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MIXTAPE: JayeL Audio 3-30-16

Back in action with a very, very delayed mixtape that rounds out a few late finds from 2015 and new joints from the past three months. Indie pop/folk tunes from The Lumineers, Moon Taxi and Modern Space kick off the set right before an upbeat section of electronic-inspired selections from the likes of Gryffin, AlunaGeorge […]

Indie Pop

RAC – Let Go ft Kele & MNDR

Last Friday, Andre Allen Anjos teased the latest original track from one of my favorite acts, RAC. The collective’s first original, “Hollywood”, was one of my top tracks of top 2012, but “Let Go” might surpass its replay-ability. RAC‘s remix and production work over the years has led to some great relationships and big names […]

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Remix Friday: Digitalism, Archnemesis, The Chainsmokers, Amtrac & more

Entrance to the Taj Mahal – Agra, India – Aug 2011 via Travelstache New remixes perfect for your Memorial Day festivities. Archnemesis turns The xx up more than a few notches, Unlike Pluto does Daft Punk “right”, The Chainsmokers continue their impressive remix streak and Amtrac reworks “Modern Hearts” into an anthem that equals the […]

Indie Showstopper

LIVE REVIEW: Bloc Party – Tabernacle – Atlanta, GA – 1/16/13

Being that Bloc Party was one of the first bands I discovered in my post-rap only days, 6 years was a long time to wait to see the London quartet live. Kele and the guys delivered on my lofty expectations and then some with a furious set of fast-paced guitar anthems. Check out my review […]

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New Mixtape: JayeL Audio 8-1-12

The month’s edition features the return of two of my favorite acts in the past few years in Lord Huron and the xx. Elsewhere, the mixtape features quality tracks from new albums by Passion Pit, The Very Best and Two Door Cinema Club. On top of that, Arctic Monkeys cover The Beatles, Cody ChesnuTT brings […]

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STREAM: Bloc Party – Octopus + RAC mix

Bloc Party was one of the first bands I got into when I discovered Zane Lowe’s BBC Radio 1’s show in 2006. The synth-fueled edge was somewhere between Brit rock and new wave and Kele’s voice was instantly recognizable. Its been 5 years since the London act reeled me in with A Weekend In The […]

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Thursday Linkage: TGCHU, The Ooks of Hazard, NPR Tiny Desk, Josh Ritter and more

She’s a slave the the city/she’s a slave to the night image via mchan18078 A) The Girls Can Hear Us are making a lot of noise this spring. Check the remix below of electro pop outfit Silver Medallion‘s “Slave”. I really have been a sucker for these bubbling and building dance tracks, but for good […]