Video: Black Milk – ‘Claps & Slaps Tour Episode 1′

 

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Who doesn’t love Black Milk? Yeah, we don’t know either. Thanks to Flud Watches, you can follow the fine young lad on tour and hear him speak on being from Detroit, his musical influences, and working with his band Nat Turner.

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Video: Ebo Taylor – “Ayesama”

 

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A couple of weeks ago, we introduced you to the invigorating Ebo Taylor tune “Ayesama.” Now, you can watch the video which takes place in Saltpond, Ghana – Ebo’s hometown! Try and act like you don’t wanna get down!

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New Track: Eric Lau & Oddisee – “What I’d Rather” (Preview)

 

Unfair is this preview for this new Eric Lau and Oddisee track, “What I’d Rather.” About twelve seconds in, we already knew that we needed to have it all. The mellow tune eases you in with its muffled piano and Oddisee’s effortless flow that caresses and slaps you in the breath – how rude/awesome.

“What I’d Rather” will be available on April 21!

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Video: Rebecca Ferguson – “Backtrack” (Lyric Video) + LA & NYC Ticket Giveaway

 

Just about a couple weeks ago, we highlighted a phenomenal UK vocalist who will soon be releasing her debut album in the US. And it appears as though yesterday Rebecca Ferguson leaked a new track along with a video, too!

Called “Backtrack,” the pop-friendly song is about a lover who lies and lies only to cycle back and try to cover it up and “backtrack” on what was said. And Rebecca ain’t having it. Click on the image above to view the video on Glamour.com, where it was exclusively released. On the same page, you’ll also find an interview with the quickly blossoming star!

A few very lucky folks will have the chance to see Rebecca live at one of two private industry shows! The Los Angeles show will be on Tuesday, April 24 and the New York City show will be on Tuesday, May 1.

Enter our contest to win tickets to the LA & NYC shows!

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Video: DJ-Kicks Feature on Maya Jane Coles

 

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Fast rising London house music producer Maya Jane Coles recently released her DJ-Kicks mix, with sounds colorful enough to give life. Get to know the artist’s beginnings and inspirations in the video interview above!

US Tour Dates
5/24/12 – San Francisco, CA: Monarch
5/25/12 – Brooklyn, NY: The Morgan
5/26/12 – Detroit, MI: Verboten Presents
5/27/12 – Detroit, MI: Detroit Movement Electronic Music Festival
9/01/12 – New York, NY: Electric Zoo Festival

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