New Tracks

MP3: Sleigh Bells – “Born to Lose”

"Born to Lose" is the first single from Sleigh Bells' second album Reign of Terror, out this February. Judging by this single (MP3 inside), listeners can expect the same sort of cheerleader-like

Stream: Four Tet – “Moma”

We Are the Works in Progress, Blonde Redhead's compilation to benefit Japan's recovery from the March 2011 tsunami and aftermath, has plenty of big names. Among them are Terry Riley, Deerhunter, Ryuichi

MP3: Burial – “Ashtray Wasp”

Rinse FM premiered a two-minute excerpt from a new Burial track, “Ashtray Wasp”. It is off the upcoming Kindred EP, out soon via Hyperdub. In typical Burial/Hyperdub elusive fashion, the only fact

Stream: Air – Seven Stars (w/ Victoria Legrand)

Air – Seven Stars (feat. Victoria Legrand)Air and a fellow French musician, Beach House’s Victoria Legrand, have collaborated to bring us “Seven Stars”. The track is from Air’s upcoming album Le Voyage

MP3: Cass McCombs – Bradley Manning

The restless Cass McCombs, who released two albums in Wit’s End and Humor Risk this year, has a new politically charged single: "Bradley Manning". Check inside for the stream and MP3.

Video: Handsome Furs – Serve the People

Canadian husband-wife duo Handsome Furs released the music video for “Serve the People”, a track off their 2011 album Sound Kapital. Members Dan Boeckner (Wolf Parade, Atlas Strategic) and Alexei Perry met

New Albums

King Analog – ‘King Analog’

The self-titled debut album from King Analog reveals a strong instrumental rock sound with ample mystique. Wistful psych-rock nostalgia intermingles cohesively with


pecq – ‘Amnesia’s Ritual’ EP

London-based electronic duo pecq strut an atmospheric, melodic sound on their new EP, Amnesia’s Ritual. The project of multi-instrumentalist duo Nicholas (Nikò)