Tuesday, 31 July 2012

Trails and Ways

A lovely portion of vaguely tropical pop from California's Trails and Ways.


Monday, 30 July 2012


Hushed beauty from MiNNETONKA, and hushed awe from us at Electric Sound of Joy. Just splendid.

desert days by MiNNETONKA bird of prey by MiNNETONKA

Thursday, 26 July 2012

Yola Fatoush

Seriously intriguing beats from London production duo Yola Fatoush. Defying easy comparisons and hitting a diverse range of genres all the way from Choral to Crunk.

03 The Premesis by ***YOLA***FATOUSH***

Stop Shining (deathbomb arc singles club 2012) by ***YOLA***FATOUSH***

Wednesday, 25 July 2012


Sounding like a particularly somnolent opening to a mid period Cocteaus track this is minimalist post rock at its finest.

Lumbers - Repeat Destroyer (transcend) by FatCat Records Demo


Monday, 23 July 2012

Guest Mix No3 - These pretzels are making me thirsty

Another mix from Electric Sound of Joy amigo Dave Von Coda and its a stormer.

A$AP Rocky - Palace
Frank Ocean - Thinking About You
Diana Ross - Love Hangover
Cat Power - Good Woman
Shabazz Palaces - Are you... Can you... Were you? (Felt)
Bob Dylan - Don't Think Twice, It's All Right
Delicate Steve - Butterfly
The Tammys - Egyptian Shumba
Jeffrey Lewis - Don't Be Upset
Henryk Górecki - Symphony #3, Lento E Largo, Tranquillissimo

Stayce Dylan

Quirk pop of the highest order here from Atlantan songstress Stayce Dylan.

Please Don't Feed The Animals by StayceDylan

Wednesday, 18 July 2012

Fake Natives

Mahattanites Fake Natives have a charming way with slightly ramshackle jangle pop. This lead track from their eponymous LP is a superb way to announce themselves.

Fake Natives by Fake Natives


Whimsical Spectrum house from Norwegian outfit folkE.
folkE - Hei by Dayladore Collective

Wednesday, 11 July 2012


Fresh blissful produce from Sheffield's Carnivals.

  Departners by Carnivals

Monday, 9 July 2012


A louche, swirling workout from Toronto's DIANA, garnering much love currently. Born Again by D I A N A

Thursday, 5 July 2012


Mining a similar seam to previous ESOJ star Youth Lagoon, Nashville producer Bedroom has the wistfully wasted sound down to a tee. Bedroom - The Clouds by alltomorrowmusic

Tuesday, 3 July 2012


Weirdo leftfield pop from Brooklyn's Lushes. Harsh by LUSHES

Monday, 2 July 2012


A lovely bit of jangle from Manchester scamps Chateaux. Oh, Darling by Châteaux