easing into the morning

the original featuring Julian Casablancas was one of my favorite tracks off Random Access Memories.

a great happy cover Friday to you all

ease into your thursday

midweek dance party. go deep!

shoutout to janet jackson

a/ love her voice
b/ perfect pop chorus 

mmm powerful voice - just the kind of excellent modern r&b jam you need to get your monday started right

Also - London standup!

soulful remix of a song that appeared on “When We Were Kings” - a documentary on the life of Muhammed Ali.

original video here

powerful and great to hear MLH’s voice again 

lyrics here

love this. makes me think of Dena :) happy cover Friday everyone

The Red Hot Organization's long in the works Arthur Russell tribute compilation, Master Mix: Red Hot + Arthur Russell, is out October 21 via Yep Roc. In addition to Russell covers from Robyn, Hot Chip, Blood Orange, Phosphorescent, Jose Gonzalez, Devendra Banhart, Arcade Fire’s Richard Reed Parry, Scissor Sisters, Cults, and more, it features Sufjan Stevens' rendition of Russell's 1994 track “A Little Lost”—listen above. If you pre-order the album on iTunes, Stevens’ cover is available to download instantly.

via Pitchfork

London Grammar + Dub = HEAVEN

makes me think of dilla

newspeedwayboogie:

Caribou - Our Love

My friend Chris calls this “dance music for people that don’t like dance music”

Awesome!
Also who doesn’t like dance music??

i LOVE that this sample’s wayne wonder’s no letting go

weekend music

aussie dudes SAFIA covering James Vincent McMorrow. happy super dope cover Friday y’all!