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 Nihon Kizuna features 49 tracks in total. Stream and (most importantly) buy the compilation via … Continue reading Kode9, Ninja Tune and more contribute songs for Japan

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 name. Taken from his new Richard X-produced album, 'Boys Outside', which is due for release … Continue reading Steve Mason – All Come Down

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 don't make it easy to find, and when you do it's possible you'll be put … Continue reading Apparatjik – Electric Eye