Mo Kolours was given an hour to explore on the Solid Steel radio show in London on Friday, and now you can listen to it in full and absorb the flavors shared. You may look at the full set list by clicking here.
DJ Disco Cat continues to turn songs inside out and display them in a new fashion. This time around, he handles Donna Summer’s “On The Radio” by utilizing the three known versions and creating a mega mix that is sure to make people on the dancefloor go “oh damn, this is better”.
Escaping the pleasures of your console TV and into your face, that is the pleasures explored in “Just A Boy” by Mjolnir, and not only that, this is the soon-to-be irresistible JBAG remix that pushes it to your dome and keeps it there until it evaporates, if it ever does. Sweat until you get wet, or permanently moist, for this.
She goes by the name of Bad Barbie, and she hosts a weekly show on KaneFM called Bad Barbie Beats, a nice diverse assortment of good music for her, you, and everyone around the world, including a lot of awesome surprises, including her own remixes and re-edits. This was in my Twitter timeline, decided to check it out and really liked what I heard, thus I share.
The show airs live every Thursday between 1pm and 3pm UK time (5am Pacific/8pm Eastern). To check out more work from Bad Barbie, click to her Soundcloud page.
Have you ever wanted to learn how to stop worrying and love the bomb? If so, maybe you’ll get into the new and fun song by Classixx called “Stranger Lover”, and if you’ve been waiting for this to be a single on their album Hanging Gardens (Innovative Leisure), your wish has been granted. I really like this song and instead of saying “in a better world, this would be a huge hit”, let’s just make the world we live in now a good one and bring this to where it deserves to be.
Disco? Dance? Chillwave? Whatever you feel like calling, it’s best to know his name: Gabriel Akinrinmade. If this name of this Canadian producer is difficult to remember at first or pronounce, you may also call him Box Of Wolves. He just released an EP called Let’s Start Again (Electronic Rumors) and he makes the kind of music that will pull in listeners and keep them in a dream state, never wanting to wake out of it. The EP features three more mixes of the song and a B-side called “Hello”. If you’d like to hear those mixes, you may do so.
Foreign Exchange promise that they’ll be making their way to the western part of the United States but for now, they’ve announced a tour that will take them through the east and mid-west. Fear not: if you follow them on Twitter or Facebook, you’ll know that there are plans to go to Europe and South America. Those dates will be mentioned when ready but for now, have a look at these. South Africa: get ready for their arrival around May 30th:
April 11… Pittsburgh, PA (DreamOn Festival)
April 26… Durham, NC (The Art Of Cool Festival)
May 1… Richmond, VA (The Canal Club)
May 2… Washington, DC (The Howard Theater)
May 4… Philadelphia, PA (World Cafe Live)
May 5… Brooklyn, NY (Music Hall Of Williamsburg)
May 6… Cambridge, MA (The Middle East)
May 8… Cleveland, OH (Beachland Ballroom)
May 9… Detroit, MI (Magic Stick)
May 10… Chicago, IL (Metro)
May 12… Columbus, OH (Woodland Tavern)
May 30… Johannesburg, South Africa (Bassline)
June 12… Charlotte, NC (The Chop Shop)
June 13… Atlanta, GA (Terminal West)
June 14… Birmingham, AL (The WorkPlay Theatre)
June 16… Nashville, TN (12th & Porter)
June 17… Louisville, KY (Zanzabar)
June 18… Memphis, TN (Hi-Tone)
June 20… St Louis, MO (Plush)
June 21… Kansas City, MO (The Riot Room)
June 23… Denver, CO (Cervantes’ Masterpiece)
June 25… Austin, TX (The North Door)
June 26… Dallas, TX (The Prophet Bar)
June 27… Houston, TX (Fitzgerald’s)
June 29… New Orleans, LA (Tipitina’s)
September 24… London, England (Jazz Cafe)
September 26… London, England (Jazz Cafe)
As promised, Kat O1O has relased the second volume of her MeowMIx Retrospective, featuring various tracks she has taken part in in the last 15 years, including contributions from the Mission:/Crown City Rockers collective plus Eric Krasno, People Under The Stairs, DJ Day, and more. Miss Ouano promises more music in the near future, so let’s see what she’ll come up with next.
(If the download link is unavailable on the player above, click to the Soundcloud page for the MeowMix Retrospective. Vol. 1 can be downloaded by heading here.)
Last Gang Records is the label that will be releasing the self-titled debut from Rush Mountain, May 27th is the scheduled release date for it. To get people warmed up to his offerings, a video has been made for the song “In Your Room”, which you may listen to in your room, car, or place of work if it’s allowed. If you wish, feel free to create or participate in your own fantasies with this, it has that kind of potential.
The press release for their forthcoming EP states that Double Duchess of San Francisco “transcends (sic) genres and genders through its live experience and high-energy delivery.” Their Hey Girl! EP from 2012 brought attention to Double Duchess for the first time and now they want to do it again, and again many times over with a new recording, the 5-song Nocturnal EP which also brings them together with DDM, Big Dipper and MicahTron. It seems the goal for Krylon Superstar and davO is to take you places you never thought you’d explore before, and you can hear why with a song from the EP that you can download free of charge while supplies last, the EP’s title track, by clicking here (4.1mb).