Category Archives: MP3

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Hey, so here’s a post I’ve been meaning to write for ages. I thought I might never get around to it, but given that Tumblr is about to be driven into the ground by Yahoo!*, now seems like as good … Continue reading

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Kode9, Ninja Tune and more contribute songs for Japan

Artists including Kode9, Fink, Emika, Nightwave (aka 8Bitch) Daisuke Tanabe have donated tracks to a compilation released to raise money for the relief effort in Japan. In fact, so successful has the call to producers and labels for help been that … Continue reading

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Marsha Meets…

When I’m not tiring myself out being nerdy about all things music, I like to relax by being nerdy about all things comedy. First point of call, of late, is something that bridges the gap between both worlds. The ‘Marsha … Continue reading

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Steve Mason – All Come Down

Since the split of The Beta Band, frontman Steve Mason has released solo material as the eclectic King Biscuit Time and the more hip hop-focused Black Affair. Now he’s back with a new project, this time working under his own … Continue reading

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Apparatjik – Electric Eye

Featuring Mew’s Jonas Bjerre, Guy Berryman from Coldplay, A-ha’s Magne Furuholmen and songwriter/producer Martin Terefe, Apparatjik made their debut single, ‘Electric Eye’, available for free via their official website yesterday. Only the second track to emerge from the project, they … Continue reading

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Husky Rescue – We Shall Burn Bright

With a skip in our step, we can announce that Finnish ambient pop types Husky Rescue will be releasing their third album, ‘Ship Of Light’, on 30 Jan. The first single from it, ‘We Shall Burn Bright’, will be released … Continue reading

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Emika

From the sound of her debut EP, Ninja Tune’s latest signing Emika is someone we’ll be listening to and talking about a lot next year. The EP’s title track, ‘Drop The Other’, sounds like a squeaky clean R&B track that’s … Continue reading

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Frankie Machine – Why Are You? EP

Last week marked ten years since Frankie Machine released his debut EP, ‘Why Are You?’ Chances are that means very little to you, but given that he released it through the Artists Against Success label, maybe that’s to be expected. … Continue reading

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Jaga Jazzist – One-Armed Bandit

Amazing Norwegian experimental jazz types Jaga Jazzist have announced that they will release their fourth album, ‘One-Armed Bandit’, the long awaited follow-up to 2005’s ‘What We Must’, on 25 Jan. Main man Lars Hortveth has described it as “Wagner meets … Continue reading

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Comanechi – Close Enough To Kiss (Ghost Hunter Remix)

Comanechi release their very good debut album, ‘Crime Of Love’, on 30 Nov via Merok Records – the label famed for discovering the likes of Klaxons and Crystal Castles. Packed full of blistering garage rock songs, the album was, it … Continue reading

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