Welcome to our 'Third Quarter Report' - a celebration of everything that happened during July/August/September 2012. We had a look at our favourite news stories, albums, EPs, mixes, free albums, tracks, remixes, videos and photos. We also had a brief look at the albums you should be excited to hear in the next quarter.

Contents:

  • 1 EP You Should Hear
  • 2 Mixes You Should Probably Own
  • 3 Albums/EPs You Can Download For Free
  • 4 Videos You Should Watch
  • 5 Remixes We Dig
  • 6 Photos We Like
  • 7 Tracks We Think You Should Listen To
  • 8 Albums Set To Be Released This Spring/Summer That You're Gonna Want To Check Out
  • 9 News Stories That Made Us Laugh
  • 10 Albums You Should Probably Check Out

1 EP You Should Hear:

2 Mixes You Should Probably Own:

  • Needle Exchange 103: Mount Eerie [Listen]
  • FACT mix 347: How To Dress Well

3 Albums/EPs You Can Download For Free:

Death Grips
  • 1. Freddie Gibbs - Baby Face Killa [Listen]
  • 2. Death Grips – NO LOVE DEEP WEB [Listen]
  • 3. Domo Genesis & The Alchemist - No More Idols [Listen]

4 Videos You Should Watch:

Jessie Ware
  • Jessie Ware - Wildest Moments
  • Alt-J - 'Tessellate'
  • Grimes - 'Genesis'
  • Antony and the Johnsons - 'Cut the World'

5 Remixes We Dig:

Ryan Hemsworth

Friends - I'm His Girl (AlunaGeorge Remix)

Soulja Boy - 'Pretty Boy Swag' (BADBADNOTGOOD remix)

Frank Ocean - 'Thinkin Bout You' (Ryan Hemsworth Bootleg)

LOL Boys - 'Changes' (Shlohmo remix)

Usher - 'Climax' (Dave Sitek Remix)

6 Photos We Like:

Ben Gibbard

Calexico

Niki & the Dove

Azealia Banks

M83

Disposable 405

7 Tracks We Think You Should Listen To:

Lapalux - Forgetting And Learning Again ft. Kerry Leatham

Shelter Point - Braille

Kanye West - Clique ft. Big Sean & Jay-Z

Twigs - Ache

Flying Lotus ft. Earl Sweatshirt and Captain Murphy - 'Between Friends'

Wavves - Hippies Is Punks

Rustie - After Light (feat. AlunaGeorge)

8 Albums Set To Be Released In The Next Quarter That You're Gonna Want To Check Out:

  • 1. Memory Tapes – Grace/Confusion (December 3rd)
  • 2. Sufjan Stevens – Silver & Gold: Songs for Christmas, Vols. 6-10 (November 12th)
  • 3. Tame Impala – Lonerism (October 8th)
  • 4. Ty Segall – Twins (October 8th)
  • 5. Bat For Lashes - The Haunted Man (October 15th)
  • 6. Kendrick Lamar – good kid, m.A.A.d. city (Oct 21st)
  • 7. Chad Valley – Young Hunger (October 30th)
  • 8. Emeralds – Just to Feel Anything (November 6th)

9 News Stories That Made Us Laugh:

  • 1. R.I.P. Hologram Tupac, 14/04/12 – 12/09/12 [Read]
  • 2. Amanda Palmer won't be sending Steve Albini a Christmas card this year [Read]
  • 3. Megadouche: Megadeth frontman accuses Obama of Aurora shooting [Read]
  • 4. DOOM sends an impostor to London show [Read]
  • 5. Snoop Dogg becomes Snoop Lion, starts making reggae [Read]
  • 6. Royalties collection firm fined for err... unpaid royalties [Read]
  • 7. Hip-Hop Beefs: Soulja Boy vs. SpaceGhostPurrp [Read]
  • 8. New music festival set to take place on a plane [Read]
  • 9. Snoop Dogg banned from Norway [Read]

10 Albums You Should Probably Check Out: