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Brooklyn Band To Watch alumni Beacon have a new EP called L1 on the way, and today we present the title track. It marks a fascinating progression for the duo: Whereas they once traded in space-age…   Read Story »
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 »