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A few days late but stacked with excellence, here is your collection of May’s absolute jams. For optimal ease of consumption, you’ll find it here in three forms: a 12-track downloadable zip of the month’s best free MP3s, a 15-song Spotify playlist of May’s finest Spotify-enabled tracks, and to close it out, a 46-track Soundcloud… More »

This month’s Remixtape begins with a wistful twist (Clams Casino, a Gold Panda redo of Lykke Li, Phone Tag tagging up Small Black’s “New Chain,” Creep working on Planning To Rock) and ends on a pop note (that Star Slinger remix of Alex Winston), with the middle dedicated to stranger and more beat-oriented musics. More »

A few weeks back James Blake told SPIN, “Remixing is like musical prostitution.” Ha — relax, James Blake. This is the column in which we beg to differ. Much in the spirit of our inaugural Remixtape this month’s collection features reworkings from both in-demand prostitutes and adept indie rock knob twiddlers. Honorable mention to Tyler,… More »

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Kelela – “Enemy (Kingdom’s Destruction Before Paradise Mix)”

In 2013, the L.A. future-soul singer Kelela broke into our collective consciousness with Cut 4 Me, a dizzily great mixtape full of dazzling production, from…
Tom Breihan | February 17, 2015 - 11:41 am

Chvrches – “Recover (Kingdom Remix)”

A year ago, the Glasgow synthpop three-piece Chvrches made a name for themselves with their single "Recover," the earliest indication we heard that they were…
Tom Breihan | February 13, 2014 - 9:50 am

Cassie – “All My Love (Kingdom Edit)”

Last month, Cassie, the queen of breathy-robot electro-R&B, released her insanely great RockaByeBaby mixtape, which would still be the year's best mixtape if Chance The…
Tom Breihan | May 20, 2013 - 2:41 pm

Kingdom – “Corpse”

The Brooklyn-based dance producer Kingdom, whose tracks presage many of the more melodic and rap-friendly forms of dance music currently in ascendance, is getting ready…
Tom Breihan | May 7, 2013 - 11:26 am

Stereogum Monthly Mix: November 2010

Back again with another monthly mix which, per its title, you should continue to expect monthly. We're glad you guys enjoyed the last installment, and…
Amrit Singh | November 4, 2010 - 4:10 pm

Stereogum & Popgun STEREO★GUN CMJ Party, Santos Party House, NYC 10/20/10

Last night our STEREO★GUN collaboration with PopGun Booking went down on both floors of Santos Party House. Sometime from when we organized it, to the…
brandon | October 21, 2010 - 11:44 am

STEREO★GUN: MP3 Primer, RSVP Reminder

If live music is a thing you enjoy, you could do worse than to visit our fair city next week -- from like noon until…
Amrit Singh | October 15, 2010 - 3:35 pm

Sleigh Bells – “Tell ‘Em” (Kingdom Remix)

I like that everything Kingdom touches turns to midnight. For instance, see how the Class Of 2010's resident DJ reconstitutes Sleigh Bells's Treats opener "Tell
brandon | October 13, 2010 - 2:27 pm

Stereogum & PopGun Present STEREO★GUN: ALL NIGHT LONG 10/20/10

Every autumn NYC's week-long college music marathon is a great excuse for radio promoters and DSLR-toting bloggers to hobnob with famous publicists. Those who attend…
Scott Lapatine | October 4, 2010 - 11:42 am

Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2010

With fall on the horizon, we're escaping a slow summer and shifting into that final, fertile phase of the music year's release cycle. Which makes…
Stereogum | September 1, 2010 - 1:29 pm

Restless People – “Days Of Our Lives (Kingdom Remix)”

Kingdom, aka Brooklyn producer Ezra Rubin, works with appealingly bright layers (see, for instance, the excellent "Mind Reader"). Instead of loading Brooklyn General Public/DJ Cleo/Phil…
brandon | July 26, 2010 - 9:53 am

Kingdom (Feat. Shyvonne) – “Mind Reader” Video

Before I knew Ezra Rubin's DJ/production name was Kingdom I saw him spin at dozens of Brooklyn parties. Not typically my scene, but we had…
brandon | July 7, 2010 - 2:27 pm

Warm Up 2010 At MoMA PS1 Schedule

A couple of months ago MoMA PS1 Director Klaus Biesenbach -- the person who organized MoMA's ridiculously popular Marina Abramović exhibition, among other things --…
brandon | June 28, 2010 - 11:00 am