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Michael Jackson : Xscape
  Yes this is for real. Epic records is getting geared up for the release of late king Michael Jackson‘s posthumous album XSCAPE on May 3rd. It will be comprised of 8 previously unreleased tracks plucked from Jackson’s estate vaults by LA Reid and polished by an elite team of producers headed up by Timbaland. […]

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Cardiknox : Technicolor Dreaming
    New York based duo Cardiknox are quickly making a name for themselves with a down-and-dirty playful electronic pop styling that could be interpreted as a grimier take on Icona Pop.  From their dazzling high-octane 80′s infused soundscapes to the razor sharp vocal hooks of front-girl Lonnie Angle, these two have come up with […]

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Sunni Colón : Voyage/Lightyears
  22-year-old artist and producer Sunni Colón aka Thierry Tetsu is onto some really smooth Frank Ocean-esque magic. On “Voyage/Lightyears” the Los Angeles native take us through his motion starting with a more minimal and emotive “Voyage” which then leads into a bit more of an energetic display giving us his full range in true form. I’d […]

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Sway Clarke II : Secret Garden
  Berlin based Sway Clarke II brings an infectious blend of genre and era with his latest release “Secret Garden.” The tune is anchored in a potent piano that is reminiscient of a “Benny And the Jets” type anthem. Sway delivers his own vocal flair to top the poppy playful beat in the meantime keeping […]

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Jamie xx : Sleep Sound
  New music from Jamie xx. “Sleep Sound” is a little slice of bliss giving way to Jamie xx’s signature appeal with those captivating etherial steel drums and twitchy beats. The producer behind The xx has come to be revered not only by his monumental work with The xx but his solo project as well which […]

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Pharrell : Happy (Woodkid Sad Remix)
  Check out Woodkid’s genius rendition of Pharrell’s “Happy”. The overly- ecstatic and catchy tune that’s tunneled its way into our psyche whether we like it or not extends a new charm and emotion that we have  yet to hear.     Follow TRENDLAND on soundcloud

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Ben Khan : Youth
  BUY 1992 EP HERE   The latest from London based R & B connoisseur Ben Khan. The track entitled “Youth” dropped last week in anticipation of his EP 1992—expected to release on May 5th. I can’t help but associate Ben to the amazing talented and reclusive Jai Paul as their syncopated hi-fi sound crosses […]

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Fakear : Influential 6
22 year-old French beatmaker Fakear is a gifted student of electronic music, soon-to-be master. Trendland caught up with Fakear to get a little piece of his mind as he breaks down 6 song selections that have influenced his music in one way or another. After all, what better way to really get to know an artist and […]

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Nicolas Jaar & Sasha Spielberg : Just Friends
    New music from the dynamic duo Just Friends, a collaborative effort between Nicolas Jaar and yes, Steven Spielberg’s daughter Sasha Spielberg. The two bring us another delightful track “Don’t Tell Me” via Other People to follow up their previous release, a cover of Leonard Cohen’s “Avalanche”.   Nicolas Jaar is up to his […]

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Zella Day : Sweet Ophelia
  Phoenix, AZ and Mor Mor Coffee House. Clint Eastwood & Westerns equals: Zella Day. B3SCI Records April 7.   Her contemporary downtempo folk with an urban flair is magnetic while resonating with the likes of Lilly Allen, Lana Del Rey, and Sia. Zella Day sums it up herself in this dark and elusive descriptor on her band […]