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Stream Neneh Cherry’s Blank Project On Soundcloud

Neneh Cherry returns after her 18-year hiatus with “Blank Project”, produced entirely by Four Tet. The timing of releases can be amazing sometimes. On the same day I was talking to a friend…

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: The Jacksons – Victory Tour, Toronto (1984)

The Jacksons’ Victory Tour performance in Toronto in 1984 is our Throwback Thursday. It’s the 30th anniversary of The Jacksons’ Victory Tour, the final tour for the group before Michael officially left. The…

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Lyla Foy – Left To Wonder (TURTLE Rework)

Beatnik’s TURTLE drops an empyrean rework of Lyla Foy’s “Left To Wonder” and it’s free to download. Ever since I heard (and adored) Jessie Ware’s debut album Devotion back in 2012, the 80s aesthetic has…

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NEWS: Sun Ra Gets Writing Credit On Lady Gaga’s Venus

The late Saturn-born jazz musician receives some credit from Lady Gaga as she quotes Sun Ra on her track, Venus. Jazz avant-gardes often become playthings for the rich and artsy; the more eccentric…

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Miley Cyrus – Wrecking Ball (Kaelin Ellis Remix)

It takes a genius to turn one of the most annoying songs of the year into something that knocks hard. Enter Kaelin Ellis’ remix of Miley Cyrus’ Wrecking Ball. You may not have…

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Tatyana Ali – Disney Holiday Special

Back in 1998, Tatyana Ali performed two Christmas classics for a Disney holiday special as well as talking about Christmas growing up. As we inch closer to Christmas Day, we’re getting festive for our…

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7 Music Biopics You’ll Never See

With Miles Davis being the latest musician to have a biopic made about him, we choose 7 music biopics Hollywood probably won’t make. We’re in the era of the music biopic. In the…

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SONG FOR SUNDAY #55: Prince – The Ballad of Dorothy Parker

Prince’s The Ballad of Dorothy Parker is our Song For Sunday next week. Having featured The Music Snobs last night as our One To Watch, I listened to a couple of episodes this…

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NEWS: Madonna Wins Sample Lawsuit For “Vogue”

The Queen of Pop Madonna wins her lawsuit for a hidden sample on her classic hit, Vogue. These lawsuits involving uncleared samples are still coming thick and fast and they aren’t exclusive to…

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Happy 30th To Michael Jackson’s Thriller Video

Today marks 30 years since the video for Michael Jackson’s Thriller debuted. We couldn’t let a landmark date like this go, despite the fact Michael Jackson has dominated our Throwback Thursdays for the…

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