How To Dress Well: Words I Don’t Remember

Emoji Beyoncé, How To Dress Well, Shit Robot and more in the music we tweeted this week

It’s been a year and a half since Tom Krell released Total Loss, his second studio album under the moniker How To Dress Well. With his sensual, falsetto-style vocals set to simple beats, Krell lures listeners in track after track, and anyone who caught his intimate live act would only fall more entranced by his utterly passionate delivery. This week Krell dropped “Words I Don’t …

Shit Robot: Do That Dance

Emoji Beyoncé, How To Dress Well, Shit Robot and more in the music we tweeted this week

After lending her voice (and synth skills) to tracks for The Juan MacLean and LCD Soundsystem, Nancy Whang sings a matter-of-fact disco hook on Shit Robot’s single “Do That Dance.” The track sees classic disco elements remain through a contemporary lens that integrates aspects of industrial house and acid funk—plus the video is completely visually captivating. Whang blends in and out of vintage, color-adjusted soccer …

Link About It: This Week’s Picks

Scrotal Tree Decorations, iPhone OCDock, Hollywood Doom and more in our weekly look at the web

1. RIP Ravi Shankar The influence of the late, great Ravi Shankar can’t be overstated—teaching Western music luminaries from John Coltrane to George Harrison, his sitar sound has been a landmark mastery. In honor of Shankar, NPR has collected the five recordings you must know from “West Meets East” to “West Eats Meat.” 2. TAM’s New First-Class Cabin First class gets even more luxurious and …