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TENDER – NADIR (Pop – UK)

Tender
London duo Tender shared their latest single “Nadir” via their SoundCloud in May and the song has already racked up over 60K plays. This is the first single taken off Tender’s forthcoming debut album, Modern Addiction, out Sept 1st on Partisan Records.

Tender is the musical union of Dan Cobb and James Cullen, two friends who have been creating dark and seductive grooves in their North London basement for the last couple of years.

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THE LEGENDS – NIGHTSHIFT (Electro/Disco – Sweden)

The Legends
Stockholm-based multitalented artist Johan Angergård (one half of Club 8, one fourth of Acid House Kings, one half of Pallers) returns with his 6th album as The Legends. “Nightshift” is an album brimful of lazy space-funk, electro-noir, and retro pop frenzy, and it represents a change in direction after 2009’s noise-pop debut LP Over And Over and 2015’s fragile and romantic It’s Love.

The album sees Angergård taking full ownership of his solo project, bringing The Legends on to his label Labrador Records (home to Pallers, Club 8, The Radio Dept. and more). “I’m more self-confident today,” he explains, “and figured I might as well go all DIY again.”

On this third LP the artist embraces his inner tech geek with a heavy dose of vocoders and analogue synthesizers. The new 16-track collection was inspired by the funkiest electronic music he could find: “I love Futurism. I love the dynamism of modern technology. I love the endless possibilities… ‘Nightshift’ might be a night album, but it’s lit up by neon.”

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GOLDEN VESSEL – SHOULDERS (Alt/RnB – Australia)

Golden Vessel

Rising Australian multi-talented artist Golden Vessel (born Max Byrne) is back with “Shoulders”, the latest preview of his second EP. Released in collaboration with Exist Recordings (a label founded by none other than The Kite String Tangle), “Shoulders” sees the Brisbane-based producer venture further into soundscapes mixing sultry R&B and future electronica with a sprinkling of hip-hop edge.

Influenced by Flume, James Blake or Chet Faker, Byrne’s smooth blend of bouncy down-tempo beats and wonky synths create the perfect backdrop for some seriously infectious vocals provided by fellow Brisbanites, and accomplished artists in their own right, Elkkle and Mallrat. A match made in heaven if there ever was one!

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THE ASTON SHUFFLE – PASS YOU BY (House/Electro – Australia)

The Aston Shuffle

Australian dance duo The Aston Shuffle is back with a new original that will get your feet moving and your body grooving. Vance Musgrove and Mikah Freeman recently dropped their latest single “Pass You By” on Belgian electro genius The Magician’s imprint Potion.

“Pass You By” features a bouncy upbeat melody, a heavy house groove with intense beats, uplifting piano riffs, and chopped up vocals from the young and talented Ryan Ashley.

With its perfect blend of pop, electro and house, the track screams get on your feet and move. “Pass You By” is both extremely radio friendly and very good club material, making it the perfect track to fill any dance floor.

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DIM SUM – RIGHT TRACK (House/Pop – France)

DIM SUM

French electronic artist/producer Dim Sum is back with new single “Right Track” featuring the gorgeous vocal stylings of French artist Nina Lili J. Brought to you by indie label Soundress, the song is the lead single and title track from Dim Sum’s forthcoming EP, which will be released just after the summer. “Right Track” combines the best of Dim Sum: sparkling electronic beats matched with alluringly featherlight vocals making for a delightfully summery tune, ideal for a late afternoon pool party.

Dim Sum first debuted 3 years ago with “Coucou Disco”, a nu disco anthem, and has maintained a strong profile in the electro/disco scene ever since. The new single follows the enormous success “High Love,” which has received over 5 million streams on Spotify alone.

In addition to originals, Dim Sum regularly remixes international talent, pumping out remixes for acts such as Ra Ra Riot, Poom and Christine & The Queens. Noteworthy remixes also include Odesza, Foster the People, Panama Wedding…

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