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Hudson Mohawke: “The TNGHT Record Spawned Kind Of A Parody Genre”

In a recent interview with Pitchfork, Hudson Mohawke was fairly candid about his feelings regarding TNGHT, the production duo he formed with Lunice and then later disbanded. Their duo was widely regarded as almost revolutionary in its approach to beat-making and electronic production, but from Mohawke’s perspective, staying “cutting edge” wasn’t on his mind:… More »

By: Caitlin White / April 14, 2015 - 5:05 pm

TNGHT Announce Hiatus

On Friday, LuckyMe Records’ YouTube account posted a video called “Waning Moon” that featured live shots of TNGHT, the duo of producers Hudson Mohawke and Lunice, and ended with the duo saying goodbye to a crowd. The clip was published with the inscription “Until Next We Meet.” TNGHT also replaced their moon logo with a… More »

By: Chris DeVille / December 30, 2013 - 11:54 am

Yeezus To Feature Daft Punk, Justin Vernon, Chief Keef

Last night, Kanye West held a listening party for his new album Yeezus, filling the New York studio Milk with luminaries like Jay-Z, Beyoncé, and our own Claire Lobenfeld, who might have more to add to this report later. Kanye reportedly claimed that he doesn’t care if the album leaks, and he spent the event… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 11, 2013 - 8:55 am

Stereogum Monthly Mix: April 2013

After experimenting with three formats for the Monthly Mix — MP3 zip, Spotify playlist, Soundcloud set, etc. — in March we finally came upon a solution that pleased everyone: all of them. And so, for you, here is the month’s music, whittled down to its very best, via each of the aforementioned mediums, limited only… More »

By: Amrit Singh / April 30, 2013 - 12:30 pm

Coachella 2013 Friday: Blur, Modest Mouse, Grinderman, & More

“It’s the homeland!” one of the girls on the hotel shuttle yelped as we neared the festival. It really begged the question — who is the most common Coachella archetype? The only data I have to cull from is my experience from last year’s first weekend, but the situation was vastly different. Then, I went… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / April 13, 2013 - 2:11 pm

TNGHT – “Acrylics”

After an enormous 2012, replete with accolades from Kanye West, electronic duo TNGHT have returned with a new single “Acrylics.” The track serves as a reminder that when you combine Hudson Mohawke’s penchant for throwing glittering finesse onto slow jam-primed tunes and Lunice’s ability to create tracks full of so much dancefloor-inspiration that even he… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / April 8, 2013 - 4:10 pm

The Top 30 Electronic Dance Tracks Of 2012

There was no getting away from EDM in 2012. While the three-letter hashtag has certainly caused buzz among radio stations and indie blogosphere alike, it’s been a big year for dance on and off of the pop charts. Regional styles like footwork, juke, and Jersey club went through genre-bending booms, electronic trap instrumentals filtered their… More »

By: Puja Patel / December 26, 2012 - 2:13 pm

2012 In Review: The Year In Instrumental Music

In 1959, Ornette Coleman released The Shape of Jazz To Come, a record with content almost as audacious as its title. Forty-seven years later, Coleman at least partially fulfilled his own challenge with the fearless and fertile Sound Grammar. But even that 2006 effort might not have crossed jazz boundaries as much as one from… More »

By: Colin St. John / December 25, 2012 - 8:00 am

Deniro Farrar & Shady Blaze – “All I Know” (Prod. By Lunice)

Thus far today, we’ve already heard one rap banger laced by Lunice, the Canadian half of TNGHT: The Angel Haze collab “Gimme That.” And now he’s also linked with California’s fast-rapping Shady Blaze and North Carolina’s hard-drawling Deniro Farrar, the same pair who jointly put out the strong mixtape Kill Or Be Killed last month. More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 14, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Angel Haze & Lunice – “Gimme That”

Earlier this year, Yours Truly paired up rapper Danny Brown and producer AraabMuzik to make the banger “Molly Ringwald.” Now, the site has done it again, putting the fast-rapping and tough-talking MC Angel Haze into the studio with Lunice, one half of the hard-ass dance production duo TNGHT. The song they put together, “Gimme That,”… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 14, 2012 - 8:52 am

Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2012

When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to select the rising bands which have connected them, someone wrote a long time ago. Or, something close to that. Here’s what we’re getting down to: It’s that time of year when Stereogum’s staff selects the 40 most exciting new* acts of… More »

By: Stereogum / September 11, 2012 - 2:05 pm

Stereogum Monthly Mix: August 2012

Summer is ending! And you have some work to do. Did you experience that season-defining moment? That rooftop conversation, that carefree weekend of intense interpersonal bonding? Did you find the person who’ll keep you warm all winter? If you’ve answered negatively to even one of these, you have some work to do. And so we… More »

By: Amrit Singh / August 29, 2012 - 10:31 am

Download TNGHT’s BBC Mix

Last month on Diplo’s BBC show Diplo And Friends, TNGHT — the project of collaborating producers Hudson Mohawke and Lunice — dropped an hour-long mix consisting of the outfit’s most important touchpoints as well as some of their own original material. It’s not available for download, and it’s got all the right stuff — Kanye,… More »

By: Corban Goble / August 15, 2012 - 2:19 pm

Captain Murphy – “Shake Weight (TNGHT Version)”

It was just a matter of time, but people are starting to hop on the tracks from the Hudson Mohawke/Lunice collision TNGHT. An early adopter is the ever-mysterious Captain Murphy, who were first met on that fierce Flying Lotus and Earl Sweatshirt collab “Between Friends.” The Captain Murphy Twitter account spurns the notion that he’… More »

By: Corban Goble / August 13, 2012 - 3:42 pm

From T.I. To TNGHT: A Look At Trap Rave

Do a search for “trap” on SoundCloud and you’ll find more than 500 tracks uploaded with the tag in the last three days. What’s interesting, though, are the labels that show up with the most frequency in the similar tags section: “bass,” “club,” “dance,” “dj,” “dubstep,” and “electronic” appear right below the expected “rap,” “hip-hop,”… More »

By: Puja Patel / August 6, 2012 - 11:24 am

TNGHT – “Bugg’n” Video

As TNGHT, the duo of beatmakers Lunice and Hudson Mohawke released a pretty great self-titled debut EP full of jittery instrumental bangers last week; we already posted their anthemic “Higher Ground.” In the brand-new video for their bubbling “Bugg’n,” a little kid’s art projects and a warehouse rave somehow blur into each other. Dominic FlanniganMore »

By: Tom Breihan / July 31, 2012 - 11:26 am

TNGHT – “Higher Ground”

The production superteam of Montreal’s Lunice and Glasgow’s Hudson Mohawke will release an EP as TNGHT next week, and yesterday we got a sample of what they’re thinking thanks to their remix of Waka Flocka’s “Rooster In My Rari.” Today, they’re back with an EP cut called “Higher Ground,” an anthemic, royal-sounding escalator of a… More »

By: Corban Goble / July 18, 2012 - 12:31 pm

Waka Flocka Flame – “Rooster In My Rari (TNGHT Remix)”

Producers Lunice and Hudson Mohawke will team up to release an EP as TNGHT next week, and recently they took on Flocka’s “Rooster In My Rari.” Stream the explosive, arena-friendly remix below. More »

By: Corban Goble / July 17, 2012 - 11:21 am