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First impressions of Rhythm Machine @ Studio 24

Rhythm Machine is a semi-regular club night co-ordinated by the people of Bongo Club’s Soulsville and Summerhall’s Nothing Ever Happens Here, which has earned significant acclaim within Edinburgh’s art-school circles. The night is inspired by “the ‘Art Party’ format of Andy Warhol’s Factory openings as well as the raw creative energy of CBGBs”. The venue […]

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Music New Sounds

‘Two Wildly Different Perspectives’ – Father John Misty

Father John Misty has often satirised American politics in his music. One of the most significant traits of his style of writing is a sharp tongue and dry sense of humour, but it appears with this new album that there is no irony behind his lamentations. His new single ‘Two Wildly Different Perspectives’ is a […]

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Princess Nokia – ‘Brujas’ video

Earlier this week, Princess Nokia (whose real name is Destiny Frasqueri) dropped the video for ‘Brujas’, a track from her self-released album 1992. The song, which explores her Afro-Nuyorican heritage is complemented by a beautifully composed video, co-directed by Istanbul-born New York director Asli Baykal. The song itself is underlayed with a jungle-esque beat, produced […]

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Music New Sounds

Run The Jewels – ‘Talk To Me’

Talk to Me’ is Run the Jewels’ release for this year’s Adult Swim Singles and is, according to EI-P, the first single from the long-anticipated third album, RTJ3. Apart from last year’s Adult Swim single and their collab with DJ Shadow earlier this year, the duo have been relatively quiet (let’s face it guys, Meow […]