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premiere: stream Amelia Airhorn’s glorious love letter to NYC nightlife

AMELIA AIRHORN

Skylar Spence + the Knocks combine forces as supergroup/alter-ego Amelia Airhorn to drop an immersive, character-filled, starry-eyed love letter to NYC nightlife, teeming with summertime nostalgia, familiar samples, channel-surfing interludes, New York hip-hop, and straight up euphoric hands-in-the-air disco-soul...

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stream DIANA’s Familiar Touch

DIANA FAMILIAR TOUCH

DIANA's beautifully sumptous and healing new full-length is out this Friday, but you can stream the whole thing now, courtesy of Hype Machine. Listen to Familiar Touch below, and pre-order the record on 12" here.

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Yves Tumor – The Feeling When You Walk Away

YVES TUMOR

Here's some intense late-night yearning and soul-baring from Turin-via-Tennessee artist Yves Tumor: the spectral, achingly soulful "The Feeling When You Walk Away" has been floating around the internet for a few years -- I think we first heard this one from the Portals homies back in 2013 -- but the song will appear in this haunting incarnation on Yves Tumor's debut LP Serpent Music, out later this month via Berlin label PAN...

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premiere: Bludwork – Axiom Voicings

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What does it even mean to describe a sound as "vibey"? We're not sure, but we know it when we hear it. Anyway, that's one of the key descriptors from noted purveyor of vibes 100% Silk's press release for Nightmare, the new record from Long Beach, California's Bludwork...

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download Kadhja Bonet’s widescreen instant classic “Honeycomb”

KADHJA

Fat Possum continues its winning streak of late (see that new Hoops EP) with the announcement of the magical, genre-defying debut LP from hyper-talented multi-instrumentalist and possible time traveller from the future Kadhja Bonet...

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hear an achingly beautiful song from Cindy Lee’s new MALENKOST cassette

CINDY LEE ALWAYS LOVERS

Cindy Lee, the experimental pop project from former Women guitarist/singer Pat Flegel, follows up one of the best albums of 2015 with MALENKOST, an 11-song cassette release on Vancouver label Isolated Now Waves...

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new Leon Bridges – River

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As Fort Worth's Leon Bridges continues to take the world by storm, he drops one of our favorites from his forthcoming debut LP Coming Home, the stark and timeless southern gospel-soul spiritual "River"...

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premiere: Leon Bridges – Lisa Sawyer

LEON BRIDGES x ERIN MARGARET RAMBO

Leon Bridges takes us back again with some real Sam Cooke-era Soul Stirrers vibes on "Lisa Sawyer", a tender, beautifully nuanced, vintage doo-wop soul ballad -- and Jessie Ware's favorite jam -- that Leon penned as a loving ode to his mother...

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Honey Ltd. – “Silk and Honey”

HONEY LTD

The world's greatest reissue label continues to unearth unreal lost gems, this time in the form of the first ever reissue of the amazing complete recordings from Lee Hazlewood's '60s girl group, Detroit's Honey Ltd...

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mp3: Black Milk – “Computer Ugly Ugly / Why Worry”

SYNTH OR SOUL BLACK MILK

Fresh off one of the year's best hip-hop singles to date, Detroit's Black Milk is set to drop one of the very few essential Record Store Day releases from this year's selection, in the form of his vinyl-only Synth or Soul 12"...

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