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Keys N Krates – “Let It Rain” (Lotus Remix)Download+Tour

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on November 3, 2011 by E.N.

Toronto’s Live Electronic-Hip Hop Favourites Keys N Krates Tour America

See Live Tour Video HERE

Announce Debut 7-Song Blackout EP out November 7

 

Toronto’s Keys N Krates are known for their electro-hip-hop sound and mix live instrumentation with electronic elements to create both innovative originals and remixes. The band is now gearing up for their first release of original music, theBlackout EP, which will be self-released, and given away for free download on November 7th on their website http://www.keysnkrates.com. The first look into the Keys N Krates sound is a Lotus Remix of  “Let It Rain”, one of the standout tracks on the 7-song Blackout EP. Download it HERE for free.

The Toronto based trio has made a name for themselves by relentlessly touring through Canada, America and toured in South East Asia, they’ve played Camp Bisco, Summer Camp, North Coast Festival, Electric Forest and opened an eclectic set of acts, such as Timbaland, Metric, OK Go, Girl Talk, Skrillex, Nas, The Roots, Bassnectar and Pretty Lights.

For a further look at Keys N Krates, check out remixes of Florence and the Machine’s cover “Postcards From Italy” HERE and other signature live remixes areDrake’s “Unforgettable” and Aaliyah’s “One In A Million” can be found on their Soundcloud HERE.


Blackout EP Track Listing:
01. Let It Rain
02. Ring The Alarm
03. Uncle Otis
04. Oh Baby
05. Got A Lot To Learn
06.Luv To Luv You
07. Lucifer
Keys N Krates Tour Dates:
10/26: Syracuse, NY @ Westcott Theatre
10/27: Buffalo, NY  @ Town Ballroom
10/28: Pittsburgh, PA @ Stage AE Indoors
10/29: Royal Oak, MI @ Royal Oak Music Theatre
10/30: Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall
10/31: Knoxville, TN @ The Valarium
11/02: Louisville, KY @ Headliners Music Hall
11/03: Indianapolis, IN @ Vogue Theatre
11/04: Madison, WI @ Majestic Live
11/05: Madison, WI @ Majestic Live
11/06: Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue
11/08: Bozeman, MT @ Emerson Theatre
11/09: Missoula, MT @ The Top Hat
11/10: Seattle, WA @ The Neptune
11/11: Portland, OR @ Crystal Ballroom
11/12: San Francisco, CA @ The Independent
11/13: San Francisco, CA @ The Independent
11/16: Santa Cruz, CA @ The Catalyst
11/17: Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre
11/18: Solana Beach, CA @ Belly Up Tavern
11/19: Phoenix, AZ @ The Compound Grill
12/2: New York, NY @ Brooklyn Bowl

http://www.keysnkrates.com
http://www.facebook.com/keysnkrates
http://www.twitter.com/keysnkrates
http://www.soundcloud.com/keysnkrates

Record Store Day – Last Gang Releases Sampler

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 13, 2010 by E.N.

LAST GANG RECORDS ANNOUNCES LIMITED EDITION SAMPLER IN CELEBRATION OF RECORD STORE DAY
Available For Free At Independent Record Stores Nationwide On April 17th;

Release Tiga’s “What You Need (Chromeo Remix)” Online For Free Here

Last Gang Records, the label who brought you releases from artists such as Chromeo, Metric, Boys Noize and MSTRKRFT, is pleased to announce a free limited edition sampler to be released exclusively through independent retailers this Saturday, April 17th. The disc includes some Last Gang favourites such as Fan Death and K-OS as well as some exclusive new tracks. If you can’t wait until this weekend, Last Gang is offering a little taste in advance.

You can grab Tiga’s “What You Need (Chromeo Remix)”Here
 
Record Store Day was founded in 2007 as a celebration of the unique culture surrounding over 700 independently owned record stores in the USA, and hundreds of similar stores internationally. This is the one-day that all of the independently owned record stores come together with artists to celebrate the art of music. Special vinyl and CD releases and various promotional products are made exclusively for the day and hundreds of artists in the United States and in various countries across the globe make special appearances and performances.
 
The world still needs good record stores. As an indie label, we appreciate everything a good destination record store does for our artists. From their belief and support – even in those early stages of artist development – to their ongoing commitment to being a bastion of culture and good music; a good record store is a haven in which our artists thrive.” – Lenny Levine, President of Last Gang Records
 
 
Track Listing
01.  Fan Death // Reunited
02.  Boys Noize // Transmission 
03.  Tiga // What You Need (Chromeo Remix)
04.  Silver Starling // Closer
05.  Mother Mother // Haylof (UK Edit)
06.  Mark Sultan // Misery’s Upon Us
07.  Wolf & Cub // What Are They Running
08.  Ten Kens // Screaming Viking
09.  Ohbijou // Wildfires
10.  Lindi Ortega // Dying of Another Broken Heart
11.  Terry Lynn // Jamaican Girls
12.  K-OS // I Wish I Knew Natalie Portman
13.  O’Luge // Istanbul

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Promotional stuff arrived via email (extramusicnew(at)gmail.com ,
send your stuffs via e mail or soundcloud, promote yourself…!!!
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