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video: listen to the title track from Johnny Jewel’s new solo album Digital Rain

DIGITAL RAIN

Digital Rain is out on January 26th on pink champagne vinyl via Italians Do It Better. Video directed by Daniel Fickle + starring Aletheia Matthews:

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stream CHROMATICS’ 18-song deluxe Cherry LP

As the world waits with bated breath for Dear Tommy, the prolific Italians Do It Better continues to quietly share a wealth of amazing new and/or rare material in 2017. The label just dropped a sprawling new deluxe version of CHROMATICS' 2016 Cherry LP, featuring a handful of reworked tracks alongside the title track and previously released jams like "Hands in the Dark" + the group's dreamy "Ceremony" cover...

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video: CHROMATICS – CITY BEDS

NITE 4

Italians Do It Better is releasing a couple of obscure, long out-of-print records today, including GLASS CANDY's 2006 I Always Say Yes LP on lavender marble vinyl with "5 unreleased outtakes & alternate mixes From the original tapes", and CHROMATICS' little-heard NITE LP, recorded in 2004-2005 before Ruth Radelet joined the band...

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Italians Do It Better release autumn 12″ bundle

ITALIANS DO IT BETTER

Italians Do It Better just quietly dropped a limited new "autumn 12" bundle" on their site, featuring releases from Invisible Conga People, Andrew Douglas Rothbard, and Twisted Wires, pressed on "transparent blue mist, emerald, & fog" 180g vinyl...

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Johnny Jewel releases his Windswept LP on limited vinyl

MILK

Johnny Jewel just dropped his sprawling, excellent (and frankly somewhat overlooked) solo LP Windswept on vinyl earlier today, and the "cherry" red first vinyl pressing sold out in a matter of hours, so he's just released a second limited edition of 1000 records on "milk" white vinyl here...

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premiere: Nite Jewel shares b-sides collection Real Low + new “How It Was” video

REAL LOW

LA electro-R&B luminary Ramona Gonzalez -- aka Nite Jewel -- follows up one of the best records of 2017 with a glowing new 10-track, bandcamp-exclusive b-sides record, featuring demos, alternate mixes, and previously unreleased jams from the Real High sessions (including the absolutely gorgeous "Never Show", featuring string arrangements by Ramona, "inspired by her concurrent work on a film soundtrack"), plus a few tracks from her new Italians Do It Better 12"...

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premiere: Montreal’s Tess Roby releases gorgeous Ballad 5 single on Italians Do It Better

Tess Roby

Psyched to premiere this absolutely lovely new one from young Montreal musician and photographer Tess Roby, taken from her new 12", out today on Italians Do It Better, and streaming below. The pensive, dreamily swaying "Ballad 5" will also appear on Roby's new record, coming later this year on Italians...

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Chromatics share new Shadow video

CHROMATICS SHADOW

After performing the song on the amazing season premiere of the new Twin Peaks, Chromatics "Pay Tribute To David Lynch's "Blue Velvet" & The Legendary Julee Cruise" with this new video for "Shadow", directed by Rene & Radka, and shot in Los Angeles on Valentines Day 2016:

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HEAVEN shares the title track from their debut Lonesome Town 12″

LONESOME TOWN

The mysterious Johnny Jewel-produced group shares the slow-burning and romantic title track (a cover of this classic) from their debut 12" EP Lonesome Town, out next week on 180 gram vinyl via Italians Do It Better. Watch the "Lonesome Town" video by CHROMATICS + check the 12" art below:

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listen to the first single from Johnny Jewel-produced project HEAVEN

HEAVEN

Beautifully seductive and dramatic new track from new Italians Do It Better act HEAVEN. Produced by Johnny Jewel and described as "Teardrop rock...Suicide meets Julee Cruise", with some heavy LDR and Chromatics vibes in there too. "It's Not Enough" is the first track from the group's debut EP, out next month via Italians Do It Better. Video starring Hana Vagnerova, directed by Rene & Radka + edited by CHROMATICS:

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