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Our Girl’s “In My Head” gets a haunting remix from Dream Wife’s Alice Go

OUR GIRL

Stranger Today, the debut LP by Brighton band Our Girl, is officially our favorite record of 2018 that we failed to discover until 2019. The band, led by songwriter and brilliant guitarist Soph Nathan (also of The Big Moon), was relatively slept on here in the States, but received tons of acclaim in the UK for conjuring a blistering union of shoegaze, grunge, and psychedelic indie rock that added up to one of the best guitar records in recent memory...

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Georgia – About Work the Dancefloor (live)

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We've already expressed our love for Georgia's electro-pop anthem / song-of-the-year contender "About Work the Dancefloor", so it's very cool to see her absolutely rip it in this appropriately neon-streaked live session for DSCVR, which looks like it was shot on the set of the original 1982 version of Tron:

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premiere: EKKAH x DāM-FunK – What’s Up

HEY BECKS

UK disco-pop duo EKKAH get a dose of neon-glowing cosmic funk from the legend DāM-FunK on "What's Up", taken from the group's very tight new double A-side single (with the glittery "Space Between Us" on the flip side)...

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listen to Leon Vynehall’s Essential Mix for BBC Radio 1

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photo: timothy francis

Brighton producer Leon Vynehall drops a tight 2-hour Essential Mix for BBC Radio 1, featuring Fela Kuti, Mosca, Can, and most importantly, a handful of great new tracks from his own forthcoming record Rojus. Listen below + get psyched to see Vynehall live in Austin at SXSW on Thursday afternoon at the Tiny Mixtapes + ISO50 party at Mazda + Hype Machine's Hype Hotel with D∆WN, Jlin, and more, right before our official showcase gets underway. Full tracklist after the jump:

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video premiere: Pix – A Way To Say Goodbye

PIX

The enchanting, Dreamtrak-produced "A Way To Say Goodbye" is the auspicious debut from young South Londoner Hannah Rodgers, aka Pix. Here, the song -- with a refrain based on misheard Cocteau Twins lyrics -- gets some delightfully creepy visuals to perfectly match its eerie, dream-like whimsy...

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Nao x A.K. Paul – So Good

NAO

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Fear Of Men – Descent

FEAR OF MEN // DESCENT

Brighton's Fear Of Men unveil a third achingly beautiful glimpse into their long-awaited proper debut full-length (and a contender for our favorite record of the 2014 so far). Loom is officially out April 22 on Kanine, but we recommend copping the limited deluxe vinyl edition on Record Store Day:

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video premiere: Fear of Men – “Seer”

FEAR OF MEN

Beautiful new video from Brighton's Fear of Men, who continue to make our hearts swell with every move, for their bittersweet single "Seer," which remains one of the most achingly pretty things we've heard this year...

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listen: new Disclosure – “White Noise (feat. AlunaGeorge)”

ALUNAGEORGE x DISCLOSURE

The two infallible young UK duos team up for a new single, with predictably brilliant/sexy results. The infectious "White Noise" is out March 24 on PMR, and will also be featured on Disclosure's debut LP, due sometime this summer:

video premiere: Fear of Men – “Mosaic”

FEAR OF MEN MOSAIC

Beautifully shot official video for "Mosaic," the excellent single from one of the best new bands of 2012, London/Brighton's Fear of Men. Shot in a freezing cold church, and directed by Williams & Tardo, with Fear of Men...

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