Tame Impala Cover Outkast’s “Prototype”

•May 6, 2013 • Leave a Comment

tame_impala_lav_840Tame Impala recently stopped by the Triple J studios to play a few tracks. As part of Triple J’s “Like A Version” segment, the band covered the Outkast song “Prototype” and then played their Lonerism standout “Feels Like We Only Go Backwards”. Check em out below.

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Jagwar Ma Drop “The Throw”

•January 27, 2013 • 1 Comment

Jagwar-Ma-Throw-420x420As a teaser for their upcoming debut full length, Aussie duo Jagwar Ma released “The Throw” a couple days ago. The seven minute track includes a breezy beginning before they lay down the groove for the second half. Their album can’t come out soon enough.

 

Vacationer @ Kings on March 5th

•January 16, 2013 • Leave a Comment

Vacationer_1Vacationer is currently on the road in support of their fantastic debut album, Gone, and will be stopping by Raleigh on March 5th playing at Kings. Body Language will open, which should be cool as well. Some tracks are below to get a preview.

“Trip”

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UzOaKcuAFnc]

“Everyone Knows”

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KrGg_SUBVdg]

“Be With You”

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=med_5xhpI6s]

 

New A$AP Rocky Out Tomorrow

•January 14, 2013 • 1 Comment

asap-rocky-long-live-asap1Long.Live.A$ASP, A$AP Rocky’s second album comes out tomorrow, but almost all of the tracks are online by now. Highlights include a couple tracks produced by Clams Casino, loads of guest appearances (Kendrick Lamar, Danny Brown, Action Bronson, Santigold, and Yelawolf to name a few), and a monster collab with Skrillex. Should be hot for a minute.

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7J3KLg14d-Y] [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DVODVvqMz2g]

 

Major Lazer @ Cat’s Cradle March 7th

•January 8, 2013 • Leave a Comment

Major Lazer TourMajor Lazer announced their 2013 World Tour today and they are making a stop in Carrboro on March 7, just two days after Alt-J (and only a few weeks after Tame Impala…the Cradle is doing work). Major Lazer, originally a collab between Diplo and Switch, is now a team of three; in place of Switch, Diplodocus has enlisted Jillionaire and Walshy Fire. Major Lazer’s second full length album, Free The Universe, is due out February 19th and you can check out the single “Jah No Partial” featuring Flux Pavilion below. Imagine that kind of live experience at the Cradle!

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zlt9QmJFEz4]

 

Lord Huron – “Auld Lang Syne”

•January 2, 2013 • Leave a Comment

lord-huron2012 breakout Lord Huron have posted their take on “Auld Lang Syne” to SoundCloud. Happy New Year folks.

 

Phosphorescent – “Song For Zula”

•December 10, 2012 • 1 Comment

PhosphorescentMathew Houck (aka Phosphorescent) will be releasing his 7th album in March. 2010’s Here’s To Taking It Easy was chock full of folksy Americana tunes. Apparently he wrote this album, titled Muchacho, from a Mexican beach hut. Here’s the first single from the upcoming release, “Song For Zula”.