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M83 Premieres "In The Cold I'm Standing" Video, Reissues & Remixes Out Now

M83 Debuts “In The Cold I’m Standing” Video

M83 has premiered a brand new video for “In The Cold I’m Standing,” a track taken from the third album Before The Dawn Heals Us, now available via Mute. The video was originally created for and debuted at M83′s Hollywood Bowl show in September 2013, and is only seeing the digital light:

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Wild Beasts Announce 'Present Tense - Special Edition,' Share "Palace" Remix By Foals, Wild bests will also be playing additional dates with the National

Wild Beasts Special Edition of Present Tense

Wild Beasts are set to release a special edition of their fourth album, Present Tense, on October 14th in North America. To accompany the original, critically acclaimed album is a bonus disc of remix material from artists including Factory Floor, Juan Atkins, Lone, East India Youth, and Sohn, as well as a brand new remix of “Palace” from Foals.

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Future Brown (Fatima al Qadiri, Nguzunguzu, J-Cush) Sign to Warp // Stream New Track

Future Brown Sign to Warp, Stream New Track

In the spirit of a generation weaned on interconnectivity, Future Brown are aggregating, assembling, innovating. Nguzunguzu, J-Cush and Fatima al Qadiri, together as Future Brown, are creating a fusion of rap, grime, dancehall, R&B, reggaeton and all points between, blended with a cosmopolitan affinity for rich electronics and futuristic visual art that could only exist […]

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The Pictish Trail Debut ‘The Handstand Crowd’

The Pictish Trail is pleased to share the delightful new video for ‘The Handstand Crowd’. Taken from Secret Soundz Vol 2. Filmed at his Howlin’ Fling festival on the Isle of Eigg – which took place in July featuring performances from the likes of Jens Lekman, Steve Mason, Alexis Taylor:

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DEPTFORD GOTH announces London ICA show and reveals new track "Two Hearts"

DEPTFORD GOTH reveals new track “Two Hearts”

With his second album Songs due for release on November 3rd via 37 Adventures, DEPTFORD GOTH has today announced news of a London headline show at the ICA later that month. Deptford Goth has also just revealed a second track entitled ‘Two Hearts’ from the album. The piano-based ‘Two Hearts’ is:

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Aural Apothecary & Sub Pop to reissue Flake Music's "When You Land

Sub Pop to reissue Flake Music

James Mercer (The Shins, Broken Bells) formed Flake Music in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1992 with Neal Langford on guitar, Phil Higgs and then Marty Crandall on bass and Jesse Sandoval on drums. Flake Music was a collaborative affair with each member contributing to the songwriting process. From:

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Allah-Las Premiere 'Follow You Down' Video

Allah-Las Premiere ‘Follow You Down’ Video

Allah-Las met while working at Amoeba Music, a key destination for music lovers in Los Angeles. While this experience helped shape their sensibility, their sound was forged in an underground basement where they came together as a band. They began gigging in Los Angeles in 2008, refining their live:

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