All posts tagged “#PrivateJam”

ListenUp: The songs of l’Hôtel Bourg Tibourg, an Iggy Pop #PrivateJam, the legend of The Sugarhill Gang’s Big Bank Hank and more in our weekly look at music

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Jon Hopkins: Form By Firelight (with Raphaelle Standell) English musician Jon Hopkins fine-tuned his ambient electro production skills under the masterful ear of none other than Brian Eno and the conceptual brevity of this mentorship has paid off. Hopkins released his Asleep Versions…

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ListenUp: A Snacky Tunes #PrivateJam, San Diego newcomer Swim Team, a ’90s dance floor tribute and more in the music we tweeted this week

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Gabriel Garzón-Montano: 6 8 (Lord RAJA Remix) On his EP Bishouné: Alma del Huila (off NYC imprint Styles Upon Styles), Gabriel Garzón-Montano reminds listeners what instruments, not computers, are capable of doing. The SUNY Purchase Conservatory of Music grad sings and plays every…

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ListenUp: An empowering #PrivateJam, SBTRKT goes Higher, Metronomy’s mind-bending music video and more in the songs we tweeted this week

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Lo Fang: When We’re Fire (Cello Version) After garnering much acclaim while supporting Lorde on her most recent tour, Lo Fang has just announced a new mixtape and a listen reveals the work to be as impressive as his live act. This EP,…

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ListenUp: Experimental Julian Casablancas, Rub ‘N’ Tug, Joey Anderson, a #PrivateJam from MICK and more in the music we Tweeted this week

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Plastic Mermaids: Drømtorp While the title of their new EP Drømtorp may channel a Nordic vibe, Isle of Wight five-piece—the Plastic Mermaids—is actually made up of Anglo avid surfers laying down ethereal folk melodies with atmospheric beats. This weekend, the band played their…

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ListenUp: Christopher Owens, The Gotobeds, Homeboy Sandman, Kilo Kish and a Cool Hunting #PrivateJam in the music we tweeted this week

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Kilo Kish: Locket The imitable and charming Kilo Kish has returned with “Locket,” off her Kitsuné-released Across EP. In her trademark dreamy style, Kish offers a chilled out track—her vocals floating atop the slowed-down beat. To…

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ListenUp: Casey Spooner’s #PrivateJam, Darkside’s final tunes, Lauryn Hill sings about racism in the US and more in the music we tweeted this week

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Gorgeous Children: How We Do It Starting out with playful tooting and honking that sounds like it belongs in an old-fashioned animation, Gorgeous Children’s “How We Do It” quickly morphs into a breezy, but ultimately sex-driven…

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ListenUp: David Bowie’s Warhol tribute, garage rock’s new DREAMERS, Christian Tiger School’s #PrivateJam and more in the music we tweeted this week

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Holly Cole Trio: Losing My Mind (Virgin Magnetic Material Feel The Wind Edit) Virgin Magnetic Material remixes—or perhaps more accurately “reinterprets”—works from classic artists such as Led Zeppelin and David Bowie into completely new experiences. But Tel Aviv-based Shai Vardi also has an…

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ListenUp: Machinedrum’s haunting Vapor City medley, Can U Dance, Sébastien Tellier’s PrivateJam and more in this week’s look at music

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Majid Jordan: A Place Like This With prominent vocals and production credits on Drake’s heavily rotated (and critically acclaimed) single “Hold On, We’re Going Home,” Toronto duo Majid Jordan had listeners intrigued. Composed of Majid Al Maskati and Jordan Ullman, the PR-shy group…

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ListenUp: Cascine’s Guilty Summer mix, School of Seven Bells, a PrivateJam by musician Jonny Nash and more in the music this week

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Noa vs AK Paul: So Good Fans of the mysterious Jai Paul and his seldom but exceptional singles will delight in knowing there’s another way to hear more. Turns out, Jai has a brother named Anup (who goes by AK) and his talents…

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ListenUp: Cliff Martinez picks this week’s PrivateJam, Air releases a vinyl-only museum-inspired album, Para One channels early ’90s dance parties and more

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Air: All I Need We celebrated the news of Air’s forthcoming vinyl-only release, Music For Museum, with a look back at one of their classic tracks, “All I Need”…

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