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Saturday, December 1, 2012 - 1 AM
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DJ Comment: Local producer Kid Smpl with a track off of his debut full length. Skylight is out now on DJ Alex's own label, Hush Hush and you can grab the LP over at http://hushhushrecords.bandcamp.com/album/skylight.
Static
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DJ Comment: Another album that made DJ Alex's Top 10 Albums of 2012! John Talabot put on a fantastic set, closing out this year's Decibel Festival and you can view pictures of it over at http://blog.kexp.org/2012/10/11/decibel-festival-2012-db-finale-neumos/.
So Will Be Now... (feat.Pional)
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DJ Comment: Maribou State is a very mysterious production duo hailing from the UK. Hoping to hear and find out more from these guys shortly!
Scarlett Groove (feat. Saint Saviour)
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DJ Comment: So if you are in Australia (or are looking for an awesome adventure to take), you MUST go to St Jerome’s Laneway Festival in February. Not only does it feature this artist, Flume, but it also will have performances by Jessie Ware, Nicolas Jaar, Holy Other, Julia Holter, Shlohmo and Bat for Lashes.
Sleepless (feat. Jezzabell Doran)
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DJ Comment: Check out the KEXP DJ's Top 10 Albums of 2012 Lists over at http://kexp.org/programming/lists/djtopof2012.aspx. This album, Luxury Problems by Andy Stott made a couple lists including DJ Alex's!
Leaving
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DJ Comment: This brand-new track by Laurel Halo will be released as a 12" single on Hyperdub later this month. Sunlight on the Faded is a pretty, beautifully produced track to follow up the Quarantine LP.
Sunlight on the Faded
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DJ Comment: Brand-new track off of Bat for Lashes' latest release, The Haunted Man. This release is Natasha Khan's third record under the Bat for Lashes alias and was apparently the most difficult for her to write and record.
Laura
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DJ Comment: Berlin based musician and composer Nils Frahm was taught to play piano by Nahum Brodski, a student of Tchaikovsky. Fun Fact: Nils broke his thumb which was obviously an unfortunate injury for a pianist however he overcame that injury and wrote and recorded this record, Screws. Grab this full album for free at http://screws.durtonstudio.com.
Re
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DJ Comment: Portland singer Christopher Worth goes simply by Worth when recording music. This track, The Fog, is off his debut full length which was funded almost entirely by a kickstarter campaign. Fun Fact: Christopher Worth didn’t start singing until he was 20 years old.
The Fog (with Lynx)
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DJ Comment: Doesn't everyone have something by Al Green in their iTunes? This is Al Green covering The Doors, Light My Fire.
Light My Fire
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DJ Comment: Soul singer, Lou Ragland is said to have "produced the most thoughtful, hopeful, and downright soulful work to come out of" Cleveland between 1967-1977.
Ain't That A Groove (Hot Chocolate)
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DJ Comment: British producer Blacksmif with a single, How the Fly Saved the River. This track will be released on Blah Blah Blah early next year.
How the Fly Saved the River
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DJ Comment: Originally dropped during Daphi's (aka Caribou) Boiler Room set as a 'mystery track', this track by LB Lynam is another single that will definitely get people dancing!
Get Things Straight
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