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Kim Hiorthøy and Drivan to Release Debut Full-Length this August on Smalltown Supersound

Sweden's folky, proggy, dancey, poppy, whatever-y quartet Drivan has finished work on its debut album, Disko, to be released August 18 via Smalltown Supersound. Read more » 

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  • 06/02/2010

Video: Bot'Ox "Overdrive"



New Bot'Ox single "Overdrive" finds the duo mixing up hyperactive videogame synths with goth rock, crafting a song that ultimately sounds like a Euro take on the music you'd hear during the chase scene of an '80s action flick. But can we talk about the video? Read more » 

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  • 06/02/2010

Check Out the New M.I.A. Diss Track with Various Production

The widely followed flame war between M.I.A. and NY Times writer Lynn Hirschberg over a not-so-positive article the reporter wrote on the musician was taken to a whole new level the other day—think Biggie versus Tupac, but if Biggie was a pseudo-political pop diva and Tupac was a journalist. Read more » 

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  • 06/02/2010

Slum Village to Release First Album in Five Years

Seminal Detroit hip-hop group Slum Village is set to release its first album in five years, the partially posthumous Villa Manifesto. Read more » 

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  • 06/02/2010

Listen to the New Ariel Pink Album Right Now

In case you weren't sure, there was at least one specific reason why Ariel Pink adorned the cover of our latest print issue, and that's because the dude is releasing a new album with his band, Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti. Said record, Before Today, comes out in a week, but the LA Times ran a piece on the band today that featured the premiere of the forthcoming album streaming in its entirety. Read more » 

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  • 06/01/2010

Appleblim and Al Tourettes to Release Collaborative EP in June

Somewhere within the spectrum of next-level house, techno, and dubstep lie the sounds brought together by UK producers Al Tourettes (above) and Appleblim on the duo's upcoming new EP, Lipsmacker, for Will Saul's Aus label. The three-track release features two original numbers from the production team, "Lipsmacker" and "Mr. Read more » 

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  • 06/01/2010

El Guincho Set to Release New EP of Remixes and Covers

Two years after Barcelona's Pablo Díaz-Reixa (a.k.a. El Guincho) released his last album of Latin-flavored psychedelic pop music, Alegranza!, the producer is ready to bring the world more of his warped, upbeat analog soundscapes. Read more » 

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  • 06/01/2010

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