Last.fm presents Avan Lava with Spirit Animal “AVAN LAVA’s live show was described as “a trippy MTV Europe Music Awards performance” with energetic sing-along pop tracks and slow R&B-Prince swooners, all while the band’s moves are choreographed by TC, Sonya Tayeh (So You Think You Can Dance / Madonna), Vanessa Walters (Fischerspooner).” Friday, September 21, […]
BUY HERE Tom Krell is the one-man indie R&B show, How To Dress Well. In his sophomore album, Total Loss, the experimental Brooklyn-based singer leaves the heavy distortion in the past with his debut, Love Remains. Still, his shaky falsetto and polished sound remains among the reverb he is known for.
BUY HERE This week, we’re honoring Nate Dogg, Hip Hop’s hook man, who in his life (cut short by unfortunate complications from a stroke in 2011) helped define the G-funk sound of 1990s rap. With his smooth vocals on tracks of some of the genre’s most prolific cuts he garnered four Grammy nominations.
You don’t need a personality test to determine what kind of music lover you are. Today’s rival album releases ask all the right questions for you: Does Kanye West‘s highly anticipated collaborative G.O.O.D. Music album, Cruel Summer get your beat-cravin’ blood boiling? Or do the swishing extravagances of Grizzly Bear move you to press “Buy?”
BUY ALBUM HERE BUY HERE Critically applauded indie-pop band, The xx returns with a well-awaited new album Coexist this week, a brilliant follow-up to their self-titled debut album. Since then, the band has lost a member – second guitarist and keyboardist Baria Qureshi left the group end of 2009 – but hasn’t lost […]
Illustration by Connie Lim September brings new releases complete with hits from Two Door Cinema Club, Cat Power, and some still-tasty summer leftovers. Whether this will be your back-to-school playlist or just your leaf stomping soundtrack, enjoy the Niki & The Dove marathon, Carlos Serano’s sedating Kanye West vs. The xx mix, and a […]
I don’t know if you will enjoy it as much as I do, but I’ve been listening to Lou Doillon‘s ‘Defiant’ song on repeat for the last two days since I saw her (1st) live on Canal+. The song from her 1st album ‘Places’ (already n#2 on the French charts in less than a week) […]
Join Ferry Corsten for the US debut of his Full On Party. Ferry Corsten is an internationally acclaimed producer and DJ from the Netherlands. A storied veteran of the dance music scene, he takes to the airwaves every week on Corsten’s Countdown to deliver his latest picks in the trance and electronic scene. Recently, Ferry […]
DOWNLOAD HERE Disguised by unmistakable youth and porcelain skin, Tom Odell carries experience, heart break, and emotional depth. The British 18-year-old falls into a space that borders James Blake’s minimalistic territory, yet spills over into Alex Clare’s soulful emotionality.