Killed the Radio Star” served as the theoretical centerpiece of 2012’s Of All Things I Will Soon Grow Tired, while the band’s 2014 breakthrough, Never Hungover Again,…

The Chills: Snow Bound

A happy man is a platitudinous man. In his sixth decade, the Chills’ Martin Phillipps sounds this note of wary optimism. “Even bad sugar makes bitter taste sweet” goes the first chorus of Snow Bound, his classic New Zealand pop band’s sixth album in thirty years, barely a minute in. The same songwriter who penned…

Ghastly Releases Adult-Rated New Track “This Song Scares People”

Having released his debut album only five months ago, Ghastly is already back with another tune, though it’s rather intense and very short. At just barely over two minutes, there’s hardly even time to strap yourself in before “This Song Scares People” unleashes itself upon you. Ghastly doesn’t mince words, letting people know right off…

new Grimes – Hilda theme

Listen to Grimes‘ sweet theme song for Luke Pearson‘s enchanting new animated Netflix series Hilda below: Continue reading… Source: http://www.gorillavsbear.net/new-grimes-hilda-theme/

NMF Roundup: Shiba San and Tim Baresko do sound systems dirty, Yaeji flips Charli XCX into minimal magic, Julian Gray immerses with top-shelf atmospheres + more

by: Asher Norris Sep 21, 2018 The most important day of every week: New Music Friday. As each week brings a succession of new music from some of electronic music’s biggest artists, here’s a selection of tracks that shouldn’t be missed. Recent mau5trap signee Julian Gray brings top-shelf melodies and atmospherics on “Paper Planes.” The track hits…

Dexter’s Beat Laboratory Vol. 57

by: Robyn Dexter Sep 21, 2018 Dexter’s Beat Laboratory is a weekly collection of songs from DA managing editor Robyn Dexter. With a taste that can only be described as eclectic — to say nothing of a name that lends itself to punnery — DA is happy to present a selection of tracks personally curated by Dexter for your listening…

TDE Shares Release Date for Reason’s ‘There You Have It’ Debut

Next up on the TDE release schedule? REASON. Last month, Top Dawg Entertainment introduced Reason as the latest member of the roster with the release of his new single, “The Soul.” And now, after re-releasing a couple tracks off a free album he dropped in 2016, the Carson, CA spitter is ready to step up…

Miss World – “Don’t U Wanna Be Me Sometime?” Video

London garage rocker Natalie Chahal has got herself a pretty good gimmick going as Miss World, a more-superficial-than-meets-the-eye persona informed by Instagram and reality TV. We were big fans of “Carb Yr Enthusiasm,” the gluten-free lead single from her upcoming debut album Keeping Up With Miss World. It’s only a week away now, … More…

4 New Ways To Beat The Facebook Algorithm

It’s been several months since Facebook made massive changes to its News Feed algorithm, changes which made it much harder for music marketers to utilize the platform for promotion. Now that brands have had some time to grapple with this thorny new social media beast, we’re taking a look at four different ways to beat…

Vessel transmogrifies his sound once again, announces new album Queen of Golden Dogs

Photo: Christalla Fannon Biological rebirth isn’t officially in the technological cards just yet for humanity, but in lieu everyone becoming their own veritable Jesus Christ with terminator arms, some people are satisfying their desire for renewal through more practical means. Vessel — a.k.a. Sebastian Gainsborough — remarked in a 2015 interview about his impulse to “start…

Spotify Tests Personalization Of Editor Curated Playlists

Spotify is testing the addition of individually personalized tracks to existing editor curated playlists, multiple sources tell Hypebot. In one example, tracks which Spotfy’s believes would fit the taste of a particular user were added  to an official Spotify hand curated workout playlist.  The test is rolling out to select users globally and only on…

Attracting More Views On Your SoundCloud Releases

For musicians, growing a solid reputation on SoundCloud is key, as the platform provides opportunities to take their work to the next level, although the way in which they manage their account can often have as much of an impact on their success as the music itself. ________________________ Guest post by Bo Turner from the Repost…

Ticketmaster Responds To Scalper Collusion Exposé

After an undercover investigation appeared to show that, contrary to an anti-scalping pubic posture, Ticketmaster is courting ticket brokers and profiting from them, the Live Nation owned ticketing giant has responded. _____________________ “We do not condone the statements made by the employee as the conduct described clearly violates our terms of service.” The full statement…

Richard Swift :: The Hex

Richard Swift was no stranger to singing about death. “Everyone knows when they’re gonna die,” he crooned, nearly a decade ago. Though absurdist comedy often obscured the fact, death loomed over many of Swift’s best songs. In them, tombs were sealed up, ages came to an end, and people were left behind to cry in the…