NEW: Chiddy Bang - "Bad Day" f/ Darwin Deez & Theodore Grams

Chiddy Bang'sThe Preview EP/mini-album was released to Australian iTunes today, a whopping week and a half before it is released in the US (October 12). While the last thing I needed was another reason to be jealous of our friends down under, I am pretty stoked to hear "Bad Day", Chiddy Bang's humorous hate-letter to an ex, with support from up-and-coming freak-pop artist Darwin Deez and Xaphoon Jones buddy Theodore Grams. You can listen to the track on the player below: (Continue Reading)


DOWNLOAD: Deerhunter - "Helicopter" (Diplo & Lunice Remix)

Mad Decent just dropped this killer remix of Deerhunter's (very awesome) "Helicopter" single by Bradford's (Deerhunter) cousin, the beloved Diplo and producer Lunice. Deerhunter's (also very awesome) new album Halcyon Digest was released on Tuesday to a swarm of "Album of the Year" buzz. Listen to and download the remix on the Soundcloud player below: (Continue Reading)


WATCH: Gil Scott-Heron - "New York Is Killing Me"

Gil Scott-Heron's new single, “New York is Killing Me” is as chill and cool as they come. The video for the track allows the New York subway system to create a soothing visual and audible background beat that Scott-Heron’s rough voice sings. He does a great job of capturing the lonely and overwhelmed feeling that can come with being in the city for too long, and the desire to just head back to the country. Even though the city is “killing” him in this song, you still get a slight sense from Gil Scott-Heron that he is kind of loving the city anyway and doesn’t really ever intend to leave. Watch the Chris Cunningham-directed video below: (Continue Reading)


DOWNLOAD: The Morning Benders - "Outlaw Blues" (Bob Dylan Cover)

The Morning Benders are just one of many contemporary artists contributing to Reimagine Music's upcoming Bob Dylan tribute compilation, Subterranean Homesick Blues: A Tribute to Bob Dylan's Bringing It All Back Home. Earier today, Reimagine Music put the Benders' rendition of Dylan's "Outlaw Blues" up for free download, in exchange for an email address. Download the cover below: (Continue Reading)