NEWS: Damon Albarn releases new Congo collaboration album…

Damon Albarn and a bunch of producers (incl. Actress, Dan The Automator, Richard Russell and more) travelled to the Democratic Republic of Congo with the intent of collaborating and recording with local musicians over five days. All profits from Kinshasa One Two will aid Oxfam’s work in the area. Kinshasa One Two is out digitally now via Warp Records with Deluxe CD and Vinyl versions … Continue reading NEWS: Damon Albarn releases new Congo collaboration album…

NEWS: MP3s of new tracks from M83 and Girls…

Anthony Gonzales , the man behind M83 has been crafting the followup to 08’s Saturdays =Youth and the good news is that a double album titled Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming is set to emerge blinking into the digital world in October. The first song Midnight City is already doing the rounds and you can hear/download it below – devoid of much of the 80s faded nostalgia … Continue reading NEWS: MP3s of new tracks from M83 and Girls…

INTERVIEW: Before Last Night | Otouto

This week at Purple Sneakers’ Last Night the headlining live band is Otouto who are a Melbourne-based band made up of Hazel Brown on guitar and vocals, Kishore Ryan (Kid Sam, Seagull) on drums/pots and Martha Brown on vocals and keys. Their album Pip came out on Remote Contro/Inertia last year and caught a lot of people’s ears with their quirky pop. Before Friday night we threw a few questions the way … Continue reading INTERVIEW: Before Last Night | Otouto

MP3: Neon Indian | Psychic Chasms (Anoraak Remix)

MP3: Neon Indian | Psychic Chasms (Anoraak remix) Neon Indian are about to release a deluxe newly mastered version of Psychic Chasms along with a 9 song bonus in the form of Mind Cntrl: Psychic Chasms Possessed. Listen/download a copy of the Anoraak remix of the title track above… Psychic Chasms 1. (AM) 2. Deadbeat Summer 3. Laughing Gas 4. Terminally Chill 5. (if I … Continue reading MP3: Neon Indian | Psychic Chasms (Anoraak Remix)