Birmingham, Alabama-based producer Garrett Crosby (aka Holly Waxwing) previews his new EP for Cascine, sharing a track Stereogum
says, "belongs in a nonexistent video game, meant to soundtrack adventurous jumps over a candy-coated sky."
Dubbed "Chicago's next big songwriter" by Consequence of Sound
, J Fernandez releases single number two from his debut full length, which "filters late-’60s psychedelic and pop sounds through a keen sense of modern grooves."
Another one for your summer playlist, LaGaSta
says of the latest winner from London duo Bicep: "With its gentle piano stabs, rolling tribal percussion and breezy vocal samples, this mellow Balearic track is something special." It's on their new 3-track EP out this week.
No strangers to Hype Machine's Popular charts, this West Coast electro-pop duo has been racking up hearts by the thousands over the past year. Their debut album is out this week, ushered in by yet another addictive track.
The rise of Vancouver duo Pender Street Steppers is synonymous with the rise of their hometown collective Mood Hut, an imprint Dummy
calls "the go-to label for good vibes and hazy house." Their latest is this 9-minute lounge-house groove.
Two album premieres this week, both debut LPs: Portraits
from Maribou State, and Pathology
by Trails and Ways.
As for interesting reads, try this one on the year of the internet hangover.
Thanks for listening!
- Dave, Dev & Team Hype Machine