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Factory Floor Factory Floor

The gradual transformation of Factory Floor’s music into its crystalline present form has been fascinating to witness. All along, there’s been a semi-visible backdrop of early UK post-punk, along with …

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Larry Gus Years Not Living

1960s sunshine pop is probably never going to stop being an appealing sample source, but there was a short period around 2005 where it really seemed to take hold. Alongside …

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Eric Copeland Joke in the Hole

Eight years after Broken Ear Record, Black Dice’s final full-length for DFA, Eric Copeland has returned to the label that released some of his band’s earliest (and arguably finest) records. …

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Factory Floor "Fall Back"

Made up of three rockers from London with a penchant for jacking beats, Factory Floor doesn’t waste time setting the stage. It’s not about delicate build-ups or atmospheric interludes with …

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Shit Robot "Teenage Bass" b/w "Space Race"

According to legend, Marcus Lambkin (a.k.a. Shit Robot) hooked up with the DFA crew at the very beginning, well before the imprint started throwing lavish dance parties on hotel rooftops …

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The 2 Bears Be Strong

After more than a decade of well-received writing and performing, four critically and commercially successful albums, and even a top-ten hit, Hot Chip has cemented itself as one of the …

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Juan Maclean Everybody Get Close

It’s hard to believe that it has almost been a decade since John “Juan” Maclean released “By The Time I Get To Venus.” That record marked the one-time punk guitarist’s …

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The Juan MacLean "Everybody Get Close"

Word has it that DFA stalwart The Juan MacLean will soon release a digital-only compilation of b-sides, remixes, and rarities called Everybody Get Close on November 8 via the aforementioned …

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The Rapture In the Grace of Your Love

To be frank, no one really expected a new record from The Rapture. It’s highly doubtful the band did either. The quintessential NYC dance-punk outfit kept just about silent after …

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Gavin Russom "Night Sky"

It’s no secret that Gavin Russom is an “out there” fellow. After all, he’s the same guy who littered the early DFA catalog with lengthy, often beatless, psychedelic synthesizer jams …

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Peach Melba Can't Let Go

There’s something about John “Juan” MacLean that suggests he’s a man that feels he has a lot to prove. From 2010’s one-take all-vinyl DJ-Kicks to 2008’s piano-house smash “Happy House,” …

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Peach Melba "Can't Let Go (Dub of Dub)"

Last month we tipped you to the imminent release of “Can’t Let Go” by Peach Melba, a duo comprised of Amy Douglas and John “Juan” MacLean. With the digital release …

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YACHT "Utopia (The Miracles Club Remix)"

About two months ago, YACHT debuted the video for “Utopia/Dystopia (The Earth is On Fire),” the new single from the group’s brand-new LP, Shangri-La, on DFA. With that album out …

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Planningtorock "Doorway (Creep Remix)"

On May 17, the illustrious DFA label will release the brand-new LP from Germany’s dramatic, leftfield electro-pop artist Planningtorock, W. The album’s first single, “Doorway” (pictured above), will drop prior …

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Shit Robot From the Cradle to the Rave

Shit Robot’s debut full-length is also a coming-out party for Marcus Lambkin, the spotlight-shy guy behind the unusual handle. Closely associated with DFA, Shit Robot also embodies the label’s meticulousness: …

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Shit Robot "I Found Love (Edit)"

Excuse the potty humor, but we’ve been more or less shitting ourselves (rimshot!) over the debut record finally coming from Dublin’s DFA mainstay, Shit Robot. We shared TBD’s remix of …

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Shit Robot "I Found Love (TBD Remix)"

It’s quite surprising that Shit Robot, the veteran, Irish-born DFA producer, hasn’t yet released his first full-length, but we’re getting a slight taste of what to expect of From the …

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Holy Ghost! "Say My Name"

While the song title may remind us of late-’90s R&B, Holy Ghost!’s new track “Say My Name” is a pure disco ballad. Shimmering piano and synth washes seep through thick …

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