Tagged: Blood Diamonds


Watch Grimes Perform a Song She Penned for Rihanna

True to her word, Grimes aka Claire Boucher delivered three new songs at her Governors Ball set this weekend. As Boucher tweeted, one of the songs, “Go,” she co-wrote with her Canadian cohort Blood Diamonds … read more »

POSTED June 7, 2014 8:56PM IN MUSIC, MUSIC NEWS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,

Download Tinashe f. Travis Scott, “Vulnerable” (Blood Diamonds Remix) MP3

FADER PREMIERE Tinashe’s jams feel ready-made for remixes, and this new one from Blood Diamonds, with its throwback ’90s house vibe, drags the darkly-lit grooves of “Vulnerable” to the middle of the dance floor. Stream … read more »

POSTED March 28, 2014 12:19PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Stream: Chvrches, “The Mother We Share (Blood Diamonds Remix)”

FADER PREMIERE Glasgow trio Chvrches will release their debut LP, The Bones of What You Believe, on September 24th via Glassnote. To celebrate, Blood Diamonds has remixed album opener (and last year’s single) “The Mother … read more »

POSTED September 10, 2013 10:22AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Kendrick Lamar, “Swimming Pools (Blood Diamonds Remix)” MP3

Floppy-haired Vancouver/LA/Earth producer Blood Diamonds has remixed Kendrick’s enduring ode to drank—and kindly provided an MP3—hijacking the faded rapper’s poolside stereo to play eerie, futuristic tech house. For good measure, his similarly rad recent remix … read more »

POSTED March 20, 2013 12:20PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

Download Major Lazer’s Lazer Strikes Back Vol. 2 EP

As a lead up to Major Lazer‘s upcoming sophomore LP Free The Universe (out April 15th) Diplo and co. enlist, among others, of-the-moment producers like Blood Diamonds and Flosstradamus (who’ve been experimenting with lots of … read more »

POSTED March 12, 2013 1:26PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Studio Time: Blood Diamonds and Dominic Lord

After sending beat and lyric ideas back and forth online, Harlem rapper Dominic Lord and producer Blood Diamonds met for the very first time at New York’s KMA studios, where they worked together on a … read more »

POSTED January 16, 2013 11:45AM IN STUDIO TIME Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

Stream: Ellie Goulding, “Anything Could Happen (Blood Diamonds Remix)”

With soda-bubble keys and barrel-rolling drums, LA producer Blood Diamonds disrupts the steady march of mermaid-maned Ellie Goulding’s “Anything Could Happen,” the first single from her forthcoming album, Halcyon. The pair’s meeting is the happy … read more »

POSTED September 6, 2012 11:56AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (5) TAGS: , ,

Blood Diamonds, “Phone Sex” (Lemonade Remix) MP3

One of the reasons that Lemonade’s Diver works so well is that it creates a beautiful atmosphere around itself—each song exists in a late-night permahaze of regret and longing, but it feels like its all … read more »

POSTED August 2, 2012 5:04PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Stream: Blood Diamonds f. Grimes, “Phone Sex (Unicorn Kid Remix)”

Since fully throwing himself into happy hardcore and its ecstatic piano variants last summer with Tidal Rave, Unicorn Kid’s production style has been utterly indomitable. Remixing Blood Diamonds’ Grimes-featuring “Phone Sex,” the Scottish producer has … read more »

POSTED July 20, 2012 4:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Stream: Blood Diamonds, “Ritual”

Blood Diamonds reveals the B-side to his new single “Phone Sex” (out next tuesday on 4AD), which he describes as a much needed “reply to the notion of dancing all night. A cyborg-ish desire to … read more »

POSTED July 19, 2012 12:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,