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video premiere: Pecas – T-shirt

PECAS TSHIRT

Here's a dreamy, sensuous Valentine's day gift from Pecas, aka Brooklyn-via-Madrid artist Sandy Davis. Pecas' twitter bio describes her sound as "gotha nova" (which we are proclaiming best new genre name), and misty new dream-pop slow jam "T-Shirt" has an ethereal but just vaguely creepy vibe that walks a fine line between seductive and playfully sinister: "I'll wear your t-shirt at night / 'Til the day that I die / I'll never wash it once / Fuck it if I'm crazy / Nobody knows it but me"...

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Liz Harris (Grouper) releases new music as NIVHEK

LIZ HARRIS NIVHEK

After premiering the project live last year at Poland's unsound, Liz Harris shares her deeply meditative, self-described "opaque assemblages of Mellotron, guitar, field recordings, tapes, and broken FX pedals" under the moniker NIVHEK...

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premiere: Maria Somerville – This Way

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We've been entranced for weeks by the title track from Galway, Ireland artist Maria Somerville's forthcoming self-released debut LP All My People, an eerie, vaguely foreboding lullaby that Maria says was influenced as much by experimental, ambient, and club music as it was by traditional Irish folk ballads...

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CFCF shares the first single from forthcoming LP Liquid Colours

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Montreal's Mike Silver aka CFCF shares the lead single from his forthcoming "spiritual sequel" to 2015's The Colours of Life, the soothing, nostalgia-inducing "new age jungle odyssey" Liquid Colours...

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video premiere: Hand Habits – “can’t calm down”

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photo: Aubrey Trinnamen

We're honored to premiere the video for the achingly beautiful and poignant new single from Meg Duffy, aka Hand Habits, taken from their stellar forthcoming LP placeholder, coming soon on Saddle Creek...

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MUNYA – It’s All About You

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We've been totally smitten with Quebec artist MUNYA's dreamy psychedelic pop since discovering her sublime debut EP North Hatley last spring, and her forthcoming new release Blue Pine -- the third and final installment of her EP trilogy -- is arguably her most enchanting work yet...

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listen to James Blake’s new album Assume Form featuring Andre 3000, Rosalía, Oneohtrix Point Never, Metro Boomin + more

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James Blake's glowingly romantic new LP Assume Form is here, featuring a star-studded crew of collaborators, including Andre 3000, Rosalía, Oneohtrix Point Never, Metro Boomin + more. Some first impressions as you listen to the album:

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Anemone shares dreamy video for new single “Memory Lane”

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Montreal's Chloé Soldevila and her band Anemone are gearing up to release their glorious debut LP Beat My Distance next month on Luminelle, and today the group shares another highlight from the record with the dreamy "Memory Lane". While Chloé says the song "is reminiscent of one's unrepairable distance from another", the Laura-Lynn Petrick-directed video, on the other hand, is a "magical friendship story" that radiates a more carefree vibe. She explains:

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listen to Cherushii & Maria Minerva’s dazzling “A Day Without You”

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100% Silk shares the bright and glittery opening track and lead single from the stellar forthcoming posthumous 12" release from late electronic music producer/luminary Chelsea Faith aka Cherushii, and her dear friend and kindred spirit Maria Minerva...

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december 2018 mix

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Presenting our final monthly mix of 2018, featuring some of the tracks that defined the year for us. This month's mix features songs from Tirzah, Men I Trust, Otha, Robyn, Lana Del Rey, SOPHIE, Helena Deland + more. Thanks for reading this year, and we'll see yall in 2019:

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