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John Grant “Black Belt”

Thu, Apr 11, 2013

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John Grant “Black Belt”

A song of the year candidate, this cut from the former Czars frontman brings sass, a bumping beat, and a vocab lesson.

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Niki and the Dove “DJ, Ease My Mind”

Mon, Apr 8, 2013

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Niki and the Dove “DJ, Ease My Mind”

This single from the Swedish act's debut LP recalls the best of Siouxsie Sioux and contemporary electronic dance music.

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Seatraffic “Superficial Heart”

Fri, Apr 5, 2013

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Seatraffic “Superficial Heart”

The engaging first installment in a series of new singles from this San Francisco synth-pop duo .

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Ice Choir “I Want You Now and Always”

Thu, Aug 30, 2012

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Ice Choir “I Want You Now and Always”

In his latest project, Kurt Feldman fixes his gaze on the guilty pleasures of '80s synthpop.

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Premiere: Snake Rattle Rattle Snake “Paperskin (ManyColoredBeast mix)”

Thu, Jul 19, 2012

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Premiere: Snake Rattle Rattle Snake “Paperskin (ManyColoredBeast mix)”

We begin our annual UMS coverage with the debut of a remix from these Denver favorites' debut LP.

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Erika Spring “Hidden”

Tue, Jul 17, 2012

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Erika Spring “Hidden”

Au Revoir Simone's Erika Forster delivers a single you'll want on repeat all summer long.

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The History of Panic “The Chase” + “Anthem for Panic” (Premiere)

Mon, Jul 16, 2012

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The History of Panic “The Chase” + “Anthem for Panic” (Premiere)

Enjoy a world premiere and another album track from Detroit's Gerald Roesser.

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Idjut Boys “Going Down”

Mon, Jul 9, 2012

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Idjut Boys “Going Down”

A warm summer breeze of a tune from two London music industry veterans and an intoxicating female guest vocalist.

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Frank Ocean “Pyramids”

Mon, Jul 2, 2012

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Frank Ocean “Pyramids”

A truly genre-defying exploration from the New Orleans artist's forthcoming debut LP.

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Body Language “You Can (Star Slinger remix)”

Thu, Jun 28, 2012

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Body Language “You Can (Star Slinger remix)”

Star Slinger ups the electronics in this reworking of a track from the Brooklyn dance outfit.

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Korallreven “As Young As Yesterday”

Tue, Jun 26, 2012

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Korallreven “As Young As Yesterday”

A kaleidoscopic cut from this Scandinavian collaboration featuring Victoria Bergsman.

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Cookies “Summer Jam”

Tue, Oct 18, 2011

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Cookies “Summer Jam”

This New York trio proves it's never too late for a summer jam.

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