Download: Elegant Animals – Spectrum Nocturnal EP

ELEGANT ANIMALS
Need more awesome? Listen to our FAVORITE SONGS OF 2014. Make sure you don't miss any tunes: FOLLOW US ON TWITTER.

Cool band alert: Philadelphia’s Elegant Animals just dropped an EP of their sexy, slow-burning R&B-inspired electro-pop, and you’re free to stream and download Spectrum Nocturnal on their bandcamp right now.

We love the duo’s amalgamation of a bevy of disparate influences – post-dubsteppy electronic percussion, tropical synth riffs and drones courtesy of the likes of Washed Out and How to Dress Well, futuristic soul crooning in the style of James Blake… We’re most impressed though, by the tracks where the band incorporate guitar and live drums – “Syndicate,” namely, with its shimmery guitar, soul-poppy piano, and tropical percussion, is an endlessly catchy highlight. Check out the whole thing.

What did you think?
 29  17  4  9
jhene-aiko-souled-out
Music

Earlier today, rising r&b songstress Jhené Aiko shared a dark, stylish clip for her latest…

READ MORE
bug-exit-art-500x500
Music

Check out the tracklist for the outtakes EP, plus new tour dates

READ MORE
fzwgo9nhskntaoq6weph
News

Hear two new jams from the singer’s forthcoming new albums

READ MORE
tv on the radio
Music

A new taste from their upcoming album Seeds, due out in November.

READ MORE
b289720c
MP3

Made with sounds from Voyager space probes as it travelled past the planet Jupiter!

READ MORE
Kanye Kim
Music

Romantically and obviously, it’s a song about how awesome Kim is.

READ MORE
artworks-000089408072-hkczgd-t500x500
MP3

From the New York-based band’s forthcoming debut album

READ MORE
TennisRiR1500px-608x608
Music

Hear the new album from the husband-wife indie rock duo

READ MORE
tops picture you staring
Reviews

Picture You Staring and Barragán reviewed.

READ MORE