• Washed Out Returns with New Album 'Purple Noon'

    Washed Out Returns with New Album 'Purple Noon'
    As originally published by Brock Thiessen on Exclaim!Washed Out is returning with his first album in three years. It's called Purple Noon, and you can hear the lead-off single "Time to Walk Away" now.Purple Non — Washed Out's fourth album and follow-up to 2017's Mister Mellow — will be out on August 7 via Sup Pop. To get us amped, the artist born Ernest Greene has shared a video for "Time to Walk Away," which you can check out below.The clip was helmed by Australian director Riley Bl
  • Beverly Glenn-Copeland Details Career-Spanning 'Transmissions' Compilation

    Beverly Glenn-Copeland Details Career-Spanning 'Transmissions' Compilation
    As originally published by Calum Slingerland on Exclaim!Beverly Glenn-Copeland has announced a new career-spanning compilation, which also features his first new music in over 15 years.Transmissions: The Music of Beverly Glenn-Copeland arrives September 25 via Transgressive, the new label home for the composer's back catalogue and future recordings.Transmissions compiles 13 tracks from across Glenn-Copeland's career, including new and archival unreleased tracks and live versions.
  • Sufjan Stevens Announces New Album 'The Ascension'

    Sufjan Stevens Announces New Album 'The Ascension'
    As originally published by Allie Gregory on Exclaim!After releasing a 21-song collaborative New Age album with his stepfather Lowell Brams earlier this year, Sufjan Stevens has finally returned with plans for a new solo studio record — his first in five years — titled The Ascension.The singer/songwriter/composer will release the long-awaited follow-up to Carrie & Lowell via Asthmatic Kitty Records on September 25. Today, we have the record's tracklisting, which can be found
  • Caribou Gets Floating Points to Remix Two 'Suddenly' Songs

    Caribou Gets Floating Points to Remix Two 'Suddenly' Songs
    As originally published by Calum Slingerland on Exclaim!After enlisting Four Tet and Morgan Geist to remix "Never Come Back," Caribou has tapped Floating Points to rework two tracks from Suddenly.Producer Sam Shepherd has shared both his own take on "Never Come Back" and a remix of "Sister," both of which will be pressed up for a 12-inch vinyl release next month.You can hear Shepherd's reworks below, and can pre-order the wax here.Caribou's Suddenly was recently longlist
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  • Daniel Avery's Surprise Album 'Love + Light' Is an Absolute Sizzler

    Daniel Avery's Surprise Album 'Love + Light' Is an Absolute Sizzler
    As originally published by Daryl Keating on Exclaim!Surprise! It's a new Daniel Avery album, and we're talking new. According to Avery himself, the final notes of this record were finished mere weeks ago, and they're already here to soothe, pique and rattle your ear drums.Love + Light comes hot off the heels of Illusion of Time, Avery's recent collaboration with Nine Inch Nails keyboardist Alessandro Cortini, released in March, which we described as having, "a soft, subtle optimism that recalls
  • Cut Copy Announce New Album 'Freeze, Melt'

    Cut Copy Announce New Album 'Freeze, Melt'
    As originally published by Allie Gregory on Exclaim!Cut Copy have returned with plans for their first new album since 2017. Titled Freeze, Melt, the eight-track record arrives on August 21 via Cutters/The Orchard.Today, they've also shared a new single from the effort, an atmospheric track titled "Cold Water," alongside its Takeshi Murata and Christopher Rutledge-created music video.The band's Dan Whitford had this to say about their new song:After extensive touring on our last album, "Cold Wate
  • Daniel Avery Shares Surprise New Album 'Love + Light'

    Daniel Avery Shares Surprise New Album 'Love + Light'
    As originally published by Calum Slingerland on Exclaim!Daniel Avery has surprised listeners with the arrival of a new full-length album. Titled Love + Light, the producer's third studio effort can be heard below.Arriving through Phantasy/Mute, Love + Light follows Avery's 2018 solo outing Song for Alpha. Earlier this year, he teamed up with Alessandro Cortini for collaborative LP Illusion of Time."This record has been a real positive force of energy in my life, to the point
  • Fakear's 'Everything Will Grow Again' Is an Exercise in Excess — Mostly in a Good Way

    Fakear's 'Everything Will Grow Again' Is an Exercise in Excess — Mostly in a Good Way
    As originally published by Luke Pearson on Exclaim!Contributing once again to the burgeoning sub-genre of what can only be called forest techno, French artist Théo Le Vigoureux (known professionally as Fakear) has delivered his third album of richly textured and deeply rooted electronica, the strings- and flute-laden Everything Will Grow Again. It can be a bit busy and overbearing at times, with things chiming or being plucked from every direction while the strings surge on, but it genera
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  • Prism Prize to Host Virtual Award Ceremony for 2020 Edition

    Prism Prize to Host Virtual Award Ceremony for 2020 Edition
    As originally published by Allie Gregory on Exclaim!The Prism Prize — awarded annually to the best Canadian music video — will be announced virtually this year, in keeping with coronavirus distancing precautions.The ceremony will take place live online on July 23 at 8 p.m. ET via the Prism Prize's official Facebook page, Twitter profile and YouTube channel. One winner picked from Prism's 20 finalists will receive the grand prize of $20,000. Runners-up will receive $500 each.In a
  • 박혜진 Park Hye Jin Blurs Barriers of Language and Genre on 'How can I'

    박혜진 Park Hye Jin Blurs Barriers of Language and Genre on 'How can I'
    As originally published by Anthony Augustine on Exclaim!Few labels have the kind of track record Ninja Tune has for scouting producers. This has allowed the UK-based label to not only remain relevant for its back catalogue but also for its impressive roster of acts, who continue to be tastemakers across an array of genres. It has also helped the long-running label to not get boxed in chasing trends and trying to be something it isn't, and give producers carte-blanche to explore and develop their
  • Ryan Hemsworth and EDEN Team for "Cold Feet"

    Ryan Hemsworth and EDEN Team for "Cold Feet"
    As originally published by Calum Slingerland on Exclaim!Ryan Hemsworth has teamed with EDEN for a new song. You can hear "Cold Feet" below."Cold Feet" finds EDEN pairing affecting vocals with Hemsworth's sombre electronics. The single will appear on the singer's latest New World Tapes compilation.The 12-track comp will arrive on vinyl through EDEN's MCMXCV label, though a release date has yet to be revealed.Hemsworth returned with new songs "New Life" and "Sun Up" this past April. He a
  • Sigur Rós Singer Jónsi Announces New Album 'Shiver'

    Sigur Rós Singer Jónsi Announces New Album 'Shiver'
    As originally published by Calum Slingerland on Exclaim!Sigur Rós frontman Jónsi has detailed his first solo album in a decade. Shiver will arrive October 2 via Krunk Records.Eleven tracks in length, Shiver finds the multidisciplinary Icelandic artist collaborating with Robyn and Cocteau Twins vocalist Liz Fraser. The album is said to explore "the depths of the human experience and our connection to the natural world"Previously shared single "Exhale," which
  • Arca's Stunning 'KiCk i' Is a Fully Realized Vision of the Future

    Arca's Stunning 'KiCk i' Is a Fully Realized Vision of the Future
    As originally published by Kaelen Bell on Exclaim!Alejandra Ghersi's world isn't like our own. It's a deeper and more complex place – liberated from binary notions of beauty and ugliness, of gender, of music and noise. Ghersi's latest, the delirium-inducing KiCk i, is an invitation into her universe of constant mutation. It's a French-tipped finger, beckoning you to inhabit every fluctuation and facet of the boundless self.Ghersi's alien brilliance has been seeding itself across the music
  • Helena Hauff's 'Kern Vol. 5' Mix Is a Techno Blitz That Never Lets Up

    Helena Hauff's 'Kern Vol. 5' Mix Is a Techno Blitz That Never Lets Up
    As originally published by Bryon Hayes on Exclaim!The blitzkrieg assault of hard-edged electro-techno meets the tail-wagging thump of ghettotech on this expertly curated mix from German crate-digger and producer Helena Hauff. The fifth installment in techno institution Tresor's Kern series is loaded with blasted – at times almost industrial – tracks that span decades and subgenres but are laden with a coruscating energy.Like an archaeologist and a revivalist, Hauff has shone a light
  • Poirier's Disjointed 'Soft Power' Feels Like Two Albums in One

    Poirier's Disjointed 'Soft Power' Feels Like Two Albums in One
    As originally published by Vijai Kumar Singh on Exclaim!Montreal electronic artist Poirier fuses global sounds in his Soft Power release, combining sounds from Brazil, Africa, the Caribbean and Europe. The album plays like a curation of infectious dance tunes taken from the worlds of reggaeton, dancehall and Afrobeat, but the playlist feel of the album's first half comes across as too disjointed."Pull Up Dat" features passionate vocals from Red Fox, but the production falls just short of th
  • Björk Brings Complete Studio Discography to Bandcamp

    Björk Brings Complete Studio Discography to Bandcamp
    As originally published by Calum Slingerland on Exclaim!Björk is the latest artist to find a new home on Bandcamp, with the arrival of her complete studio discography on the platform today.A freshly launched profile for the Icelandic innovator features each of her core studio releases, from 1993's Debut through 2017's Utopia.Each is available in a variety of formats including vinyl, CD and cassette, but we're sorry to report Utopia's box set with 14 handmade bird calls i
  • Vancouver's Noble Oak Breathes Fresh Air into Dream Pop on 'Horizon'

    Vancouver's Noble Oak Breathes Fresh Air into Dream Pop on 'Horizon'
    As originally published by Vijai Kumar Singh on Exclaim!In recent years, the dream pop genre has swelled in popularity thanks to the likes of Alvvays and Beach House — but as with many popular genres, hackneyed reproductions of this iconic sound are inevitable. Vancouver's Noble Oak, however, breathes fresh air into the electronic dream pop world with Horizon.What separates Noble Oak's brand of dream pop is how quirky it is. He designs a heavily idyllic atmosphere, leveraging unc
  • Wolfgang Voigt Shares New GAS Song "Zeit"

    Wolfgang Voigt Shares New GAS Song "Zeit"
    As originally published by Calum Slingerland on Exclaim!Wolfgang Voigt has shared a new song under his GAS moniker. "Zeit" arrives today alongside visuals pulled from Voigt's live performances, and you can take it in below."Zeit" arrives just over two years on from the release of Rausch. In 2016, Voigt revived the project for a career-spanning box set release ahead of delivering Narkopop in 2017, marking his first album as GAS in 17 years.Right now, though, dive int
  • Arca Shares New Single "Mequetrefe"

    Arca Shares New Single "Mequetrefe"
    As originally published by Allie Gregory on Exclaim!A week ahead of releasing her fifth studio album KiCk i, Arca has shared another cut from the forthcoming effort. Today, she has unleashed "Mequetrefe," the record's third single.The track comes as a proclamation of identity — the word Mequetrefe translating roughly to a pejorative meaning "lazy."Arca explains: "The song 'Mequetrefe' invokes the tenderness behind expressing who you are without shame, and the confidence and bravery it
  • Here's the Legal Name of Grimes and Elon Musk's Baby Straight from the Birth Certificate

    Here's the Legal Name of Grimes and Elon Musk's Baby Straight from the Birth Certificate
    As originally published by Brock Thiessen on Exclaim!After a surprising amount of debate, we finally now have the official — and legal — name of Grimes and Elon Musk's baby boy. As per the birth certificate, the little one will be going by the name X AE A-XII Musk.TMZ has got a hold of the official birth certificate from the State of California, and it confirms the baby's name from here on out. Since the name is still a bit confusing, the birth certificate informs us his first name i
  • New Order, Moby, Sad13 Join Forces on New Alzheimer's Benefit Comp

    New Order, Moby, Sad13 Join Forces on New Alzheimer's Benefit Comp
    As originally published by Allie Gregory on Exclaim!In support of the yearly fundraiser by the Alzheimer's Association, Mute Records' senior director Mona Dehghan has spearheaded a benefit compilation titled The Longest Day. The album is out Friday (June 19) via Dehghan's Mon Amie Records.The comp features rare and exclusive tracks from New Order, Jon Hopkins and Hayden Thorpe, Sadie Dupuis's Sad13, Moby, Beach Slang, TR/ST, M83's J. Laser, Anna Calvi, Algiers, Daniel Avery, Rhys Chatham, R
  • Ex-Counterparts Member Jesse Doreen Launches Ambient Project Glass Mask, Discusses the Importance of His Indigenous Identity

    Ex-Counterparts Member Jesse Doreen Launches Ambient Project Glass Mask, Discusses the Importance of His Indigenous Identity
    As originally published by Alex Hudson on Exclaim!Since leaving the Hamilton metalcore band Counterparts in 2016, Jesse Doreen has had a fruitful and unpredictable career. First came the dream pop project Plum, and now he's continuing to expand his sound with the new ambient/experimental alias Glass Mask. Along with sharing the project's debut single, "X3TM," Doreen is using this moment to celebrate his Indigenous heritage."I think it's extremely
  • New Order and Pet Shop Boys Share 2021 "Unity Tour" Dates

    New Order and Pet Shop Boys Share 2021 "Unity Tour" Dates
    As originally published by Calum Slingerland on Exclaim!After announcing plans to push their "Unity Tour" dates to 2021, New Order and Pet Shop Boys have shared their updated itinerary.The joint North American tour, postponed due to COVID-19, will now begin with a Canadian stop in Toronto on September 18, 2021, ahead of a show in Vancouver on October 7.You can find all the new dates listed below. As the bands previously announced, "Tickets for the original dates will remain valid for the ne
  • Tricky Details New Album 'Fall to Pieces'

    Tricky Details New Album 'Fall to Pieces'
    As originally published by Calum Slingerland on Exclaim!After dropping off his 20, 20 EP this past March, Tricky has now shared news of a full-length follow-up. The trip-hop pioneer will release Fall to Pieces on September 4 through his own False Idols label.Eleven tracks in length, Fall to Pieces was recorded in late 2019, with Tricky's "dark and dense" lyrics with instrumentation that "varies from bursts of tense synths, distorted dial tones, and samples
  • k-os's Rhymes Pair Expertly with Kaytranada's Beats on 'Boshido' EP

    k-os's Rhymes Pair Expertly with Kaytranada's Beats on 'Boshido' EP
    As originally published by Ashley Hampson on Exclaim!"Freestyles over Kaytranada beats."They're simple opening lyrics but they accurately sum up the contents of the latest drop from k-os. Without fanfare, or even much notice, the Canadian hip-hop staple has teamed up with celebrated producer and beatmaker Kaytranada and dropped Boshido, a five-track EP that deftly showcases the range and reach these two artists command.Still rolling off the release of his late-2019 drop BUBBA, Kaytranada's produ
  • Bibio Finds Comfort in Discomfort on Jarring, Electro-Folk 'Sleep On the Wing'

    Bibio Finds Comfort in Discomfort on Jarring, Electro-Folk 'Sleep On the Wing'
    As originally published by Sarah Chodos on Exclaim!Records should not be judged by their covers, except in the case of Bibio's Sleep On the Wing. In this instance, the image of a city at night in the shape of a bird, flying over rolling hills of farmland meeting the horizon, is a perfect visual capture of the music inside. Bibio, a.k.a. Stephen Wilkinson, tends to create albums in pairs. Sleep On the Wing is the counterpart to 2019's Ribbons, continuing the gentle tread through similar explorato
  • Naeem Breaks Free from Spank Rock for Personal, Alluring 'Startisha'

    Naeem Breaks Free from Spank Rock for Personal, Alluring 'Startisha'
    As originally published by Michelle Ramos on Exclaim!After making waves as Spank Rock, American rapper and songwriter Naeem Juwan sheds his previous moniker and joins forces with some of the United States' most ingenious artists for Startisha. Working as part of the 37d03d collective (founded by Bon Iver's Justin Vernon), Startisha is the product of a half-decade of soul searching, and it marks a striking project, and an impressive way for Naeem to step out under his own name.It was im
  • Avicii Museum to Open in Stockholm Next Year

    Avicii Museum to Open in Stockholm Next Year
    As originally published by Allie Gregory on Exclaim!Founders of a new digital culture centre called Space in Stockholm have announced plans to open a museum as a tribute to late Swedish EDM producer Avicii.The "Avicii Experience" — helmed by the Pophouse Entertainment Group and Avicii's parent's Tim Bergling Foundation — is set to open in Space in the summer of 2021, and will play host to some of the artist born Tim Bergling's unreleased music, memorabilia and photographs."There will
  • Gorillaz Share 'Song Machine' Single "Friday 13th"

    Gorillaz Share 'Song Machine' Single "Friday 13th"
    As originally published by Calum Slingerland on Exclaim!Gorillaz have rolled out another instalment in their Song Machine singles series, featuring Octavian. It's called "Friday 13th," and you can hear it below.The latest from Gorillaz arrives alongside a video helmed by Gorillaz artistic mastermind Jamie Hewlett, superimposing Octavian and the cartoon group members' heads over a collection of highway footage."Friday 13th" follows previous Song Machine releases "Momentary Bliss," "Dé
  • 10 Emerging Canadian Artists You Need to Hear This June

    10 Emerging Canadian Artists You Need to Hear This June
    As originally published by Exclaim! Staff on Exclaim!As the first half of 2020 wraps up, it's time for another crop of rising musical acts from different corners of the country that bridge genres, scenes and languages. Here are 10 emerging Canadian artists you need to hear in June, including members of hard rock and metal's new wave, Queb rap's next bilingual superstar, and plenty of boundary-pushing pop.Century EggHalifax, NSFor fans of: Alvvays, Los Campesinos!We Can Play by Century EggIn Apri
  • Ryan Hemsworth Shares 43-Minute Mix in Support of Protestor Bail Funds and Black Lives Matter

    Ryan Hemsworth Shares 43-Minute Mix in Support of Protestor Bail Funds and Black Lives Matter
    As originally published by Allie Gregory on Exclaim!Nova Scotian producer Ryan Hemsworth has shared a brand new mix titled Defend + Defund in support of Black Lives Matter and protestor bail funds following global insurgences against police brutality and racism.The 43-minute mix comprises "100% unreleased" material and can be purchased via the artist's Bandcamp.In addition to the release, Hemsworth has also shared his advocacy for defunding the police in the wake of ongoing violent and senseless
  • The World Next Door Builds an Absorbing Sonic World of Freaky Folktronica on 'Find Your Face in It'

    The World Next Door Builds an Absorbing Sonic World of Freaky Folktronica on 'Find Your Face in It'
    As originally published by Sam Gillett on Exclaim!Blending electronica and freak folk, Find Your Face in It is a worthy third album from soundscape sculptor the World Next Door. The brainchild of Scott Gray, the World Next Door layers sounds which sway like rhythmic waves and brim with creative vision.While not a step back from his last record, 2017's Long Con Turtle Stack, Find Your Face In It opts for more soothing tracks, lilting through acoustic guitar and synth in equal measure, pushin
  • Stream John Frusciante's New Trickfinger Album 'She Smiles Because She Presses the Button'

    Stream John Frusciante's New Trickfinger Album 'She Smiles Because She Presses the Button'
    As originally published by Brock Thiessen on Exclaim!Red Hot Chili Peppers guitar hero John Frusciante is officially back with a new solo effort. Titled She Smiles Because She Presses the Button, his latest as Trickfinger has arrived, and you can now stream it on Bandcamp.The album follows the recent Trickfinger EP Look Down, See Us, and it finds Frusciante venturing off into the world of electronics for his third proper album under the moniker.According to a description from his label Avenue 66
  • Baauer's Party Beats on 'Planet's Mad' Feel Lonely Without Enough Collaborators

    Baauer's Party Beats on 'Planet's Mad' Feel Lonely Without Enough Collaborators
    As originally published by Luke Pearson on Exclaim!It was a bit of a surprise when Baauer followed up "Harlem Shake" (a somewhat gimmicky collection of trap and bass clichés mostly remembered for the endless supply of user-generated videos it spawned in early 2013) with Aa, his excellent 2016 debut. Full of slamming beats and distinctive found sound details, the album proved far subtler than the big dumb drop that everybody and their grandma was sharing for a few months. It also had a hea
  • Amnesia Scanner Fail to Set Themselves Apart from the Electro-Industrial Crowd on 'Tearless'

    Amnesia Scanner Fail to Set Themselves Apart from the Electro-Industrial Crowd on 'Tearless'
    As originally published by Alex Whetham on Exclaim!Amnesia Scanner's 2018 debut album, Another Life, stood out as a prime example in the emerging trend of industrial-influenced dance music. This was a tough job with peers like SOPHIE and Arca as competition, but the Berlin-based duo's pounding electro-industrial sound managed to carve out a place among the genre's giants.On Tearless, Amnesia Scanner attempt to switch up their style by lessening their beat-driven focus and incorporating a new ran
  • Kaytranada Calls Out Racism Deniers in Canada

    Kaytranada Calls Out Racism Deniers in Canada
    As originally published by Allie Gregory on Exclaim!As anti-racism protests rage on south of the border, producer Kaytranada has offered his voice to Montreal demonstrators, calling out Canadians who still adhere to the idea that racism is an American problem.In a series of tweets posted over the last week, Kaytra has called out his former classmates that used racist slurs against him, as well as white journalists and politicians that attempt to bury the racism that people of colour experience i
  • Chelsea Wolfe and Jess Gowrie Are Doomier Than Ever on Mrs. Piss's 'Self-Surgery'

    Chelsea Wolfe and Jess Gowrie Are Doomier Than Ever on Mrs. Piss's 'Self-Surgery'
    As originally published by Addison Herron-Wheeler on Exclaim!Mrs. Piss is a collaboration between Chelsea Wolfe (vocals, guitar) and Jess Gowrie (drums, guitar, bass, programming) and a way for the friends to feed off of each other's energy and make music together. The project's first album, Self-Surgery, is heavy and punishing, darker than a lot of the music the two make on their own, and that's saying something."Downer Surrounded by Uppers" is one of the noisiest, heaviest tracks on
  • Four Tet Shares New EP Under Wingdings Alias

    Four Tet Shares New EP Under Wingdings Alias
    As originally published by Calum Slingerland on Exclaim!Months after rolling out new album Sixteen Oceans, Four Tet has returned with a new EP under his wingdings alias.The four-track EP can be heard in the player below. The effort follows a two-song release the producer shared under the moniker in late 2019. Four Tet first began releasing music under the name in October of 2017.In the time since releasing Sixteen Oceans, Four Tet has remixed Destiny's Child and good friend and co
  • Diplo's New Country Album Is a Transparent Ploy to Cash In on the Cowboy Craze

    Diplo's New Country Album Is a Transparent Ploy to Cash In on the Cowboy Craze
    As originally published by Allie Gregory on Exclaim!Have you ever found yourself in the changing room of an H&M, surrounded by dozens of tissue-thin fast fashion pieces — all conveniently priced at $12.99 and curiously donning the same handful of motifs-du jour?If cowboys are in vogue this season, Diplo is cashing in with his latest solo foray, Diplo Presents Thomas Wesley Chapter 1: Snake Oil. Much like the soundtrack of the aforementioned clothing retailer, the producer has nailed do
  • Chromeo Detail 'Quarantine Casanova' EP

    Chromeo Detail 'Quarantine Casanova' EP
    As originally published by Allie Gregory on Exclaim!Chromeo have been releasing a series "quaran-tunes" for a number of weeks now, and by popular demand, the Montreal duo have announced plans to officially release an EP's worth of the material. Quarantine Casanova is scheduled to arrive on June 5.The five-track EP features charming titles like "'Roni Got Me Stressed Out" and "Cabin Fever" and was recorded — as you may have guessed — entirely in lockdown. It will be released alongside
  • Limmy Proves Joy Division's "Love Will Tear Us Apart" Always Needed More Cowbell

    Limmy Proves Joy Division's "Love Will Tear Us Apart" Always Needed More Cowbell
    As originally published by Brock Thiessen on Exclaim!If you've yet to discover Scottish comedy hero Limmy, you've been missing out. But to give you just a tiny sliver of what he's about, Limmy has treated Joy Division's classic "Love Will Tear Us Apart" to the techno version it's always deserved. And he's once again proved, you always need more cowbell.Since Limmy often feels like "a wee bit of Ableton," he took on the challenge of remaking the classic Joy Division track, which also just so happ
  • Jimmy Edgar and Hudson Mohawke Collide on "Bent"

    Jimmy Edgar and Hudson Mohawke Collide on "Bent"
    As originally published by Calum Slingerland on Exclaim!Jimmy Edgar and Hudson Mohawke have shared a new collaborative single. The two topflight producers have shared "Bent," which you can hear below.Per some accompanying Bandcamp notes, an initial loop from Mohawke soon became "a Detroit meets London 21st Century sonic exploration" with Edgar's involvement.For real sound design heads, the notes explain that "Bent" was synthesized using modal synthesis, for "a sound quality that adds an add
  • Jayda G Returns with New EP 'Both of Us/Are U Down'

    Jayda G Returns with New EP 'Both of Us/Are U Down'
    As originally published by Calum Slingerland on Exclaim!Following the release of last year's Significant Changes, Jayda G has shared details of a new EP. The Canadian producer/DJ will share Both of Us/Are U Down on July 3 though Ninja Tune.The four-track Both of Us/Are U Down was born out of a series of studio sessions with English producer Fred Again following Jayda's recent move from Berlin to London. Snippets of the EP's lead track had initially surfaced online, leading ex
  • Nicolas Jaar Previews New Album 'Telas'

    Nicolas Jaar Previews New Album 'Telas'
    As originally published by Calum Slingerland on Exclaim!Not even a full month removed from sharing his Cenizas album, Nicolas Jaar has teed up his third release of 2020.Over the weekend, Jaar appeared on Radio Alhara to share music from a new effort titled Telas, set to arrive July 17 through Other People.As Jaar explained on his website — his sixth album involves aural, visual and digital components:Telas (Veils) is multiple things at once. It's a visual
  • WHOOP-Szo Get DOOMSQUAD, Ice Cream, Zachary Gray for 'Warrior Remixes' EP

    WHOOP-Szo Get DOOMSQUAD, Ice Cream, Zachary Gray for 'Warrior Remixes' EP
    As originally published by Allie Gregory on Exclaim!After having to cancel their massive North American tour earlier this year, WHOOP-Szo have been spending their time in quarantine assembling a new EP of remixes culled from their acclaimed 2019 record, Warrior Down. Warrior Remixes is due to arrive on June 5 via You've Changed Records.The remix EP features contributions by fellow Canadian acts like Zoon, DOOMSQUAD, Ice Cream, Zachary Gray, AG47 (nêhiyawak) and more.In a statement, WHOOP-S
  • Grimes and Elon Musk Have Changed Their Baby's Name

    Grimes and Elon Musk Have Changed Their Baby's Name
    As originally published by Allie Gregory on Exclaim!Earlier this month, Grimes and Elon Musk welcomed their first child into the world and later set the internet aflame with their unusual name for the baby, X Æ A-12.As it turns out, California law restricts naming children with numbers and symbols, so the couple have no been forced to alter baby X's name to something slightly less weird.As Grimes explained in an Instagram post on Sunday (May 24), the couple have amended baby X's name. In t
  • Duval Dance & Music Academy keeps students connected and creative - Wicked Local

    Duval Dance & Music Academy keeps students connected and creative  Wicked Local
  • Duval Dance & Music Academy keeps students connected and creative - Wicked Local Scituate

    Duval Dance & Music Academy keeps students connected and creative  Wicked Local Scituate
  • Active Surplus's Self-Titled EP Is the Soundtrack for the Dance Floor and the Comedown

    Active Surplus's Self-Titled EP Is the Soundtrack for the Dance Floor and the Comedown
    As originally published by Gabriel Lunn on Exclaim!Earlier this year, Active Surplus — the Toronto duo composed of Evan Vincent (Emissive) and Ian Syrett — made their debut on Vancouver's Pacific Rhythm label, a mainstay for dreamy house and electronica coming out of Canada's West Coast. Their bubbly dance track "Peppermint," featured on the fourth volume of Rhythms of the Pacific, fit in well alongside new labelmates like Khotin, Wolfey and Chapters. The pair have ret
  • Disclosure Announce New Album 'ENERGY'

    Disclosure Announce New Album 'ENERGY'
    As originally published by Allie Gregory on Exclaim!Disclosure have announced plans for their follow-up to 2015's sophomore effort Caracal with a new full-length record titled ENERGY. It arrives on August 28 via Capitol Records.The album features appearances by Kelis, slowthai, Mick Jenkins, Channel Tres, Aminé, Fatoumata Diawara, Kehlani, Syd, Common and Blick Bassy.In addition to their album announcement, Disclosure have shared the record's title track alongside its Kid. Studio-directed