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Toro Y Moi – “Talamak” Video

Chaz Bundick took us to a mellowed-out, red-eyed "chillwave" house party then headed-up the entertainment and inhalations in the Jon Casey-directed video for "Blessa." Bundick and Casey are together again in this summery "Talamak" clip, which takes place in the sun-dappled great outdoors and features a few really beautiful explosions. Right, still plenty of smoke. More »

By: brandon / March 9, 2010 - 11:37 am

New Toro Y Moi Video – “Blessa”

In this Jon Casey-directed video Toro Y Moi, aka Chaz Bundick, acts as our tour guide and entertainment amid the highs and lows of a mellow house party soundtracked by a performance of Causers of This opener "Blessa." When we first posted the track I noted it was "perfect for a breezy summer afternoon." Same… More »

By: brandon / January 18, 2010 - 3:33 pm

The 25 69 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2010

This year in music was great and we'rea gonna let it finish (sorry), but in terms of notable album releases the ship has sailed. No offense, 30 Seconds To Mars. While the Gummys' virtual poll booth remains open for a few more days (did we mention filling out the ballot enters you to win the… More »

By: Amrit Singh / November 24, 2009 - 5:41 pm

Toro Y Moi Remixes Washed Out

Washed Out's Ernest Greene lives in Georgia these days, but if feels right to keep mentioning Columbia, South Carolina, maybe because it's not often you can place a bedroom-psych "movement" in Columbia, South Carolina. Whatever the case, Greene gets remixed by friend and current Columbia resident Toro Y Moi, aka Chaz Bundick, for the B-Side… More »

By: brandon / September 15, 2009 - 9:00 am

New Toro Y Moi – “Talamak”

As he illustrated with "Blessa," Columbia, SC Washed Out cohort Toro Y Moi, aka Chaz Bundick, has a knack for making bedroom recordings sound much bigger. Unlike some of the other recent one-man ambient technicians, Bundick folds a soulful hip-hop feel into his soundscapes: It makes sense he's decided to cover Michael Jackson's "Human Nature."… More »

By: brandon / September 3, 2009 - 3:41 pm

ButterxFace Pays Tribute To MJ

Fellow Underwater Peoples enthusiasts ButterxFace have released their much anticipated (by me at least) scuzzy pop tribute to the King. You're more than ready to take The Essential Michael Jackson off your iPod, so this collection is a welcome alternative. The comp's called Chum Onah (as in "I'm bad, I'm bad / Chum onah") and… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / August 5, 2009 - 2:17 pm

New Toro Y Moi – “Blessa”

Toro Y Moi is 23-year old Columbia, South Carolina multi-instrumentalist Chaz Bundick (good porn star name). He's been at Toro y Moi in one form or another since 2001, and recently signed to Carpark, who plan to release two full-lengths in 2010. As a warm up, the label's putting out a two-song single, each track… More »

By: brandon / July 8, 2009 - 5:12 pm
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