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Feb 15, 2017

Superorganism - something for your M.I.N.D.

Music folks on Twitter and in our index are abuzz today after hearing this "impossibly infectious, Gorillaz-style pop" (GvB) debut from a "17yr old Japanese girl living in Maine." Jamison adds, "it's usually a good thing when no one knows quite what to make of it."

Tornado Wallace - Trance Encounters

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Experimental dub and disco meet in a dizzying late night haze here courtesy of Tornado Wallace. Following work with Beats In Space and ESP Institute, the Berlin-based, Australian producer has a new full-length out on Running Back (Todd Terje, Tensnake).

Oumou Sangaré - Yere Faga feat. Tony Allen +1 remix

Legendary ambassador of Malian music, known to many as "The Songbird of Wassoulou," shares her first material eight years. This lead cut introduces a more modern sound for Sangaré, crafted with Fela Kuti drummer and afrobeat pioneer Tony Allen.

Andy Shauf - Quite Like You

Posted by 2 sites • On Bandcamp • Also on: SpotifyApple Music
One of Teen Daze's favorite albums of 2016 belonged to his friend and former bandmate Andy Kauf. Shortlisted for the Polaris Music Prize, the Saskatchewan singer-songwriter's sophomore LP is a collection of "richly arranged ’70s-style studio pop," says Stereogum.

Sampha - No One Knows Me (Like The Piano)

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Perhaps 2017's brightest new star so far, London singer/producer Sampha released his meditative, soulful debut album earlier this month on XL imprint Young Turks, which comes after collaborations with the likes of Solange, Drake, Kanye, and Frank Ocean.
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The Courtneys - Minnesota

The Courtneys II, the new LP from Vancouver garage-rock trio The Courtneys.

Mozart's Sister - Angel

Posted by 7 sites • On Bandcamp • Also on: SpotifyApple Music
Field of Love, the new LP from Montreal electro-pop project Mozart's Sister.

The Paperhead - Over And Over

Chew, the new LP from Nashville psych outfit The Paperhead.
GOOD MIX
Motherboard profiles Ken Lowson, the most infamous ticket scalper of all time.

"They apologized on the Grammys because of us, and then they had a second round of sales to make up for it. We took all the good tickets in that second round, too."
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Motherboard profiles Ken Lowson, the most infamous ticket scalper of all time.

"They apologized on the Grammys because of us, and then they had a second round of sales to make up for it. We took all the good tickets in that second round, too."

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