There is not a more perfect live studio session video than Cub Sport’s Like A Version cover of “Ultralight Beam,” even down to the joke by DJ Matt Okine at the very end. If your instinct was, I need to purchase this cover immediately, you’re in luck: triple j is releasing a compilation record with it and twenty other songs recorded during their Like A … Continue reading

With a new single, I implore everyone to turn their attention to Nai Br.XX. She released a stunning EP in late 2015, and it left me wanting so much more. “DayDream” gives us another taste, with spatial keys and airy love-drenched vocals, which hopefully leads to another lengthy release. Let me dream.  Source: SoundCloud / Nai Br.XX Continue reading

Finding Solace in Ngaiire’s New Album, Blastoma

sngalbums: Originally appeared on Grimy Goods.  To achieve stadium arena fame in the music industry, you have to be very lucky and at least somewhat talented. Many times, it seems the most exciting new acts are unfairly ignored for arbitrary corporate reasons, but boutique agencies work to find those gems and polish them with care and attention. My first job out of college was at … Continue reading Finding Solace in Ngaiire’s New Album, Blastoma