Lanu – Exclusive Giant Step Mix “Shoe-gazing at the Stars” + MP3

Lanu aka Lance Ferguson, the guitarist/producer and creative force behind The Bamboos, has a new album for pre-release on iTunes this week. Her 12 Faces features “Roosevelt Blues” (free Soundcloud download below) and “Beautiful Trash” [YouTube] with the amazing Australian vocalist Megan Washington, who is winning awards and topping charts on the other side of the world.

www.lanu.com.au

Lanu – Roosevelt Blues feat. Megan Washington by Tru Thoughts

Shoe-gazing at the Stars Mix [MP3]
Just for Giant Step, Lanu presents this 45 minute mix containing tracks that have influenced and inspired his music, plus a selection of Lanu re-edits, remixes and previously un-released/exclusive material! Enjoy.
 

Tracklisting

Raphael Saadiq Video – “Stone Rollin’”

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The third official video from Raphael Saadiq‘s upcoming rock-tinged album is the title track, Stone Rollin’. If you like the new sound, check out “Good Man” and “Radio” and look for the new full-length album on May 10th. [Pre-order on iTunes]

Easy All-Stars Release Album of Original Songs + Tour Dates

Easy Star All-Stars are known for their covers: reggae-style interpretations of classic rock albums, including Dub Side of the Moon, Radiodread and Easy Star’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. But next month we finally get to hear their original songs. The new album, First Light, will be released on April 5th.

Pre-order on iTunes, or Pre-order a physical copy to get a bonus free download and a T-shirt.

You can help spread the word by joining The Easy Star street team- they’ve relaunched using StreetShimon.com.

They’ll be touring around the US with The Green and Cas Haley starting March 31st. See the full list of dates after the jump.

EasyStar.com

Tour Dates

Lykke Li – Stream the Full Album Wounded Rhymes

Listen to the exclusive Hype Machine album stream of Wounded Rhymes, Lykke Li‘s upcoming album with the singles “Get Some,” “I Follow Rivers,” and the most recent “Love Out of Lust.” While the singles are currently available in the UK, Wounded Rhymes will drop in the US on March 1st.

Pre-order on iTunes

Lykke Li – Wounded Rhymes (Hype Machine Album Exclusive) by LykkeLi