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Forest Swords – Arms Out

Whilst I’m unfamiliar with their previous work, I’m really looking forward to the next Forest Swords album named “Compassion”. Release is due May 5th on Ninja Tune.

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Romare – Come Close To Me

From his most recent “Love Songs: Pt. Two”:

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Roméo Elvis & Le Motel – Morale

Yesterday, on my way to an Agnes Obel concert, I overheard this one on the radio by Roméo Elvis & Le Motel, taken from their album Morale:

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Kaytranada – Leave Me Alone (ft. Shay Lia)

It’s been a while since I’ve posted a music video. Here’s one by Kaytranada, taken from his album “99.9%”. The album has been on repeat ever since it dropped in May, and has already taken its place in my “Best … Continue reading

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Kanye deconstructed: The human voice as the ultimate instrument

Once again a great video by the folks over at Vox — their videos are always insightful, clear, well narrated, edited nicely, etc. In this video they talk about Kanye West and usage of the human voice throughout his oeuvre: … Continue reading

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BlokDust – Visual web-based music making app

BlokDust is a web-based music making app. By joining blocks together, you can build synthesizers, put effects on your voice, remix & manipulate samples and arrange self-playing musical environments. Wow! BlokDust →BlokDust Guide →BlokDust Source (GitHub) →

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react-music — Make beats with React!

The past few days Ken Wheeler has been tweeting some sneak peeks of what he’s been up to, after having heard that Akai was discontinuing its standalone hardware MPC drum machine offering: I did what any geek that writes React … Continue reading

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Piano + Glacier =

Performance by pianist Ludovico Einaudi on the Arctic Ocean, organised by Greenpeace: Through his music, acclaimed Italian composer and pianist Ludovico Einaudi has added his voice to those of eight million people from across the world demanding protection for the … Continue reading

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McDonald’s McTrax: Play the Placemat

McTrax, The McDonald’s placemat that turns into a full music production station! By the use of conductive ink on a piece of paper you can connect your smartphone to our placemat via Bluetooth. Cool!

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Young Fathers – Dead

Yesterday I went to see alt-J together with @joggink at Vorst Nationaal. Whilst chatting up before and after the – truth be told – not that great concert (singing off key from the start, ORLY?) one of the topics, of … Continue reading

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