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TA-KU & WAFIA – [M]EDIAN EP

Perth producer Ta-ku teams up with Brisbane vocalist Wafia for ‘(m)edian’, their new collaborative EP.  Featuring singles ‘Meet In The Middle‘ and ‘Love Somebody‘, the project sees the fellow Australians embark on what is essentially a five track duet.  Out on Future Classic, stream the lush yet understated collection below via Spotify, click here to download it on iTunes.

TA-KU & WAFIA – MEET IN THE MIDDLE

Perth producer Ta-ku teams up with Brisbane vocalist Wafia for ‘Meet In The Middle’, the first release from their collaborative ‘(m)edian’ EP, out on Future Classic on June 24th. A downbeat spin on electro-R&B, the woozy, synth-driven production and the exchange of soulful vocals, underpinned by the considered arrangement, combine to pack a real emotional…

FLUME – SMOKE & RETRIBUTION [FT. VINCE STAPLES & KUČKA]

Flume releases a new track from upcoming sophomore LP ‘Skin’.  ‘Smoke & Retribution’ premiered earlier today on Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 radio show, and features bars from LA’s Vince Staples and vocals from Perth’s Kučka.  It packs bold, glossy synths; its seriously hard two-step percussion matched by Staples and offset by Kučka.  Stream below via SoundCloud.

CHARLES MURDOCH – POINT

Having released a trilogy of videos for ‘Frogs‘, ‘Privacy‘ and ‘Straws‘, Charles Murdoch releases his ‘Point’ LP in full.  The Brisbane producer’s debut album is a confident, ambitious one.  Sophisticated and largely minimal, ‘Point’ also features the likes of Hak, Oscar Key Sung, Ta-Ku and more.  Stream below via Spotify, click here to download on iTunes.…

CHARLES MURDOCH [FT. OSCAR KEY SUNG] – PRIVACY [VIDEO]

Charles Murdoch is back with the powerful third installment in a visual trilogy of singles from his upcoming album ‘Point’ [December 11].  Following previous singles ‘Straws’ and ‘Frogs‘, the story concludes with poignant new single ‘Privacy‘.  Produced by Jünglinge, the video addresses highly relevant societal issues such fear of discrimination, identity and coming to terms with one’s self.  The…

CHARLES MURDOCH – FROGS [FT. TA-KU, WAFIA & HAK]

Brisbane beatmaker Charles Murdoch recently released ‘Frogs’, an exciting collaboration between himself, Ta-ku, Wafia and Hak.  This week comes the accompaying visual, whch is the second in a trilogy of short films from German creative collective Jünglinge.  This particular video follows a skinhead as he battles with the conflict that arises between his supressed sexuality and right wing…

WAVE RACER – WORLD RECORD [FT. LIDO]

Wave Racer will release his debut EP ‘Flash Drive’ on Australian beat label Future Classic before the end of the year, and recruits Lido for new single ‘World Record’.  It’s an upbeat slice of electronica, featuring plenty of instances of Lido’s sonic motif alongside stabbing synths and chopped-up vocals.  Stream below via SoundCloud.