Doomtree's Lazerbeak announces new album
Riding high off 2011’s No King, Minneapolis hip hop collective Doomtree is flourishing in many facets, with the upcoming release of producer Lazerbeak’s latest record. Lava Bangers, which drops January 24, follows 2010’s Legend Recognize with fresh instrumentals and dizzying interweaving beats. You can get a taste of Lava Bangers with 'Cement Blocks/Knight Fighter,' which pits heavy piano and synth with cascading drums and handclaps galore. Check out 'Cement Blocks/Knight Fighter' below. For more on Doomtree and its members, visit their website at http://www.doomtree.net/.
Harry Granger-Howell, aka Lonely Galaxy, will release his second release, EP2 on December 6th through Transparent Records. EP2 Tracklisting 1. Bible Truth Depot 2. Nutts 3. Heavy 4. Modern Romance EP2 will be a limited release of 300 10" only, available to preorder now from Pure Groove (here) Upcoming live dates: December 5 - LONDON, Blue Flowers 7 - LONDON, White Heat at Madame JoJo's You can visit the band by heading to http://www.myspace.com/lonelygalaxy [read more]
Saint Etienne’s seemingly perpetual relationship with pop music began in the early 1990s, and since then their sound has travelled from what we heard in the eclectic debut album Foxbase Alpha to the dark, folk-influenced Tiger Bay, and even to the atmospheric, electronic grandeur from their album Sound of Water. [read more]