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DFA’s Shit Robot Announces New Single, feat. LCD Soundsystem’s Nancy Whang!+Free Download

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Shit Robot Announces New Single, Feat.

LCD Soundsystem’s Nancy Whang!

From The Cradle to the Rave Out NOW

“Take ‘Em Up” Single Available 
November 30th 
via DFA Records

Grab the FREE MP3 of “Take ‘Em Up” (Radio Edit)
From
RCRD LBL, and Check Out Its Awesome Video!

 Last week we rolled out the technicolor video for Shit Robot’s “Take ‘Em Up,” and now we’re excited to release the full details for the single. “Take ‘Em Up” will be available on 12″ vinyl & as a digital single, with both versions due out November 30th via DFA Records (full tracklisting below).
 
The vinyl version of the single will include remixes of “Take ‘Em Up” by Marcus Marr and Mark E, with John Talabot and Michael Mayer contributing additional remixes to the digital package. From the Cradle to the Rave is a near perfect album, and “Take Em Up” is one reason why- the interplay between Marcus “Shit Robot” Lambkin’s loping synthesizer disco-funk and Nancy Whang’s unflappable vocals is, simply, great.
 
Now, that track yields added dividends through its pairing with a collection of remixes from an eclectic group of estimable artists. Marcus Marr opens his remix with brooding synths and solitary vocals before bursting into blissful electronic pop at the chorus. Germany’s Michael Mayer also contributes an epically inventive take on “Tuff Enuff,” which is an otherworldly
listening experience that literally builds toward take off.
 
The video, directed by Eoghan Kidney, follows Nancy on a multi-colored, psychedelic voyage around Brooklyn. The track highlights the distinctive
sound Lambkin has created- massive beats, complemented by the irresistable vocals of Whang.

Free Downloads:from Balmorhea, Botany, Callers, Glass Ghost, & Wires Under Tension

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Recent and Forthcoming WV releases Free Downloads for you
BALMORHEA
“Clamor” from the new limited edition 7″ release CANDOR/CLAMOR.

BOTANY
“Waterparker” from the debut release Feeling Today.

CALLERS
“How You Hold Your Arms” mp3 from their new album Life of Love. There’s also a video for this song available here.

GLASS GHOST
The band recently recorded a cover of “Fake Out” by Bear in Heaven.

WIRES UNDER TENSION
“Mnemonics in Motion” from their forthcoming debut Light Science.

More info on these releases, live dates, … is available here.

UPCOMING RELEASES – Wires Under Tension – Light Science | Bamorhea – Candor/Clamor | Rolf Julius – Music for a Distance | Soema Montenegro – Passionaria

NOW AVAILABLE - Callers – Life of Love | Gary Wilson – Electric Endicott | Botany – Feeling Today | J. Tillman – Singing Ax | Goldmund – Famous Places | Secret Cities – Pink Graffiti | Rolf Julius – Music for the Ears | Balmorhea – Constellations | Slow Six – Tomorrow Becomes You | Sleep Whale – Houseboat | Ola Podrida – Belly of the Lion | Glass Ghost – Idol Omen | Here We Go Magic – s/t | Dirty Projectors – The Getty Address

Free Download: 5 Years Of Bass Anniversary Album (Eight:FX)

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Years ago, at the age of 16, label boss Josh Brandon pressed up 200 copies of his latest bedroom production and began walking round London selling them to anyone who would listen. And 5 years and over 50 releases on we are proud to have been able to deliver so many top quality tracks from so many amazing artists, including some of Dubstep’s leading artists and most prolific rising talent. From being home to Kiss FM’s Hatcha, MRK1, Kromestar, Tes La Rok, and Cyrus, to Bare Noize, Lost, Rebel Sonix & Aquadrop.

Gaining consistent support from the biggest tastemakers, the label’s singles and compilations have gone on to reach the top echelons of all the leading download store charts including iTunes, Beatport and Juno.

This album is a journey back through the years, showcasing 20 completely unmixed tracks including forthcoming exclusives all the way across to the label’s biggest anthems since it’s launch.

Eight:FX team: 5 Years Of Bass”, as a thank to everyone who has supported us over the years we’re giving you a free download of the whole album…

Free Download 5 Years Of Bass Anniversary Album

Album Out Now @ Beatport

Juno Download:
iTunes: Trackitdown:
Boomkat:
Preview all the tracks

http://www.eightfx.co.uk/

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