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APR. 10: KXSC FEST w/ FLYING LOTUS + ABE VIGODA + PURO INSTINCT + ANA CARAVELLE + SISTER CRAYON + MORE

April 8th, 2011 · No Comments

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VIDEO: THOM YORKE DJ SET AT LOW END THEORY 3/9/11

March 16th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Photography by Theo Jemison You probably missed out on Radiohead’s Thom Yorke’s surprise DJ set at Low End Theory last week, so you’ll be happy to know that it was filmed! Thom Yorke Live DJ Set @ Low End Theory LA 3.9.11 from Theo Jemison on Vimeo. “We have a very special guest tonight … [...]

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AUSTIN PERALTA: GO THROUGH THE DARKNESS

March 15th, 2011 · 8 Comments

Pianist Austin Peralta has been traveling jazz’s interstellar space ways since he was 15 and his new album, Endless Planets, hangs naturally in the Brainfeeder universe. He speaks now about life and death and the few feelings worth feeling in between. This interview by Lainna Fader and Miles Clements.

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NEW BILAL VIDEO DIRECTED BY FLYING LOTUS FEAT. ERYKAH BADU, THUNDERCAT, AND SHAFIQ HUSAYN

January 24th, 2011 · No Comments

New video for Bilal’s “Levels” directed by FlyLo for Vtech/Plug Research, featuring Erykah Badu, Thundercat, and Shafiq Husayn: FULL SCREENThe Sounds of VTech / Bilal Levels    Lotus, on the concept of the video: I originally wanted to keep visual themes with another video from my last LP called ‘mmhmm’ off of my last album.  It [...]

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L.A. RECORD ASSOC. PUBLISHER LAINNA FADER’S TOP 25 RECORDS OF 2010 (UPDATED w/ VIDEOS)

December 31st, 2010 · 1 Comment

I’m generally not a fan of top x album of the year lists (cause the ones I see on other blogs ignore the massive amount of incredible releases on small labels as well as awesome self-released records) but I decided to do one anyway. Lots of beats and garage rock and most of them are [...]

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DR. STRANGELOOP’S TOP 10 RECORDS OF 2010

December 30th, 2010 · 1 Comment

I asked Brainfeeder astral projectionist Dr. Strangeloop to pick out his favorite records of 2010. Here it is, his Best Albums Of 2010 list. 10. Baths – Cerulean 9. Mono/Poly – Paramatma 8. Daedelus – Righteous Fists of Harmony 7. Caribou – Swim 6. Eskamon – Fine Objects 5. Teebs – Ardour 4. Shlohmo – [...]

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BEST ALBUM ART OF 2010 BY WALT! GORECKI

December 29th, 2010 · 1 Comment

One of the main peeps behind L’KEG Gallery [which caught fire in 2010!], D.I.Y. curator and show organizer Walt! Gorecki shares his top 10 picks for the Best Album Art Released In 2010: 1. Kyle Ranson – Warm Slime (Thee Oh Sees) Walt Gorecki: Kyle Ranson’s work is extremely visceral making him a perfect fit [...]

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POOBAH RECORD SHOP’S BEST ALBUMS OF 2010

December 29th, 2010 · No Comments

The great, wise, and good-looking Poobah Record Shop staff formed one mind and here spews forth their Best Albums Of 2010 list. In no particular order: Janelle Monae The ArchAndroid (Bad Boy Records) Drake Thank Me Later (Young Money Entertainment) 1958-2009 II (a cassette on Ekhein) (click image to hear sample) Infinite Body Carve Out [...]

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TOP TEN L.A. LP’S OF 2010 BY L.A. RECORD ASSOCIATE EDITOR KRISTINA BENSON

December 29th, 2010 · 5 Comments

It is the end of the year and thus time for list-making extravaganzas. What follows is my own favorite albums from L.A. artists (or in the case of Glasser, albums recorded in L.A. by an L.A. resident before that resident abandoned us for New York). Behold, those full-lengths that I hold in highest esteem. —Kristina [...]

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ANNE LITT OF KCRW’S BEST OF L.A. 2010 (+ MORE)

December 29th, 2010 · 2 Comments

photo courtesy of KCRW Anne Litt has been involved with KCRW for fifteen years, and has earned critical acclaim not only for her on-air talents, but also her supervision of the Little Miss Sunshine soundtrack. She’s also the one responsible for the recent appearance of the Black Keys and Sean Hayes on Subaru commercials. Litt [...]

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