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BOTW Playlist: Waxahatchee

With Alabama’s Waxahatchee – the brainchild of former P.S. Eliot member, Katie Crutchfield – finding herself striving towards greater acclaim on a daily basis and sharing stages across Europe with the likes of Tegan and Sara, we asked Katherine, Waxahatchee’s touring bassist, to put together a playlist of the

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News: Alicia Keys added to Flow Festival

We can now announce that the legendary Alicia Keys will perform at this year’s Flow Festival in Helsinki. The R&B superstar joins an already stellar lineup, featuring the likes of Kraftwerk, The Knife, Kendrick Lamar, My Bloody Valentine, Cat Power, Grimes, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Nick Cave & The Bad …

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News: Lorde announces ‘Tennis Court’ EP

At just 16 years old, New Zealander Ella Yelich-O’Connor (AKA Lorde) is the kind of talent I would hate out of jealousy, weren’t she so lovably awesome. My brother even sent me her debut EP ‘The Love Club’ all the way from Australia with the note “why can’t you …

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BOTW Review: Feathers – If All Now Here

Feathers had the ultimate home ground advantage when playing SXSW this year. Not only were they on their own turf of Austin, Texas, they were also playing as support to Depeche Mode – a band that their own synth pop sound is heavily indebted to. One can only assume it …

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Introducing our BOTW: Feathers

Smothering themselves in a musical aesthetic somewhere between old-world spiritualism and the sci-fi gloss of a not-so-distant future, Austin four-piece Feathers are the brainchild of New York transplant Anastasia Dimou. Forging a path somewhere between the Internet-enabled, alt-electro of Grimes and the grittier, more mechanised side of synth-pop, Feathers’ forthcoming …

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BOTW Interview: LCMDF – Part Two

New Music Ed (Bronya) talked to LCMDF about Berlin, setting up their own label, the cyber world, self-help, and K-pop.

What inspires you lyrically apart from other music?
I’ve been reading a lot of self-help books and I’ve been to this life coaching experience, and Mental Health is about a …

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Rob Da Bank Stage steal the show at Bestival

Last weekend saw Replay host the Rob Da Bank stage at Bestival. Located on a grassy hill, the stage was home to the likes of Death in Vegas, Willis Earl Beal, Dan Le Sac, Grimes and my personal fave – AlunaGeorge.

The Bestival partnership is part …

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Shoreditch club XOYO is back (and better than ever)

September is set to be a terrific month, not least because Shoreditch-based club XOYO will be opening its doors again. After a 6-week summer break, the popular club will be surprising dedicated clubbers with a smashing makeover and a line-up of artists and performances we cannot wait to check out.…

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BOTW Interview: AlunaGeorge

We spoke to our BOTW, AlunaGeorge, about their massive online following, RnB vibez, and the importance of aesthetics. 

I genuinely have kept on listening to ‘You Know You Like It’ ever since it first came up on the internet like a year or two ago and you guys have

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My Moodboard: SINAH

We were told about a new artist called SINAH not too long ago. She immediately caught our attention with ‘Nobody Knows’, a composition of delicate instrumentation and vocals that somehow manage to be composed and fiercely intense at the same time. After downloading her new EP for free on Bandcamp

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