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Danny Brown – “Dip” Video

Danny Brown is now mere weeks away from releasing his new album Old, and I cannot wait. In recent weeks, he’s shared new songs like “ODB” and “Side A (Old),” and now he’s got a new one, entirely about being so gone on ecstasy that you barely know what’s going on. Producer SKYWLKR’s frantic electro-burble… More »

By: Tom Breihan / September 19, 2013 - 2:31 pm

Trimbal (James Blake & Trim) – “Confidence Boost” Video

James Blake was making dubstep back when dubstep was, more or less, an offshoot of grime, but his cerebral electronic pop never really had much to do with grime’s all-out bluster. So it’s weird to hear him teaming up with the grime MC Trim on a new single. But it’s happening. The duo, who are… More »

By: Tom Breihan / September 24, 2012 - 2:02 pm

Hot Chip – “How Do You Do?” Video

Hot Chip’s new video for “How Do You Do?,” a jittery roller-disco jam from their new album In Our Heads, is pretty much fun with green-screen and light-filters. It shows the band, along with various unrelated scenery, transposed against non-sequitur backgrounds and glowing all sorts of different colors. Rollo Jackson directs, and the song, it… More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 25, 2012 - 9:30 am

Junior Boys – “Banana Ripple” Video

Banana Ripple,” the nine-minute polite-disco odyssey from the Junior Boys It’s All True album, now has a video. For whatever reason, much of it consists of shots of things being projected on big blocks of ice and extreme, intense close-ups of architects’ fingers. Rollo Jackson directs. Watch it below. More »

By: Tom Breihan / October 6, 2011 - 1:30 pm