Things are moving super fast! A little too fast! We can’t keep up with all the good stuff that drops every day on the interwebs. While we try post every new track, album, mixtape, video, and MP3 download that we love on the site, it’s impossible to post everything, which means some quality newness gets missed. So, we serve up The Leftovers.
The long-awaited debut EP from singer, songwriter, producer Sudie is finally here. This impressive 6-track EP from the Dallas newcomer needs your attention. Something different that stands out from the rest. Listen and support.
Los Angeles producer Nosaj Thing had us drifting away with these two new tracks. Turn your speakers up and vibe to his future sounds. Nosaj Thing’s third album, Fated drops on Monday.
Netflix has released a trailer for a documentary film about the life and work of the legendary musician and vocalist Nina Simone. What Happened, Miss Simone? uses never-before-heard recordings, rare archival footage, and her best-known songs, “People think that when she went out on stage, she became Nina Simone,” said her daughter. “My mother was Nina Simone 24/7, and that’s when it became a problem.” Watch the trailer above.
Instagram launched @music, a new dedicated account for “exploring music around the globe, from those who create it to the community around it.” The internally operated account will be used to showcase musicians and music lovers in the Instagram community.“We’re looking to break artists,” said Alex Suskind, music editor at Instagram. “One of the things we’re focusing on is emerging and unsigned talent who are using the platform to share their music and their stories in a unique way.”
Tidelines are a new soulful electronic pop duo from South East London that you need to know about. Their first release is a bright debut that exists in its own universe of pastel tones, sensual R ‘n’ B and spaced out electronic pop. The title track carefully melds a rainbow palette of soft synths alongside dark rhythms and wispy R ‘n’ B vocals that builds into something majestic. We like!
We just stumbled across Appleby. Oh, how happy we are we did. The track is taken off his forthcoming debut “Mask & Lies”. Download for free via the SoundCloud player.