Monthly Archives: October 2011

The Irrepressibles – In This Shirt (Röyksopp Remix)

Every once in a while you find a musical group or artist that takes you on a journey… The Irrepressibles are that kind of group. This spectacular ten-piece orchestral ensemble is led by musician, composer and frontman Jamie McDermott and … Continue reading

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Top Less Gay Love Techno Party – My 5

Here’s some more wonderful homegrown talent for y’all! Top Less Gay Love Tekno Party, otherwise known as TLGLTP or simply Topless, are a fab six-piece party band that are known around our fair city for their amazing live sets, outlandish … Continue reading

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Craft Spells – Party Talk

Here’s another great jam from Craft Spells, bedroom brainchild of frontman Justin Vallesteros, an LA kid who is now based out of Seattle and playing with a trio of like-minded hipsters. If you are still riding the Chillwave or have … Continue reading

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Patrick Watson – Close to Paradise

Here’s a beautiful song from a beautiful man- Montreal’s own Patrick Watson. I am home sick with a cold right now and in the moments where I’m feeling most sorry for myself, Patrick Watson’s ghostly vocals and gorgeous falsetto are … Continue reading

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SBTRKT – Wildfire Feat. Little Dragon

Who is SBTRKT, you ask? I know that he is a producer and DJ from the UK, I know that he just dropped his self-titled LP this summer, and I know that his very danceable tunes are amazing. However, I … Continue reading

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The Joy Formidable – Cradle (Fang Island Remix)

I was in a remix-y mood today and something sublime has fallen into my lap, like it was meant to be. Brooklyn-via-Rhode-Island five-piece Fang Island have provided us with today’s jam by putting a lo-fi, percussion heavy spin on a … Continue reading

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Abadabad – California Birds

Another great new group just fell on to my radar. Ooh, guess where they live? If this is a surprise to you, you obviously still listen to the Foo Fighters and/or live under a rock. Yes, that’s right, they’re from … Continue reading

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