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Miley Cyrus has long been a fan of the Flaming Lips. She's been tweeting their lyrics for years and has called Wayne Coyne one of her favorite artists of all time. For his part, the OKC psych-rock…   Read Story »
Arp, aka bedroom composer Alexis Georgopoulos, just released an album called MORE that forgoes his former synthetic tendencies for a tactile combo of piano, cello, and guitar. But for their remix of…   Read Story »
This weekend, the Brooklyn-based record label Mexican Summer will celebrate five years in business with a two-day, indoor-outdoor festival featuring label artists, alumni, and friends at Pioneer…   Read Story »
When the Wisconsin duo Peaking Lights remixes a track, they usually slather on a few layers of dubby synth-haze. But in reworking the Montreal band Young Galaxy's effervescent single "Pretty Boy,"…   Read Story »
From a New Yorker-in-January's point of view, the Sonos Studio's single biggest attribute is that it is in La Brea, which is a place where it is not 2ยบ at the moment. GOOD JOB, SPIN MUSIC GROUP &…   Read Story »
Next Thursday 1/24, SPIN Music Group, Stereogum, and Sonos Studio present Unmuted, featuring a performance by Stereogum40 alums Merchandise in an intimate Los Angeles gallery space . The Tampa…   Read Story »
Earlier this month, Wisconsin production duo Peaking Lights released Lucifer In Dub, an album of dubbed-out versions of tracks from their already-trippy 2012 LP Lucifer. "Beautiful Son," the married…   Read Story »
Everything that Wisconsin duo Peaking Lights do is, more or less, a dub edit of itself. But later this year, the group is planning to release Lucifer In Dub, an LP that'll push the tracks from their…   Read Story »
In Limbo, the debut album from Brooklyn BTW TEEN, is full of fractal, kraut-damaged space-pop. And as it happens, its swirling rhythmic grace makes for prime remix material. We've already heard Dan…   Read Story »
I haven't been charting it or anything, but I've been writing these lists for the better part of a year now, and despite a few slow weeks, they seem to get better all the time. So here's something to…   Read Story »