Tagged: Ikonika


Hyperdub Star Ikonika Flexes Her Serotonin-Producing Skills on New Track “Praxis”

FADER PREMIERE The music of London producer Ikonika never fails to give me skin prickles. She slices and dices sound with the sure gaze of a surgeon, constructing tracks that scratch at the serotonin-producing bits … read more »

POSTED July 30, 2014 10:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS 0 Comments TAGS: , ,

Video: Ikonika, “Mr Cake”

In this Rob Walker-directed video for Ikonika’s “Mr Cake,” a woman jumps into a lipstick-red convertible, drives through a city filled with palm trees and luxury hotels, does an erotic dance at a strip club … read more »

POSTED July 22, 2013 1:01PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Stream: Burial, “Ashtray Wasp” (Radio Rip)

Last night Burial premiered a clip of “Ashtray Wasp” on Rinse’s new monthly Hyperdub show, hosted by Scratcha DVA. It sounds like coming to terms with getting your coal in your stocking, or the echoes … read more »

POSTED December 14, 2011 12:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,

Adult Swim’s Unclassified Compilation f. Burial, SBTRKT and Zomby MP3

Television channel Adult Swim and automaker Scion have released an 18 track compilation of “rare and unreleased” mostly-UK future music. It’s called Unclassified, it’s free and its producer list is actually pretty staggering: Burial, SBTRKT, … read more »

POSTED September 27, 2011 11:45AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Stream: Ikonika, “Fleas”

Continuing her march forward, UK producer Ikonika’s new song is as much industrial as it is dance. Ikonika tracks have often teased a darker side and “Fleas” is a heavy push into grimmer territory. The … read more »

POSTED September 8, 2011 10:50AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Ikonika’s Summer 2011 Mix

Ikonika, one of the most distinct UK dance producers, turns in this mix for summer via her Tumblr. Though it is definitely heavy on contemporaries like Bok Bok and Jam City, she’s smart enough to … read more »

POSTED May 9, 2011 11:50AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: ,

Video: Ikonika, “Video Delays”

Ikonika is just heavily underrated. The Cory Arcangel of electronic music, she’s better utilized the influence of video game music into her songs than any other producer. The clip for her “Video Delay” has some … read more »

POSTED April 7, 2011 12:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Stream: Ikonika, “DKHDBTCH”

Ikonika‘s “DKHDBTCH,” from her new Planet Mu EP of the same name, has three distinct things happening at once. A) Loose snare like heavy sand (will hurt your ears) B) Anonymous Middle Eastern restaurant music, … read more »

POSTED September 29, 2010 5:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Video Premiere: Cubic Zirconia, “Hoes Come Out at Night” & Night Slugs Test Pressing Giveaway

Not that we’re still mad about wasting six years of our lives on Lost or anything (cough), but Cubic Zirconia‘s Tiombe Lockhart being birthed fully formed from an adult female would have been a way … read more »

POSTED September 22, 2010 12:15PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (13) TAGS: , , , , ,

NYC: Dance Your Mirrorballs Off Memorial Day Weekend at Dark Disco

This Sunday, May 30th, Mean Red puts it down at Element on Houston and Essex, with a little sponsorship from yours truly. FADER favorites from top to bottom with MJ Cole, Ikonika, Michna, Actress upstairs … read more »

POSTED May 24, 2010 3:45PM IN FADER EVENTS, MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , ,