Young Magic

Stream Young Magic Still Life

It's been a hell of journey tagging along with NY-based experimental pop duo Young Magic as vocalist Melati Malay rediscovers her Indonesian roots through sound…
Collin Robinson | May 6, 2016 - 2:02 pm

Young Magic – “Default Memory”

Avant-pop duo Young Magic are in full swing for their rapidly approaching album Still Life. They've shared "Lucien" and "Sleep Now," and both have been…
Collin Robinson | April 26, 2016 - 4:46 pm

Young Magic – “Sleep Now”

NY-based avant-pop duo Young Magic are continuing down the path of rediscovery for vocalist Melati Malay on their forthcoming album, Still Life. Malay has roots…
Collin Robinson | April 11, 2016 - 1:51 pm

Young Magic – “Lucien” Video

Australian born, NY-based experimental pop duo Young Magic dropped the single "Lucien" from their forthcoming album, Still Life, a few weeks ago. Like much of…
Collin Robinson | March 28, 2016 - 11:54 am

Young Magic – “Lucien” (Stereogum Premiere)

Young Magic is the experimental soul project of Melati Malay and Isaac Emmanuel. Born in Jakarta and Sydney respectively, the two create music that balances…
Michelle Laggan | March 3, 2016 - 10:20 am

Toro Y Moi, Young Magic, Bayonne @ The Teragram Ballroom, LA 11/9/15

On the second-to-last night of their US tour, Toro Y Moi's band took the stage to William DeVaughn's "Be Thankful For What You Got" before…
Scott Lapatine | November 10, 2015 - 3:01 pm

Young Magic – “Holographic” (Stereogum Premiere)

When we covered Young Magic at Brooklyn's Northside Festival last year, it was clear they could blend samples and loops with confidence. Now they're getting…
Miles Bowe | April 14, 2014 - 12:09 pm

Light Asylum, Young Magic, Psychic Twin, O Paradiso, Adventure @ Cameo Gallery, Brooklyn 6/16/13

It was clear things would be ending better than they began when I showed up in Williamsburg for the last day of Northside Festival. Everyone…
Miles Bowe | June 17, 2013 - 4:27 pm

Young Magic – “Sparkly” Video

The Australia-born, New York-based bedroom popper Young Magic has a new video for the song "Sparkly." Filmed on Australia's East Coast by director Dylan Wiehahn,…
Tom Breihan | December 8, 2011 - 4:34 pm

CMJ 2011: Class Superlatives & Our Finest Photos

We're on the other side of CMJ now, which you could probably tell by the uptick in the music news cycle, or by some bloggers'
Amrit Singh | October 24, 2011 - 6:19 pm