Adele‘s theme for the new James Bond movie “Skyfall” debuted Thursday evening and has all the lavish trimmings and trappings one would expect. Recorded at the legendary Abbey Road Studio and backed by a 77-piece orchestra, Adele’s lush vocals are able to hold their own against the deep arrangement. Her style fits flawlessly with the […]

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Apparently I haven’t been keeping up with the Scandanavian pop scene enough recently because, man, did I whiff on this guy Dante. Dante Kinnunen, once the drummer for The Concretes, now shows that his strength is as a producer and frontman. “Won’t Go,” which is derived from Adele’s “He Won’t Know,” is an incredibly smooth R&B […]

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PigeonsandPlanes: Watch as Florence Welch covers Drake’s “Take Care.” CNN: Congratulations on making it through Black Friday unscathed! Unless of course you’re this guy…or this lady. ListenBeforeYouBuy: Lana Del Rey announces details on her debut album, Born 2 Die. WaPo: Capitals fire the Human Thumb (a.k.a. Bruce Boudreau), replace him with living legend Dale Hunter. […]

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NPR: Jonsi releases some new songs as part of the soundtrack for Cameron Crowe’s latest film, We Bought A Zoo. Pitchfork: Catch footage from Sonic Youth’s perhaps final show in Sao Paolo, Brazil. SXSW: The Austin, TX music festival announces the second round of artists playing in 2012. NME: The Libertines’ Pete Doherty is convinced […]

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Adele has such an amazing voice, there’s no denying that.  So how can you take her soulful music and make it better?  Have Plastic Plates remix her, that’s how.  Plastic Plates, imported to LA from Australia, has been on rotation constantly in the dF office for the past few months and we’re stoked to have […]

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Childish Gambino is hotter than Heidi Klum, your fifth-grade crush, and St. Elmo combined. Gambino, the rap alias of actor/comedian/producer Donald Glover, has been literally destroying tracks recently, from his flawless verse on Jamie xx’s remix of Adele’s “Rolling in the Deep” to the latest Brenton Duvall masterpiece which pits Gambino’s “Let Me Dope You” against […]

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