Amon Tobin celebrates release of new album ISAM with collaborative art installation

Amon Tobin has come together with highly respected Saatchi Collection artist Tessa Farmer on a revolutionary, collaborative installation called Control Over Nature, running now through until Sunday 5th June 2011. The installation combines Amon Tobinʼs sound design and elements of the new album ISAM, alongside Farmerʼs trademark sculptures, constructed from bits of organic material, such […]

Rekords Rekords playlist and early releases

Frontman Josh Homme: There’s no ulterior motive at this label, no overbearing corporate machine, middleman or pressure to conform. Just art in its purest form. As Josh sees it, “now is a great time to make music for the sake of making music. Single, shmingle, just make a fucking piece of art.” Here you can […]

Sebastian’s debut album – TOTAL

Sebastian has followed such an impressive path that it’s hard to believe that he’s only now releasing his long-awaited debut album. But the facts are clear: after several EPs (H.A.L, Smoking Kills, Ross Ross Ross, Motor), a record compiling his many remixes for Daft Punk, Kelis and the Kills among others (Sebastian Remixes) and a […]

Spotify Premium exclusive – My Morning Jacket’s Circuital

My Morning Jacket are back with their much-anticipated new album: “Circuital” and we are happy to announce it is available to listen exclusively on Spotify Premium alongside of playlist compare by front man Jim James. “The new record, Circuital, is named after the title song,” explains Jim James, of My Morning Jacket’s sixth studio album. […]

Spotify Premium exclusive – The Black Lips’ Arabia Mountain

Founding fathers of Atlanta’s “flower punk” movement The Black Lips are set to release Arabia Mountain, their sixth full-length album, June 6th on longtime label Vice Records/Cooperative Music available now exclusively on Spotify Premium. Arabia Mountain was recorded between Brooklyn and Atlanta over the last few months of 2010 and with the collaborative assistance of […]

The Definitive Jamaican Music Playlist

Handpicked from across Trojan Records’ exiting new range ‘Trojan Presents’. 11 titles exploring the different genres in Jamaican Music, highlighting the greatest artists and the most seminal tracks. From early calypso flavored Mento, through the Rude Boy sounds of Ska and the politically charged Roots style, right up to the digital influenced Ragga. This is […]

Update to Spotify for iPhone & iPod Touch now available

We have an update to our popular iOS app to let you know about. This update is version 0.4.13 and includes a number of improvements and features, including a brand new swipe action. The full list of improvements and features includes: Improved: Sync your playlists even if Spotify is running in the background. New: Play […]

The sounds of May courtesy of provides us with their latest installment monthly playlists. Be sure to also check out their recently launched iPad app, making discovering playlists more fun than ever! 90’s Indie To celebrate the release of Upside Down: The Creation Records Story on DVD and Blu Ray, we’ve teamed up with Sony CMG UK to give away […]

Spotify Premium – Toploader’s Only Human

Toploader return in May with their third album, Only Human. From the powerful opening of Marrakech right up until the closing strains of Numb, this record is packed with rich melodies and anthemic choruses. Having taken an extended hiatus since the demise of their former record label S2 in 2003, the revived band started writing […]