BLEED, the new album from hip-hop duo, All Hail Noir, is now available on iTunes. Featuring single, Afraid To Die, BLEED contains 9 songs the duo describes as a healthy blend of mysterious ethereal synths with a mash up of hard-hitting trap inspired backbone. Check out the video for Afraid To Die and get BLEED on iTunes now.
Chet Faker surprised fans with new music late yesterday when he released “Killswitch”, a track that appears on the Japanese edition of his recent Built on Glass album, via Soundcloud. The song drops ahead of Faker’s Built On Live Tour in Australia, beginning this October. It will be a final celebration of his multi-platinum, chart-topping album “Built on Glass”. Listen below and be sure to look out for new music soon.
All Hail Noir debuts their first single, “Afraid To Die” from their forthcoming album, Bleed which drops on August 28.Visual and artistic direction handled by the duo, take the viewer into their dark gritty underground world. Bleed is now available for pre-order on iTunes. Follow the All Hail Noir on Instagram and Twitter.
Premiered by TheFader.com earlier today, Izzy Bizu’s Give Me Love music video delivers a bittersweet message of being homesick. Izzy told The FADER over email that “Give Me Love” is “about always being on the road trying to escape loneliness, finding a new home, a new lover whilst missing a mother.” The video fits perfectly, mixing uplifting shots of home, complete with a summer BBQ, with clips of Izzy skating alone down an empty back road. The visuals will captivate you, while the song engrains into your mind.
Timbaland’s “Opera Noir” album is almost upon us. This will be Timbo’s first studio release since 2009’s “Shock Value II”. Today began the “Opera Noir” ERA with the premiere of the lead single “Smile” featuring V Bozeman, from the hit FOX series “Empire”. “Smile” will be out on iTunes later this month, but you can stream the song below. “Opera Noir” will be released at a non-revealed date yet later in 2015.
A recent write-up on Noisey.com/UK highlights Kossisko’s double release, Jealousy and Own Me. The feature gives its readers “the best music released around the rest of the world in July 2015. Kossisko released the songs unexpectedly with music videos back in early July. See both videos below and read the Noisey article here
Still going strong, Chet Faker and his hit single, Gold, have been nominated for a VMA in the Best Choreography category. Ryan Heffington, the choreographer for ‘Gold‘ has also worked with Sia, FKA Twigs, Arcade Fire and Florence + the Machine. A list of videos nominated in the Best Choreography category is below.
Beyoncé – “7/11” (Beyoncé, Chris Grant, Additional choreography: Gabriel Valenciano)
OK Go – “I Won’t Let You Down” (OK Go, air:man and Mori Harano)
Chet Faker – “Gold” (Ryan Heffington)
Ed Sheeran – “Don’t” (Nappy Tabs)
Flying Lotus ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Never Catch Me” (Keone and Mari Madrid)
In case you missed it…. Chet Faker – Gold (Official Music Video)
MTV Video Music Awards will air live from Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Aug. 30 at 9 p.m. EST.
This past weekend, the UK enjoyed Latitude Fest 2015. The 4-day music fest featured tons of artist and many surprises. Izzy Bizu graced the stage Saturday with her hit single “Diamond” and other soulful tracks. Check out Clash’s full review of the festival HERE.
Over the weekend, Kid Ink decided to get the party started by dropping 3 dance remixes to his hit single “Be Real” ft Dej Loaf. CP Dubb links with Alex Nice for the Trop Hop Remix. check out the song below.