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Best New Music: Makee - 'Makee EP'

  Makee’s debut EP might just be my favourite electronic release since Caribou’s brilliant album came out a couple of months back. While essentially instrumental, it’s full of vivid colour and a greatly uplifting atmosphere – just check out the floating breeze and bouncing bass melodies of ‘Bord’, or the cyclic rhythm of lead track ‘Bail’. 31 more words

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One year of Velvet Independent

So as of the 14th of November, Velvet welcomes in its second year of existence. A year ago today (it’s the 6th as I write this), the idea of creating a music site, felt interesting and dull at the same time. 453 more words


Todd Tobias - Impossible Cities

An instrumental LP (influenced by Italo Calvino’s book Invisible Cities), with each track named after an imaginable city, heads in one of two directions. Pure bizarreness, or pure intelligence.  399 more words


Kramies - The Wooden Heart EP

A year after The Wooden Heart’s initial release, Kramies’ EP is now being re-released, for free! (Officially, October 22nd). So here’s a summary as to why you should take advantage of this free download. 437 more words