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Flume talks Future Classic, collaborations, and new music with Zane Lowe on Beats 1

Flume sat down with Zane Lowe on Beats 1 to dish on past collaborations, life before and after Future Classic, and the two documentaries recently released on him, When Everything Was New and Sleepless: The Story Of Future Classic, both of which are now available via Apple Music. The former is Flume’s own documentary, while […]

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Flume to be subject of two new documentaries on Apple Music

Flume is set to be the subject of two new documentaries slated for release April 20 on Apple Music; Flume: When Everything Was New and Sleepless: The Story of Future Classic. The first title will focus exclusively on Flume’s career, chronicling the Australian artist’s ascendance to industry acclaim, cornerstone role in the expansion of the future bass […]

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Flume just dropped a brand new ID at Australia’s Field Day Festival [Watch]

A definitive time scale by which new Flume music will arrive remains elusive, but the ID that the Australian producer shared during a recent performance at Australia’s Field Day Festival arrives as evidence of time spent in the studio. Defined by its eccentric electronic embellishments and mounting percussive elements, the ID bears the distinct trappings not […]

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Watch this poignant orchestral cover of Flume and Beck’s ‘Tiny Cities’

Flume‘s 2016 sophomore studio LP, Skin was unanimously hailed as a triumph that not only built on his self-titled debut album from four years prior, but cemented the young Australian producer’s reputation as one of the brightest music makers in the world right now. The project brought in firepower from the likes of Kai, Vince […]

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Flume teases new music with Ta-ku in Road to Osaka short film

Since the release of his Grammy-award winning sophomore album, Skin, in early 2016, Flume has yet to touch the ground. Left with little time to revel in his other-worldly success, the artist took his beloved LP across the world with a series of ambitious live shows and festival appearances.Finally, the mastermind has had some time to create new […]

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Celebrate the fifth anniversary of Flume’s self-titled debut LP [Stream]

Five years in the electronic music space can seem like a lifetime, especially as this past half decade saw dance music grow into a $7 billion global enterprise. Production value, ticket sales, and arguably even talent are at an all time high in the social media age, with Flume a major standout. The Australian superstar started shaping the course of contemporary […]

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Sydney proposes set of reforms to protect beleaguered nightlife

Sydney’s notorious lockout laws have had quite a damaging impact on the city’s once flourishing nightlife. Introduced in 2014, the laws force a 1:30 a.m. lockout and 3 a.m. cease-service policy for all nightclubs and bars in central Sydney and the Kings Cross precinct. These laws have been widely criticized by Australians, including esteemed producer Flume, who […]

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Icy Lust drops off moody, futuristic new piece ‘Exposure’

Up and coming French producer Icy Lust has dropped off a brand new original piece that could be the young beat maker’s best work to date. Among the wave of inventive bass-inspired products currently floating around out there, Icy Lust’s latest delivery, “Exposure” stands out as an infectious piece of headphone-primed future bass built on sharp percussion arrangements […]

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On Planets covers Bon Iver’s ‘Flume’

Vancouver-based On Planets has flipped one of indie music’s most precious artifacts and reworked Bon Iver‘s single, “Flume.” The producer has taken the single from the 2007 album and turning into a Moving Castle-esque flip that will remind the listener of future bass’ early days. On Planets elaborated on the single:“I love the tranquility of the original version, but the […]

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Flume put together a comprehensive hip-hop guest mix on Apple Music and it goes

Flume is undoubtedly one of modern music’s most intriguing tastemakers. After announcing last month he was “working on a whole bunch of new ideas, bits and pieces,” the artist’s now released a guest mix on iTunes where his sheen creative cognizance shines.The Future Classic guest mix showcases 11 of his favorite new hip-hop tracks. Pulling from an […]

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Flume: ‘I’m currently working on a whole bunch of new ideas, bits and pieces’

Currently in the midst of his European tour, Flume sat down with triple J Breakfast last week, where he discussed his excitement to head back down under. Heading home for his set at this year’s Falls Festival in Australia come December,  Flume plans to conjure up a slew of new material to play out.“I have time which […]

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Dua Lipa kicks it with Flume and Diplo, sparks collaboration suspicions

Dua Lipa‘s got “New Rules” for one man, but those rules don’t extend to either Flume or Diplo.The English singer has reportedly been spending time with both of the industry greats after appearing in a video shared to Flume’s Facebook page where both Flume and Dua Lipa are shown riding scooters together. Three weeks later, […]

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RL Grime shares edit of ‘Aurora’ with Flume’s ‘Never Be Like You’ [Free Download]

Henry Steinway has established his RL Grime project as one of trap music’s most laconic identities, but in 2017, the artist has been less silent than normal. Over the past several months, Steinway has begun to unfold his Nova endeavor, an all encompassing feat which he wants to be more “than just an album, or a […]

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Listen To RL Grime’s Mashup Of “Aurora” And Flume’s “Never Be Like You”

RL Grime has been playing this live edit mashup of his “Aurora” and Flume and Kai’s “Never Be Like You” going back to last fall. It’s appropriately – dubbed “Never Be Like Aurora” and we finally get to hear it in all its glory. The track is to hype his forthcoming Australia/New Zealand tour kicking […]

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Flume debuts heavy unreleased track at Electric Forest [Video]

In May, Flume concluded the extended run of his Skin companion releases with his Kučka collaboration, “Hyperreal.” Since then, Harley Streten has kept one foot in the limelight through his behind-the-scenes involvement in major projects, featuring on Lorde’s “The Louvre” and contributing to Vince Staples’ “Yeah Right” alongside Kendrick Lamar, SOPHIE, and, once again, Kučka.It now appears that the […]

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Flume, Kendrick Lamar and Vince Staples join forces on the fiery ‘Yeah Right’

Though Flume rarely fades from the public eye, he made headlines twice last week. On Friday, June 16, Harley Streten featured as a producer on Lorde’s newest single, “The Louvre.” Within the next day, the Australian producer was revealed as a collaborator on an even bigger project for frequent collaborator Vince Staples‘ forthcoming album, Big Fish […]

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