Monday Jul 28
Interview: Morgan Kibby at 2014 SXSW V2V: The Artist as Startup
Morgan Kibby has come a long way from classical piano and the cello. Her musical odyssey through the indie band The Romanovs, the French electronica band M83 , and movie soundtracks for Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and M. Night Shyamalan 's Lady in the Water led her to the stage of the July 2014 SXSW V2V.
M83 Reissues First Three Albums On 25th August, Remixes Plus B-Sides Eps Out 8th September 2014
Four years on from the Grammy nominated, critically acclaimed release 'Hurry Up, We're Dreaming' , French electronic act M83 re-issues their first three albums in addition to two digital EPs featuring remixes and B-sides from those albums.
Hear Two Songs From The Raveonettes' Surprise Album
Today, with no advance notice, Danish narco-rock duo the Raveonettes released Pe'ahi , their seventh album, out into the world.
Album review: The Chain Gang of 1974, 'Daydream Forever'
The Chain Gang of 1974 is responsible for one of the most infectious pop singles of 2014, and maybe even 1984.
Shawondasee - "Gems of Pure Light"
The Parisian duo of Shawondasee flex an anthemic electro-pop sound on new track "Gems of Pure Light", a newly released effort that recalls the exhilaration of stylistically comparable track " Midnight City " by M83 .
Download: Kid Astray "Taking You With Me (Alizzz Remix)"
In its original form, Kid Astray 's "Taking You With Me," is an easygoing slice of pop, one indebted to the likes of M83 and similar outfits whose efforts lean towards the more glowing ends of the electronic spectrum.