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NEW FORK AND KNIFE TRACK

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"WINDMILL" + VIP - FORK AND KNIFE The winding beats and collecting sounds of 808s, London's Fork and Knife construct a playful tune titled, "Windmill" plus a rushing VIP! It's like getting caught in a spiraling vertigo dream, but when you hear Fork and Knife's twisted DnB VIP, the trip is only just beginning. Imagine yourself falling into the world of Wonderland...this is the kind of music you would hear to the long and twisted fall. It's always a treat to hear new inventive tracks from Fork and Knife so below listen and share "Windmill" and his "Windmill" VIP!

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MOVING CASTLE SHOW ANNOUNCEMENT

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MOVING CASTLE PRESENTS: MOVING CASTLE WORLD 2018
For over three years, internet label, Moving Castle, has been cohesively forming a platform with artists that release forward-thinking music and unforgettable shows through genuine URL connections and friendships. From collaborations on clothing lines to a variety of music events, the team over at Moving Castle finally declare a festival-like event where artists from all over the world come together to share one venue in one night! With a total of 10 anticipated performing artists, the lineup consists of label pioneers Manilla Killa, AObeats, Qrion, and Yung Wall Street to new additions like Madnap, VALENTINE, Moon Bounce, and Kwon plus more! There's not a name on the roster you won't recognize. January 27th will be a mix of brilliant DJ sets and live performances, including numerous surprise guests, keeping everyone on their toes. In partners with Goldenvoice at the spacious The Fonda Theater, start 2018 off right by copping y…

ARTIST Q&A: FOLIE'S NEW LP

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OH, REALLY?Written by: roshux New York musician Jared Robinson aka Folie, has been hard at work to bring everyone his new short LP, Oh, Really?, and if you haven’t listened to his past works, you’re in for a real treat. Folie’s music is filled with interesting melodies and vocals that make every track a whole new experience, it’s a perfect mix of classical instruments and electronic sounds. Member of the RORA Team, Folie continues to pursue music that emphasizes the meaning of making music from organic feelings and emotions. Tracks such as "Good Pals," and "Goodnight" intermix thoughtful lyrics and late night jazz rhythms. Below check out this Q&A with Folie to see what inspired this new LP! Enjoy!

Available for download here!

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How long have you been making music for?


I think it was around 11ish? I remember my dad downloaded FL Studio on his computer because I didn't have one at the time. I’d have to wait until he wasn…

NEW SORTAGOTH TRACK

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"SOGGY" - SORTAGOTH After 8 months since SORTAGOTH's last release, we are treated to a tantalizing club heater titled, "Soggy"! From Sydney Australia, SIDECHAIN producer/DJ SORTAGOTH stamps her track with bellowing trombones and dripping vocals. "Soggy" simmers with slippery synth play, boiling bass, and clattering drums, giving the duration of this track bolting momentum. It's the kind of piece you would hear as a DJ begins their hot dark set in a club of flashing lights. With you and your music hungry soul, get soaked with a listen of SORTAGOTH's "Soggy" below!

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ARTIST Q&A: NELWARD'S NEW EP

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ALIVE IN SCREEN Nick Elward aka nelward, rolls out an epic-ly fantastic EP titled Alive In Screen! Just released via on the DESKPOP label, nelward injects his latest project with 7 bountifully rich tracks that take your ears on an animated trip. With his jazzy chords and quirky beats, its an endless voyage of melting experimental pop instrumentals and vocals. You can hear examples of this sound in tracks like the ethereal collab "Brain Dance," featuring PAIGE, "Seafoam Breeze," a jaunty soulful track, and the whimsical single "Apple Shampoo." Inspiration derived from multiple sources, it's stunning to notice where his collaborated sounds take influence from! Below read about Alive In Screen through our Artist Q&A with nelward! Enjoy!
Available for download here!

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What was the inspiration for Alive in Screen?

When I was younger, I used to sing on my songs more. Right now I'm mostly known for instrumenta…

NEW VIOLENCIA REMIX PACK

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"VIOLENCIA" - RAMEN BOY & EQAL (REMIXES) Netlabel, HAKA, released an insane remix pack for Ramen Boy and eqal's collab "ViolĂȘncia"! With 10 rioting tracks, the variety of takes on this club heater will astonish you. From Shmoozy's synth-infused remix to blush's heavy dubstep spin, the artistry is endless. Then you have a delicious jersey club remix from Crisen and KTAK that mixes in bouncing squeaks and drum work. But hold up! Your ears are in for a treat when you hear Aeded's daunting drum and bass take on this racing club track. The remix pack includes artists like anti., ANDROID BOYFRIEND, ENCOSY, nmu, and many more! Take a listen to the entire remix pack of Ramen Boy and eqal's "ViolĂȘncia" below!

Available for download on Bandcamp here!

Album art by: @iamarticle

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NEW GALAXY SWIM TEAM COMPILATION

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NEW CROWN Clothing, game, and music label, Galaxy Swim Team, releases their newest compilation titled, New Crown! GST coordinates a splendid lineup of artists that are just waiting for your discovery! With a total of 13 artists on the comp, one thing that this new project offers is a variety of the deliverance in each artists' sound. New Crown commences with the album titled track by LA's Post Boy, a soft rock-inspired ballad wrapped in dreamy vocals and lyrics. The comp also dives into tranquil, gorgeous pieces like chalkboards' "Guanajuato," Natbird's "We Will Heal," or GST co-founder, Noah Hafford's, "Honey"! Later you have heart thumping tracks such as GWIZ's "Crossroads," or the pounding 8-bit inspired track "Bombos" by GST founder, bansheebeat! You can hear the uniquity each artist brings to the project in every single track the compilation offers. Give New Crown a listen now and a share below!

New Crown is…

PREMIERE: JACK LABOZ REMIX

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LOKI - "LOVIN’ U" FEAT. AVEDO (JACK LABOZ REMIX)Written by: roshux Jack Laboz is bringing us heat this week with a killer remix of “Lovin’ U,” by LOKI featuring AVEDO, that showcases how powerful stepping out of your comfort zone as a producer can be. There’s a total of three live instruments being played on top of the production of the track, all by different people. The use of real instruments on this really makes for something special; every detail you hear helps create a specific atmospheric sound that gives this remix a completely new vibe from the original. It’s a super fun track that shares real instrumental texture with electronic sounds, and you should definitely give it a listen! Below share and listen to Jack Laboz's remix of "Lovin' U"!
"I took the time, sat down and thought about my musicianship. How can it be improved? What would be a good starting point that would take my productions to new grounds? Actively trying to do everything in my …

NEW BOHKEH REMIX

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"BURN BREAK CRASH" - AANYSA X SNAKEHIPS (BOHKEH REMIX)It's a Sunday morning and scrolling through SoundCloud for that perfect upbeat tune is a priority for your soul. You see Bohkeh released a new remix, so instinctively you click play. Once you hear the glossy vocals of Aanysa, and the rhythmic drums chime in, already somehow it makes the sun shine brighter and instantly your atmosphere is lighter. SoCal's Bohkeh puts a groovy funk twist on Snakehip's "Burn Break Crash." Blast this in your car, room, earphones...doesn't matter where or when for a track this catchy and smooth, cause you are already on the path to involuntary dancing once you hear the first beat drop. Below share and listen to Bohkeh's remix of "Burn Break Crash"!

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NEW WILLIAM CROOKS EP

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HERE WITH U  Described as "club music to cry to," producer, William Crooks, releases his new EP titled, Here With U. Produced, written, and recorded by Crooks, Here With U is comprised of 4 emotionally driven tracks that incorporate hip-hop trap beats that intertwine with harmonious ballads and silky gloomy lyrics. Tracks like "dust" or "stay" indulge in inspiration from sounds of the 80s and autotuned vocals while also still composed of a modern electronic structure. At the same time, the EP includes a track such as, "sleep (VIP), " that uses heavy bass and robust trap trombone instruments. This all vocal project uses a variety of styles that cohesively create a concrete theme capturing the listener's attention to both the storyline and the EP's musical depth. Below share and listen to William Crooks' EP Here With U!
Available for download here!
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ARTIST Q&A: EVAR'S NEW EP

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I LOVE YOU The lucid plucking beats and howling bass shakes your soul with the wonderment of how could something be so sweet yet so dark at once. From Argentina, producer Evar releases his new EP titled I Love You via internet label SIDECHAINS. Composed of 3 decedent tracks, each holds one piece of the puzzle. "Wish We Were Close" embraces wobbly 808s while "Secrets Revealed" leaves traces of heavy bass and rhythmic drum patterns. EP title track "I Love You" concludes your journey with a final statement of blended emotions through the fickle musical strings. With a project like this, it's no question that we had to proceed with a Q&A with Evar on his newest project! Check it out below and make sure to share and give a listen to I Love You!
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What was the inspiration behind your new EP?

This EP is like a collage of things that I like and inspired me to make music in the first place.…

NEW NELWARD RELEASE

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"APPLE SHAMPOO" - NELWARDDESKPOP artist, nelward, releases his first single, "Apple Shampoo" from his upcoming EP Alive in Screen! From Atlanta, Georgia, nelward washes together catchy creamy vocals, sweet sounding melodies, with squeaky clean beats. The jazzy pop sound bubbles with animated chords and playful bass. Both vocals and production by nelward, this is a fresh listen for those who want a song that will leave your heart feeling in the utmost joy! Below share and listen to nelward's "Apple Shampoo"!

Preorder Alive in Screenhere, releasing via DESKPOP on 11/22!

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NEW MIRE REMIX

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"CITY OF LOVE" - PARDION, 4AM, & SOUNDPATROL (MIRE REMIX)San Diego producer, Chris Mciver, aka Mire, recently released a gorgeous remix of Sola's "City of Love" by Pardion, 4am, and SoundPatrol featuring Trove. Taking the original's stirring beat and breaking it into a greatly moving downtempo sound soaks the remix in melodious emotion. Mire carries the echoing vocals with shimmering chimes and instrumentals of a grand piano, giving his version of the track a soulful ambiance. It only takes one listen, and you will already feel like your existing in a vast "City Of Love." Below share and listen to Mire's remix of "City of Love"!

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