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2013 Wrap-Up: Top Tracks #10-1

Jessie Ware, Saint Andrew’s Hall, Detroit, November 2013 The grand finale of top tracks of 2012 is here. Leave your favorites, arguments and comments below. Mixtapes will be on the way! #10 Vampire Weekend-Diane Young (Amazon) “Diane Young” might be the jolliest song about death I’ve heard in quite some time. The wit and metaphors […]

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MIXTAPE: JayeL Audio 11-19-13 ft Broken Bells, Mapei, Painted Palms & more

Fall typically means one of two things for many music fans: a) more alt rock and less dance music to match flannel attire or b) a wave of big name releases for 4th Quarter business. Fall 2013 has a little bit of both options. 2013 has been atypical in that the entire year has been […]

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COVER: Bastille – Thinkin’ Bout You ft O.N.E. (Frank Ocean Cover)

Bastille can do no wrong in my book. While covering Frank Ocean initially seems like a dangerous move, Dan Smith is more than up for the task. Smith utilized some studio wizardry along with his own boisterous pipes and a guest turn by O.N.E. for an effective and engaging cover of “Thinkin’ Bout You”. Stream […]

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Remix Friday: RAC, The Hood Internet, E-603, Oliver Nelson & more

The heavy-hitters are out in full force this Friday. RAC continues their bad ass remix streak with two offerings, reworking Bastille (seriously, you need this album) and Capital Cities. The Hood Internet capitalize on one of the best moments of Coachella from Phoenix and R.Kelly and Star Slinger remixes one of the few Ellie Goulding […]

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NEW MIXTAPE: JayeL Audio 2-14-13

It’s not a Valentine’s Day mix specifically, but consider this collection of 24 tracks a gift from me. Considering the mind boggling number of new 2013 big albums being announced everyday, as soon as I send this another huge single will be released from someone…but here we go anyways. Local Natives have many harmonious tracks […]

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Bastille – Pompeii

Of course, I got addicted to this new Bastille jam the day after I sent out a new mixtape. You can bet “Pompeii” will be the lead off track from the next playlist I send out with it’s triumphant tones and instantly addictive quality. Stream below and pre-order Bastille‘s debut album Bad Blood BONUS: Bastille […]