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Pacific Coliseum – Ocean City

PAC COL OCEAN CITY

Just in time for the start of spring, Jamison of Teen Daze shares the transportive, hazily glistening balearic vibes of the lead single and title track from the debut of his new project, Pacific Coliseum...

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100% Electronica reissues SOFTWARE’s 1988 LP Digital-Dance

SOFTWARE DIGITAL-DANCE

George Clanton's 100% Electronica label is set to reissue Digital-Dance, the obscure and transportive 1988 LP from German duo SOFTWARE. Warm, sparkling tropical island vibes, described as "the holy grail of german berlin-school balearics", so you know it's right up our alley...

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premiere: download Peaking Lights’ radiant new disco jam “Conga Blue”

CONGA BLUE

LA duo Peaking Lights usher in spring with a glorious new psych-disco jammer: the balmy, epically grooving "Conga Blue" beams with the kind of feel-good tropical/cosmic vibes that the group always does so well, and will see a proper 12" vinyl release this summer (complete with instrumental and a bonus b-side track) as part of a series of singles and 12"s that the duo will be releasing over the next few months via their own Two Flowers label...

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mp3 + video: Recycle Culture’s official remix of Valet’s “Clouds”

CLOUDS_REMIX_COVER

The most versatile producer in the game™ Recycle Culture just sent over his beautiful, swirling psychedelic (official) remix of Valet's "Clouds" — taken from one of our favorite records of the year so far — that we kind of want to listen to on loop forever, complete with a trippy visual accompaniment that he also created...

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Mark Barrott – Sketches From an Island 3

BARROTT SKETCHES 3

Mark Barrott releases the latest installment of his Sketches From an Island (the "island" in question being Ibiza; if you missed it, last year's LP was a blissful Balearic masterpiece): Sketches From an Island 3 is a glowing, breezily tropical summer gem, and it's a perfect transportive complement to that new Domenique Dumont record we can't stop bumping...

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premiere: Postiljonen ushers in summer with soaring new single “Wait”

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Sweden's Postiljonen follow up their 2013 soft-Balearic-dream-pop masterpiece Skyer with a sweeping, sumptuous new summer night jam, inspired by "the Balearics, widescreen cinema and massive 80s pop anthems...

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Recycle Culture – AYA

RECYCLE CULTURE // AYA

Add this one to an already impossibly varied and consistently stellar year for the prolific Recycle Culture: soaring new single "AYA" -- which RC calls a "strange oceanic blend of female vocal chant and balearic electro-pop" -- joins that new Taylor Swift remix, Drown Me Up, "Back to the World", In Transit II, the brilliant Doss remixes, Puzzle Logic, etc...

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Atelje – Ode to Studio

ATELJE

Former Studio wizard Dan Lissvik unveils the starry first new jam from his newest project, Atelje. Update: and another track, "Transition":

Recycle Culture – Drown Me Up

RECYCLE CULTURE - DROWN ME UP

As we patiently await the proper release of In Transit II, Recycle Culture soothes + relaxes once again by sending over his latest gorgeous release, Drown Me Up. Grab it here for $2, then just let the peaceful, languorous Balearic waves wash over your bleary lil head:

drown me up by Recycle Culture

mp3 premiere: Anthems – Up in Mine

ANTHEMS

Impeccable timing for this lovely, transportive debut single from Paris group Anthems, which will be soundtracking today's unseasonably balmy 70°+ forecast here in TX. "Up in Mine" is a floating/fleeting balearic pop daydream, produced by Anthems' labelmates and fellow Parisians, Champions League, whose own breezy new single "Ebiza" was one of our favorite late-2013 discoveries...

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