Tagged: The Streets

King Krule

Stream: The Streets, “Weak Become Heroes (King Krule Remix)”

To commemorate the tenth anniversary of The Streets’ Original Pirate Material, King Krule has remixed “Weak Become Heroes,” the seminal album’s most enduring and endearing song. His new beat’s respectfully faithful to the original, if … read more »

POSTED March 27, 2012 12:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , , ,
Red Bull Music Academy Barcelona 2008

Mike Skinner’s FACT Mix MP3

Soon after retiring his The Streets moniker this year, Mike Skinner formed a group with former Music frontman Robert Harvey called The DOT, where Harvey would sing and Skinner would produce. Though not moving totally … read more »

POSTED November 28, 2011 2:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,

Video: Ghostpoet, “Survive It”

The pacing on Ghostpoet’s “Survive It” video is beyond perfect, built bigger by everything from the nighttime lighting, his outside bathrobe, the slow-mo bubblegum pop, the omnipresent cup of tea, how still he sits on … read more »

POSTED April 6, 2011 10:30AM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,

The Tripwire Podcast 065

Stream: The Tripwire Podcast 065 Download an enhanced version with album art, links, and chapters, here. Full track information after the jump!

POSTED February 21, 2011 12:26PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Is Zoo Kid the Spiritual Son of The Streets?

We really loved Mike Skinner’s content-creation for The Guardian’s music blog last week, wanted to get him on the phone to talk about it (blogging). He said no, that The Streets is officially deaded. His … read more »

POSTED February 14, 2011 3:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

The Streets Seizes Guardian Music Blog, Releases Alleged Last Song Ever “Close The Book”

We already knew that the staff of the Guardian’s Music Blog have an excellent relationship with Hercules and Love Affair. Now we also know that they’ve also got a bigger conference room than us, and … read more »

POSTED February 7, 2011 10:30AM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC NEWS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Mike Skinner Officially Releases New Streets Mixtape, No Longer a Dick

Yesterday we got super first world problems and bemoaned the difficulty of “downloading” The Streets new mixtape through some iPhone photographs of soup can bar codes trickery. And the first world listened! Mike Skinner officially … read more »

POSTED January 27, 2011 5:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (5) TAGS: , ,

Mike Skinner’s Got a New Streets Mixtape But He’s Being Kind of a Dick About It

Mike Skinner announced a month or two ago that, as a companion to The Streets new album, Computers and Blues, he’d be releasing a mixtape, Cyberspace and Reds, whose user sourced artwork is above. Well, … read more »

POSTED January 26, 2011 12:08PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

FEATURE: Jamie XX Might Have Something to Say

Sometime around 3AM in rainy Boston, the girlfriend of the guy who let us have an after party in his apartment gets curious enough to ask what band we are in. JB says, “The XX,” … read more »

POSTED December 17, 2010 11:38AM IN FEATURES Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , ,

The Streets, “Going Through Hell (Diplo Remix)” MP3

The giant Streets audio saga aka Mike Skinner rapping about his entire life continues with this remix of “Going Through Hell,” remixed by Diplo sounds like a robot farting in your face and then turning … read more »

POSTED December 7, 2010 5:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,