We’ve already heard more than half of the tracks off of the forthcoming sophomore effort from Elly Jackson, better known as La Roux. The UK synth pop queen continues to tease her fans by offering a sneak peek of Trouble In Paradise one week ahead of its scheduled release. The stream offers previews of four previously unheard songs from [...]
La Roux continues to preview her new album Trouble In Paradise ahead of its upcoming release. Following lead singles Let Me Down Gently and Uptight Downtown last month, La Roux performed two brand new songs, Cruel Sexuality and Kiss And Not Tell, at a concert in Toronto earlier this week. Confirming earlier rumors, singer Elly Jackson [...]
If you weren’t yet excited for La Roux’s sophomore album dropping later this summer, prepare yourself. The London-based group unveiled the record’s second single this week, Uptight Downtown, a funky and fabulous disco number that will leave you dancing in anticipation of the full tracklist. The album debuted with Let Me Down Gently, a [...]
It’s been five years since the release of La Roux’s wildly successful self-titled debut album. The English electro-pop group have set a release date for their new album, Trouble in Paradise, and released the first single off the record titled Let Me Down Gently. Best known for their breakout single Bulletproof, La Roux’s immediate [...]
Festival season in New York prominently kicked off over the weekend with Electric Daisy Carnival NY, a small contingent of Insomniac‘s international festival family. Though smaller in capacity and spread over two days rather than last year’s three-day festival, EDC NY packed a lot of punch into Queens’ Citi Field. The five stages were [...]
Maceo Plex & Cajmere - Calm Under Pressure [Cajual]
Cirez D - Thunderstruck [Mouseville]
Faithless - Not Going Home (Eric Prydz Remix) (Radio Rip) [Ultra]
If you consider yourself a fan of dubstep and have not heard of the name Skream, drop everything you’re doing right this instant and listen to the YouTube video below, recorded from one of 500 vinyl copies in the world. Done? Good, you’ve heard mandatory dubstep history. Skream is one of those names that define the genre right down to [...]
Skream - Heavy Hitter (Original Mix) [Disfigured Dubz]
Skream - Rigging (Original Mix) [Disfigured Dubz]
Skream - Hats Off (Original Mix) [Disfigured Dubz]
The Duck Sauce legacy continues; production duo Armand Van Helden and A-Trak are back at it again, giving Chromeo’s Hot Mess a remix treatment. Chromeo had also teamed up with electropop singer Elly Jackson of La Roux to rework Hot Mess from their latest album Business Casual. Duck Sauce went to work on this groovy, 80s inspired [...]
Chromeo feat Elly Jackson - Hot Mess (Duck Sauce Remix)
This past weekend I got to go to one of the most talked about EDM festivals events in Southern California. I’m talking about the spooktastic HARD Haunted Mansion. The lineup this year was unbelievable for both days. Unfortunately, I was only able to attend Sunday’s festivities, but from what I heard about Saturday, it was amazing. Rusko, [...]
Boys Noize & Erol Alkan - Lemonade (Original Mix) [Phantasy Sound]
La Roux - I'm Not Your Toy (Jack Beats Remix)
What can be said about HARD LA 2010? First of all, this was held at one of the best venues I’ve ever attended–the Los Angeles historic state park near Chinatown. At first I was highly skeptical because HARD has had terrible choices for venues in the past. The Shrine Expo, for example, is more like a small gymnasium on the University of [...]
2ManyDJs & The Bloody Beetroots - Warp Fu (Bones Edit)
Crystal Castles - Empathy
La Roux - In For The Kill (Skream's Let's Get Ravey Remix)