“Strange Weekend” , the debut album of Porcelain Raft, is released today (January 24, 2012) via Secretly Canadian.
‘Unless You Speak From Your Heart’ (the new single):
01. Drifting In And Out
02. Shapeless & Gone
03. Is It Too Deep For You?
04. Put Me To Sleep
06. Unless You Speak From Your Heart
08. The End Of Silence
09. If You Have A Wish
11. The Way In
:: A really great original track gets even better by the remix, love love love the drums!
This is Lana’s new single “Born To Die”, remixed by Woodkid & The Shoes. The single is released today (January 23, 2012) as download and 7″ vinyl picture disc via Polydor Records. Additionally, a remix EP will be released featuring remixes by Woodkid, Damon Albarn and Clams Casino.
Woodkid (aka Yoann Lemoine) also directed the official video for the original version “Born To Die”. Additionally, he’s currently recrding and producing his full-length debut album. I am very intent on it!
:: Damn, this definitely is hot shit! I particularly love ‘Sandpaper’, but the whole EP is fuckin’ great!
This is one track of the new EP of the electro newcomers Breton from the UK. You can download the complete EP for free, all you gotta do is like their facebook page. The EP also is a very good first taste of Breton’s upcoming solo debut “Other Peoples Problems”, to be released March 30, 2012 via FatCat Records.
EP Cover Artwork:
01. Ordnance Survey
02. Certain Little Facts
03. How Can They Tell
05. The Well (Bonus Track)
:: Can’t get enough of this brilliant track! The outstanding video will you make just feel!
This new album version of Clock Opera’s “Once and For All” is released January 30, 2012 via Moshi Moshi / Island Records, including a remix of the track by Andrew Weatherall. It is the first taste of Clock Opera’s upcoming full-length debut “Ways To Forget”.
Voice of Ages celebrates the Chieftains’ 50 years of existence, and also includes collaborations with the The Decemberists, Punch Brothers, The Secret Sisters, The Low Anthem, The Civil Wars, Pistol Annies, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Lisa Hannigan, Carlos Nunez, Paolo Nutini, Imelda May and Bon Iver.
Artist: The Chieftains Titel Of Album: Voice of Ages Release Date: February 21st, 2012 Label: Hear Music/Concord
:: Good as the first one, I’ve got great expectations for the album!
This one’s the next track taken from Grimes upcoming solo debut “Visions”, to be released on February 21, 2012 on 4AD in North-America (March 02, 2012 elsewhere). Release was originally set for the end of January on Arbutus.
:: This records definitely is one of the first highlights in 2012, absolutely great!
This is the debut album of Diagrams, the new project of Tunng’s former singer and songwriter Sam Genders. “Black Lights” was released January 13, 2012 on Full Time Hobby. The videos for ‘Tall Buildings’ and ’Ghost Lit’ are both directed by Mathy & Fran.
Album Cover Art:
01. Ghost Lit
02. Tall Buildings
03. Night All Night
07. Black Light
10. Night All Night (Disco Bloodbath Remix) [Bonus Track]
This brilliant tune was self-released by Nicolas Jaar a couple of days ago, featuring vocals by Scout LaRue (the daughter of Demi Moore and Bruce Willis) and the saxophone parts by Will Epstein. (The track is also circulating in the web named ‘And I Say’, both versions are identical.)