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La Blogothèque captured Helena Deland’s exquisite live set at Paris’ ARTE Concert Festival

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Over the weekend, Helena Deland opened for Iggy Pop at Paris' ARTE Concert Festival, and luckily for all of us and our collective wellbeing, the always brilliant La Blogothéque crew was there to capture the magical evening as only they could...

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

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Almost impossible to follow up the best ALBUMS OF THE DECADE list we've seen this decade (SO FAR), but here are our favorite songs of the past 10 years, lovingly culled from a running list of over 500 tracks, all of which we adore...

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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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DEEP SUMMER 2019 mix

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Presenting our latest mix featuring some of the jams we've been listening to a lot this summer, including favorites new and old, feel-good end-of-summer vibes, twinkling late night house gems, and towering pop bangers refracted through misty waves (both chill and vapor). Starring 박혜진 Park Hye Jin, Baltra, Carly Rae, Mag Bay, Project Pablo, A. G. Cook, Jai Paul, the latest from the Mood Hut crew, and much more. Listen + download below:

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GORILLA VS. BEAR MODERN YACHT ROCK 2019 SUMMER MIX

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Presenting the fourth annual installment in our series of modern yacht rock summer mixtapes: this year's mix was loosely inspired and guided by Light in the Attic's absurdly dope Pacific Breeze compilation of late '70s and early '80s Japanese City Pop that dropped this spring, which the label says lands in some nebulous zone encompassing "easy listening with mutant exotica, tilted techno-pop, and steamy boogie bubbling beneath the gloss"...

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2019.5: our favorite albums + songs from the first half of the year

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As we approach the midway point of 2019, here's our constantly evolving recap of our favorite albums, songs, and videos from the first half of an already insane year. In an era when truly special new records seem to evade or evaporate from the internet's collective consciousness at an unsettling rate -- in many cases before they're even officially released -- it's not easy to keep up, but I've done my best...

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CHROMATICS announce tour, share new single “Time Rider”, headlining GvsB VII

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CHROMATICS announce the DOUBLE EXPOSURE 2019 North American tour — their first in over 5 years — and share the video for glimmering new Dear Tommy track "Time Rider"...

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gorilla vs. bear’s SONGS OF 2018

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Presenting our favorite songs of 2018*...

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Gorilla vs. Bear’s ALBUMS of 2018

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Presenting the list of our favorite releases from an overwhelming year, posted up way too soon like we always do:

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Grimes – We Appreciate Power (feat. Hana)

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Directed by Grimes + Mac Boucher. According to the press release, "simply by listening to this song, the future General AI overlords will see that you’ve supported their message and be less likely to delete your offspring":

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