The Boiler Room has started to take on a mind of its own as artists begin to explore the different realms of possibilities when it comes to releasing their music, and being in front of such a large online audience surely presents the perfect opportunity. The synthpop trio from Scotland took their talent to London where they debuted their new album, covered some Whitney Houston, as well as played out some of their notable tracks. Grooves all around as CHVRCHES lead singer Lauren Mayberry’s gentle, chiding voice consumes the underground setting and band members Iain Cook and Martin Doherty compliment with live bass, backup vocals, synth patterns, and drums. Continue Reading
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The last few months have been huge for Duke Dumont. With features on almost all of the main music outlets (spotify, beatport, itunes, Vevo to name a few) and tons of press and support from the likes of Steve Aoki, Armand Van Helden, Porter Robinson, Treasure Fingers, Switch, Clockwork/RL Grime, Todd Edwards, Amtrac, Calvin Harris, and Tommie Sunshine it’s really no surprise that Disclosure have recently joined the ranks of those in support of Dukes biggest track to date “Need U 100%” with AME.
Today on Sara Cox’s BBC Radio 1 live show, the Disclosure brothers were joined by none other than Sam Smith to perform this amazing cover of Duke’s classic tune. With ties to detroit techno, classic disco and and chicago house it’s awesome to see a fantastic track getting the recognition it deserves. Now, if we could only get it onto mainstream radio in the US….
Catch the live performance here - starts at 2:13:00