stream new releases from Madlib, Buzzy Lee, Lia Ices + more
Highlights this week include a new solo record from Madlib (with an assist from Four Tet), the Nico Jaar-produced debut LP from Sasha Spielberg aka Buzzy Lee, Arlo Parks' much-hyped debut record + more. Listen to them all here...
Buzzy Lee (Sasha Spielberg) shares a haunting new single from her forthcoming album Spoiled Love
LA's Sasha Spielberg -- who has been absolutely killing it on instagram these past few months with her hilarious diary entries -- shares the haunting first single from her forthcoming LP as Buzzy Lee, Spoiled Love...
new Buzzy Lee – Sundown Queen
Buzzy Lee shares the lushly warped first single from her new EP Close Encounters of Their Own Kind -- produced by Justin Raisen, who built the tracks on samples from Tommy Mandel's lost '80s bedroom synth odyssey Mello Magic, which as it turns out, is dope as hell -- coming April 26th on limited vinyl via KRO Records:
polaroids: Buzzy Lee (Sasha Spielberg) + Dirty Projectors at the Mohawk
All shots by Patrick Waites on Polaroid Originals instant film:
premiere: Buzzy Lee – No Her
We've been fans of Sasha Spielberg's music since the moment we heard that stunning Leonard Cohen cover by Just Friends, Spielberg's collaborative project with her longtime bff Nico Jaar. So we're extremely psyched to premiere the emotional second single from Facepaint, the stellar Jaar-produced debut EP from Spielberg's new project, Buzzy Lee...
Buzzy Lee (Sasha Spielberg) shares Nicolas Jaar-produced new jam “Coolhand”
One of our favorite of Nico Jaar's many projects has always been Just Friends, his haunting collab with Sasha Spielberg, so we're very psyched to hear that the two have teamed up again on Sasha's new project Buzzy Lee. Sasha's vocals shine on the slinky, dreamy pop gem "Coolhand", the first single from Buzzy Lee's forthcoming Facepaint EP, out April 27th on Future Classic...
Just Friends (Nicolas Jaar + Sasha Spielberg) – Don’t Tell Me
Nicolas Jaar + Sasha Spielberg's collab project Just Friends follows up their haunting Leonard Cohen cover with new track "Don't Tell Me", out on 10" vinyl on Record Store Day. Listen below, and download now by subscribing to Jaar's Other People label:
Just Friends (Nicolas Jaar + Sasha Spielberg) – Avalanche (Shlohmo remix)
We were teased with a preview of this one when Just Friends' Avalanche 12" was released as a vinyl-only Record Store Day exclusive back in April, and now Nico Jaar's new serial label Other People has let Shlohmo's somber remix go on their youtube channel: In other Other People news: the label just dropped issue II; head over there to check it out (the High Water track is especially great)...