the '90s

watch Kaytranada’s new video for “You’re the One”
Montreal producer Kaytranada follows up the best video of the year with the Shomi Patwary-directed visuals for another track from his Polaris Prize-winning debut, reminding me that I need to pick up 99.9% on vinyl immediately. "Creative vision" by Kaytranada:
Kedr Livanskiy takeover: Part I
We're psyched to welcome one of our favorite new artists, Kedr Livanskiy, for a little two-part takeover here on the site today, featuring some of the music and films from Russia that informed her unique sound growing up in the post-Soviet '90s...
premiere: Ringo Deathstarr – Stare at the Sun
Here's a soaring, dreamily hypnotic new jam from Texas shoegaze mainstays Ringo Deathstarr: the swirling and shimmery "Stare at the Sun" is taken from the group's forthcoming record Pure Mood, out in December via our friends at Austin's own the Reverberation Appreci…
premiere: Shine 2009 – “Older”
The breezy, infectious new single from Helsinki's Shine 2009 is "a love story that deals with growing old (and staying cool forever)", taken from the duo's stellar new full-length Our Nation, which would have been a contender for album of the summer, except it's not …
Shine 2009 – Eurozone (CFCF remix)
Montreal producer CFCF works his magic on this even-more-'90s-ized remix of Shine 2009's slinky funk-pop jam "Eurozone," the first single from the Helsinki duo's forthcoming second LP Our Nation, which has been serving as a highly effective early summer soundtrack ar…
catchdubs x the ’90s
Okay, this rules. Nick Catchdubs just posted his latest mix up on his Fool's Gold blog. The mix features seemingly every single band that played Lollapalooza from '92-'96, not to mention every other band you liked in the '90s, including Nirvana, Pavement, Beck, Sonic Youth, A Tri…