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premiere: Giraffage remixes Tinashe’s All Hands on Deck

TINASHE x GIRAFFAGE

Tinashe's excellent 2014 record Aquarius -- one of our favorite releases of last year -- is apparently the gift that's going to keep on giving: despite the fact that she just dropped an excellent-in-its-own-right mixtape of all new material called Amethyst, Tinashe #blessed us earlier this week with the video for the Cashmere Cat-produced Aquarius highlight "All Hands on Deck"...

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video premiere: Bouquet – Stacks on Stacks

BOUQUET // IN A DREAM

California dream-pop duo Bouquet unveils the fittingly understated and serene visuals for their gorgeous new single "Stacks on Stacks." Directed by Jennifer Juniper Stratford, founder of "avant-garde television studio and analog media lab" Telefantasy Studios, who you may know from her work with John Maus + Ariel Pink. Bouquet's excellent, limited In a Dream 10" EP -- mixed by 2015 Grammy winner Cole Marsden Greif-Neill -- is out March 10 via Folktale Records. Recommended for lovers of Young Marble Giants, early Beach House, and dreamy, spectral lullabies. The group has a handful of west coast dates coming up; check those after the jump...

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listen to Jessica Pratt’s new album On Your Own Love Again

JESSICA PRATT ON YOUR OWN LOVE AGAIN

Jessica Pratt's On Your Own Love Again is out January 27 on Drag City. Listen to the record in its entirety now on npr's first listen.

premiere: Lemonade – Come Down Softly

LEMONADE MINUS TIDE

Here's a swirling, shimmery new dance-pop gem that should grace your next poolside playlist, courtesy of Lemonade: the warmly glowing "Come Down Softly" is our current favorite track from the group's excellent new record Minus Tide, and if there's any jam that can soften the blow of this summer's impending end, this is the one...

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mp3: DJ Rashad x DJ Spinn x Taso – Luchini VIP

TEKLIFE TIL THA NEXT LIFE

Teklife founders DJ Rashad + DJ Spinn team up with Taso to flip classics from Wu-Tang, the Pharcyde, Outkast & more on Taso's Teklife Till Tha Next Life; download their very tight Camp Lo rework for free + grab the whole record here ...

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new Jessica Pratt – Game That I Play

JESSICA PRATT GAME THAT I PLAY

Haunting, heart-achingly lovely new tune from San Francisco/LA's Jessica Pratt. Very psyched for a new full-length of Pratt's classic, melancholic folk in 2014; no word yet whether this track will be on it:

video premiere: Cold Beat – Worms

COLD BEAT WORMS

"Worms" is the sweetly buzzing and super catchy (despite some very dark and intensely personal undercurrents) debut single from Cold Beat, the new project from Hannah Lew of the always awesome Grass Widow...

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Blue Hawaii x Yours Truly – “Try to Be”

BLUE HAWAII x YT TRY TO BE

As if we weren't excited enough to welcome Montreal duo Blue Hawaii to GvsB III next month: watch Raphaelle + Agor get vulnerable in this incredible/intimate performance of a stripped-down version of one of the year's most moving songs at an empty brewery in San Francisco, as captured by our friends at Yours Truly...

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Madlib – “The Mad March”

MADLIB

New Madlib track from his super-limited (300 copies) new Rock Konducta white label 45, made exclusively for his forthcoming Zamrock show in San Francisco next month. Read more about the show at Rappcats, and show up early if you want to cop:

video: Jessie Ware x Yours Truly – “What You Won’t Do For Love”

JESSIE WARE x FAITH SILVA

Jessie Ware performs an intimate, stripped-down version of her "What You Won't Do For Love" cover in a candlelit flower shop in Hayes Valley for our friends at Yours Truly.

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