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James Murphy Made With Tennis Data

James Murphy “Match 176″ Preview

When we heard James Murphy was spending time making music from data collected at U.S. Open tennis matches we were a little skeptical to say the least. Today he has released the first taste in a series of remixes set to appear [...]

December 16, 2014 Music
David Bowie Love Is Lost James Murphy DFA Video

David Bowie “Love Is Lost” (Hello Steve Reich Mix by James Murphy for the DFA) Video

David Bowie gets creepy in the video for his 10-minute remix of “Love Is Lost” by James Murphy. The video was shot and edited in Bowie’s New York office on a budget of roughly $13 and features puppets from Bowie’s [...]

November 1, 2013 Music
LCD Soundsystem James Murphy remixes David Bowie Love Is Lost

David Bowie “Love Is Lost” (Hello Steve Reich Mix by James Murphy for the DFA)

In a fantastic twist of musical fate LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy has remixed David Bowie’s “Love is Lost” into a ten-minute masterpiece. The massive blip-heavy track will appear alongside two other new tracks on the deluxe edition of The Next Day. Listen [...]

October 11, 2013 Music

First Listen: Arcade Fire “Reflektor”

About half an hour ago Arcade Fire’s “Reflektor” single leaked two days early and is nearly breaking the internet. After working with LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy on the record, we can definitely hear his creative genius and input behind this [...]

September 7, 2013 Music
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Holy Ghost! “Teenagers In Heat”

New York Electro-Pop outfit, Holy Ghost! have released a new track from their forthcoming, sophomore album Dynamics, out September 10 via DFA. The single, “Teenagers in Heat” was co-produced by musical-martyr and label founder James Murphy and will be released [...]

July 10, 2013 Music
Red Bull Music Academy 12 Years of DFA Too Old To Be New Too New To Be Classic

Red Bull Music Academy presents ’12 Years of DFA: Too Old To Be New, Too New To Be Classic’

Red Bull Music Academy has put together a fantastic mini-documentary about iconic New York indie label DFA. Running about twelve minutes long and narrated by Marc Maron, the pieces features music and appearances from James Murphy, LCD Soundsystem, The Rapture, [...]

May 14, 2013 Music
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Mosquito

Yeah Yeah Yeahs ‘Mosquito’ Track List

Yesterday Yeah Yeah Yeahs released their first track “Sacrilege” off their forthcoming album Mosquito, and now we’ve got a full track listing and album art above. [...]

February 26, 2013 Music
Pulp After You on The Jonathan Ross Show

Pulp perform “After You” on ‘The Jonathan Ross Show’

Over the weekend, British angst rock band Pulp made an appearance on the British talk show “The Jonathan Ross Show“. The performance was their first television appearance in over ten years [...]

February 4, 2013 Music
James Murphy Jimmy Fallon

Video: James Murphy on Jimmy Fallon

James Murphy sits down with Jimmy Fallon on Wednesday night to talk about the worldwide premier of the LCD Soundsystem documentary Shut Up and Play The Hits, which opens on July 18th. [...]

July 13, 2012 Movies, Music
Dance Yrself Clean from Shut Up And Play The Hits

Video: “Dance Yrself Clean” from Shut Up And Play The Hits

As we approach Shut Up And Play The Hits‘ wider release date on July 18th, this clip has just popped up online thanks to Pitchfork, of LCD Soundsystem’s final show opening “Dance Yrself Clean”.  [...]

June 11, 2012 Music
Shut Up And Play The Hits Hot Docs 2012

Review: ‘Shut Up And Play The Hits’

When LCD Soundsystem announced they were “… retiring from the game. Gettin’ out. Movin’ on” online last year following one last show at Madison Square Gardens, fans clamored for tickets to their coveted farewell. Shut Up and Play the Hits follows [...]

June 10, 2012 Movies, Music
Roots Picnic 2012 The Roots Kid Cudi James Murphy De La Soul tUnE-yArDs more

Live Music: Roots Picnic 2012 Announcement – The Roots, Kid Cudi, James Murphy (LCD Soundsystem), De La Soul, tUnE-yArDs, & more

The lineup for the 5th annual Roots Picnic has just been released, and it’s crazy good! The two-day music festival which is organized and headlined by The Roots, will take place June 2nd and 3rd 2012 in Philadelphia. [...]

March 15, 2012 Concert Reviews, Music
Gorillaz Andre 3000 James Murphy DoYaThing

Music Video: Gorillaz, Andre 3000 & James Murphy “DoYaThing”

It’s been circulating the internets for a couple of weeks now, but today Converse unveils the official video for the collaborative track with industry giants Gorillaz, James Murphy and Andre 3000. [...]

February 29, 2012 Music
Holy Ghost! Hold My Breath Video

Music Video: Holy Ghost! “Hold My Breath”

We’re about a month out from the highly anticipated Holy Ghost! solo tour date in Toronto and this video for “Hold My Breath” off their self titled album is getting us pretty excited to see them live again in an [...]

September 28, 2011 Music
inCase x DFA iPhone 4 Case

Incase x DFA iPhone 4 Case & Exclusive Mix

Here’s what all you iPhone/Music hipsters have been waiting for, the limited edition DFA Snap Case by Incase. The case comes emblazoned with the DFA Records lightning bolt logo, originally drawn by label co-founder James Murphy, which is repeated and [...]

August 24, 2011 Music, Tech