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San Francisco-based ambient musician Tycho is also a visual artist, which might explain why his recordings are able to conjure vivid imagery and pair it with candid emotion. Ghostly has now released…   Read Story »
Tomas Barfod will follow-up his recent Pulsing EP with the upcoming full-length album Love Me, which includes "Busy Baby," a collaboration with singer Nina K. That track has now been remixed by…   Read Story »
This has been a good year for bands making music that might ostensibly be referred to minimalist R&B. In addition to great offerings in that vein from the likes of inc. and Autre Ne Veut, we also…   Read Story »
For Beacon's track "Drive" from their debut full-length The Ways We Separate, the BTW alumni enlisted 10lbs. Pictures to create a smoky, dark clip. But instead of crafting something run-of-the-mill,…   Read Story »
With two EPs under their belt, BTW alumni Beacon have are finally gearing up to release their full-length debut The Ways We Separate. We've heard the lovely, calming "Bring You Back," but now you can…   Read Story »
In 2011, the Brooklyn bedroom-R&B production duo Beacon earned a Band To Watch distinction on the strength of their No Body EP, and they followed it up last year with a similarly evocative EP called…   Read Story »
Brooklyn electronic duo Beacon first appeared on our radar in 2011, earning a Band To Watch designation off of the strength of the No Body EP, a release that stirred up a compelling blend of R&B and…   Read Story »
Greenpoint-based vocal/production duo Beacon have signed to Ghostly for their second EP, For Now, which follows up their BTW-earning debut set No Body. Singer Thomas Mullarney and beatmaker Jacob…   Read Story »
On their remix of Bear In Heaven's I Love You, It's Cool track "Kiss Me Crazy," Greenpoint homemade-R&B sensualist BTW Beacon add their own vocals, turning the track's focus inward and stripping away…   Read Story »
Almost none of us are at work this week, so almost none of us are getting fired. And with the holidays coming to an end, we don't have to keep the good-cheer veneer up for much longer. So: Time to…   Read Story »