♥♥ After a countless number of mixtapes, EPs and guest appearances, the debut album from Theophilus London will finally be released next week! Timez Are Weird These Days will be available in stores and online starting next Tuesday, July 19th. Anticipation is building and leaks have been spotted all over the place. However, the latest leak comes directly from the artist himself. Check out the track, “I Stand Alone” and be sure not miss out on his debut album!
♥♥ Stones Throw artists The Stepkids have a truly unique sound. The trio blend punk, jazz, neo-soul, and 20th century classical music together on their debut self-titled album which hits stores on September 27th. Every song on the album is written with equal input from each member and has proved to be a recipe for success. Check out their video for “Wonderfox”, directed by Henry DeMaio.
♥♥ Speaking of Stones Throw, another one of the label’s artists Mayer Hawthorne just announced some tour dates with electro-funk duo Chromeo. Chromeo & Mayer Hawthorne’s “When Night Falls Tour” 2011 will hit every coast on the U.S. this fall, so be sure not to miss out! If you haven’t already, check out Mayer Hawthorne’s cover of Chromeo’s track “Don’t Turn The Lights On” featured on his Impressions EP.
♥♥ Speaking of Chromeo, Hercules & Love Affair just released an awesome remix of Chromeo’s track “When The Night Falls” featuring Solange Knowles. Check it out below and download for free courtesy of Stereogum!
♥♥ Last week, DJ Jazzy Jeff made our music link list with the release of his Summertime 2 mixtape. This week, the veteran DJ and Canadian songstress Ayah pair up to release their long-awaited (free) mixtape entitled, Back For More. Be sure to check it out!
♥♥ For Nostalgia 77‘s “Hush” video, filmmaker Steve Glashier lifted footage from a 1960s bicycle safety video. The colors and mood of the video work so well with the jazz and blues infused cut. Check it out below. Nostalgia 77’s The Sleepwalking Society album is out now on Tru Thoughts.
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