Thursday
Jul152010

[Watch] Band of Horses - "Laredo" (Video)

Overwhelmed yet? Just making up for lost time. Here's Band of Horses' newest video for their track "Laredo" off their recent album Infinite Arms.

Thursday
Jul152010

[Watch] Roc Nation's Latest Signee, Hugo, Reworks Jay-Z's "99 Problems"

Our buddies at Consequence of Sound debuted Jay-Z's newest addition to the Roc Nation label roster, Hugo, debut video of the reworked song by Jigga man himself "99 Problems." I definitely dig Hugo's blues rock style, reminds me of Jack White. 

Hugo's debut Old Tyme Religion drops this fall on Roc Nation. Pick up the single "99 Problems" on iTunes as well as the track "Bread and Butter" or grab that one below.

Hugo - "Bread & Butter" by Some Kind of Awesome

Thursday
Jul152010

[Download] Jenny and Johnny - "Scissor Runner" & "Big Wave"

Jenny and Johnny are Jenny Lewis and her singer-songwriter boyfriend Johnathan Rice. Their album I'm Having Fun Now is out August 31. You can download 2 tracks, "Scissor Runner" and "Big Wave", from their debut below. Is it me or is that rise of indie surf rock getting more and more popular? Anyways, peep tour dates after the jump.

Jenny and Johnny - "Scissor Runner" by Some Kind of Awesome

Jenny and Johnny - "Big Wave" by Some Kind of Awesome

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Thursday
Jul152010

[Listen] Machinedrum - "Carry The Weight"

This week Electro masterminds Machinedrum released their Many Faces EP (which bangs to all hell BTW) digitally. Check out on of the amazing tracks "Carry The Weight" off the EP and make sure pick this up and dont miss out.

12″ & Digital Tracklist
A1 – SakAtak
A2 – MeanMean
A3 – Carry the Weight
B1 – It’s That Bass
B2 – Make Me
B3 – Lemme F*ck It

Digital Exclusive
Carry the Weight (Bok Bok Remix)

Digital In Stores Now! (BOOMKAT & EMUSIC) 12″ + LE Box set available 8/16/10

Machinedrum - "Carry The Weight" by Some Kind of Awesome

Thursday
Jul152010

[Listen and Download] Tiga and Bill Youngman Remix Jamie Lidell's "I Wanna Be Your Telephone" & "You Are Waking"

The original version of Jamie Lidell's "I Wanna Be Your Telephone" was instant sex, straight forward. It was very reminiscent of an old school Prince jam. The track now gets the club banging remix treatment by Tiga and is featured on Lidell's latest release for the single, along with the Bill Youngman rework of "Are You Waking." Check both bangers out below and pick out Jamie's newest album Compass produced by Beck today!

Jamie Lidell - "I Wanna Be Your Telephone" (Tiga Party Like it's 19909 remix) by Some Kind of Awesome

Jamie Lidell - "You Are Waking" (Bill Youngman Remix) by Some Kind of Awesome

Thursday
Jul152010

[Listen] Calvin Harris vs. 2000 And One - "Flashback Spanish Fly" (Butch Remix) (Axwell Mash-up)

The new issue of Mixmag is in stores on now and comes with a free Calvin Harris CD - mixed by the disco deviant himself it features tracks and remixes by Burns, Afrojack, Hot City, Vodoo Chilli, Axwell, Eric Prydz and Calvin himself! Check out the awesome mashup of Calvin's hit "Flashback" with 2000 and One's "Spanish Fly (Butch Remix)". BANGERS ALL AROUND!! Make sure you pick up the latest issue of the Mixmag for this one!

Calvin Harris vs. 2000 And One - Flashback Spanish Fly (Butch Remix) (Axwell Mashup) by Some Kind of Awesome

Thursday
Jul152010

[Download] Drake - "Do It All"

Okay, I'm back and I got some new tunes and news for you folks today! Just when you thought you wouldn't see anymore of Drake since his album Thank Me later finally released, out comes another unreleased track. The track "Do It All", produced by Rob Holladay, may have been left off Drake's debut album but it was featured on an unofficial mixtape titled No More Thank Yous. Shouts to Karen Civil for the CDQ version. Check it out below. Drake looks like a funny midget in that photo doesn't he?

Drake - "Do It All" by Some Kind of Awesome

Thursday
Jul152010

[Watch] N.A.S.A. - "Strange Enough" Feat. Ol' Dirty Bastard, Karen O and Fatlip (Video)

This morning, musical collective N.A.S.A. (North America/South America) led by DJ and remixer Squeak E. Clean and Brazilian cutting edge DJ/pro-skateboarder DJ Zegon dropped a new video for "Strange Enough" feat. Ol' Dirty Bastard (RIP), Karen O (Yeah Yeah Yeahs), and Fat Lip (Pharcyde).

The video features all original artwork by Calma (aka Stephan Doitschinoff), was produced by Terence Teh and directed by Lorna T & Studio Giblets.

The duo recently released new album The Big Bang (Spectrophonic Sound/DashGo), which features two new tracks and dance floor interpretations of select songs from The Spirit of Apollo--their 2009 debut. A free MP3 of new track “I Wanna Be Your Lover” featuring Max Hedrum and Barbie Hatch is available now.