GHOST LOFT – SO HIGH

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  The music produced by Ghost Loft sounds exactly like what you’d expect from an artist with such a name: grand, spacious, and brooding.  The touching sonic effects of chillwave over an R&B beat provides …

PLAYLIST: AUGUST 2013

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  This year, Chicago’s Lollapalooza and Montreal’s Osheaga festivals are on the same weekend, and in many instances, sharing bands performing at both fests.  We’ve compiled the best of the artists playing this weekend so …

SHINE 2009 – EUROZONE

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  Helsinki duo Shine 2009 return with ‘Eurozone’, the first single from upcoming LP ‘Our Nation’.  The band’s sense of art and rhythm shine through with this track, complete with very of-the-age hook: “It’s easy …

KISSES – THE HARDEST PART

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  Kisses’ latest record, trendily titled ‘Kids in LA’ was released two months ago.  I instantly fell in love with the first single from the record, ‘Huddle’, as featured on an earlier post here back in …

EDITORS – FORMALDEHYDE

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  Editors announced today the second single to be taken off the ‘Weight Of Your Love’ record.  The follow up to ‘A Ton Of Love‘ is the equally poppy ‘Formaldehyde’, which is a great return …

BLOC PARTY – RATCHET

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  A year after their return-from-hiatus record, ‘Four’, Bloc Party have sprung upon news of another upcoming break and have attached an “indefinite” timeline to it.  Now, while ‘Four’ was far from their best work, …

VIDEO: ROBYN – U SHOULD KNOW BETTER

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  It’s been 3 years since Robyn released her mini-record-series-turned-superalbum Body Talk.  The record provided countless hits like ‘Hang With Me’, ‘Call Your Girlfriend’, and ‘Dancing On My Own’, along with a ton of superb …

INTERVIEW: NEW ARCADES

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  New Arcades are a synth-pop duo out of London, UK fresh off the release of their single ‘Stay Awake’.  This week, Bear Audio caught up with Dean from the band to chat about how …

HERCULEAN – RED WEATHER

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  Herculean are a three-piece band from Glasgow, and cite early 90′s British shoegaze bands like The Catherine Wheel and Slowdive as some of their influences.  These influences are totally apparent on straight-to-the-point single ‘Red …

VIDEO: FOALS – BAD HABIT

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‘Bad Habit’ is undoubtedly a standout from Foals’ third record, ‘Holy Fire’, which is in it’s own right a contender for best album of 2013 so far.  Much like the ‘Spanish Sahara’ video from their …

BLACK BOOTS – STREETWALKER

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  Black Boots was first featured on Bear Audio when their last single, ‘Flash Of Light’, delighted our ears on our May playlist.  They’re continuing their electro-pop assault with ‘Streetwalker’, a big-room dance anthem with …

INKHOUSE – NEPHEWS

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Fresh off the digital release of their debut E.P., London art-rock band Inkhouse are standing apart with their track ‘Nephews’.  Describing themselves as “reverb and soul from South East London”, the band does a bit …

THE MACHINE ROOM – SWEDEN

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  Following on last year’s 4-track E.P. titled ‘Love From a Distance’, The Machine Room return with a new single.  ’Sweden’ is the older brother of the ‘Love From a Distance’ tracks, sounding more polished …

INTERVIEW: INOUWEE

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This week, Bear Audio had the opportunity to catch up with Danish synth-pop duo Inouwee on the heels of their debut EP ‘Dark and White’.  We talk about inspiration, passion, and of course, the music!

DISCLOSURE – WHITE NOISE

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  Disclosure’s debut LP, ‘Settle’, was released earlier this week.  Undoubtedly the most anticipated debut record to be released so far this year, this disc is stuffed with enough house and nu-disco to make you …