TODD TERJE NEW MUSIC VIDEO

Norwegian DJ and producer extraordinaire Todd Terje has released a new music video from his debut full-length It’s Album Timereleased on the artist’s own Olsen Records.

The video for the track “Leisure Suit Preben” introduces the character of Preben himself: a singer, dancer, and party animal from Carl Berners plass, Oslo. Directed by Espen Friberg & Emil Høgset, and starring Edvard Tidemann as Preben, the video follows his (mis)adventures on one fateful evening.

IN THE VALLEY BELOW NEW EP + LA RESIDENCY

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In The Valley Below have announced the upcoming release of their Man Girl EP, which will be released via Capitol/Caroline on May 6th. To mark the occasion, the band has released a remix of their track “Peaches” by Kele Okereke, along with the announcement of a month-long LA residency  at The Echo every Monday night in May.

FMLYBND AT THE LYRIC TONIGHT

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Santa Barbara six-piece FMLYBND will be playing a free show at The Lyric Theatre tonight, joined by Y LUV, Sole Tribe, Jack the Bear, and Merit Badge. Doors open at 8pm and the show starts at 8:30pm. Come out and forget about your post-Coachella blues. Click here for more info on the show. See you tonight!

CHROME SPARKS NEW EP

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Chrome Sparks, aka. Jeremy Malvin, has announced the release of his latest EP Goddess, due out on April 22nd via Future Classic. The new album mines the depths of bass music, synth pop, ambient hip-hop, and everything in between. To mark the announcement of the release, Chrome Sparks has made the record’s title track, “Goddess,” available to stream via Soundcloud.

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SHOWS OF THE WEEK 4.7.14

4.7 Mystic Braves, Froth, Adult Books, Drinking Flowers @ The Echo

4.7 On and On, Pompeya, Dead Times, Walking Shapes @ Bardot

4.7 Felix Da Housecat @ Sound Nightclub

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PRE-CHELLA BOOGALOO TONIGHT

TONIGHT: Join us for a Pre-Coachella celebration at The Lyric Theatre, featuring DJ sets by The Burning Ear, Littlebear, Hot Cops (Lights & Music), Danny Parra, and Midnight Boy. Presented by The Burning Ear and Fox+Hound.

Show starts at 9pm and is $5 at the door. Click here for more info.

SAM SMITH NEW MUSIC VIDEO

Ahead of the release of his highly anticipated debut album In The Lonely Hour, Sam Smith has released a music video for his second solo single “Stay With Me.”

"Stay With Me" is an epic ballad of unrequited love, tugging at heartstrings as Sam’s stunning vocals float effortlessly over delicate keys, percussion and strings. The single is the perfect pre-cursor to the release of his album "In The Lonely Hour" which features a roll call of impressive collaborations from Fraser T Smith, Two Inch Punch, Eg White, Disclosure, Zane Lowe, Tourist to long term writing partner Jimmy Napes. 

SHY GIRLS ANNOUNCES TOUR DATES WITH HAIM

Shy Girls producer and vocalist Dan Vidmar creates with an unabashed pop proclivity. The irresistible sensualism in his songwriting calls out with certain clarity, a soulfulness distinct unto itself. Today, Shy Girls is excited to announce that they will be setting off on a US tour with Los Angeles trio Haim.

To coincide with the tour announcement, Shy Girls are proud to share the new Tony Lowe-directed video for “Voyeur’s Gaze” off the Timeshare EP. The video stars Bailey Stiles from the Chez Deep avante-drag posse. Shy Girls’ Timeshare EP is available now via Hit City U.S.A. Check out the video above.

PANDA BEAR ANNOUNCES TOUR

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LAFAWNDAH SHARES NEW TRACK

New York based singer and producer LAFAWNDAH has shared the second single “Butter” from her self-titled debut EP (due out May 8th). The track was co-produced alongside Porto-based producer Emily King aka Garagembanda at the studio of seminal zouk producer Jean Claude Bichara in Guadeloupe in the French Caribbean. Take a listen to the new ritualistic techno-tinged pop single below.