UR1 Festival adds Animal Collective, Jane’s Addiction and more


After a previous announcement of headliners Lou Reed and Kanye West, UR1 Music Festival has announced its next string of artists. The new additions include: – Animal Collective – Dead Can Dance – Flying Lotus – Jane’s Addiction – Zola Jesus – Tanlines – Peter Murphy – Holy Ghost! – Wild Nothing – Glass Candy [...]

Watch: Flying Lotus – Putty Boy Strut

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Today, electronic artist Flying Lotus has released another track from the forthcoming Until the Quiet Comes, set for release October 2nd via Warp. The video, created by notable animator Cyriak, appears to be a blend of Katamari Damacy meets WALL-E. Check out the video as well as tour dates through November below. Flying Lotus 2012 [...]

Flying Lotus Announces More Album Details, Fall Tour Dates

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Steven Ellison, better known as Flying Lotus, just announced more details about his upcoming third album, along with a massive fall tour. Earlier this week, Ellison said that the album, entitled Until the Quiet Comes, will be released via Warp Records on Oct. 2 in the United States (Oct. 1 in the United Kingdom) and [...]

Video: Blu – “DOINNOTHIN” (ft. U-God)


Los Angeles artist Blu has been quite the mysterious presence in the mainstream music scene as he simply leaked his Warner Bros. album NoYork  to the public this past Summer. Here is a new music video for the intro track to the album, “DOINNOTHIN” featuring U-God of the Wu-Tang Clan and produced by Flying Lotus.

Concert Review: Low End Theory @ Eagle Rock Music Festival


The Los Angeles beat scene made a bold statement this past weekend as 10,000+ people flooded the streets surrounding the Low End Theory Stage at LA’s 13th Annual Eagle Rock Music Festival. The 12 stage outdoor street event boasted over 50+ local artists in the span of 6 hours essentially for free ($5 optional donation).

James Blake Plays Surprise DJ Set in Los Angeles


Last night (9/14/11) at Low End Theory, a weekly getdown at Los Angeles’ The Airliner club that has been considered the home and stomping grounds of the LA beat scene, James Blake made a surprise appearance and manned the turntables for a guest DJ set. Blake was also accompanied by buzzing LA producer Flying Lotus, [...]

Thom Yorke’s New Band Atoms For Peace Announces Short Tour


Thom Yorke has announced on Radiohead’s blog that Atoms for Peace, his newest band, will play a short tour this April leading up to Coachella, with Flying Lotus as the opener. Atoms For Peace includes Radiohead producer Nigel Godrich and Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea. For ticket information, go to radiohead.com/tourdates. Tickets will go on sale next month [...]

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Thom Yorke has announced