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Five Years In, Brooklyn Record Label Mexican Summer Deserves To Be Celebrated

This weekend, the Brooklyn-based record label Mexican Summer will celebrate five years in business with a two-day, indoor-outdoor festival featuring label artists, alumni, and friends…
Chris DeVille | October 11, 2013 - 10:21 am

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Connan Mockasin & Andrew VanWyngarden – “Bad Boys”

In June, indie label Mexican Summer and surf brand Pilgrim Surf + Supply will premiere their collaborative feature film, Self Discovery For Social Survival. The…
Julia Gray | April 24, 2019 - 7:16 pm

Neil & Liam Finn – “Back To Life” Video (Feat. Mac DeMarco, Weyes Blood, Connan Mockasin, & More)

You know that Split Enz "I Got You" video where Neil Finn’s aggressive eye contact makes you a little uneasy and brings out the needy,…
Gil Green | June 19, 2018 - 1:08 pm

Watch Mike Myers Sing The Austin Powers Song “BBC” With Mac DeMarco & Weyes Blood

Earlier today, we heard the first two songs from Met Gala, a new band led by Mac DeMarco. In sharing those songs, DeMarco claimed that…
Tom Breihan | May 8, 2018 - 11:27 am

MGMT’s New Album Features Ariel Pink, Connan Mockasin, And A Catchy Song They Wrote On Acid

MGMT have been hard at work on a new album called Little Dark Age, their first since 2013's self-titled. We've already heard two songs from…
Peter Helman | December 20, 2017 - 8:24 pm

Charlotte Gainsbourg Announces New Album Rest Featuring Paul McCartney & Half Of Daft Punk

Charlotte Gainsbourg will release her first album in seven years in November. The LP is called Rest and it was produced by SebastiAn (aka the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 7, 2017 - 9:11 pm

Kirin J Callinan – “Living Each Day” (Feat. Connan Mockasin) Video

Australian pop weirdo Kirin J Callinan is releasing a new album, Bravado, at the end of the week, and today he's shared an absurdist video…
James Rettig | June 6, 2017 - 3:53 pm

Kirin J Callinan – “Living Each Day” (Feat. Connan Mockasin) & “Down 2 Hang” (Feat. James Chance)

Australian weirdo Kirin J Callinan is releasing a new album, Bravado, in a couple of weeks. He's already shared the title track and "S.A.D. (Song
James Rettig | May 25, 2017 - 10:56 am

Watch James Blake & Mac DeMarco Perform With Connan Mockasin In San Francisco

Connan Mockasin played at the Chapel in San Francisco last night and brought out some friends during the performance. As Pitchfork points out, Mac DeMarco…
James Rettig | October 18, 2016 - 10:29 am

Soft Hair (Connan Mockasin + LA Priest) – “In Love”

Right now, two forces of profoundly strange indie music are joining forces to become one. The New Zealand psych-pop auteur Connan Mockasin has teamed up…
Tom Breihan | October 4, 2016 - 9:06 am

Watch James Blake Play The Colour In Anything Songs Live For The First Time In LA

Last night at the Bellasco Theater in Los Angeles, James Blake played his first live show since releasing The Colour In Anything, his stunning, bottomlessly…
Tom Breihan | May 17, 2016 - 9:54 am

Stream James Blake The Colour In Anything

And just like that, we have a new James Blake album! After over a year of teasing, what was once known as Radio Silence and…
James Rettig | May 5, 2016 - 7:10 pm

Connan Mockasin – “Running Out Of Time” (Rexy Cover)

New Zealand psych-pop purveyor Connan Mockasin hasn't dropped a full-length offering since 2013's Caramel, but he had a stellar collaboration with Blood Orange last fall…
Collin Robinson | February 18, 2016 - 3:55 pm

Kirin J Callinan – “The Teacher” (Feat. Connan Mockasin) Video

Australian experimentalist Kirin J Callinan was responsible for a lot of great visuals behind his 2013 debut album, Embracism, and it looks like he's continuing…
James Rettig | November 3, 2015 - 1:53 pm

Connan Mockasin & Devonté Hynes – “Feelin’ Lovely”

Blood Orange's most recent single, "Sandra's Smile," made our 5 best songs list last week, and today Dev Hynes is back with a Connan Mockasin…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 2, 2015 - 11:56 am

Watch Unknown Mortal Orchestra Perform With Connan Mockasin On Conan

Unknown Mortal Orchestra were just on Seth Meyers two weeks ago, but they already made another late-night stop on Conan yesterday to promote their new…
James Rettig | August 26, 2015 - 9:49 am