Post-punks Algiers release their fiery new album The Underside of Power

They’ve also released a lyric video for one the album’s most powerful tracks, ‘Walk Like a Panther’. New York-London ( Atlanta) band Algiers have dropped their second album Suicide-meets-Stax political post-punk The Underside Power. It features previously release anti-police brutality track ‘Cleveland’ and new single ‘Walk Like a Panther’, a track inspired by frontman Franklin […]

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Swing Ting, Murlo, The Buzzcocks join 226-track Manchester charity comp

Artists unite for Manchester With Love. In the wake the Manchester terror attack, artists from the city’s vast music community have contributed to Manchester With Love, a 226-track charity compilation. The collection features everyone from local club favorites Swing Ting to punk legends The Buzzcocks, with all proceeds going towards the Red Cross’s Manchester Emergency […]

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Italo disco don Fred Ventura selects 11 stone-cold classics

Italo disco emerged in the late ‘70s as the gloriously European interpretation America’s four-to-the-floor phenomenon. The unashamedly fun, synth-driven sound ruled the Euro disco throughout the ‘80s, before enjoying a resurgence in recent years with labels like Dark Entries and Italians Do It Better. Ahead his show at London club night Hypnotic Tango, April Clare Welsh takes a trip back through […]

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Italo disco don Fred Ventura selects 11 stone-cold classics

Italo disco emerged in the late ‘70s as the gloriously European interpretation America’s four-to-the-floor phenomenon. The unashamedly fun, synth-driven sound ruled the Euro disco throughout the ‘80s, before enjoying a resurgence in recent years with labels like Dark Entries and Italians Do It Better. Ahead his show at London club night Hypnotic Tango, April Clare Welsh takes a trip back through […]

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Pharrell weighs in on Daft Punk Coachella rumors

The live tour rumors return. Pharrell has fered his thoughts on the possibility  Daft Punk headlining Coachella in the future. The duo haven’t performed at Coachella since 2006 but in February, Betfair bookmakers gave 3-1 odds that they would replace Beyoncé at Coachella. However, the performance never materialized. Talking on the latest episode his OTHERtone Apple Beats […]

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