Check out Theophilus London's new 80's-inspired visual for "Hey Wonderful," from his new mixtape I Want You. Both the song and the video take you back to 1984, with the track's "jiscomusic" flare (disco's contemporary reincarnation) and a sample from Stevie Wonder's "Love Light in Flight."
Check out the new Mayer Hawthorne song "I Need You," produced by Nottz. Mayer Hawthorne's label, Stones Throw, is offering a 12" of the track, with an etching by Miami illustrator Freegums on the flip side, available now for pre-order.
Mayer Hawthorne: "I Need You" [MP3]
In celebration of Quantic Presenta Flowering Inferno's new album Dog With A Rope, DJ Jeremy Sole (KCRW, Afro Funke) has compiled a Best of Quantic mix, Lo Mejor y Sabor de Quantic, that weaves through Quantic's diverse sounds over his well solidified career. Dog With A Rope is available now through Tru Thoughts.
DJ Jeremy Sole: Lo Mejor y Sabor de Quantic [MP3]
If you are in the Boston area tomorrow, August 3rd, then join us for this next installment of the SVEDKA Vodka Sessions with a special performance by José James and guest DJ, Anastasie. Doors open at 8pm at the beautiful Woodward at Ames. Entrance is FREE, but strictly RSVP only.
This week, GPWW brings us back and forth through time with some throwbacks to Marvin Gaye and Neil Young, new artists approved by Gilles, as well as a few tracks off The Roots' new album, How I Got Over, a remixed song off of Big Boi's Sir Luscious Left Foot, and his usual mix of music from all over the globe.