Boys Noize – Ich R U (Justice Remix)

MusicComments ⋅ Mar 8, 2013
From last fall’s well-received Out of the Black project, Boys Noize’s melodic “Ich R U” is remixed by legendary French electronica production duo Justice. Maintaining much the original score’s rhythmic output and filtere...

Les Sins (Toro y Moi) – “Grind” & “Prelims”

MusicComments ⋅ Mar 8, 2013
Better known to most by his Toro y Moi moniker, Chazwick Bundick will be dropping a new 12″ single under his dance music project Les Sins. Featuring the track “Grind” alongside “Prelims,” the release is a perfect illustr...

Lupe Fiasco – Light Blue

MusicComments ⋅ Mar 7, 2013
Lupe Fiasco returns to the scene with a new song, “Light Blue.” Those left pondering Lupe’s newest projects should look no further than the song, which seems like an apt summary of his current aesthetic. The artist took to Twitter t...

A-Trak ft. Juicy J, Jim Jones, Flatbush Zombies, El-P & Flosstradamus – Piss Test (Remix)

MusicComments ⋅ Feb 26, 2013
The All-Star Game was last week, but in a track of similar proportions, A-Trak teams up with Jim Jones, Flatbush Zombies, El-P, Flosstradamus and hook king Juicy J to release the visual accompaniment to “Piss Test.” With the song original...

Nina Simone – The Time Is Now (Unreleased)

MusicComments ⋅ Feb 24, 2013
Nina Simone’s impact on jazz, R&B and pop music today has been frequently celebrated, and it is perhaps the ultimate shame that her contributions can no longer be experienced firsthand. The North Carolina-born singer is frequently cited for...

Atoms for Peace – Amok | Full Album Stream

MusicComments ⋅ Feb 19, 2013
British super group Atoms for Peace – which consists of Radiohead star Thom Yorke, producer Nigel Godrich, Red Hot Chilli Pepper’s bassist Flea, and percussionists Joey Waronker and Mauro Refosco – is due their highly anticipated al...

Azealia Banks – Harlem Shake (Remix)

MusicComments ⋅ Feb 18, 2013
With confusion running rampant over exactly how the Harlem Shake went from a necessarily uptown Manhattan phenomenon to something your aunt includes in the monthly family newsletter, Azealia Banks introduces this new video of her take on the admitted...

J. Cole – Truly Yours EP

MusicComments ⋅ Feb 13, 2013
North Carolina rapper J. Cole drops a surprise five-track EP on fans today via the release of Truly Yours EP. Comprised of four previously unreleased songs as well as a re-release from 2009, the EP follows suit to much of Cole’s previous work p...

J Dilla – Anthem

MusicComments ⋅ Feb 12, 2013
Continuing to build anticipation for the full-length J Dilla album that is expected later this year, today brings a new cut titled “Anthem.” The track features production and vocals from Dilla himself with an assist by Frank N Dank. For f...

Justin Timberlake – Mirrors

MusicComments ⋅ Feb 11, 2013
Following from his impressive performance at the Grammy Awards with Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake keeps the momentum going with the release of his new single, “Mirrors.” Displaying strong vocal attributes over a poignant R&B-style producti...

Mikky Ekko – Pull Me Down | The Internet Remix

MusicComments ⋅ Feb 4, 2013
Mikky Ekko’s esteemed Clams Casino-produced track “Pull Me Down” has received a smooth and dreamy remix provided by Syd the Kid and Matt Martian – known collectively as The Internet. Coinciding with a release of material set t...

Drake – Started From The Bottom

MusicComments ⋅ Feb 2, 2013
Ahead of its anticipated February 10, 2013 launch slate for the night of the 55th Annual Grammy Awards (rumored to be the iTunes release date), Drake officially unveils his latest work, “Started From The Bottom.” The track was produced by...

Common – The Next Chapter (Still Love H.E.R.)

MusicComments ⋅ Feb 1, 2013
In the same year that Nas’ heralded Illmatic was released, so too did Common’s similarly acclaimed “I Used to Love H.E.R.,” though one is probably more widely known than the other. Unnecessary comparisons aside, Common’s...

Kanye West vs. Kavinsky – Protolife | Carlos Serrano Mix

MusicComments ⋅ Jan 16, 2013
Known for his ever inventive mash-ups that draw from an eclectic landscape ranging from hip-hop to electronica, San Diego-based producer Carlos Serrano presents his latest. Fusing Kanye West’s vocals from his Graduation standout track “Go...

Joey Bada$$ – Unorthodox

MusicComments ⋅ Jan 14, 2013
Joey Bada$$ is largely credited as one of the more faithful ‘Golden Era’ revivalists in modern hip-hop, with a style that sounds like a collage of New York’s finest MCs. Thanks to Mountain Dew’s Green Label Sound venture, Bada...