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Chrome Sparks shares new single ‘Still Think,’ announces debut album & tour dates

Chrome Sparks fans just got a huge dose of upcoming content from the Brooklyn-based producer, with the announcement of his debut album (out April 13th via Counter Records), confirmed tour dates, and a new single, “Still Think.” Sparks (Jeremy Malvin) has reportedly been splitting his time between his Brooklyn studio and a secluded cabin in upstate New York. […]

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Meet the underground talent of CRSSD Fest: Rodriguez Jr.

CRSSD‘s 7th edition is a special one —it marks the official third birthday of the festival. Hosted at its usual location at the picturesque Waterfront Park in San Diego, the semi-annual event certainly hasn’t faltered in its lineup curation, inviting the likes of Cirez D, Empire of the Sun, Henry Saiz, and Tchami onto its […]

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Mouse on Mars return with new single featuring Justin Vernon ahead of new album

One of Germany’s most versatile electronic music institutions, Mouse on Mars recently announced they would be returning with a new LP called Dimensional People.According to the electronic duo, most of the album was recorded in a single tempo and was “inspired by Chicago footwork.” The dazzling new album will feature a dizzying array of indie […]

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Sylvan Esso delights on silky new single, ‘PARAD(w/m)E’

The striking North Carolina dance-pop duo Sylvan Esso has followed up their beloved What Now LP and subsequent visual Echo Mountain Sessions EP of the last year with their most outright pop song to date.The largely contradictory “PARAD(w/m)E” embarks from the two’s earlier folk-pop material in the most blatant fashion to date.It’s worth noting that the duo has […]

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Watch Sylvan Esso play their new single ‘PARAD(w/m)E’ on Jimmy Kimmel Live

North Carolina’s dream-pop duo Sylvan Esso has released an ethereal new song, “PARAD(w/m)E” that acts as a follow up to both their beloved What Now LP and the visual Echo Mountain Sessions EP, both from 2017.In honor of the poppy new release, the duo celebrated with a performance of it on Jimmy Kimmel Live. Amelia Meath […]

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French electro duo Synapson drops off video for galvanizing new track, ‘Hide Away’

Read More:Marshmello unveils Lil Peep posthumous collaboration ‘Spotlight’Virtual Self releases otherworldly music video for ‘Particle Arts’Watch Diplo recreate his own drops using only his voice   Continue Reading at http://www.dancingastronaut.com

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Yoke Lore drops off lush remix package featuring Yeasayer, Blackbird Blackbird, and more

Throughout 2017,  Adrian Galvin — the Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter behind the indietronica-project Yoke Lore — dropped off a slew of electrifying takes on his 2017 originals “Goodpain,” “Only You,” and “World Wings.”Now, Yoke Lore’s dropped off an official remix package for the number. Goodpain Remix is a cathartic assemblage of Yoke Lore’s work and presents a charming spectrum of electronica offerings. There […]

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Maceo Plex is set to revive his electro Mariel Ito alias after 12 years

Considering the recent resurgence of electro, and more widespread attention given to acts like Helena Hauff and the seminal DJ Stingray, it’s fitting that Eric Estornel —otherwise known as Maceo Plex — is reviving his electro-focused alias Mariel Ito for the first time in 12 years.Estornel’a returns to this project in a big way, as he’s set […]

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Anna Meredith drops off cerebral new track, ‘Calion’

Scottish composer Anna Meredith has returned with a new track for Adult Swim‘s Singles series, which speaks volumes for the artist after a quiet 2017.Meredith released her critically-acclaimed and award-winning debut record, Varmints, in 2016. Her latest synth-drenched offering is sonically reminiscent of her beloved debut and bears a passing resemblance to the work of Jamie xx, Steve Reich, and the seminal Philip […]

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Anna Meredith drops off cerebral new track, ‘Calion’

Scottish composer Anna Meredith has returned with a new track for Adult Swim‘s Singles series, which speaks volumes for the artist after a quiet 2017.Meredith released her critically-acclaimed and award-winning debut record, Varmints, in 2016. Her latest synth-drenched offering is sonically reminiscent of her beloved debut and bears a passing resemblance to the work of Jamie xx, Steve Reich, and the seminal Philip […]

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IAMX announces new album and tour dates behind ‘Alive In New Light’

Chris Corner, formerly of the trip-hop proprietors, the Sneaker Pimps, founded his independent music project, IAMX, in 2004. Through an experimental lens, IAMX has wielded tunes in a multitude of genres, primarily within the realm of post-punk and emotional electronica.“IAMX is basically my public therapy,” Corner says of the project on his website. “It’s my way of […]

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Lane 8 stuns in new single ahead of upcoming album, ‘Little By Little’

Lane 8 has tapped the Manchester musician-producer JF July for “Coming Back To You,” a new single from his forthcoming album,  Little By Little. “Coming Back To You” is the latest endeavor on Daniel Goldstein’s sonically-evocative, upcoming aural odyssey. The track’s an archetypal presentation of Lane 8’s stylistic decorum and a pleasing marriage of electronica and deep house. It employs a […]

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Christian Löffler stuns in remix on Superpoze’s ‘For We the living’

Earlier this year, the German-enthraller Christian Löffler released a reworked edition of his 2016 album Mare. Brimming with ethereal material, one of its particular standouts was a piano-driven take on “Haul” from the French artist Superpoze. Now, the two are reworking with each other’s material once more as Superpoze’s just released a deluxe edition of his record, For We […]

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DJ Three & Öona Dahl prepare for Minimal Effort NYE with curated Orbit playlists

For underground fans in Los Angeles this weekend, Minimal Effort is the party to ring in the New Year. Stacked to the brim with the scene’s top talent, the holiday event will host names like Maya Jane Coles, Ardalan, Jimmy Edgar, Justin Martin, DJ Three, Öona Dahl, and more.To get ready for the NYE affair, […]

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Throwing Snow drops off mesmerizing new Zola Blood rework

London-based artist Throwing Snow has released a new electronic hybrid.Since Ross Tones debuted the experimental moniker in 2007, the artist has impressed the world of dance music with his hypnotic hybrid of dulcet synths, dubstep, house, and post-rock. Also celebrated for their synth work is the London four-piece Zola Blood, of which Throwing Snow has taken […]

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Good Morning Mix: Floating Points b2b Motor City Drum Ensemble live at Dimensions 2014

Few sets compare to the near six-hour showdown that took place on the final night of Croatia’s Dimensions festival in 2014.A huge lightning storm broke out as Motor City Drum Ensemble and Floating Points were poised to close out the night. In an effort to combat the uncertainty, the two decided to share the decks on the Eglo stage while […]

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N.E.R.D’s self-titled fifth studio album is a chaotic affair rooted in social commentary

No_one Ever Really Dies: even the acronym by which American funk rock supergroup N.E.R.D — Pharrell Williams, Chad Hugo, and Shay Haley — were founded upon suggests a non-traditional marriage between chic nonchalance and latent sentimentalism. Consider the collective sense of fervid urgency that is currently igniting the veins of millions of disenfranchised American and global citizens, inject a lethal dose of vogue funk and bottle it […]

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Dabrye leads ‘Three/Three’ album with new single featuring Ghostface Killah

Ghostly International labelmate Tadd Mullinix, better known as Dabrye, has just dropped off an effervescent, electronica-tinged hip-hop hit. Mullinix has teamed up with Adult Swim for their singles series as well as the venerable Wu-Tang Clan Ghostface Killah on the track, where he points to his searing potential in the near year. “Emancipated” preludes Dabyre’s new album Three/Three. It’s been nearly 20 […]

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Trentemøller enthralls on aptly-named new track, ‘On A Cold Christmas Night’

Copenhagen based Anders Trentemøller has a knack for capturing heart-wrenching melodic moments. His exceptional productions are fused with a sonic trademark somewhere between post-punk, indie, and electronic. As a result, he’s established himself as an incredibly unique purveyor over the years. Influences like the shoegazers My Bloody Valentine, Slowdive, Joy Division, or even Depeche Mode seep […]

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Trentemøller enthralls on aptly-named new track, ‘On A Cold Christmas Night’

Copenhagen based Anders Trentemøller has a knack for capturing heart-wrenching melodic moments. His exceptional productions are fused with a sonic trademark somewhere between post-punk, indie, and electronic. As a result, he’s established himself as an incredibly unique purveyor over the years. Influences like the shoegazers My Bloody Valentine, Slowdive, Joy Division, or even Depeche Mode seep […]

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