Flying Lotus / Thundercat / Captain Murphy – EU 2014 Tour

BRAINFEEDER 4 – TOKYO, JAPAN 05/23/14

FLYING LOTUS

THUNDERCAT

TEEBS

TAYLOR MCFERRIN

MONO/POLY

and much much more!!!

TICKETS – BEATINK (JP)

遂に・・・フライング・ロータスがフル・ライブセットで登場!!
これはデカい!史上最大のスケールで日本再上陸!!
フライング・ロータス率いる《ブレインフィーダー》のレーベルパーティーが今年も開催決定!!
追加アーティストとして、今年ブレイク必至のテイラー・マクファーリンが登場!3/8よりチケット一般販売開始!

フライング・ロータス主宰レーベル〈BRAINFEEDER〉は、2010年以来ここ日本で開催されているレーベルパーティにおいて、ザ・ガスランプ・キラーやサンダーキャット、ティーブスなど、数多くの才能をブレイクさせてきた。初開催以来4年振りにボスであるフライング・ロータスが登場し、進化を続けるオーディオ/ヴィジュアル・セット『LAYER 3』を披露するなど、出演者、ポップアップ・ショップ等のコンテンツ、会場規模、そのすべてにおいて史上最大のスケールで行われる今回の【BRAINFEEDER 4】 。その中でレーベルが激押しするアーティストこそ、今回追加発表されたテイラー・マクファーリンだ。

コルトレーン一族の末裔であるフライング・ロータス、グラミー賞の栄冠に輝く凄腕ドラマーの兄と世界的ジャズ・ドラマーの父を持つサンダーキャット同様、このテイラー・マクファーリンも、言わずと知れたジャズ界の大御所ヴォーカリストであり、テレビCMなどで誰もが耳にしている口笛ソング「Don’t Worry, Be Happy」で知られるボビー・マクファーリンを父に持つサラブレッドである。自身もホセ・ジェイムズやロバート・グラスパーと共演するなど、その実力が高く評価され、デビュー前にも関わらず多方面から注目と期待を集めてきた。今回リリースが発表されたデビュー・アルバム『Early Riser』には、【BRAINFEEDER 4】 で共に来日を果たすサンダーキャットや、同じく〈Brainfeeder〉に所属するライアットが参加しており、今後さらなる豪華ゲスト陣も明かされる予定だ。今後の発表にも要注目!

さらにBEATINKオフィシャル・オンライン・ショップ “beatkart” で、チケットをご購入いただくと、3/29に待望の2ndアルバム『E s t a r a』をリリースするティーブスのアートワークが施されたスペシャル・チケットが入手可能!

2014.05.23 FRI @ 新木場ageHa
open/start: 22:00
前売チケット: ¥5,500

[ INFORMATION ]

BEATINK : 03-5768-1277 / info@beatink.com

BRAINFEEDER : http://www.brainfeedersite.com/

主催 : SHIBUYA TELEVISION 
企画/制作 : BEATINK
協賛 : BACK CHANNEL

Lapalux – North American Tour 2014

LAPALUX
NORTH AMERICAN TOUR
SPRING 2014

4/24 Glasslands, New York – NY

4/25 Orange Peel @ Moogfest, Asheville – NC

4/26 Kohoutek Music and Arts Festival, Claremont – CA

4/30 Low End Theory, Los Angeles – CA

5/1 Tattoo, Toronto ON

5/2 Eclectic Society, Middletown – CT

5/3 SAT (Societe des Arts Technologiques) w/ CLARK, Montreal – QC

5/6 The Other Side, Denver – CO

5/7 The Parish, Austin – TX

5/9 1015 Folsom, San Francisco – CA

5/10 Fortune Sound Club, Vancouver – BC

4.27 | STRANGELOOP PRESENTS AV SESSIONS.1

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE! /// LIMITED!

A limited number of seats will be outfitted with SubPac Tactile-Sound devices, systems which directly transfer low frequencies to your body. Arrive early for your chance to get one of the coveted seats, and experience bass in a wholly new kind of way!

AV Sessions is produced in association with Strangeloop’s A/V collective Teaching Machine.

Taylor McFerrin – The Antidote (feat. Nai Palm)

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Teebs – E s t a r a

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Teebs
E s t a r a
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1. The Endless
2. View Point
3. Holiday (feat. Jonti)
4. Shoouss Lullaby
5. SOTM
6. Hi Hat (feat. Populous)
7. NY pt 1
8. Piano Days
9. Piano Months
10. NY pt 2 (feat. Prefuse 73)
11. Mondaze
12. Wavxxes (feat. Lars Horntveth)

In Spanish, the word estar means “to be”, but there’s more to it than that. More specifically, estar refers to where someone is at – physically or mentally – at a specific moment. Simply put, there’s nothing permanent about it, which is a big reason why E s t a r a is the perfect title for the second full-length album from Mtendere Mandowa, better known as Los Angeles-based producer Teebs.

In truth, the LP takes its name from the house where much of the record was created. Although Teebs visited a handful of beautiful studios in the hills of Los Angeles in the process of creating the album, he ultimately kept coming back to his modest bedroom studio and the same Fruity Loops-based set-up that he’s been using for years.

When it comes down to it though, what’s changed is Teebs himself. His first full-length, 2010′s Ardour, was an effort that came together in the midst of personal turmoil and the death of his father. In contrast, E s t a r a was created during a period of relative calm; more importantly, the LP encapsulates a time when Teebs – who continues to work steadily as both a producer and a painter – has been making art entirely on his own terms. That freedom has not only strengthened his creative voice, but has also enabled him to craft some of the finest work of his career.

E s t a r a contains plenty of the breezy melodies, rustling rhythms, gauzy atmospherics, and loose ties to hip-hop that have always been present in Teebs’ music, but the LP also finds those elements coming together in a bolder, more cohesive fashion than ever before. Whether he’s swirling melodic textures on songs like “The Endless” and “View Point”, flirting with leftfield pop on collaborative efforts “Holiday” (featuring Jonti) and “Hi Hat” (featuring Populous), looping guitars on “Shoouss Lullaby” and “NY pt. 2″ (featuring his Sons of the Morning partner Prefuse 73), or getting pensive on the shuffling “NY pt. 1″ and the melancholy “Piano Days”, Teebs sounds sharply focused, impeccably nuanced, and spiritually potent.

In the end, E s t a r a is absolutely, undeniably a representation of Teebs, but Teebs as he is right now. He may no longer be the upstart beatmaker that FlyLo once took under his wing, but that doesn’t mean that Teebs has shed his past – he’s simply evolved from it.

E s t a r a is a remarkable album in its own right, but it’s ultimately just the latest step in what has already been an incredibly fruitful musical journey. We can only hope that every chapter of Teebs’ story will prove to be this engaging

Teebs – Holiday (feat. Jonti) (From “E s t a r a” out 04/08/14)

From the forthcoming album “E s t a r a” to be released April 8th 2014.

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Azizi Gibson, Ras G, The Underachievers – On Tour

Teebs / Ante Vos / the artwork of Mtendere Mandowa

TEEBS / ANTE VOS / Part 1 artwork of Mtendere Mandowa from Theo Jemison on Vimeo.

A follow up of Teebs' 2009 record sleeve series, Ante Vos is a collection of 400 sleeves with guest collaborations. The show also features three weekends of events with special visual & sound releases catered specifically to each night.

Music taken from Teebs upcoming 2nd album release ESTARA out April 6th, 2014 on Brainfeeder.

Teebs – E s t a r a on iTunes

Photography By : Theo Jemison

Edited By : StrangeLoop

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