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Interview: James Murphy and 2manydjs

Three of earth’s greatest DJs on playing a sound system of their own design. All decked out in white shirts and fresh-faced from a surprisingly decent night’s sleep, James Murphy, Stephen Dewaele and his brother, … read more »

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Live: For Festival in Hvar, Croatia

Three days in Mediterranean Music Paradise The first night I was in Croatia I ate a lot of lamb with my hands. I’d never seen that much lamb. A restaurant up on a big hill … read more »

POSTED July 1, 2013 1:51PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

Win Tickets to See Tame Impala, James Blake and Solange at Croatia’s FOR Festival

FOR—a new music-centric festival brought to you by Modular People—will take place on the scenic island of Hvar, Croatia, over the course of three days this June. The stacked lineup features Tame Impala, James Blake, … read more »

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Freak Scene: Black Dice’s Album Beaches and Canyons Is Still Really Important

Depending on who you are, maybe you know Black Dice as that super weird band that opens up for Animal Collective sometimes. Maybe you remember them from their noisier, more organic roots, or maybe you’ve … read more »

POSTED January 18, 2013 11:00AM IN FREAK SCENE Comments (3) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Live: Roots Picnic 2012

As music festivals go, the Roots Picnic is very much its own beast. With none of the ditzy-hippie desert accessories—dream catchers, feathers, beaded headbands—of Coachella, the corporate-sponsored social media machine of SXSW, the daunting primal … read more »

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James Murphy Live at Boiler Room

For Boiler Room #83 James Murphy, who apparently “didn’t know anything about it” until the day of his surprise DJ set, but nevertheless swept in with the cool, salt-and-pepper air of a sage pro to … read more »

POSTED April 10, 2012 11:08AM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,

Video: Gorillaz, James Murphy and Andre 3000, “DoYaThing”

Comics artist and Gorillaz co-creator Jamie Hewlett directed the video for Damon Albarn, James Murphy and Andre 3000’s collaboration for Converse, “DoYaThing.” It imagines the animated team cohabiting in a ruined, IKEA-furnished flat, with Chuck … read more »

POSTED February 29, 2012 8:56AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Gorillaz f. Andre 3000 and James Murphy, “DoYaThing” MP3

Gorillaz mastermind Damon Albarn got Andre 3000 and James Murphy into a London studio last September to record fast-funk freakout, “DoYaThing” for Converse’s Three Artists, One Song series. 3000 delivers a euphoric, minute-long freestyle, rhyming … read more »

POSTED February 23, 2012 5:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (9) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Stream: Gorillaz, Andre 3000 and James Murphy, “DoYaThing”

A 30-second clip of “Do Ya Thing,” the Damon Albarn, James Murphy and Andre 3000s collaboration for Converse’s Three Artists, One Song series is now available for your previewing pleasure. Stream below, and watch behind … read more »

POSTED February 15, 2012 10:02AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Gorillaz Announce Collaboration with James Murphy and Andre 3000

Damon Albarn, James Murphy and Andre 3000 will release a collaborative track, called “Do Ya Thing,” on February 23rd. The release is the latest in Converse’s Three Artists One Song series, previously featuring artists like … read more »

POSTED February 9, 2012 10:33AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,