Friday, August 28, 2015

Future Nostalgia

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Kraftwerk - Metropolis (The Man Machine - 1978)
John Foxx - Underpass (Metamatic - 1980)
Eurythmics - This City Never Sleeps (Sweet Dreams - 1983)
Gary Numan - My Dying Machine (Berzerker - 1984)

Chromatics - In Films (Dear Tommy - Pending)
Blouse - Videotapes (Blouse - 2011)
I Break Horses (Chiaroscuro - 2014)

Goblin Rebirth - Requiem for X (Goblin Rebirth - 2015)
John Carpenter - Fallen (Lost Themes - 2015)
Lazerhawk - Lawless (Skull + Shark - 2013)
Ben Salisbury & Geoff Barrow - Miami Lawmaker (Drokk - 2012)

Gunship - Tech Noir (Gunship - 2015)
M83 - Highway of Endless Dreams (Saturdays = Youth - 2008)

Bonus Video Time(s)! Check out these love-letters to the 1980s by London synth worshippers Gunship.

Friday, July 24, 2015

From A Whisper to a Roar

Patti Smith - Dancing Barefoot (Wave - 1979)
Siouxsie & the Banshees - You're Lost Little Girl (Doors Cover) (Through the Looking Glass - 1989)
Blonde Redhead - No More Honey (Barragan - 2014)
Childbirth - Nasty Grrls (Women's Rights - out 9/18)

Mazzy Star - I'm Less Here (I'm Less Here RSD Exclusive 7" - 2014)
Widowspeak - Girls (All Yours - out 9/4)
Wye Oak - Civilian (Civilian - 2011)

PJ Harvey - Long Snake Moan (To Bring You My Love - 1995)
Esben & the Witch - No Dog (A New Nature - 2014)
The Breeders - Roi (Last Splash - 1993)

Marissa Nadler - Solitude (Soundcloud Self-Release - 2015)
SPC ECO - What Is Worse? (Zombie EP - 2014)

Kate Tempest - Hot Night, Cold Spaceship (Everybody Down - 2014)

Bonus Video Time! Wye Oak - Mother (Danzig cover - probably the best Danzig cover ever)

Friday, July 3, 2015

New Tracks for 2015

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Son Lux - Ransom (Lanterns - 2013)
I Break Horses - Faith (Chiaroscuro - 2014)
Tamaryn - Hands All Over Me (Cranekiss - Out 8/28)
Sinead O' Connor - I Want Your (Hands On Me) (The Lion & the Cobra - 1987)
Polica feat. Justin Vernon - Tiff (Shulamith - 2013)

Lapalux - Don't Mean A Thing (Lustmore - 2015)
Slime - My Company (My Company 10" - 2015)
Keep Shelly in Athens - Benighted (Now I'm Ready - Out Sept. 2015)
Nicolas Jaar - No One is Looking at U (Nymphs II - 2015)

I'lls - Keep (Can I Go With You to Go Back to My Country - Out Aug. 2015)
Doldrums - Video Hostage (The Air Conditioned Nightmare - 2015)
Flume feat. Moon Holiday - Insane (Flume - 2013)

Bonus Video Time:
Lapalux feat Andreya Triana - Puzzle

Friday, June 5, 2015

Spring Chillout

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Blooms - Love (via Soundcloud - 2015)
Hundred Waters - Murmurs (The Moon Rang Like a Bell - 2014)
Nosaj Thing feat. Kazu Makino - Eclipse/Blue (Home - 2013)
Maya Jane Coles feat. Tricky - Wait for You (Comfort - 2013)

Young Magic - Holographic (Breathing Statues - 2014)
Lapalux feat. Andreya Triana - Puzzle (Lustmore - 2015)
Munchi - Madre, No Llores (Murda Sound - 2010)
Holy Other - Yr Love (With U - 2011)

Forest Swords - Irby Tremor (Engravings - 2013)
Clams Casino - Gorilla (Rain Forest - 2011)
Doldrums - Funeral for Lightning (The Air Conditioned Nightmare - 2015)
Son Lux - Easy (Lanterns - 2013)

Pastel Ghost - Clouds (Abyss - 2015) Depeche Mode - Uselink (Ultra - 1997)

Friday, May 22, 2015

Musica Ex Machina

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Kraftwerk - The Robots (The Man Machine - 1978)
Goblin - La Via Della Droga (La Via Della Droga OST - 1977)
Brian Eno - Under the Stars (Apollo - 1983)
David Bowie - Subterraneans (Low - 1977)

Sinoia Caves - Forever Dilating Eye (Beyond the Black Rainbow OST - 2010)
Pye Corner Audio - The Black Mill Video Tape (Sleep Games - 2012)
John Carpenter - Abyss (JG Thirlwell remix) (Lost Themes - 2015)

Geoff Barrow & Ben Salisbury - Exhale (Drokk - 2012)
Disasterpeace - Detroit (It Follows OST - 2015)
Disasterpeace - Lakeward (It Follows OST - 2015)
Geoff Barrow & Ben Salisbury - Out (Ex Machina OST - 2015)
CUTS - Bunsen Burner (Ex Machina OST - 2015)

Symmetry - The Nightshift (Reprise) (Soundtrack for an Imaginary Film - 2012)
Chromatics - Shining Violence (Night Drive - 2007)

Bonus Video Time!
CUTS - 05

Bonus... TV show trailer time?

Friday, May 8, 2015

Post finals exaltation and inclement weather commiseration

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The Smiths - Sheila Take A Bow (Louder Than Bombs - 1987)
The Cure - Fascination Street (Extended Mix - 12" - 1989)
Siouxsie and the Banshees - Party's Fall (Tinderbox - 1986)
Echo and the Bunnymen - In Bluer Skies (Porcupine - 1983)

Galaxie 500 - Temperature's Rising (Today - 1988)
Jesus and Mary Chain - Nine Million Rainy Days (Darklands - 1987)
Cocteau Twins - Throughout the Dark Months of April & May (Victorialand - 1986)
Cranes - Rainbows (Forever - 1993)
Love and Rockets - Waiting for the Flood (Earth, Sun, Moon - 1987)

Curve - Coming Up Roses (Come Clean - 1998)
Depeche Mode - Heaven (Delta Machine - 2013)
SPC ECO - Hear Me Now (Art of Pop - 2014)
Slowdive - Country Rain (5 EP - 1993)

Outro - Massive Attack - Weather Storm (Protection - 1994)

Friday, April 24, 2015

Sun & Moon

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The Velvet Underground - Who Loves the Sun? (Loaded - 1970)
Magnetic Fields - I Don't Believe in the Sun (69 Love Songs - 1999)
Swans - God Damn the Sun (The Burning World - 1989)

Slowdive - When the Sun Hits (Souvlaki - 1993)
Primal Scream - May the Sun Shine Bright For You (Sonic Flower Groove - 1987)
The Verve - The Sun, The Sea (A Storm in Heaven - 1993)
Swervedriver - Sunset (Raise - 1991)
The Raveonettes - Sinking With the Sun (Observator - 2012)

Break - Ventures - Blue Moon (1961)

Frankie Rose - Moon in My Mind (Interstellar - 2011)
Neko Case - I Wish I Was the Moon (Blacklisted - 2002)
Ian McCulloch - The Killing Moon (Daytrotter Sessions -2010)

Love and Rockets - Holiday on the Moon (Express - 1986)
Young Magic - Drawing Down the Moon (Melt - 2012)

Jim Henson as Ernie - I Don't Want to Live on the Moon (Sesame Street - 1978)