Tag Archive | "hip"

John Grant “Black Belt”

Thursday, April 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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Shabazz Palaces “Swerve… the reeping of all that is worthwhile (Noir not withstanding)”

Saturday, July 21, 2012

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Shabazz Palaces “Swerve… the reeping of all that is worthwhile (Noir not withstanding)”

With a little help from THEEsatisfaction, Butterfly of Digable Planets proves he's never sounded better.

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

Thursday, July 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”

Tuesday, July 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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Idjut Boys “Going Down”

Monday, July 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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Twin Sister “Bad Street”

Friday, November 4, 2011

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Twin Sister “Bad Street”

A slinky, effervescent tune from this Long Island act's new debut LP.

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Cookies “Summer Jam”

Tuesday, October 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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Plant Plants “She’s No One”

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

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Plant Plants “She’s No One”

This London duo's music recalls everything from Battles to The Boo Radleys.

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Gauntlet Hair “I Was Thinking”

Thursday, July 21, 2011

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Gauntlet Hair “I Was Thinking”

Our Underground Music Showcase coverage begins with this Denver duo's debut single.

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The Chain Gang of 1974 “Undercover”

Thursday, June 16, 2011

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The Chain Gang of 1974 “Undercover”

Bauhaus meets LCD Soundsystem on the lead single from this Denver artist's new album.

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The Hood Internet “VCR (featuring Elizabeth Harper, Freddie Gibbs and Telli)”

Friday, May 6, 2011

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The Hood Internet “VCR (featuring Elizabeth Harper, Freddie Gibbs and Telli)”

The mashup kings prepare for their first release of original material with this the xx cover.

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CREEP “Days (Azari & III remix)”

Monday, April 18, 2011

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CREEP “Days (Azari & III remix)”

A throbbing remix of the New York City duo's single on the Young Turks label.

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