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MIXTAPE: JayeL Audio 1-15-15 ft Mark Ronson, Leon Bridges, Misterwives, Father John Misty & more

As you may have noticed, finals and year-end lists occupied the last couple of months of 2014. Despite that, I still caught up on a slew of great songs at the end of 2014 and even a few new tracks in early 2015. Returns of Sharon Jones, Modest Mouse, Purity Ring, and Django Django were […]

Indie Indie Pop JayeL Audio Mixtape

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 […]


MASH-UP: The Hood Internet – Pyramidspeak (Frank Ocean vs. Purity Ring)

Why yes, I would like to hear two of my favorite acts of 2012 on the same track that happens to intertwine two of my favorite songs of 2012. Thanks the Hood Internet. BONUS: The Hood Internet – The Thing You Do (Miguel vs. Schlomo vs. RL Grime) The Hood Internet – I’m A Flirt […]

2012 albums Lists

2012 Wrap-Up: Top Albums of the Year #20-15

20. Poliça-Give You The Ghost The debut from Minneapolis duo Bryan Olson and Channy Leabeagh aka Poliça is drenched in so much vocoder it would make rapper/sanger Future jealous. That might seem like a bad attribute, but the vocal effects used by Leabeagh result in an enchanting synth and drum-filled affair. Many tracks like “Amongster” […]

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2012 Wrap-Up: Top Tracks of 2012 #40-31

You know my organizational skills can’t resist annual music lists. While you likely will know most of my top tracks of the year, hopefully you’ll find something you may have missed. Chime in with your lists in the comments. I’ll post mixtapes at the end or the list. Enjoy! 40. Big Sean, Kanye West, Jay-Z […]


MP3: Purity Ring + Danny Brown “Belispeak II”

Purity Ring‘s “Belispeak” was already eloquently haunting with downtempo stuttering synth and Megan James spectral vocals. Now things get down right batty with Danny Brown’s schizophrenic rhymes awash in Autotune and a sped up backing with just enough 808. via CoS Pick up Purity Ring’s excellent album Shrines on Amazon now and catch them on […]