Trials + Tribulations

Happy House
June 30, 2011, 11:59 am
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Here’s the music video for new Kitsune signing Shindu’s Siouxsie and the Banshees cover “Happy House.” It’s out now on Kitsune!

[audio|leftbg=fffc05|lefticon=333333]Shindu – Happy House (Midnight Savari remix)

June 28, 2011, 5:07 pm
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SSION just put up their new awesome album BENT to upload for FREE so got DO IT.

Big Bad Wolf
June 27, 2011, 4:56 pm
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Here’s a radio rip of the new Duck Sauce single, following their surprise smash hit “Barbara Streisand.”

Forever Young
June 27, 2011, 10:00 am
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Joakim has a new album Nothing Gold out soon on his own label, Tigersushi. The album’s preceeding single “Forever Young” is out now, backed by remixes by Mark Kerr, Discodeine, and DyE. There’s also a music video for the single below, plus his upcoming American tourdates!

[audio|leftbg=fffc05|lefticon=333333]Joakim – Forever Young (Discodeine Remix)

July 8th – San Francisco – No Way Back @ 222 Hyde
July 9th – Los Angeles – A Club Called Rhonda @ El Cid
July 13th – Washington DC – Fixed @ UHall
July 14th – Philadelphia – Snacks @ Voyeur
July 16th – NYC – WarmUp @ PS1
July 28th – Chicago – Club Berlin

Nothing Gold is out September 20th, and the “Forever Young” single is out now.

Change is Gradual
June 27, 2011, 9:30 am
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Processory is a group comprised of two producers, Jori Hulkkonen and Jerry Valuri. They released a self-titled album in 2007 which showed different sounds from these more club-oriented producers. Change is Gradual, their new album released in May, shows the group growing even further, with both gentlemen sharing duties on singing, producing, playing, etc.

It’s a very chilled-out record but it moves along at an enjoyable pace. They released an EP earlier this month featuring two remixes of album tracks, and plan on releasing another tomorrow featuring a remix by Hercules & Love Affair. He’s a remix from the first EP, Recovery Measures by one of my favorite producers.

Processory – Young Italians (CFCF Remix) removed by request

In other CFCF news, he released an instrumental EP on his Bandcamp last week. Get that here for $3.

June 27, 2011, 8:45 am
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Pictureplane’s new album Thee Physical is out soon, but here’s a taste of one of the album’s finer cuts, a duet with sing Zola Jesus. The album’s a fantastic raved-out listen from start to finish, one you should definitely keep on your radar.

[audio|leftbg=fffc05|lefticon=333333]Pictureplane – Trancegender

He’s going on tour with Teengirl Fantasy this summer, so be sure and see them if they’re coming to your town if you wanna dance.

07/20 – Boston, MA @ Great Scott
07/21 – Philadelphia, PA @ Voyeur
07/22 – New York, NY @ TBD
07/23 – Brooklyn, NY @ CoCo66
07/24 – Baltimore, MD @ Club Hippo
07/25 – Washington, DC @ Subterranean A
07/26 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Belvedere’s
07/27 – Cleveland, OH @ B-Side
07/28 – Louisville, KY @ Zanzabar
07/29 – Chicago, IL @ Empty Bottle
07/30 – Columbus, OH @ Double Happiness
07/31 – Buffalo, NY @ Mohawk

Das Mothcast
June 24, 2011, 11:13 am
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Tokyo transplant Tim Sullivan (aka Das Moth) made the newest Modular podcast (Modcast) so if you want you can download/listen to it below! (You want to)

[audio|leftbg=fffc05|lefticon=333333]Modcast #81: Das Moth

Stay put for his forthcoming remix of Cut Copy’s new single “Blink and You’ll Miss a Revolution”!

The Swiss – Movement III
Faze Action – I Wanna Dancer
Giorgio Moroder – I Wanna Rock You
Change – Don’t Wait Another Night [The Revenge Edit]
Sipho Mabuse – Break Dance [LeBaron Edit]
Lewie Day – That’s The Thing
Bottin – Stork
The Popular People’s Front – My Baby Stays Out All Night
Peech Boys – Don’t Make Me Wait [Todd Terje Edit]
Deadly Sins – Feeling Something
Dynasty – I Don’t Wanna Be A Freak [LMR Edit]
Frantique – Strut Your Funky Stuff
Gary’s Gang – Keep On Dancin’
he Pinch – Shout Out [Instrumental]
Loleatta Holloway – Dreamin’
Wuf Ticket – The Key
Dinosaur – Kiss Me Again