Monthly Archives: September 2012

Van She – Jamaica

Jamaica’s kind of become the “it” place for hip indie bands right now, even if you’re an Australian band like the always amazing Van She. Kinda makes you want to plan a vacation, no?

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Airospace – 1:29am [定義] (prod. Shigeto)

Here’s a little gem I came across today for your chill out Sunday, some Japanese hip-hop straight out of Washington DC. Both the song and the video are a mishmash of Eastern and Western influences, which combined with the more … Continue reading

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Icky Blossoms – Cycle

Despite the fact that this video is composed entirely of footage from vintage porn, there are surprisingly little-to-no naughty bits showing in it. In fact you can see more actual nudity on your average cable TV drama than you do … Continue reading

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Twigs – Hide / Ache

Next to nothing is known about Twigs. If fact the only official thing I can find for her is her Tumblr, which consists solely of these two videos. She looks and sounds a bit like the love child of Grimes … Continue reading

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The xx – Angel (live in Tokyo)

Chillout Sunday continues with a quiet, intimate and beautifully fragile live performance of “Angel”, the first song off of The xx’s new album, ‘Coexist’, recorded in a Tokyo hotel room. This love song is guaranteed to warm even the coldest … Continue reading

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Deptford Goth – Life After Defo / Real Love Fantasy

Chillout Sundays are back! It’s Sunday, I’m alone, I’m bored as hell, and the unusually warm September weather that we’ve been going though in Seattle has finally broke for some comforting Fall-like chill. Sounds like the perfect conditions for some … Continue reading

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Azealia Banks – Van Vogue

Azealia Banks definitely is a unique voice in hip-hop right now. I love that her beats sound like they were stolen from long lost underground 90’s electronic rave music and that on top of having great flow she also has … Continue reading

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Saint Lou Lou – Maybe You

Despite having only released one song thus far, Saint Lou Lou have already made me a fan with their beautifully dreamy, “Maybe You”. The band consists of twin sisters born and raised in Sweden and Australia, which as far as … Continue reading

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Chairlift – I Belong In Your Arms (Japanese version)

So Chairlift re-recorded their song “I Belong In Your Arms” in Japanese, which for most bands would result in something horrific and ungodly being produced, but instead, beyond all odds, they somehow managed to make the song sound even better. … Continue reading

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