Franz Ferdinand Remixes
With No You Girls now released as a single, the Scots have been given the remix treatment by “wonky” electronica enthusiast Zomby, Danish DJ Trentemoller and DFA luminary The Juan McClean.
The Very Best – W.H.O.A
W.H.O.A or ‘Warm Heart of Africa’ in long-form is the title track from The Very Best – a collaboration between UK dance producers Radioclit and Malawi singer Esau. The track’s uplifting summer vibe is bolstered by a hook provided by Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig.
Grizzly Bear’s Rossen covers Judee Sill
Daniel Rossen contributes a wonderful cover of ‘Waterfall’ to a tribute album to Judee Sill, a Californian singer-songwriter who released two albums before dying of an overdose in 1979.
Late of The Pier summer mixtape
The Donington quartet produced this summer-themed mixtape for a club night in London. It comes loaded with some great summery tunes from the likes of Claudine Longet, Bobby McFerrin, Funkadelic, Babe Ruth and Cut Copy.