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the mia mixtape club v2

Recently, Music Is Art created a mixtape to send in response to those who contributed to the MIA Mixtape Club.  It was so great receiving your wonderful mixes in the actual mail and learning what music others... Read More...
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Thoughts for Tonight: Zero 7

Years ago I was rummaging through records at Rough Trade, basing impulse purchases on the template of beautiful artwork, I flicked to Zero 7's "Simple Things", picked it up and took it home. This was years af... Read More...
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the mia lounge volume ii

kisses are a better fate than wisdom. ~e.e. cummings Videotape (Mojib Remix) by Radiohead Happy People (Chill Mix) by Static Revenger Planet Of Breaks (Jazzanova Mix) by Visit Venus Just Breathe (Si... Read More...
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best albums of summer 2009

artwork by nicoletta ceccoli It's been such a crazy summer here in New England.  Humid days that turn into thunderstorms and tornado warnings.  Families that turn into old memories. Lost cat signs all over t... Read More...
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video :: fever ray :: seven

The new video for Fever Ray was premiered for the third single ep Seven.  Directed by Johan Renck, Fever Ray's visual image surrounds the involvement of placing dark and creepy characters in mysterious and ha... Read More...
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video :: rye rye :: bang

With visual direction and guest vocals by M.I.A., Baltimore, Maryland's Rye Rye showcases an upbeat funk style, bangs it out through lo-fi hip hop as a manic soundtrack to the scene of an underground basement... Read More...
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bonobo :: the keeper

I am an excitable person who only understands life lyrically, musically, in whom feelings are much stronger as reason. I am so thirsty for the marvelous, that only the marvelous has power over me. Anyt... Read More...
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Thoughts for Tonight: Jamie T

So your resident Thoughts for Tonight column has indeed been missing for nearly a month now; moving house and being internetless has been hectic, and ultimately stilted the columns for a few weeks. My interne... Read More...
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Contest :: Björk’s Voltaic Screening

On June 23, for one night only in NY, see and hear Björk's Voltaic: The Volta Tour Live in Paris in glorious high definition video and audio at the School of Visual Arts' beautiful new theater. **To win a pa... Read More...
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what are you waiting for?

LET GO OF THE FEAR by Maps to be nobody-but-myself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make me everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and nev... Read More...
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zero 7 :: yeah ghost

On September 8th, Zero 7 will release their fourth studio album Yeah Ghost. From the United Kingdom, the downtempo styled musical duo is comprised of Henry Binns and Sam Hardaker with special guest vocalists ... Read More...