As a long time fan of Daft Punk (who isn’t?), I am beyond ecstatic over the early stream of the long-overdue album Random Access Memories. However, we cannot overlook the other fantastic song and album releases that took place over the past week. From the jump-worthy sounds of Boys Noize and Baauer to the classic … Read more
Since being named one of the breakout DJs of 2011, Maya Jane Coles has not slowed down. Even with 2 astounding Essential Mix releases in less than 2 years, the crowds are wanting more and more of Coles. The house front-runner made a throbbing return for the BBC Radio 1′s Essential Mix series with a … Read more
I’ve been randomly perusing SoundCloud quite a bit over the past few days and have encountered some pretty awesome new new sound. There’s everything from dubstep to acoustic jams and Rihanna. Enjoy.
The Producer/DJ duo Oliver has been bringing the hard funk in recent weeks with the release of their EP and a mixtape. Upon uniting forces, U-Tern and Oligee took the sounds of relentlessly groovy R&B, boombox worthy hip-hop and heavy electronic hooks to make music that wouldn’t go unnoticed. They earned their name through remixes for … Read more
It has been another exciting week full of excellent song releases. Get those headphones on, turn up the volume and the weekend will be here in no time. Jim James of My Morning Jacket – A New Life Gramatik – Bluestep Postal Service – A Tattered Line of String Youth Lagoon – Mute Iron and … Read more
Now, I understand that Eric Prydz’s style isn’t necessarily for everyone – especially those who expect to hear banger after banger throughout a DJ set. However, I do implore you to take a good listen to Prydz’s most recently created Essential Mix. You will find yourself grooving and swaying unconsciously to each track, most of … Read more
This mix tape has arrived at quite possibly the perfect time – Thanksgiving has passed, Christmas music is already being blasted from every which way, and everyone is probably wondering where the hell Summer went. TATT, a good friend of ours here at the Savoia, has released a remedy for this nostalgic feeling. The tracks … Read more
If they are not already on your radar, they should be. Disclosure, comprised of brothers brits Howard and Guy Lawrence, are bringing previously inaccessible genres of music to the US shores. With their tracks clocking up YouTube views in the tens of thousands just days after being uploaded, and remix requests pouring in from big-name … Read more
Tis a big week for German sound platform SoundCloud, as they’re launching a new web app entirely rewritten in private beta . Both DJs and listeners will love the service’s new updated interface, which you can see by applying for their private beta test (I applied but haven’t gotten access yet), is seeing a huge revamp. … Read more
I dare you try to stop listening to this song on repeat over and over again. Zeds Dead KILLS it with this track which you can download straight from their Soundcloud here: But if you’re really in the mood for a coffee break, watch the video too while you’re at it.
By Morrie Conway Mord Fustang is the latest of great electronic artists to emerge out of the Middle of Nowhere, Eastern Europe a.k.a. Estonia. He describes the music that he makes as “an adventurously nude fluctuant immaculate rainbow-coated thunderstorm with arpeggios, 1-up mushrooms and disco basslines, plus a wobble or two. Something like that. ,” and … Read more