[MONTHLY] Keep Me Alive: Best of 11.2014 [FREE DOWNLOAD]

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  Keep me alive. I regularly search for the answer to that one. I wrack my brain, I walk countless midnight miles looking for a reason to keep going. I’m a bit temptuous, more than mercurial. But I’m also someone with high standards for my life. In tandem, I’m someone that holds a sycthe to […]

[EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW] On The Phone With Indie Pop Icon RAC

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  André Allen Anjos, the mastermind behind RAC, is ready for a break. After touring almost non-stop for 5 years, releasing some of the biggest remixes of the last couple years, as well as writing and recording his debut album, Strangers, this year, he could use some R&R. But don’t worry fans, André isn’t going […]

[DARK DANCE] Ben Howard does Kiesza’s “Hideaway” + Gryffin Reimagines Maroon 5’s “Animals”

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  So we were sober.  And I was swimming away from you in the Indian Ocean, because you’d asked me to meet your soft lips without shouting into the end of a bottle first.  And we raced  around those tides, until you caught up to my hand like a shark and held it, asking me to […]

[EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW] In Conversation With: Investo

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  Progressive house producer Investo has just unleashed the wonderfully charismatic “A Place To Go”, featuring the huge talent that is Tara McDonald on vocal duties. As an artist who is only just starting to transition into the genre, he is in a great place to establish a signature sound. We caught up with Investo […]

[HOUSE] THE POOL HOUSE – “ALONE TOGETHER, VOL. 1″

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  Every Sunday night, in the depths of Chicago’s Near North Side underground house haven, Primary, something magical happens. Characterized by high quality underground house, techno, minimal, and deep house, amongst other genres, The Pool House has become one of the hottest club nights in Chicago, for those searching for something a little less mainstream […]

[FESTIVAL RECAP] – HARD Day of the Dead Delivers on Music, Lacks on Logistics

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 Photo: Rolling Stone Magazine Saturday, November 1st – Day 1 3:00 p.m.   Our cab drops us off at the bustling taxi area of the Pomona Fairplex, which is a massive fairground that the HARD team transformed into the venue for their Day of the Dead Halloween festival. I have those damn pre-festival jitters the […]

[FESTIVAL RECAP + PHOTOS] Life Is Beautiful: Beautiful, Indeed

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  Life is Beautiful descended on Las Vegas in a flurry of music, art, and food. Downtown Las Vegas was transformed from a few blocks of shops and restaurants into a work of art of its own, as local artists took to the streets (quite literally) and put their mark on the sides of buildings. […]

[DARK POP] HAERTS- Giving Up (Steve James Remix) [FREE DOWNLOAD]

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  So, HAERTS just walked up to my dinner table, took my head in their hands, and beat it the fuck into the hardwood below. Smack, Smack. Yo, these words are moseying on melodies right past you. Listen. And I’m not going to call them assholes, because Nina Fabi’s voice is like a salve to […]

[STATE OF SOUND] New Artists Soundcast #7: Ex-Boyfriend, Mating Ritual, Raeko, Panda, NZCA Lines

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  STATE OF SOUND is a feature on The Sights and Sounds where we select new electronically focused bands/artists (either Soundcloud/Facebook followers < 3000) and bring their best songs to light. Getting traction on blogs can be a pain in the ass if you don’t already have a connection in, but we happen to think […]

[TOP SOUNDS] Best of RAC- We Count Down Our Top 7 Sounds

[TOP SOUNDS] Best of RAC- We Count Down Our Top 7 Sounds

  Throw some RAC fans at a pile of his tracks and tell them to ‘grab, grab, grab motherfuckers’ what of his they’d consider best of the best and, surely, you’re going to get as many different lists as there are minds involved. André Allen Anjos, aka RAC of today, is prolific as fuck. That […]