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NEW MUSIC: Inouwee – “Danger” [Official Video]

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Introducing electro-pop-rock duo Inouwee!

Inouwee is a Danish indie pop electro duo from Copenhagen consisting of Kaare Hansen and Signe Marike. Their music is authentic, emotional and honest; with a genre-bending sound that cleverly blends trip-hop, indie and rock into darkly enigmatic pop songs.

“Danger,” is their brand new single. The track is taken from their debut EP, ‘GHOSTS AND SHADOWS.’ I want to melt your cold blooded heart, need to, rip it up, got to tear it apart” lead singer Signe Marike softly croons over the tracks menacing synth work and dazzling keyboard play. The song’s hypnotizing electro-vibe plays like a secret project between NIN, Depeche Mode and MS MR that’s musically grounded by Marike’s warm emotional vocals. Loving this song. Take a listen!

Watch the video for “Danger” below and be sure to grab the ‘GHOSTS AND SHADOWS – EP’ via iTunes now!

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BANKS – FALL OVER [OFFICIAL VIDEO]

 

Following the release of her incredible debut single, ‘Before I Ever Met You’, LA-based electronic singer-songwriter, BANKS has unleashed the video for B-Side,’Fall Over.

We kinda raved about BANKS during our introduction a few weeks back(Here)–especially in regards to the mesmerizing, ‘Fall Over.’  We are completely captivated by BANKS’ music that we actually added a new section called ‘MUST HEAR NEW MUSIC’ on our blog’s homepage– just so you don’t miss the chance to hear her music!

The video for ‘Fall Over’ sees the beautiful singer as she writhes, toss and turns alone in her bedroom baring not just her skin, but lots of emotion and soul.

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Lucy Pearl – “Dance Tonight” [Soulpersona Remix]

 

Lucy Pearl’s 2001 Grammy nominated R&B tune and glorious debut single, “Dance Tonight” gets a silky and groovy spin by London’s Soulpersona. Take a listen to the bouncy, laid-back remix.

This song brings back so many memories! Any Lucy Pearl fans out there?!!

Fun Fact: Lucy Pearl lost the Grammy that year for ‘Best R&B Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group’ to Destiny’s Child’s “Say My Name.”

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Bixel Boys: Faith Evans’ “Love Like This” [Viceroy Remix]

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It’s cold, windy and snowing like crazy here in NYC…but one can always count on San Francisco’s VICEROY to warm up and brighten-up the day with his masterful, lively, is-summer-all-the-time killer remixes.

Listen to his bouncy, house-take on L.A-based Bixel Boys’ remix of the Faith Evans’ all-mighty dance classic, “Love Like This.”  This jam will take you to warm places. Take a listen!

Follow VICEROY on Facebook here to download the killer jam.

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The Knife – ‘A Tooth For An Eye’ [Official Video]

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Watch the just released video for The Knife’s “A Tooth For An Eye” from the band’s forthcoming album Shaking The Habitual.

A Tooth For An Eye’ deconstructs images of maleness, power and leadership. Who are the people we trust as our leaders and why? What do we have to learn from those we consider inferior? In a sport setting where one would traditionally consider a group of men as powerful and in charge, an unexpected leader emerges. A child enters and allows the men to let go of their hierarchies, machismo and fear of intimacy, as they follow her into a dance. Their lack of expertise and vulnerability shines through as they perform the choreography. Amateurs and skilled dancers alike express joy and a sense of freedom? There is no prestige in their performance. The child is powerful, tough and sweet all at once, roaring “I’m telling you stories, trust me”. There is no shame in her girliness, rather she possesses knowledge that the men lost a long time ago.

The video was directed by Roxy Farhat & Kakan HermanssonThe Knife’s Shaking The Habitual arrives on 8/9 April. Available to Pre order HERE

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NEW MUSIC: INDIANA

 

Introducing singer-songwriter, Indiana.

Showcasing a unique take on electro-soul; the talented Nottingham singer beautifully blends soulful, down-tempo music with sensual, emotional vocals behind haunting musical backdrops.

Indiana’s debut single ‘Blind As I Am’ is a goosebump inducing ballad that showcases the power and frailty of her voice. Indiana’s haunting cover of Frank Ocean’s ‘Swim Good’ is an equally captivating stunner that will prompt multiple listens.

Bound’ is the singer’s latest single. Blending slinky blues and gospel-tinged soul with seductive minimalism, the track offers a glimpse into Indiana’s elegantly expressive style and wide emotional palette. From beginning to end, the track is simply stunning.

Watch and listen to the songs and leave your comments\thoughts below!

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AUSTRA – “Home” [New Single]

 

Brand new track by one of Toronto’s best, AUSTRA!

Listen to “Home,” the brand new single by the electro-goth band upcoming record, Olympia.

Olympia arrives on  June 17/18 via Domino and Paper Bag Records! Listen!

Austra’s tour dates below.

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TOUR DATES

03-13 Austin, TX – Vice Land (Vice SXSW)
03-14 Austin, TX – Hype Hotel (Hype Machine SXSW)
03-15 Austin, TX – The Mohawk (Windish SXSW)
03-16 Austin, TX – Elysium (Moog SXSW)
03-16 Austin, TX – Old Emo’s (Brooklynvegan SXSW)
06-02 Dublin, IE – Fobidden Fruit
06-06 Zurich, SE – Plaza
06-07 Luzerne, SE – Sudpol
06-08 Yverdon-les Bains, SE – L’Amalgame
06-10 Amsterdam, NL – Bitterzoet
06-12 Paris, FR – Le Nouveau Casino
06-14 Berlin, DE – Lido
06-17 London, UK – Hoxton Bar Grill
06-20 Brooklyn, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg
06-23 Los Angeles, LA – Troubadour
06-26 San Francisco, CA – The Independent

NEW MUSIC: Lulu James + “Closer” Official Video

 

British singer Lulu James first caught our attention via her self-released debut EP ‘Rope Mirage’ in late spring 2012. After a busy summer of live shows and writing sessions the talented singer signed to RCA before releasing her second, independent single ‘Be Safe’ via Black Butter label.

‘Closer’ is the first release from RCA – The track, produced by The Invisible’s Dave Okumu, is a seductive, 90′s tinged, electro-soul dance number that serves as a perfect re-introduction to James’ evolving sound.

Watch!

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AlunaGeorge – ‘Attracting Flies’ [Shift K3Y Remix]

 

AlunaGeorge announced the release of their new single ‘Attracting Flies’, available on March 10th as well as the news of their forthcoming album ‘Body Music’ released on July 1st. Injecting some deeper bass grooves into ‘Attracting Flies,’ new kid on the block Shift K3Y (aka Shift Key) gives us the first remix of the duo’s new single, with more to come from Bauuer, Jamie Jones and S-Type.

Listen!

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