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Rihanna: Kiss It Better (Four Tet Remix)
We've been waiting for the official "Kiss It Better" remixes since hearing Four Tet release his into the desert air at FORM Arcosanti last month, during his DJ set in the amphitheater. It's now available, along with Kaytranada, R3hab (whose take on...
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Premiere: Soul Clap Remixes Nick Monaco's "Physical Therapy"
Nick Monaco likes to bare it all, but it's been a journey. His first EP was titled Naked is My Nature, and now he's set to release his full-length Half Naked on 10 June, on Soul Clap and Wolf + Lamb's new-ish collaborative label Crew Love (the...
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Nosaj Thing: N R 2 The mostly enigmatic LA-based beatmaker Nosaj Thing (aka Jason Chung) has something for the fans. After three intensely personal albums, he's releasing No Reality, an EP that finds the artist pushing himself to overthink less...
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D.R.A.M.: Don't Let D.R.A.M. Be A Hot Boy (Missy Elliott Remix)
Proving once again Missy Elliott's brand of music has literally no sell-by date, Virginia artist D.R.A.M. (aka Shelley Massenburg-Smith) has remixed her sublimely perfect Timbaland-produced "Hot Boyz" (from her 1998 album Da Real World) and taken the...
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Shura: Touch (Four Tet Remix)
It's certainly our lucky day: spoke-singer for confessional heartache Shura announces her debut album, with an internet-age-appropriate title,Nothing's Real. It includes already released tracks "2Shy," "White Light" and "Touch"—the latter which got...
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Tyler, The Creator feat. Kali Uchis + Austin Feinstein: Perfect From Tyler, the Creator's 2015 album Cherry Bomb, the second half of "Fucking Young / Perfect" comes to life in a new music video, directed by his alter-ego Wolf Haley. While Tyler, the...
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Rudimental feat. Ed Sheeran, Big Sean + Vic Mensa: Lay It All On Me (Remix)
Big Sean and Vic Mensa joined forces with east London collective Rudimental (aka Piers Agget, Amir Amor, Kesi Dryden, Israel Lochhead and DJ Locksmith) for a super-fresh sounding remix of their track "Lay It All On Me"—which also features Ed Sheeran...
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Hall & Oates: She's Gone (Dave Harrington Disco Dub)
Dave Harrington (of duo Darkside) offers a musical advent calendar for the holidays: 12 days of remixes and edits that he's been playing in DJ sets. For the 11th day, Harrington has uploaded his edit of "She's Gone" that will have you dancing your...
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Jehnny Beth + Julian Casablancas: Boy/Girl Julian Casablancas and Jehnny Beth of Savages rock out in their cover of an '80s punk track from Danish band Sort Sol and American singer Lydia Lunch, "Boy/Girl." It's a fierce duet that's rough around the...
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Róisín Murphy: House of Glass (Maurice Fulton Remix)
Róisín Murphy's already stunning "House of Glass" from her album Hairless Toys just got a glittery makeover courtesy of US-born, Australia-based DJ and producer Maurice Fulton. A house music veteran, Fulton has added plenty of slap bass onto the track...
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Missy Elliott feat. Pharrell Williams: WTF (Where They From) Flashy, playful and high-energy, "WTF (Where They From)" is classic Missy Elliott. A snippet of the track—a collaboration with Pharrell Williams—was released a while back, but today the...
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Yoko Ono: Forgive Me My Love (Death Cab for Cutie Remix)
As a sequel to Yoko Ono's 2007 album Yes, I'm a Witch, the cleverly named Yes, I'm a Witch Too will feature musicians like tUnE-yArDs, Miike Snow, Cibo Matto and Portugal. The Man remixing and covering her back catalog. The first track to be revealed...
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Life Sim: IDL PC Music has stayed mostly quiet this summer but finally rewarded those patiently waiting with a new track, "IDL," from the mysterious artist Life Sim (whose IRL identity has yet to be disclosed). The simple electronic instrumental...
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Tame Impala: Let It Happen (Soulwax Remix)
Unusually for a rock song, Tame Impala's "Let It Happen" is a dancefloor jam in and of itself. But Soulwax turns down the lights and gets the disco ball spinning with drum machine breakdowns, arpeggiated synths and more—extending the song even further...
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Son Of Sun: Whispers (Soul Clap Remix)
Boston-based DJs Soul Clap have been making feet move and hips grind with their ever-evolving explorations of funk, disco and house, and their strength lies in teasing out the dance potential lying dormant in other tracks. Their latest re-work is of...
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Sia: Big Girls Cry (E.A.S.Y. Remix)
Sia's mega-star status may have only been solidified globally in the last few years, but the truth of the matter is she has long been creating music of remarkable depth and power. And with this caliber of craft at their core, Sia's dynamic tracks lend...
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The Juan Maclean: Love Stops Here
"We love songs that build, measure after measure—beat after beat. The type of songs you listen to a dozen times in a row to pinpoint the exact turning point from slow burn into a jam. This comes a lot from our years spent as Finger On The Pulse DJs...
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Swim Team: Clairvoyant
LA label Hit City USA released the first singles for San Diego newcomer Swim Team this week, both of which are the upshot of a broken synthesizer. Accustomed to playing guitar or keyboards in bands, when Swim Team's Caleb Chial happened upon the synth...
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Redlight: 9TS (90s Baby)
As one half of Berlin duo Africaine 808, Nomad has become famous for his Vulkandance parties in the German capital. The DJ (and painter) ventured to NYC this week to treat audiences to his crate-digging style of deep house that draws on rare and obscure...
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Gabriel Garzón-Montano: 6 8 (Lord RAJA Remix) On his EP Bishouné: Alma del Huila (off NYC imprint Styles Upon Styles), Gabriel Garzón-Montano reminds listeners what instruments, not computers, are capable of doing. The SUNY Purchase Conservatory...
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Gabriel Garzón-Montano: 6 8 (Lord RAJA Remix)
On his EP Bishouné: Alma del Huila (off NYC imprint Styles Upon Styles), Gabriel Garzón-Montano reminds listeners what instruments, not computers, are capable of doing. The SUNY Purchase Conservatory of Music grad sings and plays every single note...
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Campos Neto: Dia Benga (Nomads VIP Edit)
ListenUp is a Cool Hunting series published every Sunday that takes a deeper look at the music we tweeted throughout the week. Often we'll include a musician or notable fan's personal favorite in a song or album dubbed #PrivateJam. Hear them all in...
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Sylas: Shore
If you've never heard of Sylas, take note. The London-based duo's debut EP features none other than the legendary Brian Eno, who they collaborated with after a chance encounter. It's no wonder Eno got involved—we haven't stopped listening to "Shore...
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Sylas: Shore If you've never heard of Sylas, take note. The London-based duo's debut EP features none other than the legendary Brian Eno, who they collaborated with after a chance encounter. It's no wonder Eno got involved—we haven't stopped listening...
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Ja Ja Ja Festival 2014 Preview
Gearing up for its second iteration in London, Nordic music showcase Ja Ja Ja Festival prepared a 15-track Spotify playlist of their featured acts. The array of international music kicks off with headliner Emiliana Torrini (of Iceland) and her spacious...
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