NOIA's 'Carl Sagan Vs. Zeus' video is A+

'Carl Sagan Vs. Zeus' is an incredible tug of war, so the pressure on Director Erin Vassilopoulos to match it was pretty damn high. Thankfully she came through. Here's what Vassilopoulos had to say about it: "Daido Moriyama, the colors red and purple, a stormy night sky, David Lynch, and our dim sum location were some of our visual inspirations. Polly Nor’s drawings of women and devils were also an influence when we were brainstorming about the voyeur character in the video."

Shoutout to whoever put together the wardrobe. And a giant high five to the location scout. What a beautiful video.

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Twitter increases character limit

Twitter has finaly allowed all you norms to use 280 charaters, rather than the standard 140. Sure, giving us all something we don't need rather than the stuff we do (less Nazis, yeah?) seems like a strong business move.

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Rexx Life Raj wants you to live your best life

"Sometimes you have to go to Drake’s Bay to shoot a beautiful ass video because you want to capture the same essence that you put into the song," explained Rexx Life Raj to Highsnobiety, and we're down. Spin the volume dial all the way up and chill the hell out. You deserve it.

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Jae Stephens is an R&B dream

2017 has been a pretty great year for R&B heads, and LA-based Jae Stephens can claim some of the credit. 'Someone Else' is a silky smooth 3-and-a-half minutes of throwback, yet forward-thinking R&B and we couldn't be more happy about her future.

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Danica Roem makes history

Yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, yes.

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You should buy this house from Muji

It's a hut, and it'll cost you £21'000. That's roughly £20'000 more than I'm willing to pay for a hut, but damn does it look good. If you happen to have the money, and based in Japan, it might be worth the investment.

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Solo Astra = Modular Pop

This video from Solo Astra was sent to us this morning, and it caused a bit of a stir: firsttly, they attached a PDF biography, which is about as 2011 as it gets, but they also described their music as 'Modular Pop', which sounds fucking great, right? We decided to give them a shot. It all turned out ok.

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Alexx Mack is back

We've been huge fans of Alexx Mack for a long time now, so whenever she returns with new music, we jump on board (and use the same pun for the headline). Here's what she had to say about the track (via Nylon):

"It’s funny, I’ve always been influenced by L.A., even when I was growing up in Jupiter, Florida. I think I somehow always knew I would end up here. But when it comes to this song and my new material, in particular, I’ve been inspired by my nights on the Eastside. It’s like everything good that has happened, anything memorable or exciting has taken place over here. I’ve fallen in love on the Eastside. And I fell in love with it along the way."

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Clara La San is our new favourite

"I use music to help me understand situations. I write for myself and if there’s nothing for me to say, I won’t write at all.”

'Feel Good' is absolutely incredible. In fact, it's probably our favourite song of the week. It's from her Good Mourning mixtape, which is out on Novemer 24th. Mark it in your calendars, and we'll do the same.