Listen: The Presets - No Fun (RUFUS Remix)

Rising Australian dance faves RÜFÜS have the first crack at remixing The Presets' techno decadence 'No Fun'. Taking the intensity a few notches down, the group recreate a profound club moment with beautiful colour washes.

The 'No Fun' remix package drops 1 August (AUS) / 4 August (UK) / 5 August (US) and will also feature reinterpretations from Australian house star Lancelot, Montreal Mau5trap signing Eekkoo, Belfast techno maestro Phil Kieran and new UK outfit Wax Wings.

July 14, 2014 at 2:16pm in news, The Presets


Listen: Bag Raiders - Savannah (Roland Tings Remix)

Bag Raiders' 'Nairobi / Savannah' EP is out now worldwide. Featuring the first new music from the duo in 3 years, the club-minded EP circles back to those dynamic dancefloor tracks that first put them on the map.

They've shared this raw energy with two remix producers - Zombie Disco Squad and Roland Tings - who dismantle the existing stems and really make it their own. You can grab a free download of Melbourne lab rat Roland Tings' deep sea 'Savannah' descent via XLR8R.

With love pouring in from Spin, Mixmag, Dancing Astronaut, Do Androids Dance, Less Than 3, and many more fine folk, and a forthcoming release on the horizon, 2014 is shaping up to be a good year for Bag Raiders. Stay tuned for more new music from the duo soon.

Get the Nairobi / Savannah EP here.

July 11, 2014 at 2:30pm in news


Listen: Cut Copy - Lights Shine On

Cut Copy took some time out from their Summer of Festivals today to premiere a brand new track 'Lights Shine On' via Stereogum. Conceived and recorded during the 'Free Your Mind' sessions, it brings a heady anthemic throb to the giddy balearics of the record.

It's taken from the forthcoming Deluxe Edition of 'Free Your Mind', which features five new tracks (three previously unreleased) and is out digitally on July 18 (Aus) / 21 (UK) / 22 (US). You can preorder it now.

Right after its release, the band embark on wave 2 of their Summer of Festivals including dates at Pukkelpop, Rock en Seine and a host of US shows. Full details at cutcopy.com

July 11, 2014 at 10:02am in news, Cut Copy


Watch: Behind The Scenes of The Presets 'No Fun' Cube

Look behind the development and inspiration of The Presets and Googeplay's inventive 'No Fun' Cube.

If you're yet to play with it, the Cube displays six full-length music videos across the hexahedron surfaces, each with individual narratives, allowing you to twist, turn and manipulate your own unique audiovisual interpretation of 'No Fun' in real time. The video was directed by Barnaby Roper (Banks, David Bowie, Kanye West) and can be viewed here.

'No Fun' is now available on iTunes worldwide.

July 9, 2014 at 2:32pm in news, The Presets


Listen: Bag Raiders - Nairobi (Zombie Disco Squad Remix)

London-based producer Zombie Disco Squad (aka Nat Self) has delivered a fire remix of Bag Raiders' first taste of new music in years, Nairobi.

This remix comes as part of the forthcoming club EP Nairobi / Savannah, out tomorrow (July 4) AUS, July 7 UK/EU, July 8 USA.

July 3, 2014 at 11:07am in news, Bag Raiders


The Presets x Google Play - 6-sided interactive video for new single 'No Fun'

The Presets return with 'No Fun', a new single of pulsating, itchy dance, which comes with an incredible video - the world's first 6-sided, interactive music video, called the 'Cube'.

An experiment in storytelling from Google Play, the 'Cube' allows six full-length music videos, each with their own distinct narrative, to run on six sides of the 'Cube', allowing you to twist, turn and manipulate your own unique audiovisual experience of 'No Fun' in real time. The video was directed by Barnaby Roper (Banks, David Bowie, Kanye West) and can be viewed and embedded via the below link.

WATCH THE 'NO FUN' CUBE HERE

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July 2, 2014 at 12:02pm in news, The Presets


Listen: Beni feat Antony & Cleopatra - Protect

Sydney dancefloor dreamweaver Beni drops a new track in the form of Protect. From the forthcoming Protect / Can't Hide EP (out July 11th Aus / 14th UK on Modular), the lead track features vocals by Antony & Cleopatra, the duo of Londoner Anita Blay and Alexander Burnett, known for his writing with Flight Facilities and Digitalism.

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June 23, 2014 at 11:48am in news, Beni


Listen: Bag Raiders - Savannah

Following the recent premiere of their first new music in 3 years, Nairobi, Bag Raiders are sharing the second track from their forthcoming club-ready EP - Savannah.

Stay tuned for remixes of Nairobi and Savannah by London DJ and producer Nat Self aka Zombie Disco Squad, and the Melbourne-based Roland Tings.

June 20, 2014 at 9:12am in news, Bag Raiders


Watch: Cut Copy - Meet Me In A House Of Love

Cut Copy have a bucketload of things to announce today - namely, the forthcoming release of a deluxe version of current album Free Your Mind, featuring 5 additional tracks, and a video for Free Your Mind jammer Meet Me In A House of Love, directed by fellow Australians Trouble Hands and starring High Maintenance actor Ben Sinclair.

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June 19, 2014 at 3:33pm in news, Cut Copy


Listen: Cut Copy - Meet Me In A House Of Love (Nile Delta Remix)

Proud of their hometown of Melbourne, Cut Copy enlist local producer Nile Delta to remix their latest Free Your Mind single Meet Me In A House Of Love. Nile Delta, who is currently touring the US with the band and Classixx, spikes the party punch with a conscious opening invitation and it's all yours for the price of free. Don't miss this triple threat at a town near you (dates below).


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June 16, 2014 at 7:10pm in news, Cut Copy


 

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