Just another reason to love the UK underground music movement. North London producers Matt Robson-Scott & Kye Gibbon otherwise known as Gorgon City have teamed up with fellow British singer MNEK to release Ready For Your Love set to release off of Black Butter/Virgin EMI on January 19th in 2014. At the age of 19 MNEK has already written international house music chart toppers that include Duke Dumont’s “Hold On”, “Need U” (100%) as well as Rudimental’s “Baby” and “Spoons”. Gorgon City are currently on tour and will be making a stop at Slake in NYC on Saturday, December 7th.
French singer, songwriter and director Yoann Lemoine otherwise known as Woodkid releases a haunting acoustic version of Iron from his debut studio album The Golden Age. Born in Lyon in 1983, he studied illustration and animation at the Emile Cohl School before landing jobs on Luc Besson’s Arthur and the Invisibles and Sofia Coppola’s Marie Antoinette. Take a look and listen below. The Golden Age is currently available on
The UK-born Amsterdam-based producer will follow his recent hit with ‘Everything You Never Had (We Had It All)’ feat. Andreya Triana, set for release in the US via Ninja Tune/Big Beat/Atlantic Records on November 12th. Another infectious floor filler and sure to be another DJ set staple, the track plays host to the honeyed vocals of soulful UK songstress Andreya Triana who has previously collaborated with Bonobo and Flying Lotus.
Get more bang for your boogie with this essential fall time mix courtesy of Brooklyn born Alex Gimeno aka Ursula 1000 aka Quentin Quatro. Jam packed with the funkiest beats and breaks it’ll keep your body moving. Summer’s over but there’s no reason to move on from those warm, bouncing boogie sounds! Enjoy these 70+ minutes of funky, jacking deep house and nu-disco from Ursula 1000′s new alter ego Quentin Quatro! Get a special sneak peek of the next QQ single “Quatrophonic” at the end of the mix, coming soon from Insect Queen Music.
We rarely get excited, but this is an exception. After 3 years, Canadian electrofunk duo Chromeo return with their fourth album White Women and 2 minute teaser entitled “Over Your Shoulder”. Sexy, sophisticated, funk grooves set the tone for the new single directed by Jérémie Rozan. We can only guess what the rest of the album will sound like. Stay tuned for more.
This season’s Two Tone Collection by Nixon is a first for the premium watch and accessory brand. The collection is a meticulous process reserved for the finest timepieces. The brand has partnered with master craftsman to combine silver and champagne gold links to create an original work of polish, shine and prestige that makes a statement without saying a word. Dimensions of vibrant, precious metals bond to create the perfect hybrid/harmony of bright, glossy gold and luminous brushed silver. The Two Tone collection is featured on The Player ($225 USD retail), 42-20 Chrono ($500 USD retail) and the Monopoly ($225 USD retail).
Ladies get ready for a collection of chunky sweaters, military box cut jackets, along with essential accessory elements by H&M this autumn season. Here are the latest trends described by Jessica Bumpus, Editor Vogue.co.uk, and Ann-Sofie Johansson, Head of Design, H&M.
We know it’s hard to believe, but it’s time to start thinking about that fall weather gear. Listen to Angelo Flaccavento, Fashion Journalist, and Andreas Löwenstam, Head of Design Menswear H&M
, talking about the Autumn trends for menswear fashion.