Posted: June 30, 2011 Filed under: Streaming | Tags: Black Rob, Duck Down
Black Rob is back and he’s still like whoa. Listen to “Celebration,” the first track off of his debut for Duck Down, Game Tested, here. Perfect holiday weekend BBQ music.
Some old shit:
Posted: June 29, 2011 Filed under: New Releases | Tags: M83
Posted: June 29, 2011 Filed under: Film | Tags: Michael Winterbottom, The Trip
One of the best films I’ve seen this year so far is Michael Winterbottom’s latest, The Trip. It’s hilarious and moving, and you can read my not hilarious and unmoving review for Paste Magazine here.
Posted: June 28, 2011 Filed under: Travel | Tags: BBC Travel, San Pedro
My piece for BBC Travel on San Pedro, CA (my wife’s hometown, not coincidentally) came out today. Read all about the dive bars, the thrift stores, and the hidden beaches here.
Posted: June 28, 2011 Filed under: Download | Tags: Derek Allen, Mad Decent, The Police
Mad Decent producer Derek Allen covers The Police’s classic “Spirits In The Material World” – a song that seems ripe for the picking, given its early-’80s synth lines that transpose nicely to an electro track. Download here.
And listen to the original below:
Posted: June 27, 2011 Filed under: Video | Tags: Joakim
More great new music from Joakim, whose album, Nothing Gold, comes out this September.
Posted: June 27, 2011 Filed under: Streaming | Tags: Bjork
This new Bjork song is blazing across the Internet today, and rightfully so. Yes, you’ve heard this type of thing before from her, but it’s a good song that starts pretty and ends with some hard d’n’b-style beats. Listen below.