The collaboration between Kitsuné Records and LA hipster documentarian Mark “TheCobraSnake” Hunter spawned one of the top tunes of 2009 in LA DJ/production duo Classixx‘s “I’ll Get You.” The original is solid on its own (see video below) but some new remixes were officially released today. One of the highlights of the remix package include a rub by Treasure Fingers. Go get this!
Tycho is the music project of San Francisco’s Scott Hansen. His new EP, “Coastal Brake” is out now in both vinyl and digital formats on Ghostly International. Hansen’s visual efforts closely echo his dreamy soundscapes. We highly recommend you check out his design work at ISO50.com.
Tycho – Coastal Brake
Here he is performing “Coastal Break” live at the Ghostly 10 Year Anniversary at Mezzanine in San Francisco.
Aooa.tv put a montage of footage from the recent “I Love Techno” gig where they introduced the track to the masses. The track is an international collaboration of dynamic duos. Italy, Belgium and Brazil represented here via Crookers, the brothers Soulwax and Mixhell. “We Love Animals” will be on the forthcoming full length artist album “Tons of Friends” due on March 8th.
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Finally “Zephyr” is here! The original idea for the recent album “Scars” was to make a double album. In the end, the band decided to release “Scars” as a stand alone album but wanted the “Zephyr” to be available shortly after. Basement Jaxx head out on a UK tour this month supported by Mercury Music Prize winner Speech Debelle and will cap the year with a headline show at London’s O2 Arena.
December 6th – Swindon Oasis
December 11th – Blackpool Empress Ballroom
December12th – Glasgow Barrowland
December 13th – Wolverhampton Civic Hall
December 14th – Plymouth Pavillion
December 16th – Bournemouth BIC
Friday 17th December – London O2 Arena
Loving the first single off the upcoming Hot Chip record. “One Life Stand” is also the name of the upcoming full length due in February on Astralwerks.
Hot Chip – One Life Stand
“A band seizing the attention of an unprepared audience who then gathers, as if the four guys had always been part of the landscape.” Phoenix blesses the locals and tourists that happened to be walking around the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France on October 9th.
Long Distance Call
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