Mixed Media

March 2016

Shabazz Palaces Headlines the “Mountain Series” from Pickathon (video) (premiere)

Shabazz Palaces perfectly exemplifies the Pickathon aesthetic as they have greatly expanded hip-hop's palette.


BJ the Chicago Kid - “The New Cupid” feat. Kendrick Lamar

Just to prove it's 2016, Kendrick Lamar pops in, and it's an unforced appearance, not exploitative in the least. A funky, sexy, eclectic single.


Sia - “Cheap Thrills” (Singles Going Steady)

"Cheap Thrills" is probably the best song on Sia's latest album.


Sumac - “Rigid Man” (Singles Going Steady)

Contrary to its title, "Rigid Man" is a flaccid letdown of a metal song, with a lot of wasted potential to boot.


All India Radio - “Galaxy of Light” (video) (premiere)

Australia's Martin Kennedy returns with a new album, The Slow Light, the tenth platter from his downtempo project All India Radio this April.


Liima - “Roger Waters” (Singles Going Steady)

"Roger Waters" sounds like a paranoiac fit that infiltrates your nerves and activates your fight-or-flight impulse.


The Besnard Lakes Release Video for “Necronomicon” + Tour Dates

The Besnard Lakes have just released a video for "Necronomicon" off A Coliseum Complex Museum.


Khun Narin - “Chackim” (Singles Going Steady)

Opening with booming drums and an electric guitar solo, "Chackim" is an exotic instrumental that displays all of Khun Narin's talent.


Deltino Guerreiro - “Duas Caras” (Singles Going Steady)

Hailing from Mozambique, Deltino Guerreiro melds soul, R&B, and traditional African polyrhythms on "Duas Caras".


Hundred Waters - “Show Me Love” (Skrillex Remix) (Singles Going Steady)

Hundred Waters' new song combines the band's layered vocal harmonies with surprisingly smooth electronic production from Skrillex.


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