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Konradsen – Dice

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Norwegian duo Konradsen share another softly stunning track from their glowing debut LP, Saints and Sebastian Stories, out October 25th on Cascine. The group's Jenny Marie Sabel says that "Dice", "set the mood and direction for the rest of the record", adding, "It’s a sweet song, and a sad song...

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stream + download CHROMATICS’ stellar new album Closer To Grey

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Just in time for Halloween, CHROMATICS come through with the most pleasant musical surprise of the year with their stunning new record Closer To Grey. While your initial reaction upon hearing the news of the unexpected release earlier today may have understandably been one of disappointment that this isn't Dear Tommy, that feeling fades away about halfway through the haunting "Sound of Silence" cover that opens the record, and the sentiment quickly evolves into "holy shit this is amazing" after hearing instant classic bangers "You're No Good" and "Twist the Knife", the late night, almost trip-hop-esque vibe of "Light as a Feather" and "Touch Red", and the absolutely timeless and gorgeous "Move a Mountain", all of which are among the best things the band has ever done...

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KRAKÓW LOVES ADANA – “FOLLOW THE VOICE”

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Hamburg, Germany duo Kraków Loves Adana share the self-directed video for their striking Johnny Jewel-produced debut single, out this Friday on Italians Do It Better. The group is currently in the studio with Johnny preparing their forthcoming full length to be released sometime early next year, and if it sounds anything like the majestic, undeniably emotional electro-pop drama of "Follow the Voice", fans of Chromatics are in for a treat...

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gorilla vs. bear’s albums of the decade | 2010-2019

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As we come up on 15 years existing as a blog, we are pleased to present our favorite releases of the decade. When we did this back in 2009 — that list still mostly holds up, with a few exceptions — we got Carles to write the foreword. It's a relic of an era that feels like an eternity ago, but one thing he said still rings true: "We have lived through this. Now we shall reflect upon this".

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premiere: Lou Rebecca directs + stars in her dazzling new “Desire” video

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As Paris-born, Austin-based synth-pop artist/dancer/covergirl Lou Rebecca gears up to play her album release show tonight at the Mohawk in Austin, we are honored to debut Lou's beautiful self-directed video for glittery album highlight "Desire", taken from her excellent full-length debut Restless...

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Georgia announces new album Seeking Thrills, shares new track “Never Let You Go”

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georgia follows up one of the best songs of 2019 with another soaring track from her new album Seeking Thrills, coming in January 2020 on Domino. Video directed by Joseph Connor. Watch below + pre-order the signed deluxe red vinyl version of the LP here.

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