11.04.16 by Jeff

Fav Indie Label: Mister Saturday Night

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Justin Carter and Eamon Harkin throw a party and run a label in Brooklyn, both under the name, Mister Saturday Night. They’re putting out some amazing records, like this one from Japanese producer Jun Kamoda. Have a listen to it below! I also posted a couple of my other favourite past releases as well: General Ludd “Woo Ha” and Atlus “Gum”, both cruuush on the dancefloor. Feel free to share any other music suggestions with me on Twitter!

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16.03.16 by Staff

Create Your Own Musical Experiments with Chrome Music Lab

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This is soooo cooooool. In an effort to make learning about music more accessible, Chrome Music Lab allows people to create and manipulate sounds right their browsers (without any plug-ins)! While intended to spark curiosity and inspiration for Music in Our Schools month, the site is for anyone, of any age, interesting in exploring how music works. Try it out here.

18.02.16 by Jeff

Chill Song of the Day: Onda’s Remix of “Back It Up”

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My buddy Tele Fresco recently moved down to LA and is making music with his roommate Swish under the name Onda. I’ve had their remix of THEY.’s “Back It Up” on repeat.

 

 

28.12.15 by Jeff

Chill Song of the Day: Radiohead’s Rejected Song for Bond Film “Spectre”

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It turns out the rumors about Radiohead recording the theme song for the latest James Bond film were true after all. The film ended up with Sam Smith’s “Writing’s On The Wall” but this weekend Radiohead shared their rejected track “Spectre”. I haven’t seen the film so I couldn’t tell you if it goes with it at all, but it’s a beautiful song. Have a listen to “Spectre” below and download it while you can!

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22.12.15 by Staff

Super Chill MIDI Versions of Mozart

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Quirky arrangement of original compositions by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart by electronic musician Noah Wall. Stream it for free below!

(Illustration by Kim Smith)

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04.12.15 by Jeff

Giveaway: Vinyl Moon

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I think it’s safe to say these are the most deluxe mixtapes ever made. Music blogger Brandon Bogajewicz’s concept behind the Vinyl Moon project is simple: Subscribers get a new mixtape mailed to them each month, on limited edition vinyl, with beautiful packaging by a new different designer.

The images above are of Volume 3, featuring packaging designed by Clint Soren. You can see volumes 1 and 2 (designed by Joseph Veazey and Keith Negley respectively) below.

So if you’re a music lover, today’s your lucky day! We have two prizes for Booooooom readers: 1 set of volumes 1-3 (sold out) and 1 three-month subscription to Vinyl Moon. All you have to do is leave a comment below with the name of a song that you think Brandon should include on an upcoming mixtape! I’ll let him pick 2 winners on December 18th.

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02.12.15 by Staff

Chill Song of the Day: Dan San “America”

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Great, mellow track from Belgium indie folk band, Dan San. “America” is produced by Yann Arnaud (who’s worked with the likes of Air and Phoenix). Check out the music video below!

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26.11.15 by Staff

Guy Hacks Turntable to Create Techno Music

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Artist and experimental musician Graham Dunning’s Mechanical Techno Demonstration is exactly what it sounds like! Dunning demonstrates his incredible hand-made method for making techno music: layering locked records, analogue synths, even mechanically triggered percussion. Watch how it all comes together below!

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22.10.15 by Staff

Chill Song of the Day: Your Gay Thoughts “Among The Lull”

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Great track by Slovenian, post-pop band, Your Gay Thoughts. “Among the Lull” is the first single off their album, The Watercolors (out on King Deluxe January, 2016). Check it out below!

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