♥♥ Feel like dancing? The Tights & Leggings Mix Vol.2 by DJ Rad.one was made especially for INSA and Inkie’s summer collab European tour exhibit, Fools Gold. The mixtape will be played at the official afterparty of the Fool’s Gold launch party in Warsaw on June 11th. The eclectic mixtape features music by Hudson Mohawke, Massive Attack, Exile, and Flying Lotus among many others. While you’re at it check out The Tights & Leggings Mix Vol. 3 by DJ Kokoro!
♥♥ “Buster Keaton” is the second official music video from Danish Duo Quadron‘s self-titled album on Plug Research. The stylish video is high in both fashion and art. Check it out!
♥♥ Wax Poetics No. 41: The Hip-Hop Issue has arrived! This special issue has 2 covers. West coast legends Ice Cube & Ice-T adorn one cover. While east coast pioneers EPMD & KRS-ONE grace the other cover. Be sure to pick up your copies!
♥♥ Vampire Weekend is sporting a “victorian” look in their latest video “Holiday” Their album Contra is in stores now!
♥♥ Venues, dates, and the complete lineup for the third annual Rock The Bells Festival series have been announced! It looks like this is going to be a great show!
♥♥ M.I.A. recently published journalist Lynn Hirschberg’s cell number on her Twitter page and fired back with a diss track called “Haters” in retaliation to the “unflattering” article Hirschberg wrote on her that appeared in the New York Times Magazine.
♥♥ That’s how we roll! Don’t forget to check out next week’s Hip-Hop Honors: The Dirty South on VH1 June 7, 2010!
♥♥ Guitars, tape decks, equalizers, and headphones are just a few of the furniture desgns made my Rocket, an Italian company created by Marco Fanelli and Luca Bregoli. Read more about Rocket on designboom.
♥♥ The Cool Kids are back with a brand new mixtape. Tacklebox features a mix of some new tracks and unreleased songs from the Chi-town duo. If you are familiar with The Cool Kids’ fresh sound, this mixtape should feel like home!
♥♥ Every few days, futuristic funk hero DâM-FunK will release a new track directly to his fans via twitter. The bass heavy and intergalactic “IHopeUKnowImWatchingJune” was the first song released from his free download/unreleased series. Check it out and don’t forget to follow Dam-Funk on twitter for more!
♥♥ The jazzy/sample based album, Tribute to Chick Corea by Chief is as an unofficial tribute to jazz pianist and composer Chick Corea. The collection of 10 Chick Corea reworks by Chief are smooth and classic. This one is for the fans of neo-soul, electronica-feelin’ music.
♥♥ Caribou’s new LP Swim is mesmerizing! “Sun” is one of my favorites. Check out “Sun (Altrice’s Only What You Gave Me Remix).” It’s just as great!
♥♥ The Stuyvesants is a project created, developed, and executed by Darien Victor Birks (Flwrpt), and Allan Cole (Algorythm). The two brought their talents together to produce 25 instrumentals, t-shirts, logos and graphics which capture the sound and visuals of the 60’s and 70’s, an era that inspires so much of the music we all listen to.
Image layout by: Phaymiss
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