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Gabrielle Bruney


Body Conscious: Four Ways to Stop Slouching

Staying physically and mentally fit is the young person’s holy grail, but there’s simply no one right way to do it. In our Body Conscious series, we’ll explore how some people protect their minds and … read more »

POSTED August 18, 2011 3:45PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS:

Stream: Erika Spring, “6 More Weeks”

Erika Spring of Au Revoir Simone sounds fragile and irresistibly charming as she coos breathily over synths and Phil Collins-esque drums on her new track, “6 More Weeks.” Spring comes close to overwhelming with nostalgia, … read more »

POSTED July 26, 2011 5:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Video: Little Dragon, “When I Go Out”

Swedish electro pop outfit Little Dragon have released a video for their Sade-inspired “When I Go Out,” off of their upcoming album Ritual Union. The video’s not be for the easily dizzied, but vocalist Yukimi … read more »

POSTED July 22, 2011 3:00PM IN MUSIC, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (4) TAGS: , ,

2008 Adele Performance Resurfaces

Billboard rummaged-up a video of Adele performing in 2008, before she was even a twinkle in our American eyes. The now perfectly polished chart-topping balladeer looks rumpled, nervous and incredibly young. She cuts the song … read more »


Stream: Kingdom f. Naomi Allen “Take Me”

“Take Me,” featuring Naomi Allen of Electrik Red, sounds like a classic British DJ-and-soulstress collaboration, with Allen cooing sultry enticements over Kingdom’s often complex but always hooky beats. It’s smart, smooth, and unambiguously sexy. Stream: … read more »

POSTED July 19, 2011 6:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
Johannesburg Mix

Stream: BLK JKS and Athi-Patra Ruga’s Sound of Johannesburg Mix

Continuing his acoustic trek across the globe, DJ N-RON (bka Daniel Perlin) transports us to Johannesburg BLK JKS and visual artist Athi-Patra Ruga. In a group statement, BLK JKS vouch for pleasure of living in … read more »

POSTED July 5, 2011 5:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,