Experimental London outfit Laurel Collective have taken their time in recording and releasing their debut album since exploding onto the scene a few years back. Judging by ‘Jelly Bird’, the latest cut from their recently dropped record ‘Heartbeat Underground’, it’s been worth the wait. With spiky guitar riffs and catchy vocals to complement toe-tapping rhythms, this is a cut above your standard indie fare. One for the summer playlist, ‘Jelly Bird’ is featured on ‘Heartbeat Underground’, out now.
It is no surprise the Ellie Goulding’s rendition of the Weeknd’s ‘High For This’ has taken off becoming one of the most talked about covers of the summer. Today we bring you a relaxing edit/remix from Vancouver producer KTHX. Enjoy
Ellie Goulding x TheWeeknd
High For This (kthx edit/remix)
Celebrating the beginning of his US Tour, mad scientist/sound engineer MMonths shares with one his latest experimentation. “Folding” is a throbbing track with intricate drum play in an atmosphere of ambient whistles. Download “Folding” below.
GRiZ, The Detroit, MI native producers is back with a groovy summer banger. Known for creating beautiful atmosphere around hip/hop breaks with an eclectic instrumentation, he brings us his latest tune “You Got To Change”. From the restful samples to the drum loops and sprinkled vocals, you can enjoy “You Got To Change” in the comfort of your own device with this FREE DOWNLOAD.
Griz – You’ve Got To Change
Not a huge fan of mashups, but Chip Ivory have won us over releasing polished mixes from today’s new releases combined with a hint of old school. Listen below to A-Trak & Dillon Francis “Money Makin’” with the hip/hop classic from Ludacris’ “Money Maker”. I am so glad they did not add Aloe Blacc’s “I Need A Dollar” because that would have just been overkill.
Money Makin Money Makers (A
“New Lands”, the contagious Justice single of their second studio album Audio, Video, Disco just got more swagger in this remix by another French producer, SebastiAn. Listen below to the radio rip from Skream and Benga‘s BBC Radio 1 show.
New Lands (SebastiAn Remix) (Radio Rip)
Genre-bending psychrockers Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti have just announced that the highly anticipated follow-up to ‘Before Today’ will drop on August 21. ‘Mature Themes’ is out on the famously experimental label 4AD, home to some of indie’s finest over the years. You can hear ‘Baby’, a cut from ‘Mature Themes’ below. Featuring Dâm-Funk on vocals, this mesmerising cover of a Donnie and Joe Emerson track is available on 12″ on July 9.
Ariel Pinks Haunted Graffiti