Maxwell Talks New Music and Touring 2014

Apparently R&B crooner, Maxwell, has a lot of big plans this year.  We can expect a Summer Solstice tour from him that kicks off in Minneapolis June 15th, as well as a new project. His album, SUMMERS, was originally intended to be an immediate sequel to his 2009 release BLACKsummers’night, is now slated to drop this year. Read the full interview at The Huffington Post.

You can find a a full list of his tour dates and buy tickets here

Jay Z and Beyonce “Run” Video

Jay-Z and Beyonce took a different approach this time around with a visual that looks like a movie trailer compiling some of their hit collab songs in honor of their ‘On The Run’ tour.. They casted some Hollywood heavy hitters including Don Cheadle, Blake Lively, Sean Penn, Jake Gyllenhaa, Emmy Rossum Rashida Jones, and Guilluermo Diaz Check it out.

Stream: Jiberish ‘Youth and Progress’ Part 2

From Hype Trak:

Having putting out exclusive mix collaboration since 2011, Jiberish Clothing has unleashed their latest mix installment for your easy listening pleasure. For this 50-minute piece, the Denver-based brand has collaborated with London-based artist Little People to release “Youth & Progress Part 2.” The music collaboration contains Little People’s signature downtempo electronic music and live instrumentation. Additionally, it contains songs by the likes of Pretty Lights, Javeli, How to dress well and Luke Abbott. Jiberish Clothing has been blessing the audiowaves

Jiberish Mix: Little People – Youth & Progress Part 2 (Tracklist)

Tom Misch – The Journey
Pretty Lights – Reel 7 Break 1
Little People – offcut #1
Javelin – Intervales Theme
Fatima – Family
Toasty – Like Sun
Marley Carroll – Woodwork
Steve Reich x Floating Points – Music for 18 Musicians section VII x Love me like this
How to dress well x Luke Abbott- Cold NItes (Koreless Remix) x Object is a Navigator
Henry Saiz – Fill me up (Essáy’s Run Away Remix)
Dark Sky – In Brackets
Maribou State – Blue Sunday
Hauschka – Radar (Michael Mayer remix)
Luke Abbott – Modern Highway
Ólafur Arnalds & Nils Frahm – a2 (Max Cooper Remix)
Alex Boman – Fantastic Piano
Ametsub – Snowy Lava

Sampha Releases Instrumental Track “Slow Lights”

We’ve been waiting on Sampha to drop some new music since he announced a new album earlier this year. We get a first taste of what’s to come with an instrumental he released called “Slow Lights” stream it below.

The Roots X Raheem Devaughn “Tomorrow”

While currently prepping their eleventh studio album turned concept album …and then you shoot your cousin’ next month, The Roots have unveiled the LP’s tracklist (see below). Album cut “Tomorrow” — which features the talents of Raheem DeVaughn — has touched the digital sphere. …and then you shoot your cousin’ arrives on May 20 so expect more content from the legendary Philly collective to arrive soon. In the meantime, listen below.

The Roots – …and then you shoot your cousin (Tracklist)

1. “Theme From the Middle of the Night”
2. “Never”
3. “When the People Cheer”
4. “The Devil”
5. “Black Rock”
6. “Understand”
7. “Dies Irae”
8. “The Coming”
9. “The Dark (Trinity)”
10. “The Unraveling”
11. “Tomorrow”
12. “Nothing”

Video: SchoolBoy Q “Studio”

Schoolboy Q recruits singer, BJ The Chicago Kid, and also tries out some rap-singing himself on his Swiff D– produced track “Studio”. The song comes from Q’s latest album Oxymoron. Watch the video for it below.

Stream: Little Dragon “Let Go”

Sweden’s very own, Little Dragon, just released a brand new track called “Let Go”. The song comes from their upcoming album Nabuma Rubberband. Stream it below.

 Nabuma Rubberband is out everywhere May 15th, 2014.

Album Stream: Future ‘Honest’

Stream Atlantan rap-singer, Future’s, newest release, Honest, that’s out everywhere today. His signature track on the project is “Move That Dope” featuring Pharrell, Pusha T, and Casino. Stream it below.

Catch Up: James Fauntleroy New Tracks

James Fauntleroy is back with a new track “CPR” and its free to download along with the rest of the previously released tracks from the String Theory Acoustic set. You can stream and download all of them below.

Listen: Little Dragon “Paris”

Little Dragon is ramping up for their upcoming album Nabuma Rubberband and has already dropped an explosive track “Klapp Klapp”. Now they’re back with a new single “Paris”. Stream it below. Check here for their tour dates.

 

Nabuma Rubberband is out May 15, 2014.

Nabuma Rubberband Tracklist:
01. Mirror
02. Klapp Klapp
03. Pretty Girls
04. Underbart
05. Cat Rider
06. Paris
07. Lurad
08. Nabuma Rubberband
09. Only One
10. Killing Me
11. Pink Cloud
12. Let Go