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MIXTAPE: JayeL Audio 10-4-12

Considering my recent 60 hour work weeks, I’ll keep this short and sweet. I would be totally okay if Florence sang on every Calvin Harris track and became a new age dance queen. Electric Guest is good in their own right, but their Little Dragon cover might be my favorite of the year. Enjoy. Leave […]

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Indie Pop

Stream: Matt & Kim – Let’s Go

I enjoy the sounds of Matt & Kim and quality bball skills (via Pat Roc). This premiere of M&K’s first single from Lightning happens to have both. Matt & Kim already had the indie pop sound perfected, but this “Let’s Go” slightly reminds me of Foster The People (a good thing). via CoS

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Concert Lists Showstopper

2010 Wrap-Up: Concerts of the Year

2010 was an unbelievable year for concerts this year. Not only did I attend more shows this year (10 shows, 1 festival), the quality of acts I witnessed were pretty amazing. Regrettably, I missed Arcade Fire and LCD Soundsystem, but I think I did quite well for myself. 8. Vonnegutt – Smith’s Old Bar -11/24/10 […]

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Apparel Concert Hip-Hop

Traveling JayeL Hats/Dawaun Parker “Lost”

Last weekend, was one of the better musical weekends I’ve ever had. Local Natives did exactly what I hoped they would: Wow the sell out crowd with harmonies that result in group sing-a-longs. Matt & Kim also did precisely what I wished: Have everyone dancing from start to end and smile the entire show. The […]

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Hip-Hop Indie Indie Pop JayeL Audio Rap

New Mixtape: JayeL Audio 10-01-10

A new month, a new mixtape. The Fall season typically brings a chilly feel to the air and is usually present in the music this time of year. This mixtape doesn’t relfect that tone. There are some reflective, midtempo tracks from Belle and Sebastian, Arcade Fire, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes, and Alex Winston, […]

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2009 Lists

2009 Wrap-Up: Top Tracks of the Year #21 to #12

Always a tough list to craft. I think my use of the Hype Machine, combined with the growing number of blogs I check daily and Amazon’s mp3 album deals, have nearly doubled my music listening from last year. Here are the top 21 tracks I loved in 2009. 21. The Babies – Meet Me In […]

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Indie remix

Artist Submissions: Yukon Ho, yOya, Alan Wilkis

I’ve had some more interesting artists frequent my inbox as of late. Here are the few that made the cut. Yukon Ho Matt & Kim’s gem single, “Daylight” (amazing video btw), has been getting a lot of attention thanks to Bacardi. Yukon Ho (named after a comic fav. of mine) decided to pass along this […]