I joined the Facebook group ‘Sampler Save My Life’ created by one of my favorite beatmakers: El Ruido, from Mexico. Fast Train 2 was my attempt to the beat challenge for this group. ‘Fast Train 2’ is inspired on the chance I had to ride the Shinkansen train. I made the video from a small […]
After a couple of months from the leak of the recording, Portishead finally shared the official video of their new song S.O.S, as a dedication to murdered MP Jo Cox. S.O.S, which is a cover from Swedish band Abba, will be part of the soundtrack of the movie High Rise. Directed by Ben Wheatley and […]
Beloved underground hip-hop/trip-hop producer DJ Shadow took to the stage of the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon on Tuesday to promote his upcoming album The Mountain Will Fall, Joining him for the night were collaborators Run The Jewels, who feature on the album’s incredible lead single “Nobody Speak”. The trio performed the lead single from The Mountain […]
Sound Me keeps surprising us. Here is the video for “High Heels”, the most recent release from the band, which features band members and develops a blue/sepia – toned collection of city shots that resembles, for me, a sad love story. Buy their debut album via bandcamp or on We Grow Wax label website.
Los Angeles-based duo GhostsDream have released their debut music video, for their new single, “Contact feat Julia A.” Los Angeles singer/songwriter Julia A.’s haunting voice shines clear as a bell over the Massive Attack-meets-Pink Floyd palette; well suited to the subject matter of alienation and loneliness. GhostsDream’s signature moody groove serves as perfect bedfellow for […]
Monsieur Grandin is the pseudonym of Stephane Grandin, a trip hop and electronica music producer based on Toulouse, France. Watch the video for the song The Hunt which features Nell Mess on the vocals.The video, directed by Félix Catala, is a surrealist horror short-tale based on the Charles Perrault’s fairy tale Little Red Riding Hood. […]
“All the little birdies dream about a nest”. This line describes the video for the song “The Great Nest”, that Russian-based band “The Grus” released to promote their upcoming album “Nest”. The Grus is an experimental/downtempo band from a remote Russian village with the population of 30 people. They create their unique palette of sounds […]