Paul McCartney: Wonderful Christmastime

RJD2's private holiday jam, Rollo Grady's CMJ mix, Shit Robot and more in our look at music this week

NYC’s CMJ Music Marathons have grown in popularity over the years, rising up from the underground to the mainstream, all without losing their credibility and reputation as a legit source for new music. LA-based agency Rollo & Grady did all the hard work (if hard work is attending back-to-back concerts for a week) for you with their Best of CMJ 2013 Mixx. Featuring indie favorites …

Rollo Grady Best of CMJ 2013 Mixxx

RJD2's private holiday jam, Rollo Grady's CMJ mix, Shit Robot and more in our look at music this week

This week DFA dropped three new singles from their crew of talented artists; the Juan Maclean, Museum Of Love (Dennis McNany and LCD Soundsystem’s Pat Mahoney) and Shit Robot each offered hints at forthcoming albums with their respective electronic tracks. Each tune lends its own alluring vibe, but Shit Robot’s “We Got A Love“—featuring the limber vocal stylings of the musically inclined comedian Reggie Watts—delivers …

Shit Robot: We Got A Love (feat. Reggie Watts)

RJD2's private holiday jam, Rollo Grady's CMJ mix, Shit Robot and more in our look at music this week

ListenUp is a Cool Hunting series published every Sunday that takes a deeper look at the music we tweeted about that week. Often we’ll include a musician or notable fan’s surprising personal interests—#PrivateJam exposes their musical guilty pleasure.