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10 underground electronic tracks for the week ahead #002

 

Each week, we’ll be bringing you a new selection of tracks to indulge in. This week’s segment contains a little bit of everything electronic (from bona fide house to R&B, trap and new, electro pop). If you would like to hear more by any of the featured acts, click …

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Interview: Glass Animals

After releasing their debut album Zaba in June through heavyweight producer Paul Epworth’s Wolf Tone record label, Oxford’s Glass Animals are currently in the midst of an endless touring schedule that will see them through to 2015. Their engaging blend of R&B influenced junglepop has blown up worldwide, and with

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Introducing: Gent Mason

Possessing the combined ability to produce downtempo bedroom grooves alongside your own vocal accompaniment is somewhat of a forbidden (and sought-after) fruit for emerging artists. A skill that London-hailing producer, Gent Mason, has certainly snatched, audibly translating distorted rhythms with swoons verging on cross-continental R&B. It’s only fitting then, that

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New video: Kingdom – ‘Bank Head’ (ft. Kelela)

LA-based DJ Kingdom (aka Ezra Rubin) has released the video for new single ‘Bank Head‘. With vocals provided by Kelela, the video is a futuristic and clinical clip of beautiful imagery. The track is the lead single from Kingdom’s fifth EP, Vertical XL, which is a …

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Introducing: Max Marshall

At just 21 years-old Max Marshall has already established a successful career in fashion. When she isn’t creating 1940s-inspired bespoke clothing, making wigs for Lady Gaga or working for French designer Charlie Le Mindu, Marshall turns to her other passion, music.

Writing music since 14, the Baltimore-born-London-based multi-instrumentalist has …

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Introducing: Phlo Finister

It’s hard to believe that this LA-based bombshell, Phlo Finister, was prohibited from listening to R&B and hip-hop by parents in her early years, as it’s easy to hear urban influences through her breathy Jessie Ware-esque vocals, accompanied by some slow beefed-up beats. A musical influence in particular …

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New Track: “Lady Colour” by Troumaca

Troumaca are a fine example of the massive range of music coming from Birmingham these days.  This group is carefully nudging their way out of the mass influx of bands, though, thanks to the unique flavour of their music.  Their tracks have a distinctly British taste, but they also mix …

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New Track: Rudimental (feat. Angel Haze) – “Hell Could Freeze”

Hackney group Rudimental has a knack for electronica mixes, and they’ve just combined that with a taste for R&B and pulsating hip hop in their new track “Hell Could Freeze” with American rapper Angel Haze.

Rudimental’s main job, which they perform flawlessly here, is setting up the perfect backing …

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Azealia Banks shares debut full length mixtape ‘Fantasea’

In a big week for new music Azealia Banks has shared her long anticipated full length debut mixtape ‘Fantasea’; with with beats from a wealth of producers including Hudson Mohawke, Ikonika, O/W/W/W/L/S, Machinedrum, Eprom, Drums of Death, Nick Hook, Lunice, and Munchi

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Nite Jewel releases new music video for ‘Clive’

Nite Jewel has shared a new lo-fi video for her track ‘Clive’. The California native Ramona Gonzalez released her second album ‘One Second of Love’ earlier this year on Secretly Canadian, and has a upcoming UK tour starting tonight (July 12th) in Liverpool with an XOYO, London date

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