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Press Play: Dâm-Funk, Kingdom, Shlohmo, and More

We're not necessarily complaining when we say that our inboxes are inundated on a daily basis with more music than we could ever hope to hear, but it does often pose a problem for us. We mostly just don't have the space or time to share all of the interesting, unique, and exciting new tunes that come our way. In an effort to combat this issue, we've come up with Press Play, a weekly feature that will pull together 10 or so of the things we "missed" into a single post rife with eclectic sights and sounds.

Our first installment of Press Play comes complete with all sorts of sonic mish-mash, courtesy of artists like Kingdom, Shlohmo, Lemonade, Dâm-Funk, The Bug, Groundislava, and JJ DOOM, among others. Get your fill of the remixes, originals, DJ sets, live performances, and more, below.


A 74-minute set of originals and rarities from Fade to Mind boss Kingdom.


Friends of Friends' resident chop-and-screwer Shlohmo does the deed with LOL Boys' excellent new single, "Changes."


As the LA funk maestro says himself, "No rocket science. Just a straight up summer 'glide' 4 U."


Preview two grimy new tracks from The Bug for his new Acid Ragga imprint, one of which features Hype Williams' Inga Copeland.


Jneiro Janel and the metal-faced DOOM show us what's in store on their long-awaited Key to the Kuffs LP.


Taken from Mister Lies' new 7" for Lefse, "Dionysian" is a cut of airy, emotive beat work.


Groundislava teases his upcoming Feel Me album with booming new tune "Cool Party."


Watch Brooklyn band Lemonade perform "Ice Water," a cut from its brand-new Diver LP, live on a New York rooftop.


R&S unveils the surprising a-side of Airhead's new "Pyramid Lake" b/w "Black Ink" 12".


Canadian tunesmith Hissy Fit previews his vocal-heavy new EP for Aufect.


CHLLNGR follows up his Olga Bell remix with a spacey dancefloor version of "Datter" by Swedish producer Bam Spacey.

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