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Throughout the course of my life I have not been what you would call an R&B listener. A brief history of my dabbling: I owned a cassette copy of Boyz II Men's II because who didn't? A year later I…   Read Story »
This is a mournful moment, given the heartbreaking news coming from Connecticut. And while there are far better uses of your time and bandwidth right now -- demandaplan.org, for instance -- this here…   Read Story »
Home-studio memory-manipulator Toro Y Moi releases his new album Anything In Return next month, and now the awesomely squirmy plastic-soul first single "So Many Details" gets a video. In the…   Read Story »
How does the word "chillwave" make you feel in the waning weeks of 2012? If it doesn't make you say "huh?" it probably makes you say "ugh." We all have a different tolerance for contrived trend…   Read Story »
Odd Future leader Tyler, The Creator has been a vocal fan of Toro Y Moi for as long as he's been in the public eye, and he worked with Toro on the new song "Hey You" a couple of months ago. And now…   Read Story »
Toro Y Moi's got a new LP out at the top of next year, and today he released a gurgling bit of electro-soul called "So Many Details." It's one of the weirdest things he's ever done, and early returns…   Read Story »
This past weekend, Brooklyn's Commodore Barry Park hosted the eighth annual Afro-punk Festival, a two-day event offering gourmet food trucks, street art, skating and BMX competitions, and an…   Read Story »
Today, Toro Y Moi's Chaz Bundick dropped a couple of new dance/house tracks as alter ego Les Sins, a pair of songs called "Fetch" and "Taken." The first is a twinkling, rumbling slab of house and the…   Read Story »
Yesterday at Lollapalooza, Toro Y Moi played a few songs. One of them, "Rose Quartz," is a sinuous, slow-building synth-disco jam that continues the smoothed-out career arc that Chaz Bundick has been…   Read Story »
For Saturday's recap and photos, click here. For Friday's recap and photos, click here. Sunday's recap below... In contrast to Saturday's torrential downpours, emergency weather evacuation, and…   Read Story »