Worship – Years & Years

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Their debut album drops in June, but Years and Years just made 'Worship' available for download with pre-order. It's step-up from 'King', landing on the more confessional side of electronic-heartbreak that we've come to expect since their their debut single, 'Real'. You probably won't hear many pop songs with 'my kingdom for your graces' in the chorus this year. My … [Read more...]

Same Damn Time – Beat Connection

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If warm sun rays aren't glossing your face right now, perhaps Beat Connection can help. A 3-piece electronic outfit from Seattle, WA, Beat Connection craft serious dream-laden melodies. 'Same Damn Time' is a heady slow dive into an ethereal summer; an airy, tricked out blend just as melodic as it is futuristic. Straddling that happy medium between chill and upbeat, it's a … [Read more...]

King – Years and Years (PACES Remix)

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We've been talking about Years and Years for literally ... well, only a year actually. But they've blown up lately and even if King doesn't quite quite demand the same intensity of heart-break anthem Real, it's a worthy single to push in their (record label's) quest for chart dominance in 2015. The original song pulses along with one of the band's trademark choruses but PACES … [Read more...]

Revisiting Femtronica

Feeling blue

Henry: Remember this? From 2013! Femtronica has come a long way. Any comment on how the genre has evolved since your last post? Has anyone blown up in a way you didn't expect? Looking back some artists went in a sound-direction I didn't love (Haim) but some have surprised me in a really great way (Grimes). Michael: It's actually amazing how big a sound this has become and I … [Read more...]

8 Best Clubbing Songs for the Summer

Going cray to Sub Focus

Michael: Good morning everyone and apologies for our absence from the blogging game for the last couple of weeks but we been busy yo! I've been sick and umm.. Henry? Henry: I almost wish I could have kept what Michael had written here originally but I don't want to be arrested. M: Okay cool thanks for that mate. This post is a few days late as a result of me being bed … [Read more...]