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Flatbush Zombies x Trash Talk - Modern Mayhem Artwork
A hardcore punk band hailing from Southern California, Trash Talk isn’t the type of ish we’d typically feature in The DJBooth. But funny things happen in Converse’s Rubber Tracks... More
Posted on Sep 12, 2014
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BOOTS - Mercy Artwork
Artist: BOOTS
Song: Mercy
Since he hit the scene earlier this year, singer/songwriter BOOTS has created buzz using the time-honored tactic of never showing his face. The mask has to come off eventually, though, and the... More
Posted on Sep 11, 2014
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Until the Ribbon Breaks - Addicted to Love Artwork
It’s been a hot minute since rising singer-songwriter and beatsmith Until the Ribbon Breaks blessed our front page with some fresh music. His last feature, Homeboy Sandman collab Perspective,... More
Posted on Sep 11, 2014
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Lyfe Harris ft. Kehlani - Glasshouse Artwork
Featuring: Kehlani
As the cliché goes, when you live in a Glasshouse, you shouldn’t throw stones (and you should get dressed in the basement). Not that Lyfe Harris has to worry about any projectiles shattering... More
Posted on Sep 10, 2014
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The Kickdrums ft. DillanPonders - Echoes Artwork
Featuring: DillanPonders
Song: Echoes
Today, Cleveland-based beat crew The Kickdrums, along with Original Mattress Co., unleashed their collaborative EP, Echoes. Those who have followed their previous Booth features know exactly what kind... More
Posted on Sep 09, 2014
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Espa
Artist: Espa
For many, following a one-night stand into the same building where one of your past lovers lives would be rather awkward. Booth newcomer Espa, on the other hand, is adventurous enough to take it in... More
Posted on Sep 09, 2014
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SBTRKT x Raury - Higher Artwork
Artist: SBTRKT
Featuring: Raury
Song: Higher
In the wake of the release of his Indigo Child EP, Raury‘s been a very popular—and busy—man. Last week, indie-rockers The Neighbourhood invited the alt-R&B buzzmaker to lend his vocals... More
Posted on Sep 08, 2014
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Mansions on the Moon - Where You Are Artwork
Given the current state of technology, I’m guessing it’ll be a few years before we’re building any lunar habitations—let alone lavish ones. The first Booth feature from chillwave... More
Posted on Sep 05, 2014
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Purrple ft. Dilla - Crystal Ball Artwork
Artist: Purrple
A rising duo made up of singer/lyricist Jay Bends and producer/engineer Sky Adler, Purrple makes its first foray into the Booth with Crystal Ball, a new single off its self-titled debut EP. Here,... More
Posted on Sep 04, 2014
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Glass Animals - Hazey Artwork
Song: Hazey
Earlier this year, after the group made its Booth debut with Black Mambo, our own Lucas G. gave listeners the lowdown on Glass Animals in a glowing “Meet…” editorial. Hopefully, those... More
Posted on Sep 04, 2014
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Beyond Modern ft. Alison Carney & Justin Rose - Fall Through Artwork
Back in June, buzzmaking crew Beyond Modern introduced itself to the Booth with Facedown, a lascivious single that won high praise from our readership. Freshly-minted follow-up Fall Through is... More
Posted on Sep 04, 2014
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Johnny Polygon - The Fall Artwork
Though we’ve featured dribs and drabs of new material in the intervening year, Johnny Polygon fans haven’t had much to sink their teeth into since the Februray 2013 release of... More
Posted on Sep 04, 2014
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Editor's Pick
The Neighbourhood ft. Raury - Warm Artwork
Featuring: Raury
Song: Warm
Hate Machine, The Neighbourhood‘s moody collaboration with Danny Brown, hit our front page just last week, but the Columbia-signed rock group is already back with warm, another brand new single... More
Posted on Sep 03, 2014
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Flying Lotus x Kendrick Lamar - Never Catch Me Artwork
Featuring: Kendrick Lamar
Flying Lotus (aka Captain Murphy) has a well earned reputation as one of the most fearlessly creative producers in music, and Kendrick Lamar isn’t exactly shy about stepping well outside the... More
Posted on Sep 02, 2014
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TaEast - 72-10 Artwork
Artist: TaEast
Song: 72-10
Last we heard from TaEast, on a July 2013 promo cut, the L.A. buzzmaker was expressing his Hope to Fly. On his first feature of 2014, we find him chasing after a more attainable (relatively speaking)... More
Posted on Sep 02, 2014
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