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Yesterday, Chaz Bundick, bka Toro Y Moi stripped Disclosure's "You & Me" of most of its UK garage-influenced origins and pushed it into a darker sphere. Today, his own track "Rose Quartz," from AOTW…   Read Story »
Earlier today in Disclosure, we heard Grab Her!," a new song from Disclosure's ace Settle; later today, we'll hear the studio version of that album's "F For You" on the BBC's Zane Lowe. But now?…   Read Story »
I still haven't done the thing I talked about doing last week, opening this column up to late-night peformances or fan-taped camera-phone concert vids. I might still eventually do that, but this…   Read Story »
Toro Y Moi's excellently slinky new album Anything In Return has already yielded two unexpectedly badass videos, for "So Many Details" and "Say That," which depicted mastermind Chaz Bundick as a…   Read Story »
Later this month, Les Sins, the dance music project of Chaz Bundick bka Toro Y Moi, will release a 12" of brand new material that hinges on more of the synth influence of his work. "Grind" and…   Read Story »
If there is anyone who should be laying his hand to Toro Y Moi's latest efforts, it is absolutely DaM-FunK and his brand of updated Prince aesthetics. On this remix -- or "re-freak," if you will --…   Read Story »
Toro Y Moi's excellent new album Anything In Return is a total studio record, all layered synths and drum-machine ripples. But in a recent session for the French radio station Le Mouv', Toro…   Read Story »
Toro Y Moi was once associated with the electronic pop subgenre and short cultural moment known as chillwave. There. That's done. As far as I'm concerned -- and I seem to be the only critic who…   Read Story »
It's been nearly four years since the Los Angeles bass music producer Nosaj Thing released his debut album Drift, and next week, he'll finally follow it up with sophomore effort Home. We've already…   Read Story »
For his third album Anything In Return, third-generation chillwaver Chaz Bundick, known to most of us as Toro Y Moi, has left the offbeat murk of his early work behind completely, reinventing himself…   Read Story »