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The Sea & Cake "On and On"

The Sea & Cake have released a new video for their track "On and On". The track comes from their recent Thrill Jockey release "Runner". The video was animated by the talented Naomi Nagata.


Mallow to release new LP Nimbus Land 11.20

If you’re in need of some glitchy goodness, Boston’s answer to Flying Lotus is producer Ian Barnett’s solo project, Mallow. Be prepared to throw these suckers on your working/running/what the heck ever playlist. The latest single Shocks, Locks, and Shambles is balanced on the cusp of hip hop, electro, and instrumental genres. When you hear the multi-layered quality of the beats Barnett drops, you’ll be less inclined to try to define it – don’t be surprised if you find yourself hooked. Not to worry, Nimbus Land drops November 20th from Urban Waves Records. Hillary Anderson 


Religious to Damn becomes Azar Swan

Formerly the core members of orchestral goth project Religious To Damn (Deli Record of the month in 2011), Zohra Atash and Joshua Strawn changed gears early this year, turning their ensemble into a drum machine minded, electro-centric duo named Azar Swan. The shift was sparked by a two-fold realization from Atash and Strawn who were looking to consolidate the project, with coordinating multiple musicians often slowing the writing and performing process, combined with a mutual revived interest in electronic music and hip-hop beats pulling influences from acts like The-Dream and These New Puritans. The band debuted live on November 10.


The Shrine release new video for "Whistlings Of Death"

Here's a recipe that never failed to work: skaters pulling some sick song from punk's annals or their mate's streams to soundtrack their tricks & reckless antics. And seeing as skating pools and riding tight riffs is what they do best, here's The Shrine rightfully sticking to their guns, in their new video for 'Whistlings of Death' (off the album Primitive Blast, available on their bandcamp) premiered yestersay via Noisey, brought together by Amanda Siegel. Check it out below.


New Track: “Snudge” (Spaceship Aloha Remix) - Night Panther

Yes, we’ve got another rad new track for you from more talented locals. It’s a smooth-ass remix of Night Panther’s “Snudge” by Spaceship Aloha (a.k.a. Pow Pow from Man Man a.k.a. Christopher Sean Powell), which premiered yesterday via Pigeons and Planes. Powell is currently in a studio in Omaha, Nebraska working on a new Man Man album with Honus Honus (a.k.a. Ryan Kattner).

Railbird releases "Lucky EP" on 11.27 - stream "Mirrors"

We sent a decent amount of love to Railbird in the last few months - and also booked them for one of our CMJ 2012 shows. This Brooklyn based band is gaining momentum thanks to their brainy but gently melodic composition which will enthuse fans of Dirty Projectors and Deerhoof. They recently played with Deli favorites Rubblebucket and Reptar, which definitely helped them raise their profile, and are now hitting the nail on the head with a new EP release - that's exactly what bands should do when when they have some "buzz," rather than waiting for it to fade. "Mirror" (streaming below) showcases a further step towards awesomely produced quirky arrangements compensated by SKP's melodic talent.


New Track: “Lush Styles” (Prod. Lushlife) - Styles P

Lushlife (a.k.a. Raj Haldar) remixed Styles P and AraabMuzik’s collaboration “Araab Styles” (from the album The World’s Most Hardest MC Project). However, Raj has put his own dope spin on it (of course) and renamed the track “Lush Styles,” which premiered today via Stereogum and you can check it out below. Enjoy!


New Track: “Bathroom Laughter” - Pissed Jeans & New Album Coming in Feb.

Pissed Jeans just announced that they plan to release a new album titled Honeys via Sub Pop in February. You can take a listen to their first offering from the record called “Bathroom Laughter” below.


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