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Tei Shi x Gorilla vs. Bear takeover: LP – Tokyo Sunrise
There’s nothing cooler to me than someone who has real chops at whatever it is they do. Beyond all cool factor in music, and all that, there is nothing sweeter than an insane ability with an instrument or voice. I’m a huge appreciator of big, interesting voices, and this chick has one of the sickest contemporary voices I’ve come across...
Sam Flax – “Child of Glass”
We've mentioned Sam Flax's debut cassette Age Waves a time or two here on the blog, and now one of the year's most overlooked records is receiving a proper vinyl release via The Sounds Of Sweet Nothing / Burger Records on September 17. Check album standout "Child of Glass" (one of our favorite songs of 2012) below, and pre-order the limited 12" here...
Chromatics – Kill For Love 2xLP
Chromatics' album-of-the-year-contender Kill For Love finally gets the proper vinyl treatment, and is available now from Italians Do It Better as a double LP on magenta vinyl. The band is also giving away the album's Chromatics/Desire-designed art book + an mp3 of "No Escape" for free download, and they've also re-upped the highly recommended drumless version of Kill For Love here...
mp3 premiere: d’Eon – “Transparency pt. II”
Here's another smooth R&B track from Montreal composer/singer d'Eon's forthcoming LP, out next week on Hippos in Tanks. The frustrated lover's plea "Transparency Pt. II" is a soulful, evolved sequel of sorts to last year's "Transparency," which appeared on his side of the Darkbloom split LP with Grimes...
two thousand and ten injuries
Love is All's Two Thousand And Ten Injuries is out next week on Polyvinyl, and the label has hooked us up with a couple LPs to give away on the release date. One winner gets a copy of the record on limited white vinyl (edition of 500) + this new Love is All t-shirt, while another winner will get the record on white vinyl + CD...