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Dance Electronic remix

Cut Copy – We Are Explorers

Wow. This Cut Copy record continues to surpass my expectations with each track released. Stream new cut “We Are Explorers” that has tropical dance sounds right out of the In Ghost Colours playbook. Pre-order the forthcoming album Free Your Mind on iTunes, Amazon and Modular People (available Nov 1 (Aus), Nov 4 (UK), Nov 5 […]

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Dance Electronic

Cut Copy – Let Me Show You

I’ve blasted Cut Copy‘s Zonoscope so often that it hardly seems like it came out over 2 years ago. Either way, I’m shocked we are already getting new jams from the Melbourne band. Cut Copy’s clever strategy to release 120 copies of new wave cut “Let Me Show You” at P4k Fest in Chicago quickly […]

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2011 Lists

2011 Wrap-Up: Top Tracks of the Year #20-#11

Top 20, lets go. #40-#31 #30-#21 20. TV On The Radio – Second Song Nine Types of Light was an album that required multiple listens before I was a was ready to cosign. It was much lighter fare than their previous work but engaging nonetheless. “Second Song” (which ironically was track 1) was the one […]

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2011 Lists

2011 Wrap-up: Top Tracks of the Year #30-#21

As we continue on. Here are #30-#21 of my favorite joints of 2011. Stream the whole list at Spotify (and tell a friend). #40-#31 30. The Weeknd – The Morning Abil Tesfaye turned mystery into a buzz R&B hasn’t seen since Drake traded a wheel chair for a mic. “The Morning” capitalizes on that mystery […]

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2011 albums Lists

2011 Wrap-up: Top Albums of the Year #7 – #1

Someone asked if I read the other “albums of the year” lists before I put out mine. I try my best to avoid them until I finish mine, but I did scan NPR’s to make sure I didn’t forget anything. I’ll be scouring all of them now. Here is the conclusion of my top albums […]

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Concert Showstopper

Showstopper ’11: Cut Copy – Masquerade (3/28/11)

photo courtesy of the co-King of Pops Considering it was a Monday night show, I can’t imagine too many other bands who could have got the Masquerade rowdy like Cut Copy did. After arriving just before 9:30pm showtime, all I saw was people dancing or moving from the first note til the last. Its pretty […]

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JayeL Audio Mixtape

New Mixtape: JayeL Audio 4-01-11

Its a little less overwhelming if I don’t name them “Disc One” and “Disc Two”, right? March was a big travel month for me so here is the rest of what I’ve been catching up on. Alex Winston, Cut Copy, The Strokes, Smokey Robotic and The Dodos all had great releases in the last two […]