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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 […]

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BEA : Breadwinner
  We are onto another version of Rhye at the moment. Add Bea to the list of stellar low profile up and comers. Her track Breadwinner has hit nearly 20k plays in 10 days from its soft release on Soundcloud earlier this month. Available for download March 27, Breadwinner gives listeners a glimpse into this siren’s vocal […]

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Terry Poison : Man After Man
  Hailing from Israel, Terry Poison racks up fans most recently after their debut at SXSW. The futuristic trio and their potent A-game analogue synths plus lyricism is reserved for only eclectic, dedicated sound savants. A band of technology and riveting musical backgrounds — not to mention cultural background layers (Russia, Norway, Greece) – Louise […]

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Grand Analog : Wild Animal Print
Grand Analog just bumped Toronto up a notch as they lay down top shelf beat with indie hip-hop on Modern Thunder (Feel Up Records). Odario Williams, Warren Bray, Alister Johnson, TJ Garcia definitely shake it up with modern beatboxing and killer scratch. You can’t ignore the underlying sounds of The King of Pop which tap […]