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Watch 11xxx27’s “Pink Cloud” Video

Watch 11xxx27’s “Pink Cloud” Video

11xxx27 is the Italian electronic musician Erminio Granata (Code27), and he launched the project just over a year ago with his industrially textured Son of contaminated land EP. The artist returns on May 21st with Essence, an inaugural, limited edition tape release for Italy’s Infidel Bodies label. The upcoming effort continues 11xxx27’s exploration of solace and melancholy, but Essence is […]

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Watch EL.i.BE's "Come On (ft. Graydon Francis & Bryan Doe) Video.

Watch EL.i.BE’s “Come On (ft. Graydon Francis & Bryan Doe)” Video

EL.i.BE is a Liberian/American MC and producer, and his Liberation LP, due out May 19th, chronicles the musician’s journey as a first generation immigrant. A veteran of the music scene, he hails from the Twin Cities and founded the hip-hop group D-Mine while still in high school back in 2004. After that group broke up, EL.i.BE launched a solo career […]

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Listen to A Shape’s Track “Furtive Spirals”

Listen to A Shape’s Track “Furtive Spirals”

The French four-piece A Shape released their debut Inlands this week via Jelodanti/Atypeek Music. A Shape features guitarist Eric Pasquiet, vocalist Sasha Andrès, bassist Mathieu Le Gouge, as well as drummer Anthony Serina, and their new album was recorded in 2016 by audio engineer Johanne Buff and mixed by Sonic Youth’s Lee Ranaldo. Playing a brooding style of post-punk that […]

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Listen to Street Eaters’ Track “Means”

Listen to Street Eaters’ Track “Means”

Street Eaters new track “Means” is off their upcoming LP The Envoy due out May 12th via the duo’s label Nervous Intent Records. The album was inspired by Ursula K. Le Guin‘s Hainish Cycle novels, The Dispossessed and Left Hand of Darkness. In an extensive conversation over at Spark Mag with Victoria Ruiz (Downtown Boys), the band’s vocalist/drummer Megan March […]

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Watch: Multa Nox "heartclock"

Watch: Multa Nox “heartclock”

Multa Nox is the electronic musician/writer Sally Decker, and on June 2nd she will release her Living Pearl LP via NNA Tapes. Utilizing synthesizer, found sound, and vocals she creates mysterious worlds that drone with subtle activity, half-hidden melody, and organically propulsive rhythm. Decker’s track “heartclock” premiered on THUMP this week, and discussing it, she explained: “This track emerged from […]

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Listen to Eddie Ladoire et Rainier Lericolais' 'Gekrümmte Poesie' Playlist

Listen: Eddie Ladoire and Rainier Lericolais’ ‘Gekrümmte Poesie’ Playlist

Vive la France! Well, it seems the French electorate has proven to be a firewall against the spread of Fascism in Europe, and that is a cause for renewed hope! With Emmanuel Macron winning a decisive victory over Marine Le Pen this weekend, the specter of a right wing government in France–and the potential dissolution of the EU–is behind us […]

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Listen to Gold Dime’s Track “Easy”

Listen to Gold Dime’s Track “Easy”

Andrya Ambro, formerly of the post-punk duo Talk Normal, returns with a new project called Gold Dime, and the trio will release their debut LP Nerves on June 2nd via Fire Talk Records. The drummer/vocalist is joined by the musicians Jessica Ackerley and Ian Douglas-Moore, and the group has reportedly been playing out since 2014. Our first listen in on […]

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