Posts tagged "mixtape"
Mixtape: Mexico's Play Tonto Gets Weird Just for Us (Exclusive Download)

Mixtape: Mexico’s Play Tonto Gets Weird Just for Us (Exclusive Download)

It’s with great pleasure that we welcome a fresh calendar year with a new installment in The Holloweyed mix series; based in Guadalajara Jalisco, Mexico, gauzy acid house weirdo David Cornejo makes music and art as Play Tonto (attached collectively to The Horse We Want to Hang as a record label and design collective) and after his...
Mykki Blanco Drops Debut Mixtape; Download it Now

Mykki Blanco Drops Debut Mixtape; Download it Now

There’s something happening in New York and its cropping-up of rather telling experiments in performative and revealing hip hop personalities. Alongside the fantastic bass-soaked cosmos of L1EF (if you haven’t heard his Dark York tape, I highly suggest you snag it) stands self-described ”Acid Punk Rapper” and vogue scenester Mykki Blanco. Mixing rave culture, 90s neon spring, juke and trip...
Mixtape: Majeure and Harry Lurker's 'Relaxed Fit'

Mixtape: Majeure and Harry Lurker’s ‘Relaxed Fit’

Alongside Steve Moore, A.E.Paterra helped found Pennsylvania sci-fi/space-rock duo Zombi as the act’s drummer. Following the release of his second solo LP (as Majeure)-  the recently-released space-tripper, Solar Maximum-  we reached out to the synth swirler for a mixtape. He hooked up with friend Harry Lurker and getting weird, the pair strung together the hour-long set below. Plotted through Italo, jazz fusion, left field funk,...
Mixtape: Youth Code - Submission

Mixtape: Youth Code – Submission

Los Angeles duo Youth Code rattle our cages with Submission, the next installment of our Holloweyed mix series. Made up of Ryan George and Sara Taylor, the pair compose a heyday-perfect EBM/electro-industrial lineage selection for us that includes a handful of Bill Leeb / Front Line Assembly-associated acts like Noise Unit and Klinik, Belgians Suicide Commando, big names like Ministry and...
Spook Houses Made Us A Mixtape

Spook Houses Made Us A Mixtape

Formed in 2010 by then New Jersey high school friends Colin Alexander and David Breton, lo-fi indie quartet Spook Houses are brash and developed, producing a sound way beyond their years. Lovingly channeling the ranks of indie royalty like Pavement, The Microphones and Modest Mouse, with the varied quirk of acts like Mount Eerie and Frog Eyes, the band’s...
TEEN's Rumblette

TEEN’s Rumblette

Brooklyn’s gauzy, slanted and lulling girl-group quartet TEEN came together when Teeny Lieberson, (ex Here We Go Magic) sought to make music with her sisters Katherine and Lizzie and an old friend. Their debut LP, In Limbo was mixed and produced by Spacemen 3′s Sonic Boom (aka Spectrum; née Peter Kember) and will drop August 28th via Carpark. To...
Play Tonto, Get Weird

Play Tonto, Get Weird

Based in Mexcio, David Cornejo is a visual artist and producer that makes music under the name Play Tonto and operates a label / design shop called, The Horse We Want to Hang.  Hear his warbled, lo-fi take on the retro Detroit or acid house that’s then dashed with some sort of occult weirdism below; I...
LE1F Vibes Out in Dark York

LE1F Vibes Out in Dark York

New York rapper/producer Le1f makes things flamboyant on his recent mixtape, Dark York, recently released as a free download from the Greenhead and Camp & Street folks. The fizzy and noteworthy issue is a of-its-time mixture of electronic vibe (Nguzunguzu and a bevvy of producers guest) bouncy juke and classic hip hop characteristics; Stream/download the whole tape below and...
Thee Physical gets Dimensionally RIPPED

Thee Physical gets Dimensionally RIPPED

Thee Physical, the fantastic sophomore release that dropped last year from Denver’s cosmic teckno maker Pictureplane (nee Travis Egedy) made our (and many others) list for top longplayers of the year so that 11-tracker you should already know and love. Being that another calendar year is newly upon us and a slate cleaner for nights to get ripped...