Archive | May 2, 2013

Janelle Monae – Q.U.E.E.N. feat Erykah Badu

Janelle Monae‘s video for “Q.U.E.E.N.” is actually the best. It begins in a frozen bright-white dystopia of an art gallery featuring Erykah Badu as “Badoula Oblongata” and a ceramic skull who plays vinyl with a single gold fang – then “Q.U.E.E.N.” drops with all its Prince-esque guitar heat, and in come the zombies on guitar, [...]

Watch Andrew The Pizza Guy Discuss Daft Punk Collaboration

In the recent “Collaborators” video series, we get close-up interviews with some of the luminaries who have contributed to Daft Punk’s forthcoming album Random Access Memories: Giorgio Moroder, Todd Edwards, Nile Rodgers, Pharrell, Panda Bear. And in a new parody video from Funny Or Die, we hear from one of the album’s unsung contributors: Andrew, [...]

Jamie Isaac – Softly Draining Seas

After an extended period of silence, Jamie Isaac will be putting out a proper release this year in the form of his debut EP, I Will Be Cold Soon. Last April Isaac gave an interview for DIY in which he stated that he wanted to take 2012 to, “solidify further how [he] wants [his] music to evolve.” Based on “Softly Draining [...]