Amidst collaborations with LA's Flying Lotus and Georgia Anne Muldrow, avant-hip-hop/soul singer Declaime (a.k.a. Dudley Perkins) found time to work on his latest full-length album, FONK. The prolific artist enlisted the help of the otherworldly funk-leaning beat maker Quazedelic to help bring his new record to life, a few tracks of which are available on Perkins' MySpace page now. Read more »
Gomma co-owner Telonius has a new single out, and in celebration, he's also prepared a free mix of some of the best in futuristic, French-inspired, disco-infused house music. Featuring everyone from Headman and Dennis Ferrer to Hot Chip and Susu Bobien, it's sure to please fans of the Gomma sound and newcomers alike. Download the mix here, and check out the full tracklisting after the jump! Read more »
Next week, Scuba's Hotflush label will release the first of two remix EPs from up-and-coming UK duo Mount Kimbie. The original versions of tracks like "Sketch on Glass" and "Maybes" have stayed in heavy rotation for us since their 2009 release, so we're excited to see what producers like James Blake and Instra:mental have come up with when allowed to experiment with Mount Kimbie's original source material. Read more »
One of the holy trinity of new wonky dubstep producers, Bristol's Guido is the first among the crew (which also includes Joker and Gemmy) who will see a full-length record released. Called Anidea, the album follows two trailblazing 12-inches—"Orchestral Lab" and "Beautiful Complication." With album snippets up on SoundCloud right now, fans can whet their appetites for what many are calling the most exciting release of 2010.
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