Azealia Banks turns into a glamorous 90′s-styled mermaid in this hyperstylized video for her slinky single “Van Vogue.” An irresistible house sample wages war with her cocksure rapping style for a track even better than “212.”
Kanye West’s backup dancers did their own flashmob when they boarded a plane and choreographed an epic routine to the rapper’s song “Runaway.” The video makes the most of each of Kayne’s dancers flair for drama and is a dope companion piece.
The Sea and Cake are currently teasing out tracks for their upcoming album Runner. “On and On” is a caffeinated rocker that flirts with the band’s prog and experimental music leanings.
Moon King, a.k.a. Maddy Wilde and Daniel Woodhead of former Toronto band Spiral Beach, have created a lot of excitement in their debut EP titled Obsession I. The buzzy five-song album can be streamed over at Exclaim and engages in frenetic rock aided by experimental electronic samples and distorted, trippy vocals.
Warp Records house legends Flying Lotus have teamed up Erykah Badu for a smooth track injected with acid jazz. “See Thru To U” uses a lowdown bass sample and tribal rhythms to add hazy, hallucinatory soundscapes.