Italy’s Clap! Clap! (aka Cristiano Crisci) continues his genre-smashing success on his new album A Thousand Skies, out now on Black Acre. Once again, he takes us on a sonic journey, wanting us to imagine a “young girl’s journey through the stars.” The track ‘Hope’ sees Crisci blend together his worldly beats and dance grooves into the vocals of […]
Kabaka is an up and coming producer from Paris. He remixes Malian artist Oumou Sangaré’s 2004 track ‘Saa Magni,’ meaning ‘death is sad,’ into more of a celebratory dance track. Peep the original track below for comparison and keep on eye on Kabaka’s Facebook or Soundcloud page for future releases.
http://bandcamp.com/EmbeddedPlayer/size=medium/bgcol=ffffff/linkcol=0687f5/notracklist=true/transparent=true/track=732270342/ Floating Points, the king of proper buildups.
This is it. The pinnacle for me of piano-stabby techno. I’ve opened with this, closed with it, had an ecstasy peak in the middle of a set with it. It just surrounds you and is super euphoric. I get goosebumps just thinking about it… – Falty DL picks some classics
This week’s playlist: Gold Panda – Clarke’s Dream Flying Lotus – Puppet Talk (Ruff Draft Remix) We Are Shining – Breaks Knx – Rownmywai Submorphics – Long Been Gone And then some.
Nick Cave | Heard NY @ Grand Central Terminal Vine Next time I’ll see them dance.
The lead track “Friday Night” showcases the two older members of the family Yaga Yo and Daniel who take the lead vocals in a typical West African highlife style with a song about money grabbing women and men’s willingness to hand over the cash. – Boomkat