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The Loop Gets Glitzy With Neon Indian

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Neon Indian is back on top of the loop with the irresistibly danceable ‘The Glitzy Hive’, the third loop-topper from his terrific new album, the Suicide tribute-titled “VEGA INTL. Night School’.

The Long awaited return of Savages, ‘The Answer’, is the highest entry, next to brand new tracks by Oneohtrix Point Never; Nao; Shearwater; Chairlift; Sufjan Stevens; Porches; Shopping; The Bug; Vanessa Carlton; Junior Boys; Jeezy feat. Janelle Monáe; Merchandise with Dum Dum Girls and the fusion jazz surprise collaboration of the year, the legendary Bobby Caldwell & Jack Splash under the moniker Cool Uncle, featuring Jessie Ware‘s silky vocals.

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Neon Indian Contender for Song Of Summer 2015

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Neon Indian is back with a bang. Mexican-American Alan Palomo’s electropop outfit has shaped one of the most contagious tunes of recent times in ‘Annie’, another strong contender for the title of song of the summer 2015 and the track which tops our loop this week.

Highest debut in this edition is Junglepussy, followed by the latest offerings by Pega Monstro; Hailu Bergia; Ducktails: HEALTH, Dam-Funk and the latest video from Björk‘s excellent return to form ‘Vulnicura’.

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Neon Indian’s Polish Girl Is The Week’s #1

Chillwave pioneer Neon Indian brings the second taster from his ‘Era Extraña’ to the head of the loop this week. The catchy ‘Polish Girl’ anticipates the artist’s second effort.

This week also sees new entries by Purity Ring; St. Vincent; Damon Albarn’s new Congolese project DCR Music and the surprising return of psychedelic cult heroes The Olivia Tremor Control; plus a bunch of free downloads including new tracks by Dum Dum Girls; Spank Rock and The-Dream, who’s released a whole free album under his real name Terius Nash.

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The Cheapskate: MGMT; Pantha Du Prince; Neon Indian…

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Our date with free music has got a few long-awaited treats, beginning with MGMT’s first taster from their second album ‘Congratulations’. The Brooklyn duo is giving away ‘Flash Delirium’ through their website. A more straightforward psychedelic effort than the stylistic melting pot that shaped the songs of their debut album.

Other up and coming US indie bands offering new songs for free were Here We Go Magic with their contagious new single ‘Collector’ and Glo-Fi purveyor Neon Indian, the latest of a number of artists dropping new tracks through Green Label Sound. Read the rest of this entry »

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23-NEON INDIAN-Psychic Chasms

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Chillgaze? Glo Fi? Blogs were a bit short of good ideas when it came to brand Neon Indian’s sound. This combo from Austin, Texas came up with one of the most original trends of the last twelve months – with Washed Out, Memory Tapes and a few others also being thrown in the same bag. Named after an Ozric Tentacles song, “Psychic Chasms” unveiled its upbeat, trippy origins right from its title. It was recorded with the kind of lo-fi quality that recent rising stars as Ariel Pink have used through their output. It took elements from funk and electro-pop, while sampling Todd Rundgren; Doobie Brothers and other 70’s rock greats to create loops for the rhythm backbone of underground hits “Deadbeat Summer” and “Terminally Chill”. That unique vibe has also turned the band into remixers for the likes of Grizzly Bear or Au Revoir Simone.

Released on Lefse. Available to listen in Spotify.

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