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Metric: ‘Synthetica’ Album Review
BUY ‘SYNTHETICA’ HERE   BUY HERE   Album after album, and ten years re-inventing indie rock, Emily Haines’ Metric proves they have not yet hit their expiration date. Synthetica (now available on iTunes) returns as the 5th album

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“Big Spender” – Theophilus London & A$AP ROCKY
  Indie hip-hop artist Theophilus London recently spent some time in the studio with ASAP Mob member ASAP Rocky (Rakim Mayers). The result is this oh-so-fresh hiphop track turned jazzy with this Shirley Bassey sample from the same-titled song.

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The Mynabirds: Body of Work
FREE HERE Transporting combat boots and toucans through the pop forest, the musical chief of The Mynabirds, Laura Burhenn, unleashes Body of Work with a punch.

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Emeli Sandé: Heaven
BUY HERE As the novelty fades on the overload of tropical vacation tunes, and ethereal samplers this year, the music industry migrates back to pop, pining for the next sure success. Capitol Record’s Emeli Sandé is just the answer.

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Dan Le Sac: Play Along
BUY HERE Straddling hip-hop and electro-R&B, UK designer DJ Dan Le Sac drops his fresh single “Play Along,” as an intro to his July 9th debut album release (self-produced via Sunday Best). Featuring feline vocalist Sarah Williams White,

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Taali M + Pierre-Christophe
At the intersection of Photoshop, Africa and electro-pop, the creative forces of music artist Taali M and art director Pierre-Christophe Gam have birthed a sound-visual kingdom.The layers stretch far deeper than the art files themselves, as both artists with unique stories bring forth much more than a band page on this 6-month project, released last […]

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Die Antwoord Presents “Baby’s On Fire”
Die Antwoord’s latest music video has hit the web and the South African rap-rave crew comprised of Ninja and Yo-Landi Vi$$er take us on a fictionalized peek into family dynamics in Guateng, South Africa. “Baby’s On Fire” depicts the duo as brother and sister; Ninja shows his protective side as he goes after Yo-Landi’s suitors […]

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Summer Camp: Always
BUY HERE UK pop duo, Summer Camp has returned with their energetic new EP, Always, out July 10th via Apricot Recording Company/Moshi Moshi. 80′s electro at its core, title track, “Always” maintains a purely fun, uptempo beat to match the optimistic lyrics: “We’ll always be together! We’ll always be together!”

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MS MR: Hurricane
  FREE DOWNLOAD HERE   On the crowded shores of deviant-pop, there stand an ambitious cult of music artists laboring over perfect pitches, mechanical textures and absolute anonymity. MS MR  may as well be at the head of the table with “Hurricane.” 

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Beck ft. Jack White: I Just Started Hating Some People Today
If anyone can convince us that front porch country-rock is the new high, leave it to Beck and Jack White.