Does Amanda Jo Williams have a new look? Balding, bearded, standing a few feet shorter than she does in memory? We recognize the cowboy boots and that singular country hellcat voice of hers… but something’s different about her face. Ok, ok… That’s Don Black of Ghiant lip synching to the new AJW smash hit,”2000Hell” (mp3 [...]
May 15th, 2013 · 4 Comments
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Thundercat debuts a party jam off his upcoming album, Apocalypse.
May 6th, 2013 · No Comments
Adult Swim offers a free compilation featuring Thee Oh Sees, King Tuff, The Gories, JEFF the Brotherhood, King Khan, Weekend, and more.
February 18th, 2013 · 1 Comment
Brooklyn-based record label and art collective Famous Class’s latest split 7-inch features Cass McCombs and White Magic. Cass’s tune delivers a proper dose of McCombsian brooding and the piano on White Magic’s contribution is sort of upbeat, almost as if White Magic wrote the theme song for Charlie Brown on the moon. LIKE! TRACKLIST Cass [...]
February 12th, 2013 · No Comments
DaM-FunK re-freaks Toro Y Moi‘s “Say That.” Giving this a good listen, we venture to believe that to “re-freak” something means to strip it of its clothing and make it dance. —Daiana Feuer
October 23rd, 2012 · No Comments
Ale Cohen (Pharaohs/Dublab) and Matt Gangi are making music together as Ivory Fields. Now here’s an unexpected union that seems real nice from what we hear so far—their styles pulling each other into a fun new shape, like a balloon that is suddenly a dog with a waggly tail. Want to imagine the conversation that [...]
September 24th, 2012 · No Comments
L.A. RECORD welcomes guest DJ from Ghana BBRAVE to the FEVER party at Los Globos. Here’s a live set from Metro54 Festival to warm your whistle with, recorded live in Amsterdam a few weeks ago.
September 4th, 2012 · No Comments
Tanline by sangabriel The first time the gun went off in San Gabriel’s “Tanline,” all the plates and cups on my table started shaking their asses. By the time the second shot was fired, it was like a kinky spring break meets the kitchen scene from Beauty and the Beast. It got so dirrrrrty in [...]
May 7th, 2012 · No Comments
This tickles my vampire. I feel like walking to a cemetery in a wet forest. Look out for the “We Are On Fire” 7-inch this June 5th. David Sitek recorded the single, and Antony Hegarty lends his own ghostly form to the B-side, “Tearz For Animals.” I’m going to go drain a creature of its [...]
March 22nd, 2012 · 2 Comments
Here are some great tunes to get your body revved up for life courtesy of DJ duo Young Adults. Young Adults is spinning at FEVER party #2 at Los Globos on Tuesday, March 27. As part of a nearly endangered breed of all-vinyl mixologists, Young Adults let the records play in this ADD-riddled digital age. [...]