Neneh Cherry: Kong

Singer/songwriter/rapper/DJ Neneh Cherry has teamed up with Four Tet and Massive Attack’s 3D for her first new track in three years, “Kong.” A protest song that’s concurrently an atmospheric, dub-inflected soundscape, the track is a response to the refugee crisis in Europe. The soft sound is contrasted with Cherry’s biting lyrics, “Goddamn guns and guts and bitter love still put a hole in me,” she …

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Superhumanoids mesmerize, Bill Callahan's dub fantasy and more in the music we tweeted this week

Future Islands: Walking Through That Door Artist Kymia Nawabi explores the confidence that deep love provides in a new stop-motion short film for Future Islands’ 2010 synth-pop song, “Walking Through That Door.” The animation, which features a bear and a Max-like character from “Where The Wild Things Are” in an Allison Schulnik-type of setting, took eight months to complete and was built entirely from Kickstarter …

Future Islands: Walking Through That Door

Superhumanoids mesmerize, Bill Callahan's dub fantasy and more in the music we tweeted this week

Artist Kymia Nawabi explores the confidence that deep love provides in a new stop-motion short film for Future Islands’ 2010 synth-pop song, “Walking Through That Door.” The animation, which features a bear and a Max-like character from “Where The Wild Things Are” in an Allison Schulnik-type of setting, took eight months to complete and was built entirely from Kickstarter donations.