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The Kite String Tangle – ‘The Kite String Tangle’ [LP Review]

Off the back of launching his own Music label, The Kite String Tangle (Danny Harley) releases his self-… [more]

The Kite String Tangle – ‘The Kite String Tangle’ [LP Review] The Kite String Tangle - 'The Kite String Tangle' [LP Review]

Benji Lewis – ‘Home For Now’ [EP Stream]

Last week we shared a gorgeous new single called 'In Time' from Melbourne artist Benji Lewis, which was… [more]

Benji Lewis – ‘Home For Now’ [EP Stream] Benji Lewis - 'Home For Now' [EP Stream]

Remix This #101

Remix This is a place where we get to showcase some of the best booty-shaking, body-rolling, hip-thrusting… [more]

Remix This #101 Remix This #101

Music + Video = CH 143

Music + Video is a selection of the five best/most interesting music videos that I've come across over… [more]

Music + Video = CH 143 Music + Video = CH 143

Friday Favourites, July 21

Each week I like to collect an assortment of tracks that have stood out to me in some unique kind of… [more]

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Icarus – ‘Trouble’ (ft. Talay Riley)

This week UK bro-babes Icarus dropped a great new dancy treat called 'Trouble' which I reckon is the… [more]

Icarus – ‘Trouble’ (ft. Talay Riley) Icarus - 'Trouble' (ft. Talay Riley)

ZiG & NiC – ‘Paris’

The opening bars of ‘Paris’ will transport you to an underground jazz bar and have you fantasising… [more]

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Memory Tapes, Azari & III, Peaches, Tensnake, Ford & Lopatin, UNKLE, Robyn

Jamie Smith aka Jamie xx (from The xx) has at last officially released his first solo track ‘Far Nearer’ – we copped a small taste back in September ’10. Without further adieu, take a listen to the 7-minute steel-drum, island jam in all its glory along with the single’s previously unheard B-side, ‘Beat For’: Mobile users, […]

Jamie Smith aka Jamie xx (from The xx) has at last officially released his first solo track ‘Far Nearer’

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YACHT have dropped another track from their forthcoming record, Shangri-La. This one is the albums opening track, titled ‘Utopia’ and it sounds a little something like this: Here is the first single they let loose about two months ago, ‘Dystopia (The Earth Is On Fire)’: YACHT have a few shows booked in over the coming months across the […]

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Indie-balkan folk group Beirut have recently started touring again and to the delight of fans have unveiled a few new tracks. Two days ago, they announced a new 7″ single for the very sublte, ornate track ‘East Harlem’:   Mobile users, click here to listen. We also have the single’s B-side track, ‘Goshen’:  Mobile users, click here […]

Canadian musician Spencer Krug has been maintaining quite a prolific career, what with being the frontman of much loved bands Wolf Parade and Sunset Rubdown. He’s also co-founder of indie-alt rock groups Swan Lake and Frog Eyes, all of which except for the latter have released albums recently. Apparently this dude doesn’t sleep. In addition to all of the above, he’s been recording for solo […]

Synthpop pioneers Depeche Mode have today unleashed Remixes 2: 81-11. The second installment of remixed Depeche Mode tracks that were recorded between ’81 and ’11. The album includes works from M83, Trentemøller, UNKLE, Röyksopp, Digitalism, Karlsson & Winnberg (aka Bloodshy and Avant from Miike Snow), Peter, Bjorn & John and Eric Prydz. Thanks to the charitable folks over at Spinner, you can now listen to the entire 37-track album. Now, grab your […]

Peter & The Magician (aka Yuksek & The Magician) last week announced the release date for their debut collaborative EP, Twist – which you can stream right here, right now: Twist is out on June 20 courtesy of Kistuné. Yuksek and The Magician will be doing a few of their own shows, individually and separate to eachother across Europe in […]

Early March we brought you the news of the new Junior Boys album, It’s All True. Accompanying that news was the first single from it titled ‘ep’, followed very closely by ‘Bannan Ripple’ – both tracks created much anticipation for this release here at acid stag HQ. Today, we are very freaking excited to be able to give […]

Washington based indie-rock lads, Modest Mouse are busy working on their next album, the first since 2007′s We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank. No title has been released as of yet. However, during their recent performance at Sasquatch Music Festival they did unleash two brand-spanking new tracks from the forthcoming LP. ‘Poison’:    ‘Lampshades of Fire’:    MM will […]

L.A. bedroom producer Will Wiesenfeld (aka Baths) has returned with another full-length, titled Pop Music / False B-Sides. The album isn’t a proper follow-up to his 2010 debut Cerulean but rather a collection of music he has made since that release. Some have been made available on the interwebs, some have been used in his live sets, others are previously unheard […]

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Melbourne indie-pop crew Alpine have decided to hit the road again to promote the release of their debut EP Zurich and latest single, ‘Villages’.

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Sydney’s WIM have just rolled out their self-titled debut LP, and the good folk over at Modular have made it available for streaming. WIM have aspired to meld and cross-reference a variety of genres, channeling the muso stylings of Simon & Garfunkel to Neil Young and adapting it to a more contemporary sound likened to that of Grizzly Bear and […]

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Australian electro-dance duo PNAU are readying the release of the follow-up to 2007’s epic self-titled LP – tentatively titled Soft Universe. Nick Littlemore had this to say about the making of LP #3 on their Facebook page: “This record is poppier and more structured. We’re trying to move away from the club to create something bigger,  for […]

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Hailing from Norway comes the very talented gloss-quirky stylings of Monica Birkenes – aka Mr. Little Jeans.  Last week she released the very gentle, mid-tempo cover of the Arcade Fire track, ‘The Suburbs’ which made its way onto our Friday MixTape and received a whopping 3,500 plays over the weekend. She is just about set to drop her three-track debut […]