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premiere: Alice Ivy shares the video for her joyous new summer jam “In My Mind”

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Australian artist Annika Schmarsel aka Alice Ivy drops the absurdly charming video for her glorious new sunshine soul anthem (and her favorite song she's ever written) "In My Mind", featuring a triumphant and effortlessly cool assist from Ecca Vandal...

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june 2019 mix

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Presenting our newest monthly mix for JUNE 2019, featuring our favorite tracks from the past month from the likes of BEA1991, Clairo, Brijean, Jai Paul, the Stranger Things 3 soundtrack, Burial, + more:

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premiere: stream Brijean’s balmy debut EP Walkie Talkie

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Our intro to Bay Area "backroom disco" duo Brijean -- the project of percussionist Brijean Murphy, who has worked with GvsB favs Toro Y Moi, U.S. Girls, and Poolside, among others -- came via the shimmery, sensuous single "Show and Tell", which sounds a bit like Stereolab gone full-on dreamy disco-pop, Brijean's silky vocals wafting over an infectious tropical groove that feels destined to soundtrack countless pool parties and topdown twilight drives up the coast...

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may 2019 mix

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Presenting our newest monthly mix for MAY 2019, featuring our favorite tracks from the past month from the likes of Erika de Casier, Avalon Lurks, Big Thief, Men I Trust, Lisel + more:

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hear new music from Glass Candy, Desire, and Johnny Jewel in Chanel’s beach-themed S/S 2019 show

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Featuring that new one from Glass Candy, an incredible new Desire instrumental called "Lately" and an unreleased version of their song "Tears From Heaven", Johnny Jewel's "Reach for the Beach", and more:

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GORILLA VS. BEAR x RACQUET MAGAZINE end of summer 2018 mix

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With the 2018 U.S. Open now in full swing and our friends at RACQUET recently dropping the 7th edition of their always stellar mag, we thought it would be tight to mix up some fitting end-of-summer vibes from the likes of Tirzah, Anemone, Channel Tres, Yumi Zouma, MUNYA, and more to soundtrack the new issue. Pick up issue #7 here + listen to the mix below:

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GORILLA VS. BEAR MODERN YACHT ROCK III SUMMER 2018 MIXTAPE

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Presenting the third installment in our series of annual modern yacht rock summer mixtapes: As always, we’re expanding the yacht rock universe here to include more modern sounds inspired by those classic easy listening FM-gold guilty pleasures of the late '70s and early '80s, while occasionally veering off into balearica, pillowy soft funk, sophisti-pop, long-lost obscurities, exotica, and darker forms of hypnogogia. Listen/download + check the full tracklist below:

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june 2018 mix

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Presenting our new monthly mix for June 2018, featuring some of the best new tracks we heard over the past month, from Hana Vu, Chromatics, Dilly Dally, Kornél Kovács, Mr Twin Sister, Hater + more:

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Melody’s Echo Chamber x gorilla vs. bear takeover: le rayon vert

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le Rayon Vert (the green ray), i love all his movies, but this one stuck with me for some reason, the woman's character is helpless, extremely sensitive, romantic and desperate, i love the Jules Verne 'Rayon vert's legend at the end. it's graceful... -- Melody Prochet

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check Sober’s Move For Me summer mix

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Dallas' own Sober drops off a glowing throwback disco mix for GLCO, ideal for soundtracking your impending pool parties this Memorial Day weekend and beyond. Listen / check the tracklist below:

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