Tim Hecker ‘veil scans’

This year’s version Adult Swim’s singles series has been the biggest yet, with still several weeks to go before the freebie program wraps. The latest fering is from an old friend the network’s: Canadian conceptual soundscaper Tim Hecker. Following a cut for the 2014 version the program, Hecker has returned with a new tune titled… Read More »

Porter Robinson and Madeon's 'Shelter' receives eclectic remix from Luca Lush – Dancing Astronaut

Porter Robinson and Madeon satisfied long-time fans’ dreams with their wistful collaborative single, “Shelter,” which came accompanied by a joint tour announcement. The two production wizards formulated some smooth indie electropop which paired Porter’s eclectic stylings with Madeon’s refined sound design and vocal talents. “Shelter” has since gone on to receive no shortage of remixes, including a live one by… Read More »

Hein Cooper ‘Rusty’ on Exclaim! TV

If you’ve been searching for the perfect mellow acoustic soundtrack to your summer, look no further than Hein Cooper. The Montreal-via-Sydney, Australia musician worked with some pretty impressive names for his debut LP The Art Escape (Marcus Paquin Local Natives, the National and Arcade Fire fame, for example), and has been on a consistent touring… Read More »

Nike Kyrie 2 Gum Bottom

Nike Kyrie Irving is making his sneaker absolutely undeniable with this next colorway. If you add gum to any colorway, it gets 50 percent more palatable. Irving’s latest Nike was dope to begin with, so it’s a certified banger now. The Nike Kyrie 2 is given a mellow light bone upper with hits reflective silver… Read More »

Sleepy Brown to Perform His Classic Underground Album, ‘Vinyl Room’ Live in Atlanta

Instagram In 1998, Pat “Sleepy” Brown, one-third the dynamic production group Organized Noize, released the underground cult classic, Vinyl Room, with his group, Sleepy’s Theme. The album was smooth and funky, stacked with syrupy bass lines, snappy guitar licks and course, Sleepy’s hazy, Curtis Mayfield-esque falsetto vocals. Vinyl Room sounds simultaneously like it emerged from a smoky blue basement in… Read More »

Anderson.Paak Rocks NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert [WATCH]

Anderson.Paak is one the most talented musicians in the game right now, and the California native stopped by NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert with his band, The Free Nationals, to prove it. The rapper/singer/producer’s most recent album, Malibu, was met with critical acclaim, propelled by songs like “Season/Carry Me” and “Am I Wrong” featuring ScHoolboy Q. In… Read More »