Diplo has been on fire all summer with the explosive Express Yourself EP [video] and he keeps the fire coming with a video from the EP, the collab Bueller EP and a Major Lazer video in a week’s time. Dude is unstoppable
Hear the excellent sophmore LP from Wild Nothing. ‘Nocturne’ is a wonderful follow up to ‘Gemini’, based in the same blissful, yet longing vein that put Jack Tatum on the map. Stream the album and read an interview with Jack over at Dazed Digital
Not many artists can stay hyped on the strength of three originals and a handful of remixes, but UK duo AlunaGeorge (Aluna Francis + George Reid) are making it look easy. Listen to the stellar new single “Your Drums, Your Love” and wait anxiously for a full length in 2013.
Another pensive track from The xx’s upcoming sophmore record “COEXIST” out 9/11/12
Change is mostly good, even if it’s brief. Getting out of this heat will definitely be nice. Pack a few mixes from San Fran blog Some Kind of Awesome, Chicago hard hitters Flosstradamus, and a clash of the titans from The Orb and Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry for your own vacation