Friday, 31 August 2012

Ringo Deathstarr - Rip (Video)


"Rip" will be released on 10th September through Club AC30 Records.

Johan Reinhold - Heart In A Jar

If Niki & the Dove and Miike Snow had a baby would it sound like this? That is the question Johan posed when he sent this through. While I can't quite comment on that I can confirm that "Heart In A Jar" is well worth a play or two!

Nas - Bye Baby (Video)

A deep and personal song by Nas.

Video directed by Aristotle.

Buy "Bye Baby": iTunes UK | iTunes US

Thursday, 30 August 2012

Cynikal ft. Cynthia Erivo - Won't Let You Down (Video)

"Won't Let You Down" is taken from Cynikal's Breakfast mixtape, which is one of the mixtape's of the year so far.

Video directed by Chas Appeti and Simon Dewey.

The Presets - Ghosts (Video)

An easy choice for today's Song of The Day.

Video directed by Abteen Bagheri.

Buy "Ghosts": iTunes UK | iTunes US

Luke Sital-Singh - Fail For You (Video)

A cool video for an awesome tune.

Video directed by Joseph Rodrigues Marsh.

KOF - Get Out (Video)

"Get Out" is the latest single to be taken from KOF's An Alternative Soul EP which is out now.

Video directed by KOF & Shiverhawk.

Wednesday, 29 August 2012

Julia Marcell - I Wanna Get On Fire (Video)

An absolutely brilliant tune that only seems to be available on for some reason.

Video directed by Julia Marcell & Iwona Bielecka.

iAm1 - Wake You

It's been a while since iAm1 were last featured on Best In New Music, but the boys are back with a new track produced by Klimeks from their new EP, 14 12 08.

FREE DOWNLOAD: iAm1 - Wake You

Previously: iAm1 - Opening Ground

Kenton Slash Demon - ORE (Video)

A video that's every bit as weird and wonderful as the song!

Video diretced by Dark Matters.

FREE DOWNLOAD: Kenton Slash Demon - ORE

Rudi Zygadlo - Arrows (Bobby Tank Remix)

Rudi Zygadlo's "Arrows" gets a remix courtesy of maximalist UK producer Bobby Tank.

Buy "Arrows": iTunes UK | iTunes US

Bondax - Baby I Got That (Video)

Tune! Thought it would be out by now though..

Fat Joe - Pride N Joy ft. Kanye West (Video)

A pretty bog standard Hip Hop video for a track with an extraordinary lineup: Fat Joe featuring Kanye West, Jadakiss, Miguel, Mos Def, DJ Khaled, Roscoe Dash, Busta Rhymes & Ashanti!

Video directed by  Hype Williams.

Buy "Pride N Joy"iTunes UK | iTunes US

Face + Heel - Lust

Face + Heel are a boy/girl duo from London/Cardiff. that formed in the summer of 2011. Going on the basis of "Lust" they'll have alot to offer the world of music and hearing what else they come out with will be interesting.

Al Lewis - Treading Water (Video)

"Treading Water" is the lead single from Al Lewis's new album Battles, which was recorded and produced by Charlie Peakcock (Producer of the double Grammy award winning act The Civil Wars). "Treading Water" is available to buy now on iTunes UK & iTunes US.

Syron - Breaking (Video)

All round wickidness from Syron! A big tune and a cool video.

"Breaking" is released on 3rd September through Black Butter Records

Tuesday, 28 August 2012

Everything Everything - Cough Cough (Video)

"Cough Cough’" is the lead single from Everything Everything's forthcoming second album Arc and will be released 14th October on RCA Victor. I can't get enough of this song!

Video directed by Jon Everything.

Tickets for Everything Everything's October tour go on sale on Friday 31st August:
21/10/12 Cockpit, Leeds -
22/10/12 Gorilla, Manchester -
23/10/12 Village Underground, London
24/10/12 Rescue Rooms, Nottingham -
26/10/12 King Tuts, Glasgow -

Usher - Climax (Distinction Remix)

Distiction's big remix of Usher's "Climax" which is taken from his forthcoming RVST mixtape.

Calvin Harris feat. Florence and The Machine - Sweet Nothing

After Calvin Harris remixed Florence and The Machine's "Spectrum", Florence repays the favour by appearing on his new single.

Kodaline - All I Want (Video)

Kodaline's moving visuals for the latest single to be taken from the band's self titled debut EP, which is released on 9th September through RCA Victor: iTunes UK | iTunes US.

Bridget Kelly - Special Delivery

Not sure how long it is before we get an album from Bridget Kelly, but I hope that it's soon!

Monday, 27 August 2012

Unbuttoned - Ruler Of The Sun (Video)

Unbuttoned are a Toronto based four piece band, who describe themselves as an "Indie RnB-Electro Soul band". "Ruler Of The Sun" is taken from Unbuttoned's debut album, Electric Kingdom, which is available to download now from Unbuttoned's Bandcamp page.

Video directed byMatthew Shoalts.

The Staves - Icarus ft. Keaton Henson (Video)

The Staves' brilliant version of "Icarus" in which they're joined by Keaton Henson.

Kristina Train - Dream Of Me (Video)

A cool Soulful jam from Kristina Train.

Video directed by Cameron Duddy.

Buy "Dream of Me": iTunes UK | iTunes US

Ed Drewett - Summer (Video)

Glad to see that Ed took my advice and made "Summer" his next single!

Dan Croll - From Nowhere


"From Nowhere" is released on 17th September.

Sunday, 26 August 2012

Lunar C feat. Dot Rotten - Obstacles (Video)

Looking forward to hearing Lunar C's SewerSideSex mixtape when it's released based on this showing.

Video diretced by James Partridge.

Friday, 24 August 2012

Heart Streets - Nonchalant (Video)

Heart Streets are a duo well worth checking out if you haven't already.

Video directed by Laurence Davidson.

FAYE - Water Against The Rocks (Museum Of Bellas Artes Remix)

Museum Of Bellas Artes' remix of FAYE's "Water Against The Rocks" might just be better than the original.

Two Door Cinema Club - Beacon (Full Album Stream)

Two Door Cinema Club's new album, Beacon, is released on 3rd September/ 4th September and is available to pre-orer now on iTunes UK & iTunes US. But there's no need to wait until next month to hear it, enjoy a stream of the whole album album above.

Nicki Minaj - I Am Your Leader feat Rick Ross & Cam'ron (Video)

Killa Cam'ron's back..

Video directed by Colin Tilley.

Bastille - Bad Blood (Video)


Buy "Bad Blood": iTunes UK | iTunes US

Thursday, 23 August 2012

Major Lazer - Get Free feat. Amber (of Dirty Projectors) (Video)

"Get Free" is the first single from Major Lazer's new album Major Lazer Frees The Universe and it's a big one!

Video directed by SoMe.

Wiley - Weekend Gyal

Not content with his recent UK Number 1 "Heatwave", Wiley is back with more newness. This is good enough to have been on a Wiley album I reckon!

FREE DOWNLOAD: Wiley - Weekend Gyal

Lupe Fiasco - Bitch Bad (Video)

Wow from beginning to end, this is a powerful video!

Buy "Bitch Bad"iTunes UK | iTunes US

Hundred Waters - Thistle EP

Hundred Waters is an artistic collective comprised of two women, three men, and one house, in which most of their creation happens. The group are signed to three-time Grammy award winner Skrillex's OWSLA label and have just released their Thistle EP. It includes some pretty big remixes by the likes of Star Slinger, AraabMuzik, TOKiMONSTA, Lockah and Different Sleep & Troublemaker and is well worth checking out.

Photo credit: Jennifer Jones.

Blood Red Shoes - In Time To Voices (Video)

Blood Red Shoes' Laura-Mary Carter is not one to mess with, by the evidence of this video at least! Video directed by Craig Murray.

"In Time To Voices" is released on 27th August.

DJ Fresh ft RaVaughn - The Feeling (Video)

"Feeling" is released on 23rd September through Ministry of Sound Recordings.

JJ DOOM - Guv'nor (Video)

In the two and a bit years I've been running Best In New Music, this is my first opportunity to post a DOOM video. Boy was it worth the wait!

Video directed by Ninian Doff.

"Guv'nor" is taken from Jneiro Jarel and DOOM's new album Keys To The Cuffs which is out now on iTunes UK & iTunes US.

Toddla T x Cleo Sol feat. Scrufizzer - Code To Crack (Carnival Mix)

Two of West London's fastest rising stars Cleo Sol and Scrufizzer join Toddla T on his latest banger "Code To Crack".

Wednesday, 22 August 2012

ML - On A Rampage

"On A Rampage" is the latest track to leak from ML'S forthcoming EP, As The Crow Flies, which I hope is released soon!


Previously: ML - Heartache

Grimes - Genesis (Video)

When you watch as many music videos as I do every day they can get a bit repetitive. Thank god for Gaga Grimes!

Funeral Suits - Hands Down

"Hands Down" is the fourth single to be taken from Funeral Suits' debut album Lily of the Valley and will be released on 15th October. The song takes a while to get going but it's brilliant when it does.

Lianne La Havas - Forget (Video)

Lianne La Havas' pretty awesome new video for "Forget", even though she already shot one!

Tuesday, 21 August 2012

Mariah Carey - Triumphant (Get 'Em) ft. Rick Ross & Meek Mill (Video)

Mariah's back..

Video Brett Ratner.

Devlin ft Ed Sheeran & Labrinth - No Church In The Wild (Video)

Devlin was joined by Ed Sheeran & Labrinth for a rendition of Jay-Z and Kanye West's "No Church In The Wild" in the Live Lounge today. Nice choice of song.

Smoke Fairies - Let Me Know (Video)

"Let Me Know" is available to buy now iTunes UK & iTunes US, with a limited-edition 7" vinyl released on 10th September via V2. Smoke Fairies will be touring the UK through September and October, head to for more info.

Video shot & edited by Joe Morris.

Joshua Michael Robinson - Broken Sling

"Broken Sling" is the brilliant closing track to Joshua Michael Robinson's debut album Intentions. You can stream the album on AOL Music and it's also available to buy now on iTunes UK & iTunes US.

Frank Ocean - Pyramids (Kastle Remix)

Been waiting for this for a while now, great to finally hear it!