Punchy, catchy post-rock from UK’s now defunct stars, The Rakes. “Retreat” is the title track to The Rakes’ first EP, released in the US on Dim Mak Records. This gem is begging: “slacker’s anthem.”
“Retreat“ (play/download mp3)
Diplo & Laidback Luke – “Hey (Original Mix)” (play/download)
No other contemporary producer pulls as much sound from percussion and bass as Diplo does. And like every other successful electronic producer before him, Diplo has his own take on bass. While most producers are blasting their basslines as far into outer space as possible, Diplo continues to explore South American and African rhythms giving “Hey” a tribal feel, yet it’s dirty enough to smoke out the party’s biggest bassheads.
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