YUMI ZOUMA – Keep It Close To Me (Cyril Hahn Remix)

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Cyril Hahn has waved his magic wand over Yumi Zouma‘s recent single “Keep It Close To Me”, elevating the quietly sweet original into a shimmering summer pop gem.

Yumi Zouma’s new album Yoncalla is out now on Cascine.

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PSYCHIC TWIN – Lose Myself

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We have been avid fans of Psychic Twin for years now and at long last, we have new music from the project of the beautiful Erin Fein! “Lose Myself” is the first single taken from the long anticipated debut album Strange Diary, out this fall on Polyvinyl. We are thrilled to report that the track was well worth the wait. Give it a spin…

Strange Diary is out September 9 on Polyvinyl.

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THE BRITANYS – Get My

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I’m a sucker for catchy, throwback garage rock and buzzing Brooklyn band The Britanys serve it up in heaps on their new single “Get My”. Fittingly, the track was produced by Gordon Raphael, the mastermind responsible for The Strokes’ classic debut album Is This It?. Give it a spin!

Catch The Britanys when they play Out In The Streets Fest alongside the likes of TEEN, Honduras, Frankie Rose, & many more in Ridgewood, Queens on July 17.

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NITE JEWEL ft. ZOE KRAVITZ & SAMANTHA URBANI – Don’t Turn Me Away (Rexy Cover)

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Samantha Urbani, former lead singer of Brooklyn art-pop band Friends, has spent the last few months recruiting artists to pay tribute to 8o’s leftfield pop duo Rexy with covers of selected tracks from their newly reissued 1981 LP Running Out Of Time. Check out previous covers from Ariel Pink & Puro Instinct, Connan Mockasin, and Urbani herself, as well as some of the original tracks over here. The latest offering comes from Nite Jewel, featuring Zoe Kravitz (Lolawolf) and Urbani, covering “Don’t Turn Me Away”.

Running Out Of Time (1981) is out now on Lucky Number, in conjunction with URU.

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Initial Lineup Announced for OUT IN THE STREETS 2016

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Out In The Streets Music & Arts Festival returns to the historic Vander Ende-Onderdonk House for the fourth consecutive year on July 16th & 17th. Tickets are onsale now!

Frankie Rose, The So So Glos, TEEN, Potty Mouth, Guerilla Toss, Big Ups, BOYTOY, Future Punx, B-Boys, Weekender, The Teen Age, and Dead Stars are tapped to play Out In The Streets 2016, set on the beautiful grounds of the historic Vander Ende-Onderdonk House in Ridgewood, Queens. The event will feature performances by 20 bands over the course of two days.

The 2016 lineup also includes Dallas’ “most wildly fun band” Party Static, as well as up and coming Brooklyn acts Softspot and Freind. More bands will be announced soon.

The festival will include a “pop-up” Ridgewood Market, a food court featuring some of the best local Bushwick and Ridgewood restaurants, carefully curated artist installations and much, much more!

Get to know the bands with the Out In The Streets 2016 Mixtape on Spotify!

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PRINCE Rest In Peace

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Simply heartbroken.

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KRISTIN KONTROL – Show Me

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Kristin Kontrol, the new synth pop moniker of Dum Dum Girls front woman Dee Dee, has shared the second single from her upcoming solo debut lp X-Communicate. “Show Me” is a slow-burning pop anthem about accepting and expressing that endlessly complicated thing…love.

X-Communicate is out May 27 on Sub Pop.

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