Capital Children’s Choir: Untrust Us

From "Bad Jokes" to a choral take on "Untrust Us," our look back at the music we tweeted this week

For an electronic synthpop song about cocaine, the Capital Children’s Choir in London performs a stellar cover of the Crystal Castles’ song “Untrust Us” at the famous Abbey Road recording studio. Using just their voices and hands, the children reproduce the looping synth patterns and drum samples—keeping it truly a cappella. The most hauntingly beautiful moments are when two girls emulate, using only their voices, …

Factory Floor: Turn It Up

From "Bad Jokes" to a choral take on "Untrust Us," our look back at the music we tweeted this week

London’s post-industrial dance rock trio Factory Floor recently dropped “Turn It Up,” the first single from their upcoming release on DFA Records. Factory Floor comes out swinging on this upbeat, if at times slightly disorienting, high energy, dance-til-you-puke sonic journey. Known for their mix of analog and digital instruments, the drum-kit on this track provides a visceral heartbeat while a menagerie of electronic synths, drum-pads …

Eliza Doolittle: August Playlist

From "Bad Jokes" to a choral take on "Untrust Us," our look back at the music we tweeted this week

Thespian-turned-singer Eliza Doolittle took a turn at guest-blogging on Hunger TV this week in honor of her newly dropped single, “Big When I Was Little.” The rising star mostly provides insights to her recent achievements, which, in addition to her new hit, include singing on Disclosure’s album Settle and co-authoring a track with beloved London producer Wookie. Her final post this week culminated in an …