The High 5 Collective continues to drop amazing videos, check out this unofficial clip for The Weeknd’s “Montreal” from Echoes of Silence, which you can still download for free here
Loving this chill record from British producer Chris Ward, going under the name Tropics. Initially it recalls sounds from the likes of Toro y Moi and Teen Daze, but these sharp, yet soothing beats forge an identity of it’s own. Stream on bandcamp now:
Ok, I’m more excited about indie this year
Toronto duo, Trust is just what winter music should sound like, check out “The Last Dregs”, a cut from TRST, their debut, out 2/28/2012.
Because it’s Friday and life is just weed and brews
That moment when you get a kick-ass, soulful piece of work in your inbox… That just happened. Check out this single from Leeds group, Alvin Purple after the jump
Because I can’t get enough lists and I could have made my year end list even longer, here are some records from 2011 definitely worth mentioning.
Gauntlet Hair – Gauntlet Hair
We’ve already published our favorite albums from 2011 here, but this year we want to give you a little more. Here are the tracks from 2011 that are most likely to set the dance floor on fire.
Shook brings his signature squelchy bass sounds and immaculate production techniques to this funky remix of The Ting Tings.
German production trio Les Loups crafted a nu disco gem with “Side to Side”, and L’Étranger brought it to the next level.