Saturday, February 29, 2020

Alex Clare teams up with Kelis and Don Diablo on ‘Give It All’

British dubstep soul artist Alex Clare has teamed up with US R&B artist Kelis to add vocals on producer Don Diablo's new cut 'Give It All'. Akin to some of Clare's previous work, the track succumbs to an elextro-soul vibe, whilst the 'Caught Out There'...

Ellie Goulding collaborates with Nike on free ‘Halcyon Remix’

Sports brand Nike has collaborated with British songstress Ellie Goulding to unveil a remix of latest album Halcyon. The 45-minute set is an enchanting FREE mix for fans and adds some impressive textures onto an already-impressive LP. Check it out below: [soundcloud url="http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/88003812?secret_token=s-7PDaF" params="show_artwork=true&secret_url=true" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true"...

Common remixes Jay-Z’s ‘Open Letter’

The hype (or I suppose you could call it furore) amongst Jay-Z's latest cut 'Open Letter' has made as much headline news as the purpose for what it was written. For those out the loop, Jay-Z penned the track as a response to the...

Early Kendrick Lamar mixtape discovered, and it’s sounding pretty sweet!

An early mixtape by a 16-year old Kendrick Lamar has been unearthed, and it's pretty damn good! Whilst many had only heard of Lamar when he was bought to the forefront of the industry last year, it turns out the rapper was still spitting...

James Blake announces UK tour for September

Critically-acclaimed UK artist James Blake has announced a full-scale UK tour, starting this September. The tour will be Blake's first major headline since launching his latest album 'Overgrown' last week, the follow-up to his self-titled debut. After embarking on covering the UK, the singer/songwriter will then...

Mark Lanegan teams up with Duke Garwood on ‘Black Pudding’

Mark Lanegan has teamed up with multi-instrumentalist Duke Garwood to release 'Black Pudding' via Heavenly Recordings on 13th May. Lanegan, never one to shy away from unique collaborations, has previously worked with Isobel Campbell, Greg Dulli and as a member of The Screaming Trees,...

Daft Punk join Pharrell Williams on next episode of ‘The Collaborators’

Following on from the massive media hype surrounding this weekend's full 'Random Access Memories' trailer, comes the next instalment of Daft Punk's 'Collaborators' series. In Episode 4, urban frontier Pharrell Williams speaks candidly regarding his involvement with the new record, his guest features (on...

Lana Del Rey previews ‘Young and Beautiful’ from ‘The Great Gatsby’ soundtrack

New music just in! US singer/songwriter Lana Del Rey has just previewed her new track 'Young and Beautiful', taken from the forthcoming soundtrack for 'The Great Gatsby' movie. Whilst I've never really 'understood' the hype around Lana Del Rey, I have to say that this...

Kid Cudi enlists King Chip and, err, Michael Bolton on ‘Afterwards’

US hiphop artist Kid Cudi has enlisted music legend Michael Bolton and King Chip on new single 'Afterwards (Bring Your Friends)'. The track, taken from Cudi's forthcoming new LP 'Indicud', has a simple yet progressive beat, with both Bolton and Chip providing some strong...

Jai Paul quietly releases self-titled debut album – listen & download here.

British artist Jai Paul has quietly released his self-titled debut album on Bandcamp. The release from the notorious artist came without any direct PR or associated notice; moreso Paul has let the art of social media spread the word for him. All the tracks...