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Dennis Edwards feat. Siedah Garrett: Don't Look Any Further Off and on again lead singer for the Temptations, Dennis Edwards has passed away at 74 years old. Fronting one of the world's most recognizable and timeless groups, Edwards was a pioneer...
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SG Lewis feat. J Warner: Aura London-based DJ and producer SG Lewis is fast becoming a CH favorite, thanks to his atmospheric and laid-back style. His latest collaboration, with J Warner, "Aura" blends dance and soul seamlessly and the result is a...
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Unknown Mortal Orchestra: American Guilt
The new track by NZ band Unknown Mortal Orchestra, "American Guilt," is a little more psychedelic than what's found on their previous album. Seemingly recorded in a lo-fi manner, with plenty of fuzzed vocals and distorted guitar, the tune is crunchy...
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MEI: Steppin With "Steppin," London-based singer/songwriter MEI uses sometimes sweet, always compelling vocals to guide listeners through the track's twists and turns. Jazz-infused and driven by piano and a heavy bassline, the song's magnificence...
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Django Django: Tic Tac Toe
Like a third shot of espresso, mild electrocution or a punch to the chest, the music of Django Django offers a surge of delirious energy. The band's latest psychedelic rock number "Tic Tac Toe" comes complete with a rapid-fire, zany music video directed...
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Samantha Urbani: Hints And Implications From her highly anticipated debut solo EP Policies Of Power, Samantha Urbani's '80s-inspired jam "Hints And Implications" is utterly addictive. With plenty of retro touches (including power riffs and that drum...
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Melina Mae: Time Off Work
Before heading out on her tour, Jay Som (aka Melina Duterte) released a bunch of "impulsive songs" under the moniker Melina Mae, one being "Time Off Work." The hazy, psychedelic tune is perfectly frowzy—aptly matching the song's title. The lyrics are...
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Ladi6: Royal Blue
The title-track from Ladi6's six-track EP, "Royal Blue" is a sparkly tune that blends pop, psychedelic and dancehall in a way that not only works, but allures with its silkiness. Ladi6 (made up of frontwoman Ladi aka Karoline Tamati, Parks aka Brent...
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Premiere: Art Feynman's "Feeling Good About Feeling Good"
California-based Art Feynman recently announced his debut album Blast Off Through the Wicker and we're delighted to premiere the single "Feeling Good About Feeling Good." The almost-eight-minute delight defies genre—there are tinges of many, from...
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The Shins: Painting a Hole
The fourth preview release from their forthcoming album Heartworms, "Painting a Hole" is a refreshing burst of psychedelic energy from The Shins. With kooky catchiness, pounding drums and a divinely palatable eccentricity, it distances itself from...
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Spaceface: Cowboy Lightning
Six years after the band's inception, Spaceface will release their debut full-length album Sun Kids in early 2017, on which the psychedelic, exciting track "Cowboy Lightning" will appear. Founded by Jake Ingalls, who has spent the last few years as...
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Chad Wentzel's Mystical Tabletop Designs
In a sea of design objects and decorating pieces, Detroit-based artist Chad Wentzel's creations truly stand out. The psychedelic vessels are meticulously crafted using colorful string and crystals, but each piece is much more than the spectacular...
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The Avalanches: Frankie Sinatra A casual 16 years since their wondrous debut record Since I Left You, Australian electronic outfit The Avalanches have released their first single from the highly anticipated second album—called Wildflower—which finally...
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Full Colour: A Coloring Book for Grown-Ups
One is never to old to sit down and color. It is easy, cathartic creativity and with Australian artist Georgia Perry's new adult coloring book, "Full Colour," it's never been more fun. Within, there are 128 pages of new Perry illustrations for coloring...
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Tame Impala: 'Cause I'm A Man
Rock'n'roll will never die and Australian band Tame Impala is making sure of that. After their critically acclaimed 2012 sophomore album Lonerism topped charts around the world, the band recently announced their follow-up EP Currents and released a...
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Interview: Sean Lennon, The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger
The sophomore release from Sean Lennon and Charlotte Kemp Muhl—together The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger—lays eccentric flourishes on top of swirling depths of kinetic psychedelic rock. Lennon's airy vocals are perfectly bolstered by Kemp Muhl's...