mp3: Blood Diamonds – “Grins”
Here's a beautiful, soaring new jam from Vancouver producer Blood Diamonds, featuring a haunting hook/vocal sample(?) that elevates this one into his biggest, most infectious tune yet. Taken from his forthcoming Grins / Move the Stars 7" single -- which will apparently feature a Holy Other remix -- due next month on Transparent: mp3: _____________ previously: mp3:
mp3: Purity Ring – “Lofticries”
Here's the latest from our dudes at Transparent: the b-side from Purity Ring's beautiful/brilliant debut 7" single, Ungirthed. Download the oddly moving "meditative future-ballad" "Lofticries" below, and if you missed the equally great a-side in our January mix, grab that one too: mp3: Purity Ring's Ungirthed 7" is out next week...
gorilla vs. bear: SXSW set times
Here are all of the updated lineups + set times for our Forest Family x Transparent party on Thursday, March 17, at Double Down Lounge, and our Mexican Summer x Gorilla vs. Bear party on Friday, March 18, at Klub Krucial. We appreciate all the RSVPs in the comments, but there is NO RSVP REQUIRED for either party...
Forest Family x Transparent:

SXSW 2011
The Forest Family has teamed up with our friends from the great UK label/blog Transparent for a marathon unofficial SXSW throwdown on Thursday, March 17 at the Double Down Lounge (formerly the Peacock) in East Austin. Free / no RSVP required...
mp3: Keep Shelly in Athens –

“Hauntin’ Me”
Grecian duo Keep Shelly in Athens follows up their sold-out In Love With Dusk 12" with more sensual lounge-house vibes in the form of a stellar new limited 7" single, due next month from our friends at Transparent. A-side "Hauntin' Me" is a shimmering, sexy-smooth Balearic pop dream, perfect for soundtracking all the lingering yearning and regret of your next late-night comedo
watch the glow
Video by Jamie Harley. Museum of Bellas Artes' limited Watch the Glow 7" single is out October 11 on Transparent. Pre-order here. mp3:
mp3: Holy Other – “YR LOVE”
The Transparent love continues with this utterly entrancing new jam/ghostly lament from Berlin's Holy Other. Like his glowing previous track "Blissters," "YR LOVE" is warm and enveloping, but also carries an undeniable tinge of sadness and regret thanks in part to some haunted, eerily mournful vocal samples...

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