video premiere: Chasms – Every Heaven in Between
LA-based duo Jess Labrador + Shannon Madden aka Chasms share the mesmeric, neon-hued video for their hypnotically pulsing track "Every Heaven in Between", taken from the group's forthcoming new record The Mirage. According to a press release, the album was "conceived following major upheaval in the pair’s lives, including the loss of Madden's brother and a number of the band's frien
listen to Cherushii & Maria Minerva’s dazzling “A Day Without You”
100% Silk shares the bright and glittery opening track and lead single from the stellar forthcoming posthumous 12" release from late electronic music producer/luminary Chelsea Faith aka Cherushii, and her dear friend and kindred spirit Maria Minerva...
video premiere: Grace Sings Sludge – A Man Doesn’t Want
As the self-proclaimed biggest fans in the world of dearly departed San Francisco band The Sandwitches, it makes our hearts swell with joy to learn that both of the group's primary songwriters, Heidi Alexander and Grace Cooper, are currently working (separately) on their own respective projects, each with releases due in the coming months...
premiere: Giraffage remixes Tinashe’s All Hands on Deck
Tinashe's excellent 2014 record Aquarius -- one of our favorite releases of last year -- is apparently the gift that's going to keep on giving: despite the fact that she just dropped an excellent-in-its-own-right mixtape of all new material called Amethyst, Tinashe #blessed us earlier this week with the video for the Cashmere Cat-produced Aquarius highlight "All Hands on Deck"... Read M
video premiere: Bouquet – Stacks on Stacks
California dream-pop duo Bouquet unveils the fittingly understated and serene visuals for their gorgeous new single "Stacks on Stacks." Directed by Jennifer Juniper Stratford, founder of "avant-garde television studio and analog media lab" Telefantasy Studios, who you may know from her work with John Maus + Ariel Pink. Bouquet's excellent, limited In a Dream 10" EP -- mix
listen to Jessica Pratt’s new album On Your Own Love Again
Jessica Pratt's On Your Own Love Again is out January 27 on Drag City. Listen to the record in its entirety now on npr's first listen.
premiere: Lemonade – Come Down Softly
Here's a swirling, shimmery new dance-pop gem that should grace your next poolside playlist, courtesy of Lemonade: the warmly glowing "Come Down Softly" is our current favorite track from the group's excellent new record Minus Tide, and if there's any jam that can soften the blow of this summer's impending end, this is the one...