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Ridha and Beck Meld Minds

Ridha and Beck Meld Minds

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Electronic dream pop collaborators Chilly Gonzales & Boys Noize team up for ‘Octave Minds’ – a new partnership album, set for release in september on Boysnoize Records.

Despite the shimmer - this track is not fragile or pastel

Despite the shimmer – this track is not fragile or pastel

After producing Chilly’s 2010 album ‘Ivory Tower’  – the pair have vowed to return with a full body of work.

They will release the first single as a free download.

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Broadwing Gets Commercial

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Broadwing   a.k.a Ben Allen is a songwriter and composer living in Alice Springs.

He has been quietly making waves over the past three years, dropping his debut EP Pinhole Camera in June.

Allen’s songs feature an amalgamation of organic, live instrumentation and electronic software integration, all recorded in his home.

Live, Broadwinghas showcased a range of performances from stripped back…

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Phantogram Blacks Out

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PHANTOGRAM is the duo comprised of Josh Carter and Sarah Barthel – from Saratoga Springs, NY.

Their music is a mix of hazy dream pop, dark atmospheres, and head-knocking rhythms melded into a compelling, original sound.

PHANTOGRAM is on the road this summer supporting their recent Republic Records release VOICES, which was called “An epochal album, a generational capstone that will reside in…

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LeeFest Sun in the Fun

LeeFest Sun in the Fun

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This year’s LeeFest – the sensational award winning non-profit music and arts festival in the countryside of South East London, near Bromley and Croydon – has already been nominated for an award!

The blazing sun helped create that longed-for party mood...

The blazing sun helped create that longed-for party mood…

‘Best Independent Festival’’ of 2014 by the AIM Independent Music Awards – click here to vote: http://diymag.com/2014/07/14/vote-for-your-favouri…

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Relentless Delight of Cajsa

Relentless Delight of Cajsa

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Stockholm Sweden based Cajsa Siik has been described as a mix between Daughter, Kate Bush and Bats For Ashes.

She has has recently been picked up to have her music played on US TV shows The Michael J Fox Show, Awkward, Degrassi and Ravenswood.

“Relentless Delight” – her new single – will be released on September 1st

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Cajsa Siik – “Lusciously pampered vocals … honey-golden and smooth”

We had an…

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Flight Brigade Turn On the Sirens

Flight Brigade Turn On the Sirens

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London based 7 piece Americana Indie Folk band FLIGHT BRIGADE have released their brand new double A-side single “SIRENS / SMOKE & WINE” – available now.

Co-produced by Gavin Monaghan (The Editors, Robert Plant, Paolo Nutini), this is the follow-up to the much buzzed about “Graduation Day EP”.

Sirens  - sung with open-heart and open-palms

Sirens – sung with open-heart and open-palms

The new video for Sirensis a lovely animated piece that has…

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Rare Slice of Leisure Live

Rare Slice of Leisure Live

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Leisure – consisting of Beth Horak-Hallett, Nick Taylor, Jon Mason and Anya Pearson – create dreamy electronic pop from their base in Hackney, East London.

We were lucky to see the band perform live at this year’s Leefest - the award-winning non-profit music and arts festival held in the countryside of South East London, near Bromley and Croydon.

 Anya Pearson - Leisure "A series of mellifluous pip-squeaks, pops and urgent gurgles..."

Anya Pearson – Leisure “A series of mellifluous…

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Zero 7 Bring Simple Science

Zero 7 Bring Simple Science

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Soulful sonic architects, connoisseurs of beatific beats and sound design par excellence -London based Zero 7 – are back – with the kind of sun-kissed blue-sky study of sparkle that is expected from the boys.

Early singles Breathe Me and Destiny, taken from their 2001 album Simples Things, saw the duo collaborate with renowned Australian singer and songwriter Sia.

Now, Henry Binns and Sam Hardaker

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Sampha Happens Lucian Remix

Sampha Happens Lucian Remix

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Morden born British electronic music singer-songwriter and producer Sampha Sisay aka SAMPHA creates electronic soul that teeters on the very edge of jazz.

His songs are truly imperative – vibrant and free.

His compositions – especially the good-graced “Happens” feel like rushes of wild wind.

Happens” is one of those wild and gusty-free jazz songs that gets deep into your bones. It lifts you to…

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Ross Delivers Reassurance

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Ross Palmer is a singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, engineer/producer and music blogger, living in a south-east London.

On his 30th birthday his heart failed and he was told he would physically impaired for the rest of his life and may need a transplant.

Instead, over the next year he got better – so he decided to make the most of his second chance.

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