Episode 3 – Snow Globe

We took a trip to the arctic north in the dead of winter and put together a crackling mix of warm, toasty tracks from the last few years. So come along and fire up up your ears with some awesome electonica, alternative pop and more from around the globe.

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Mexican Institute of Sound – Cumbia Meguro
Souleance – Secoue
The Very Best – Guju Guju
M.I.A. – Space
The 2 Bears – Muizenberg (Remix)
Armadillo – Neón
Chancha Via Circuito – Jardines feat. Lido Pimienta
Domenico + 2 – Possibildade
Cornelius – Night People
Moreno + 2 – Enquanto Isso (Meanwhile)
Shye Ben Tzur, Jonny Greenwood and the Rajasthan Express – Azov
Ibibio Sound Machine – Got to Move, Got to Get Out! (Ana)
Mbongwana Star – Shégué
Alsarah & The Nubatones – Fugu (Chancha Via Circuito Remix)
Shigeto – Pulse
Nicola Cruz – Colibria
Rebel Musical – The Silver feat. Full Violet
Ibeyi – Stranger Lover
Afroelectro – Omin
Jorge Drexler – El Triángulo de las Bermudas
Orchestra of Spheres – Dieuleul-Dieuleul (Remix)
Populous – Brasilia feat. Giorgia Tuma
Algodon Egipcio – La Condicion (La Prueba A)
Gepe – Estado de Vista
Amon Tobin – Nova
Romperayo – Dando Vueltas en Ovni
Basokin – Mulume feat. Mi Amore

Episode 2 – Nocturnes

On the second episode of Sound Contours, darkness falls in a curtain of sexy beats ornamented with guitar and piano melodies, and underpinned with dark, shifty rhythms. Go ahead and launch yourself head-first into a 2-hour set of nocturnal beats and compositions, hailing (mostly) from 2015.

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Jun Miyake – Mad Funny Balance Town
Nosaj Thing – Uv3
sealab 2012 – long. too long
El Mahdy Jr. – B Side (Excerpt)
Shigeto – Do My Thing
Arca – Front Load
Puto Anderson & Deejay NinOo – Gravidez
Normal Nada – Tarraxinha da Calopsita v2
Dawn Richard – Swim Free
yuk. – purple
Gossamer – 3d Relief
Iller – Healings
Lilacs & Champagne – Euro Blow
Gantz – Supreme A
Nomine – To the Sky (feat. lustina)
Event Cloak – Care and Control
Suzanne Kraft – Never Heated
Nicolas Jaar – Don’t Break My Love
John Lemke – Grass Will Grow
Julia Holter – Vasquez
Rival Consoles – Low
Max Cooper & Tom Hodge – Remnants
Beauty Pill – Dog With Rabbit in Mouth Unharmed
James Pants – My Body
katie dey – fear o the dark
Tito Wun & Lorenzo Merluzzo – Drugs
Fifto – Dan Lo

Episode 1 – Electronic(a)

Welcome to the first episode of Sound Contours. It’s December in LA: Dry, occasionally gray and there’s a discomforting amount of sun. Is it El Niño yet or what?

Enjoy our first 2-hour set of songs, sounds and surprises.

Stream it here or listen on iTunes.

George Delerue – Capri
DJ Raff – Sudakaizbeautiful
Flying Lotus – Camera Day
Caribou – Silver
Gobby – Quickie
Harbour – Heartbeat (Prettymuch)
Spectre – Black Abstract Italiano
Lifted – Medicated Yoga
Clark – Com Re-Touch / Pocket for Jack
Le1f – Fry Dem
Kitkkola – Blue Winking
Heathered Pearls – Perfume Catalogue
Tujiko Noriko – Tablet for Memory
Airhead – Masami
Stereolab – Rainbow Conversation
Ahnnu – Elastic
Kutmah – 3rd Eye (Short Version)
Múm – Faraway Swimmingpool
Ikonika – Let a Smile Be (Y) Our Umbrella
Pantha du Prince – Welt Am Draht (Animal Collective Remix)
John Wizards – Limpop
Mount Kimbie – Sketch on Glass (Original Mix)
Deru – Drink it In
Dalhous – DSM-III
Oneohtrix Point Never – Nassau
DVA – No Survi
King Krule – Brain’s Dead
DRC Music – Three Piece Sweet Part 1 & 2 (feat. Bebson)
Tortoise – As You Said
Burnt Friedman & Jake Liebezeit – Sikkerhead
Nu Sound – Wordless Piece