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August 27, 2020

Mo’Ju: “Put It On Hold”

By: Jack Anderson

It’s been a couple years since we’ve heard from Indigenous Australian Mojo Juju. But she’s not gone for good; instead she’s simply contracted her moniker and reemerged as Mo’Ju.

The abbreviated handle comes alongside her first single since her 2018 album Native Tongue, and though this new one is decidedly more mainstream than her pre-existing discography, it’s still got the candid introspection that makes Mo’Ju great. “Put It On Hold” also earns some major bonus points from its co-writer Clams Casino, who’s left his mark on the track’s funk-inspired electronic swing.


September 8, 2023

Komorebi: “The Fall”

Although DJ Shadow turned trip-hop instrumentals into an American institution at the tail end of the ’90s, we can’t overlook the influence of pioneering English artists like Massive Attack, Portishead, and Sneaker Pimps earlier in the decade. Their unique placement of feminine falsettos over seductive, sample-and-synth-heavy soundscapes still inspires acts today, not just in the […]


September 7, 2023

Beekeeper Spaceman: “Locusts and Honey”

We’re so over the moon from yesterday’s Lunar Gold premiere that we’re not ready to descend quite yet. So before touching down to the terrestrial for the weekend, let’s heed a far out beacon from Dallas duo Beekeeper Spaceman. The skeleton crew consists of guitarist-singer-songwriter Greg Brownderville and producer/multi-instrumentalist Spencer Kenney, who named themselves after […]


September 6, 2023

Lunar Gold: “Low Light”

Even though it’ll always be a nightly main attraction, the moon’s also been a hot topic thanks to recent international missions, both successes or failures. But of course, for every state-funded effort, there’s a private space venture in the hands of a billionaire. Which begs a question. Once corporations capitalize the moon, how much of […]