the week in sports: 7/15 – 7/21 (2014)

Well folks, we’ve reached that time. Football is still 7 weeks away. NBA has trickled down to rumors and summer league, the MLB All-Star Break has come and gone, and the World Cup is another 4 years off. Bare with us through these slow news weeks.

Hit the jump for the biggest sports news this week.

-grizzly and thevhb

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watch: classixx’s kimmel performances

classixx’s hanging gardens is still one of my favorite dance albums of the last few years, so it was cool to see them hit the kimmel stage with a pair of performances. up top, nancy whang (LCD soundsystem, etc) joins them for “all you’re waiting for.” below the jump, the sarah chernoff-assisted “stranger love.”

-grizzly
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news: flying lotus announces new LP, tour

two news items involving flylo surfaced today.

first of which – a new album, titled you’re dead, which will drop through warp records on october 7th. second, a full US tour, including some festival dates. hit the jump for the routing.

-grizzly
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watch: jaded inc. – people change (NSFW)

holy fuck, i forgot mayer hawthorne and 14KT’s collab project, jaded inc., released their album last month. aside from that derp, catch the oft-too-friendly, NSFW video for “people change” above.

and go listen to their album, the big knock, cause i haven’t.

-grizzly

watch: common and no i.d. break down ‘nobody’s listening’ track by track

my man HD got to work on this really excellent feature with common and no i.d. the ace tag team sit down and discuss any and every song on their new album, nobody’s listening, which is out today.

and it’s plenty interactive, so spend some time with this one.

-grizzly

listen: rx bandits – gemini, her majesty (full album stream)

rx bandits’ first album in five years is here. stream the whole thing via soundcloud below and catch them on tour this summer with the dear hunter and from indian lakes.

gemini, her majesty is out tomorrow.

stream:

rx bandits – gemini, her majesty (full album stream)

-grizzly

listen: phantogram – black out days (future islands remix)

february’s release of phantogram’s voices is still holding up, and the relevancy is still floating thanks to the new remixes. the latest is a future islands reworking of “black out days,” one of my personal favorites from an overall underwhelming LP.

stream:

-grizzly

listen: the weeknd – king of the fall

the weeknd picks up the pace and drops off another new track, “king of the fall.” as someone who has gotten generally complacent with the production of music, it’s nice to see the guy branch out a bit. he’s headed out on tour this fall, so start expecting new music. listen below.

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-grizzly