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Puerto Rican psych Gods Fantasmes share new video for their single "They Will,"

Fantsmes share new video for “They Will”

Puerto Rican psych rockers Fantsmes have returned with their latest video for “THEY WILL.” The song layers organs, strident, insistent guitars, feedback drones and subsonic frequencies.Violence, ferocity and desire build up into a suffocating ride that is FANTASMES. “They Will” is the second single and video released this year off of the their Thralls To […]

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Twinsmith Announces LP 'Alligator Years,' out May 15 on Saddle Creek

Twinsmith Announces New LP ‘Alligator Years’

Omaha, NE’s Twinsmith have announced, they will release their sophomore album Alligator Years on May 5th, 2015 via Saddle Creek – their first full-length for the label. Alligator Years expands upon the charming surfy haze of Twinsmith’s 2013 eponymous album and “Honestly” single, with the band pushing themselves musically while moving toward a different sound. […]

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Honduras Premiere "Mistake" Video. Announce New York City shows

Honduras Premiere “Mistake” Video

The story of Honduras isn’t necessarily a new one, but if the internet age has taught us anything, new isn’t always better. Friends since childhood, Patrick Phillips (vocals/guitar) and Tyson Moore (guitar/vocals) found each other again in a Bushwick basement where they began writing much of what would become Honduras’ early material, 2012’s self-released debut […]

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Lapalux Announces New Album, 'Lustmore,' Out April 7th on Brainfeeder.

Lapalux Announces New Album ‘Lustmore’

Lapalux knew where and how his sound should change with a second album. As a result, Lustmore feels like a record as compulsively inspired and meticulously crafted. Lapalux attracted the direct attention of Brainfeeder label owner and electronic music icon Flying Lotus in 2010, and was snapped up by the imprint. Acclaimed early EPs were […]

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Mild High Club shares single new 7' "Windowpane." Mild High Club has also announced that he has signed with Stones Throw.

Mild High Club shares single “Windowpane”

Welcome to the Mild High Club. A wayward home for the musical output of Alexander Brettin, a 21st Century Jazz musician from the Midwest who sounds more like Todd Rundgren spilling bong-water on his Macbook than Charlie Parker. Brettin’s been swingin’ around L.A. as of late, playing with the likes of Ariel Pink, R. Stevie […]

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Lotic Announces New EP 'Heterocetera,' available March 3rd via Tri Angle Records.

Lotic Announces New EP ‘Heterocetera’

Berlin based artist/producer Lotic today announces his new EP, Heterocetera, out March 3, 2015 via Tri Angle Records. You can listen to “Heterocetera” below. In 2014, 25-year-old J’Kerian Morgan, aka Lotic, released the ‘Damsel in Distress’ mixtape album that soon garnered universal praise from all who heard it. Consisting of original material and mind-warping edits […]

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Zola Jesus Reveals "Hunger" Video. She has also announced new tour European tour dates,

Zola Jesus Reveals “Hunger” Video

Zola Jesus releases an equally statuesque and frenetic performance in the brand new video for third single “Hunger” off the critically acclaimed album TAIGA, out now on Mute. Director Allie Avital Tsypin / BANGS says, “The video for ‘Hunger’ is essentially a sculpture project…an exploration of a life form: both raw and refined. A negotiation […]

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