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This month’s Remixtape opens with a rework of the Miracles Club by Cut Copy, a pair of remixes by Grimes, a submission by Gwilym Gold of the band Golden Silvers, and a dancehall rework of Gang Gang Dance by the legend Lee “Scratch” Perry. It’s ten tracks and 93MB, downloadable via this zip:

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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 »

This week we have new videos from The Wombats, Tera Melos, Cults, and Rainbow Arabia, among others. I was anticipating some big videos like Kanye West’s “All Of The Lights” and Dr. Dre’s “I Need A Doctor,” but both were pretty disappointing, especially considering the budgets and talent available to them. I recommend all the… More »

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Rainbow Arabia – “River’s Edge”

Rainbow Arabia are slated to release a brand new LP this spring and lead off with new track "River's Edge." It's dark and warped and…
Claire Lobenfeld | February 13, 2013 - 12:32 pm

Rainbow Arabia – “Without You”

Rainbow Arabia is Danny and Tiffany Preston, the L.A. couple that's released two EPs and a split 7" to date, their border-crashing interpolation of Western…
Amrit Singh | January 17, 2011 - 4:18 pm

Rainbow Arabia – “Holiday In Congo” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Over two EPs on Manimal Vinyl and a split 7" (with Nosaj Thing) via IAMSOUND, Rainbow Arabia have made good on their name, toying with…
Amrit Singh | May 13, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Pictureplane’s Mtymx Rhinoceropolis Hype Package

Last night Travis Egedy, aka BTW Pictureplane, dropped us a line about the showcase he and his friends at the Denver DIY warehouse Rhinoceropolis curated…
brandon | March 12, 2010 - 6:07 pm

Rainbow Arabia Remix The Field (Stereogum Premiere)

When it comes to understanding techno-philic artists like the Field aka Axel Willner, process is, if not paramount, a fascinating and at least illuminating entry…
Amrit Singh | December 7, 2009 - 9:40 am

Julian Casablancas @ Downtown Palace Theatre, LA 11/6/09

The Stroke's first solo gigs were in Japan this summer, and Monday's Spaceland show was a last minute surprise, so while last night was JC's…
Scott Lapatine | November 7, 2009 - 7:46 am

HEALTH/Pictureplane @ The Troubadour, Los Angeles 9/9/09

HEALTH and Pictureplane make for logical tour partners. They're Lovepump labelmates, and bands to watch, and they both find creative ways to fuck with their…
Amrit Singh | September 10, 2009 - 6:26 pm

The ‘Gum Drop XCVIII: Hear New Rainbow Arabia, Win A VTech IS9181 Wireless Music Hub

As Rainbow Arabia, Los Angeles couple Danny and Tiffany Preston concoct a kaleidoscopic blend of electronics, low-tech dance beats and what sounds like a Sublime…
brandon | July 22, 2009 - 11:24 am

Rainbow Arabia – “Harlem Sunrise”

L.A. couple Danny and Tiffany Preston concoct a kaleidoscopic blend of electronics, low-tech dance beats and what sounds like a Sublime Frequencies comp on repeat.
brandon | July 21, 2009 - 11:09 am

New Rainbow Arabia – “Haunted Hall”

For their unexpectedly oddball "Omar K" video, L.A. couple Danny and Tiffany Preston, aka Rainbow Arabia, took their Basta EP tune into a grocery store…
brandon | May 18, 2009 - 2:04 pm

New Rainbow Arabia Video – “Omar K”

The married couple of Danny and Tiffany Preston are Rainbow Arabia, a project fairly named for its filtration of Middle Eastern-rooted music through a prism…
Amrit Singh | April 3, 2009 - 11:20 am