The wonder boy from Maynooth, Ireland continues to mine glitch-pop gold with a pitch-perfect remix of The 1975’s “Settle Down.” EMBRZ (Jack Casey) is adept at shaping a hodgepodge of short, choppy synth and sample blips into surprisingly expressive tracks, avoiding the emotionally neutered “video game music” territory occupied by some of his laptop-wielding contemporaries. The producer […]

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Jack Steadman has been building an electronic portfolio on the side for the past three years. His day job — lead vocalist for Bombay Bicycle Club — deals primarily with indie rock, delving into the electronic world on occasion. Steadman’s solo project, however, is all electronic, making use of non-Bombay sounds like hip-hop beats and […]

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The Philly four-piece knows just what we want to hear, channeling some of our favorite acts like The Neighbourhood, Sir Sly and the 1975 with each monthly release.

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Glittering ’80s synth pop has a devoted swath of fans, and those same people will enjoy Chad Valley‘s new single “Real Time.”  The track features the coiffed artist/producer’s masked vocals on top of a relentlessly positive backdrop, a combo that  is sure to get stuck in your head. Valley is about to begin his co-headlining North […]

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Anna Lunoe and Touch Sensitive provided indie dance music lovers with one of last year’s biggest hits, “Real Talk”. The Beatport-topping original, released in June 2012 by Future Classic, gets a fantastic refresh a couple months into 2013 courtesy of fellow Australian Cassian. Cassian maintains most of the original but allows the track to sail […]

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There are three things you need to know about French Horn Rebellion‘s latest track, “Girls.” First off, the brother-brother duo bring the party, as they have at both their All Things Gold appearances, on this New Jack jam. Second, it features spots from JD Samson (Le Tigre, MEN) and Fat Tony. And thirdly, ATG’s very […]

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City Calm Down are ready to take over the world. The Melbourne quartet’s post-punk electro-rock is the kind of music meant to flow through arena-sized speakers. Their upcoming EP, Movements, should bring them one step closer to that dream. The six-track release will see the light in just over a month through I OH YOU, […]

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Team Me are already getting into the holiday spirit with “Sixteen Steps,” a track off their new EP, Female Lead. The release features five new tracks, including some that were made during the recording process for their Norwegian Grammy-winning debut LP, To The Treetops. “Sixteen Steps” is a cozy number led by a finger-picked acoustic […]

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