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Flying Lotus Goes Purely Instrumental on New Version of 'Flamagra'

On the instrumental version of last year's Flamagra, Flying Lotus makes conspicuous variety feel coherent and ordered.

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Flying Lotus Does Not Always Soar on 'Flamagra'

Flying Lotus' fifth album Flamagra contains plenty of strong material but ultimately lacks a unifying coherence.

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Flying Lotus Shares New Video "Post Requisite"

Flying Lotus releases his first music video in two years as he tours his 3D show.

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Iglooghost: Neō Wax Bloom

Neō Wax Bloom is the product of insatiable and earnest curiosity about musical subcultures. It becomes a museum of contemporary digital sound, and Iglooghost its curator.

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Grammys 2016: 10 Essential Artists Who Helped Kendrick Lamar Shape 'To Pimp a Butterfly'

The To Pimp a Butterfly production credits illustrate its communal spirit.

Randall Roberts
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Governors Ball Day 3: Fascinations with Lana Del Ray, Noel Gallagher, Tame Impala + More (Photos)

The final day of Governors Ball had some amazing sets including Noel Gallagher, Flying Lotus, Hot Chip and Royal Blood.

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The Best Albums of 2014

From Polish black metal to mind-blowing progressive R&B and electronic music, 2014's best albums certainly have something for everyone.

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Fall 2014 New Music Playlist (audio)

PopMatters has 17 new songs plus notes to add to your fall soundtrack.

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Teebs: E S T A R A

Flying Lotus cohort delivers a blissed out release.

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Ras G & The Afrikan Space Program: Back on the Planet

Like a pirate radio transmission from some collapsing Afro-Caribbean wormhole, the L.A. producer's Brainfeeder follow-up is more space static than cosmic songcraft.

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Red Bull Music Academy Culture Clash - New York (Photos)

Over the course of almost four hours, four collectives, each with special guests, battled to win the audience's applause and the Culture Clash 2013 title.

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Flying Lotus - "Tiny Tortures" (video)

The latest video from Flying Lotus' superb 'Until the Quiet Comes' has just released. The David Lewandowski-directed video for "Tiny Tortures" stars actor Elijah Wood.

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Flying Lotus's Birthday: 7 October 2012 - New York (Terminal 5)

The crowd at the sold out Terminal 5 show sang happy birthday to Steven Ellison, better known as Flying Lotus, twice. Ellison, along with his Brainfeeder crew, is in the midst of a NYC takeover to support his new album, Until the Quiet Comes.

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Flying Lotus: Until the Quiet Comes

More airy and less cluttered than Flying Lotus’ 2010 breakthrough Cosmogramma, there’s an organic cohesion to Quiet that operates on multiple levels at once, amenable to passive listening as well as encouraging more active engagement.

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Listening Ahead: Upcoming Releases for October

October’s release schedule may not appear to be the embarrassment of riches that September’s was, but there’s a real depth and breadth to the offerings in a wide array of genres.

Matthew Fiander and Arnold Pan
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Flying Lotus - "Putty Boy Strut" (video)

Flying Lotus' latest album Until the Quiet Comes releases 1/2 October 2012 via Warp Records.

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King Midas Sound: Without You

Here is a remixed, "revoiced" version of the trio's moody, dubby Waiting For You. With Scritti Politti!

John Bergstrom
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Blu: NoYork!

We're 98% positive you've never heard a hip-hop LP quite like NoYork! before.

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Flying Lotus: Pattern+Grid World

Flying Lotus follows up on the dense mind-trip of Cosmogramma with a prettier, more approachable batch of tracks.

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Andreya Triana: Lost Where I Belong

After providing vocals to Bonobo's well-praised Black Sands earlier this spring, Miss Triana sets out on her own with producer Simon Green.

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Prefuse 73 + Gaslamp Killer + VOICEsVOICEs: 19.Jan.2010 - NYC

Words and Pictures by David Reyneke

David Reyneke
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Various Artists: Warp (Chosen) / Warp (Recreated)

Warp wonders aloud who it is in 2009 and who it was for the past 20 years. Who it will be in the future is anybody's guess.

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Various Artist: Round Black Ghosts 2

The second attempt at rounding up the finest spectral dubstep progeny by Stefan Betke's (aka Pole) ~Scape label.

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The Grouch & Eligh: SAY G&E!

These two Living Legends members join forces again and make one of the year's finest underground albums to date.

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Finale: A Pipedream and a Promise

Finale is not messing around on his debut, a fiery blend of introspection and braggadocio that never slows down.

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Flying Lotus: Los Angeles

This album is a swirling, cohesive trip through outerspace that begs for repeated listens.


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