Mexican Institute of Sound – Escribeme Pronto

1 12 2007

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Part The Avalanches, part Fatboy Slim, and part Esquivel, they definitely have the party tip covered well.

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Ten Feet – Shoot on Sight

30 11 2007

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Found this britpop track from Ten Feet on MOG.   

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Hermitude – Dubs’ Theme

29 11 2007

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  From Australia comes Hermitude with their Trip Hop/Jazz/Koop influenced downtempo grooves.

Solid production from the boys from downunder who are currently signed to Elefant Traks.  They have also just released a new EP titled, “Rare Sightings”

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Jimmy Beck & His Orchestra – Pipe Dreams

28 11 2007

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 This tracked has appeared on several Blues and R&B compilations and most recently found on The Champion Records Story Vol. 2 – Rockin’ R&B, which was based in Nashville, Tennessee. 

When this track was originally released in 1959, it sold around 50,000 copies – not to bad even by today’s standards.

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Let’s Go Sailing – Sideways (Asa Taccone Remix)

27 11 2007

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Let’s Go Sailing (aka Shana Levy, former lead sing of Irving) produces sweet melancholy indie pop.  Several of her tracks have been featured on Grey’s Anatomy.

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Emily Wells – Mt Washington

26 11 2007

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Multi-instrumentalist hailing from the California with a soulful voice and a haunting violin.  Vocals remind me of Frou Frou lead singer Imogen Heap mixed with Psapp instrumentation.

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Harrison Schaaf – Zombie Outbreak

25 11 2007

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Out of LA, Harrison Schaaf creates killer dance tracks with a song structures that remind of Daft Punk, but a little harder hitting than Daft Punk.

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