THUNDERCAT – THEM CHANGES [VIDEO]

Thundercat dropped a new visual this week from recent short album ‘The Beyond / Where The Giants Roam‘.   There’s nothing about the mellow Funk vibe of ‘Them Changes‘ that would immediately call to mind a Samurai swordfight to the bitter end, set in a garage, but then again – why not?  Directed by Carlos Lopez Estrada…

THUNDERCAT – THE BEYOND/WHERE THE GIANTS ROAM

Shortly after releasing the Kamasi Washington-featured ‘Them Changes‘, Thundercat releases brand new short album ‘The Beyond/Where Giants Roam’.  It’s a superb collection of Jazz, Hip Hop and Neo-Soul that feels like a result of the wave that the vocalist/producer/bass player is currently riding after contributions to some of this year’s best albums so far [namely ‘To…

THUNDERCAT – THEM CHANGES

Singer, songwriter, bass-player and producer Thundercat announced the upcoming release of his new album ‘The Beyond / Where the Giants Roam’ [June 22nd] this week with new track ‘Them Changes’.  If the name isn’t familiar, his most recent contribution’s include lending a bit of funk to Kendrick Lamar’s ‘To Pimp A Butterfly’, and Kamasi Washington’s appropriately-titled Jazz…

LAPALUX – LUSTMORE

Brainfeeder producer Lapalux actually released his sophomore album ‘Lustmore’ on April 7, but is only now available to stream worldwide.  The album is loosely based on a phenomenon called Hypnogogia; a transitional state of consciousness between wakefulness and sleep.  Opening track ‘Puzzle‘ drips with a palpable sexual tension, whilst the catchy ‘Closure‘ is far more mournful.  An…

LAPALUX – PUZZLE [FT. ANDREYA TRIANA]

Lapalux will release his upcoming album ‘Lustmore’ on Brainfeeder this April 6, and with less than a fortnight to go releases new track ‘Puzzle’, which features London singer/songwriter Andreya Triana.   “It’s a lovelessness,” says Lapalux, “searching for something more lustful and fleeting. It’s a very visual song for me. It’s about a sort of seedy, underground desire, like an…

LAPALUX – DON’T MEAN A THING

Brainfeeder producer Lapalux will release his upcoming album ‘Lustmore’ on April 7, and after ‘Closure‘ comes second single ‘Don’t Mean A Thing’.  It’s a trembling, delicately pulsating track that first surfaced as part of Brainfeeder label boss Flying Lotus’ Radio 1 residency, but has now been officially released by the London producer.  Stream below via SoundCloud.

LAPALUX – CLOSURE [FT. SZJERDENE]

With new single ‘Closure’ [ft. Szjerdene] comes the announcement of Lapalux’ upcoming album ‘Lustmore’, to be released April 6 via Brainfeeder.  The London producer has based the album loosely around the experience of hypnogogia [a transitional state of consciousness between wakefulness and sleep], which is definitely reflected in the beat as well as Szjerdene’s dreamy vocals.  Stream…