Tuesday, May 31, 2011

...CARTE BLANCHE FT ALEXIS TAYLOR- WITH YOU...

At first it was thought that the duo would only release the EP "Black Millionaires and a House Party mixtape called Carte Blanche. But the guys seem to have so much fun together so now they hit the road during the summer and yesterday released Ed Banger new EP "White Man On The Moon, which contains this song with Alexis Taylor from Hot Chip guest on vocals.
♫ With You

...FASHAWN FT SAM HOOK- DOWN THAT ROAD...

Fashawn released his first video Down That Road ft. Sam Hook for his Higher Learnings 2 Mixtape on May 30, 201. This song is just the type of chill that I needed after a weekend of no sleep, wild times and hours of driving.
♫ Down That Road

...DEPECHE MODE- FRAGILE TENSION (PETER, BJORN & JOHN RMX)...

Fragile Tension's got that great guitar hook during the chorus...it gets stuck in my head and with that I thought I should post it.

...J-COLE - HOW HIGH...

New music from J. Cole which appears on the mixtape ‘We Got A Buzz Now,’

♫ How High

...COACHELLA 2011- ANNOUNCEMENT HAS BEEN MADE...

Coachella announced that the 2012 festival will be held over TWO WEEKENDS. Coachella Weekend 1 - April 13-15, 2012 | Coachella Weekend 2 - April 20-22, 2012. They will attempt to produce 2 identical weekends - lineup, art, place, etc. Passes go on sale this Friday, June 3rd, 2011, at 10am PST until the following Friday June 10th, 2011, at 10pm PST. This advance sale will be the only opportunity to take advantage of the Coachella Payment Plan. Passes will be available through a payment plan of 10% down and 8 equal monthly payments OR by payment in full. The price of three-day passes remains at $269 plus fees for the sixth consecutive year.

...KAISER CHIEFS- LITTLE SHOCKS...

Kaiser Chiefs are back! The band recently released a new music video for their single, "Little Shocks". As of now, there are no locally scheduled tour dates for the English indie band, but hopefully Kaiser Chiefs play a date here in Los Angeles!

...COACHELLA 2012 ANNOUNCEMENT...

Announced by Goldenvoice that there will be news regarding next year's Coachella! News will become public TODAY, May 31 at 10 a.m. Is it a Smiths reunion? New festival layout? Earlier layaway? Who knows what surprise lies ahead but we have a long weekend ahead of us for those itching for news on what next year's Coachella has in store.
♫ COACHELLA 2012 ANNOUNCEMENT

Monday, May 30, 2011

...LLOYD FT TREY SONGZ & YOUNG JEEZY- BE THE ONE...

We got a little teaser the other day, but now we have the full version as Lloyd’s third single off his upcoming album, King Of Hearts, which drops on June 5th.
♫ Be The One

Saturday, May 28, 2011

...MIRACLES CLUB - LIGHT OF LOVE (CUT COPY RE-VISION)...

Cut Copy work their magic on this remix of Miracles Club's 2010 track 'Light of Love,' from the new Light of Love EP on Cutters Records
♫ Light Of Love

Friday, May 27, 2011

...PEOPLE LIKE US- MIDNIGHT LOVER...

 
"got the night on my mind, hunting for my own kind".
Yup, it's that time again - "DISCO FRIDAY", WHORES!!! & w/this I'm out...

Thursday, May 26, 2011

...LIL WAYNE - HOW TO LOVE...

This is the third track released off Tha Carter IV and Weezy is singing the WHOLE song. This is off his new album which is dropping on June 21.

...MR. LITTLE JEANS - THE SUBURBS (ARCADE FIRE CVR)...

The Norwegian Monica Birkenes is Mr. Little Jeans. Her vocals are soft and deep but at the same time poppy enough to grab attention. Her depute album will be released sometime in the end of this year. Check it out!
♫ The Suburbs (Arcade Fire Cover)

...THE WEEKND - ROLLING STONE...

Ooooo! – just in time for the long weekend we get another Weeknd treat.. The Weeknd (Abel Tesfaye) dropped "Rolling Stone" via Twitter yesterday. It’s pretty safe to assume this is the first single off The Weeknd’s next mixtape, Thursday, which is suppose to be dropping sometime soon… Either way, it’s a fresh tune.
♫ Rolling Stone

...DIGITALISM - 2 HEARTS (VIDEO)...


Digitalism have a new music video out for their single, "Two Hearts", off of their upcoming release, I Love You Dude, out on Tuesday, June 21. You can see Digitalism live this summer at HARD Summer on Saturday, Aug. 6. Click below to get your tickets to see them and other great acts!

♫ BUY TICKETS: August 6th: HARD Summer w/ Digitalism at Los Angeles State Historic Park

...BRISCO- BY YOUR SIDE (FT. LIL WAYNE & JADE)...

Brisco grabs Lil Wayne and Jade for a chill track off his 21 Jumpstreet project, out right now. The record is called “By Your Side“, and you can download it below:
♫ By Your Side

...BEYONCE- 1+1...

Beyonce performs new song on American Idol Finale, ‘1+1’ off of her highly anticipated album, 4. The song is now available to download on iTunes and 4 is available for pre-order. The album will be released on June 28!
♫ 1+1

...THE HOOD INTERNET - "SLOW JOHN" (LIL WAYNE X COM TRUISE)...

Here is a Thursday mash up for youuuuuuuu!!!

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

...THE WEEKND- LOFT MUSIC...

" I'm living for the present and the future don't exist" 

The music world has been hooked on House of Balloons, the new LP from Toronto R&B singer the Weeknd (aka Abel Tesfaye). Loft Music proves to be another great track but this shit is so raw and nasty.

♫ Loft Music

...THE WEEKND- THE NOISE EP...

Here is some music from The Weeknd that was created prior to, “House Of Balloons.” Expect The Weeknd’s new mixtape, “Thursday,” to drop this summer.

♫ Click HERE to get "The Noise EP"

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

...ELLIE GOULDING HEADLINING AT THE WILTERN...

After a great set at Coachella and a SOLD OUT show at the Music Box, Ellie Goulding is back with another date this summer at the Wiltern on Thursday, Aug. 11. Tickets go on sale at Live Nation tomorrow, Wednesday, May 25th at 10 a.m. for $25 plus retarded fees or you can get them at her fan club presale now.

♫ BUY TICKETS: August 11th: Ellie Goulding at the Wiltern

♫ BUY TICKETS: PRESALE: August 11th: Ellie Goulding at the Wiltern

...THE WEEKND- BIRTHDAY SUIT...

This track, recorded back in 2009 when The Weeknd was The Noise. It was apparently meant for The Weeknd's now mentor Drake. The two made an appearance at Drake's Juno after party and have been dropping hints of working together, which we will hopefully hear on either The Weeknd's upcoming mixtape Thursday or Drake's "Take Care" album.
♫ Birthday Suit

...THE SATURDAYS - NOTORIOUS...


The new video from girl group "The Saturdays" has arrived. The funny thing about this one is that it doesn’t actually feel like a Saturdays video, but more like...well you just have to see for yourself! Enjoy. Muah!

...FOSTER THE PEOPLE- TORCHES EXCLUSIVES...

Foster The People are my latest obsession. People are calling them the next MGMT type indie explosion. I would love to see that. Their album "Torches" is finally out. There are several deals going on: Best Buy version features the exclusive tracks “Chin Music for the Unsuspecting Hero,” and “Love.” The iTunes version features bonus track "Broken Jaw". Or you can buy the limited edition remix EP that will be bundled with Torches at Amoeba Music and other independent record stores. And don't forget Foster is giving a free show @ Amoeba tonite at 6:30pm!!!


"♫Love"

"♫Chin Music for the Unsuspecting"

♫ Buy here from Best Buy-Torches w/bonus tracks "Love" & "Chin Music for the Unsuspecting"
♫ Buy here from itunes- Torches w/bonus track "Broken Jaw"

...DIGITALISM FT JULIAN CASABLANCAS- FORREST GUMP...

The Strokes frontman Julian Casablancas has written a song with Digitalism. Forrest Gump The song will be featured on the duo's new album I Love You Dude released on 20 June.
♫ Forrest Gump

...ARCADE FIRE - SPEAKING IN TONGUES...

Soon Arcade Fire release a deluxe version of his acclaimed album, The Suburbs, which among other things will contain this new song with David Byrne guest on vocals.
♫ Speaking In Tongues

Monday, May 23, 2011

...SHE WANTS REVENGE- VALLEYHEART (ALBUM STREAM)

She Wants Revenge release Valleyheart, their third studio album, today – on May 23. As promised by the band a while ago, the album is now streaming at their official Facebook page.
♫ Stream vALLYHEART HERE

...BEYONCE - TIL THE END OF TIME...

"We all have special numbers in our lives, and 4 is that for me," she said of the title. "It's the day I was born. My mother's birthday, and a lot of my friends' birthdays, are on the fourth; April 4 is my wedding date." 

Beyonce's new song "Till the End of Time" has hit the web in full. If the rumor is true, "Till the End of Time" will appear in Beyonce's album "4" which is due out on June 28.
♫ Till The End of Time

Sunday, May 22, 2011

...FOSTER THE PEOPLE- TORCHES ALBUM (FULL ALBUM STREAM)...

Foster the People‘s full length debut album, Torches, will be released next Tuesday, May 24th. But, if you want a special sneak-peek of Torches, I've got you covered because I found a full album stream. Don’t forget that Foster the People are coming to Amoeba Music Store in Hollywood, on May 24th @ 6:30 PM. A FREE SHOW!!
♫ Stream Torches HERE

Friday, May 20, 2011

...SBTRKT & DRAKE- WILDFIRE (REMIX)...

Drizzy Drake gets ahold of one of my favorites songs at the moment, “Wildfire” by SBTRKT and indie-princess Yukimi Nagano (Little Dragon) and throws a quick verse over it. Gotta love it...
♫ Wildfire (Rmx)

...DRAKE - DREAMS MONEY CAN BUY...

He's back!! Dreams Money Can Buy” is a “story of dreams, mixed with reality” but is NOT Drake’s first single from his upcoming album “Take Care.”
♫ Dreams Money Can Buy

...ARCTIC MONKEYS- SHE THUNDER STORMS...

This is the opening track on the Arctic Monkeys new album, Suck It And See.
♫ She Thunderstorms

...KERI HILSON FT NELLY- LOST CONTROL (VIDEO)

Keri Hilson doing her thang in this sexy video for her latest single ‘Lose Control’ ft Nelly. This cut is off Keri's sophomore set ‘No Boys Allowed’.

...GUSGUS- MAGNIFIED LOVE...

Icelandic GusGus is one of dance music's most respected acts. After a few plays, I'm pretty much digging this tune.

♫ Magnified Love

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

...MANSIONS ON THE MOON- SHE MAKES ME FEEL...

This is not new but I just had to post it. It's currently on repeat! Love it! Mansions on the Moon is an NERD’s new Echo Park based trio. Their sound is a mixture of indie pop and some trip hop. You can grab your free copy of their mixtape HERE

♫She Makes Me Feel

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

...PACIFIC FESTIVAL:OC - BAG RAIDERS ADDED TO THE LINEUP!!!...

Just in, just in Bag Raiders will be performing at Pacific Festival: OC August 13, 2011! And yes, they will be playing live! For those of you that have not seen Bag Raiders play live, you are in for a big treat.
♫ Shooting Stars

...JAY-Z FT KAYNE & ADELE- NEVER CHASING PAVEMENT (URBAN NOIZE RMX)...

Check out this mashup which used vocals by different artists to create a whole piece of music. This is the case with Urban Noize's "Never Chasing Pavement" that combines Adele’s “Chasing Pavements” with Jay-Z and Kanye West’s “Never Change.” Check it out below!
♫ Never Chasing Pavement (Urban Noize Rmx)

...LADY GAGA- MARRY THE NIGHT...


"I'm gonna make love to the stars"


Another song titled “Marry The Night” by Lady Gaga has been released on Gagaville. This track is a great opener to Born This Way: it has a smooth rhythm and flow, it’s about her strength and love for New York, it ends with a bang and leads you into the title track, promising you a great dance record ahead.
Marry The Night
by dracudj

...LADYTRON- WHITE ELEPHANT...

Cozy White Elephant is the first single from Ladytron 's forthcoming album Gravity The Seduce released September 12th on Nettwerk Records.
♫ White Elephant

Monday, May 16, 2011

...STARKILLERS & ALEX KENJI FT NADIA ALI- PRESSURE (ALESSO RMX)

Spinnin’ Records drops Alesso’s remix of Starkiller’s and Alex Kenji’s track “Pressure” featuring the beautiful vocals of Nadia Ali. Take a listen,
♫ buy at Beatport and enjoy your summer the right way!

...DEADMAU5- RAISE YOUR WEAPON (MADEON RMX)...

His forthcoming remix of Deadmau5 - Raise Your Weapon was featured on Pete Tong show on BBC radio 1. It blew my mind as usual...
Deadmau5 - Raise Your Weapon (Madeon Remix) @ Pete Tong 05.13.11
by Madeon


Tickets for Deadmau5's second date (Aug. 26th) at the Hollywood Palladium are on sale now ♫ Buy tixs HERE for $50.00 for general admission and $150.00 at ticket for VIP without NO SERVICE FEES.

...PETER & THE MAGICIAN'S- TWIST...

Peter & The Magician's (Peter being Yuksek) finally release "Twist". It's out on Kitsuné Maison Compilaition 11: The Indie-Dance Issue. This track is somewhat amazing, whatever genre it is.

Peter & The Magician "Twist"
by TheMagician

...CREEP FT NINA SKY- YOU...

CREEP - You (feat Nina Sky) from OFFICIAL CREEP on Vimeo.

CREEP have released a music video, "You", featuring Nina Sky. Their styles merge into a sexy goth tune.
♫ You

...LADY GAGA- HAIR...

Today Lady Gaga released “Hair”, the 2nd promo single. The underlying beats and ‘happy vibes’ that the song gives out is very similiar to “Edge of Glory”. There’s only 7 days til Born This Way comes out. Listen to it below, and download it on iTunes♫ HERE

Friday, May 13, 2011

...NICKI MINAJ- SO SPECIAL (VERSE)...

Here’s a short verse from Nicki. Let’s just consider this one a short preview of what Nicki Minaj will be putting out in the future.

♫ So Special (Verse)

...KARMIN- TAKE IT AWAY (HBM RMX)...


They are back at it again!!! I just heart her!!!
♫ Take It Away (HBM Rmx)


KARMIN- ADELE: SOMEONE LIKE YOU

...ERIK HASSLE FT ELLIE GOULDING- BE MINE (ROBYN CVR)...



"Cuz you never were, and you never will be mine". 



♫ Be Mine

...DJ KHALED- I'M ON ONE FT DRAKE, RICK ROSS & LIL WAYNE...

"Fuck it, I’m on one" 


It’s ABOUT DAMN TIME I heard a new track with Drake!!! Drake and Weezy absolutely kill their verses. I have no idea why it has Dj Khaled as being the main rapper on the track but whatever. This is off his upcoming album We The Best Forever. Enjoy this sick track!
♫ I'm One On

...THE WEEKND- WHAT YOU NEED...

 
"I'm the drug in your veins, just fight through the pain".

The "unofficial" video for “What You Need” for The Weeknd is as Risqué as what you would expect. I will never look balloons in the same way, lol. The video beautifully captures the song perfectly in black and white with tortured lovers filling in the spaces.
♫ What You Need

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

...NEW PRINCE DATES COMING OUR WAY...

L.A. has more Prince dates coming their way! Prince has just announced the fourth wave of dates as part of his 21 shows at the The Forum in Inglewood! You can catch Prince live this weekend on Friday, May 13, Saturday, May 14 and Sunday, May 15. Prince also announced dates for next weekend on Friday, May 27, Saturday, May 28 and Sunday, May 29.
Ticket for the new Prince dates at The Forum go on sale today, Wednesday, May 11 at 12 p.m. NOON for this weekend's dates, Wednesday, May 11 at 2 p.m. for next weekend's dates via Ticketmaster for $25.00 a ticket inclusive of all service fees.

...CLINTON SPARKS FT. LMFAO & JOJO- SUCKS TO BE YOU...

Clinton Sparks ft LMFAO and JoJo for his kiss-off anthem “Sucks to Be You” off his My Awesome Mixtape, which drops today. But it’s JoJo who steals the show with her sassy verse: “Stop calling me drunk/ When you’re stumbling home/ Boy you’re shit out luck/ You gon’ be sleeping alone.” You tell him gurlllll, lol.

♫ Sucks To Be You

...TANK FT. CHRIS BROWN & TREY SONGZ- CELEBRATION RMX...

Tank, Chris Brown, and Trey Songz unites on this remix to “Celebration.” Break out the bubbly and get this freaky party started.
♫Celebration Rmx

...HOLY GHOST! - WAIT & SEE (CFCF RMX)...

Hyped artist and producer CFCF has made a nice remix of the Holy Ghosts latest single Wait & See. The song can be found on the ep that was released yesterday on the DFA.

♫ Wait & See (CFCF RMX)

...FOSTER THE PEOPLE- WASTE...

Foster and The People from has been called the new MGMT. This track will be featured on their debut album Torches May 23. Be sure to pre-order yours. The album is filled with melodies that stick.
♫ Waste

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

...PACIFIC FESTIVAL OC...

Pacific Festival: OC 2nd Annual Summer Music Festival is returning August 13, 2011 at Oak Canyon Ranch in Orange County, CA. EARLY BIRD GA & LIMITED ADVANCE VIP TICKETS are now ON-SALE at a discount. Get the worm!
♫ PURCHASE UR TIXS HERE

...BJöRK LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE...

Bjork, no introduction needed, has relaunched Bjork.com in the run up to Biophilia; her latest multi-media project, which she attempts to to answer: Where do music, nature and technology meet? Biophilia will be unveiled at Manchester International Festival on June 30th. Biophilia the album will released at a later date.
♫ BJöRK website

...KANYE WEST- LIVE AT COACHELLA 2011 (MIXTAPE)...

Check this out, being offered is the complete set of Kanye West's appearance at this year's Coachella Music Festival.



♫ Lost in the World

♫ Get your own copy of this splendid piece here.

...SBTRKT FT. YUKIMI NAGANO- WILDFIRE...

Wildfire," the track features a killer vocals by Yukimi Nagano of Little Dragon. She's teamed up with London producer SBTRKT, to create one of the best and most interesting tracks I’ve heard all year. The tune will appear on SBTRKT’s forthcoming self-titled LP, out June 28 on Young Turks.
SBTRKT featuring Yukimi Nagano - Wildfire by Hypetrak
♫ Wildfire MP3
♫ Purchase SBTRKT's LP here

...FRIENDLY FIRES- PALA ALBUM...

Thanks to the Hype Machine, we can stream the sophomore album from Friendly Fires, “Pala.” Look for XL to drop the new release May 24th

...The DO-OVER- IT'S BACK!!!...

Starting Sunday May 15th, they're kicking off their 7th season in the grand ole city of L.A. The notorious backyard boogie down is back! Hosted by Haycock, Strong & Blacc with an all-star roster of mystery guests. Presented by Adidas Originals.
Click to RSVP

...NATALIE MAJOR- LOVE SONG...

"I'm an absolute dreamer and I love to believe that I can bore a hole in the sky and make a house there too." -Natalie 

Love, Absolutely love this cover of The Cure. Her added touch of soulfulness makes this cover infectious <3...Be sure to check out this 20yrs old singer/songwriter from Chicago on her youtube channel. From her original to her cover songs....Oh, oh so talented!!!!
♫Natalie Major You Tube Channel

Monday, May 9, 2011

...LADY GAG- THE EDGE OF GLORY...

Another release...Lady Gaga powers through “The Edge of Glory,” which is from her highly-anticipated album Born This Way (May 23).

...YUKSEK- ON A TRAIN (THE MAGICIAN RMX)...

I love this! This remix is "The Magician", which is on the new ep Dead Or Alive, released last week. Look out for Yuksek upcoming album set to drop June 13, Livin On The Edge Of Time.

♫ On A Train (The Magician RMX)