not chillwave

Memory Tapes x Gorilla vs. Bear takeover
Memory Tapes' sprawling, heartfelt, beautifully flawed new LP Grace/Confusion is out today on Carpark, and while we continue to attempt to wrap our heads around the record's layered intricacies and thrilling/unexpected/emotional melodic turns, we're commemorating the occasion by handi…
DIANA – “Born Again”
Here's a new one from DIANA, a new Toronto group which counts Destroyer's sax player Joseph Shabason as one of its members. We're not about to call this chillwave, but the gauzy, soft pop/disco-lite gem "Born Again" does elicit some Causers of This vibes, and also w…
mp3 premiere: Moons – “Waves at Night”

Here's the b-side from one of the more promising debut singles to emerge in the first half of 2012, from Atlanta's Moons. Download the sprawling, weightless cosmic transmission "Waves at Night" -- which really takes off when the female vox kick in at around the midway point -- and check o…