SAFIA Paranoi, Ghosts & Other Sounds

Princes of electronic-pop with a nu-soul bent and Canberra-based overachievers SAFIA have kicked off 2014 in style. Having just announced that they will support Kiwi queen bee Lorde on her Australian tour, the trio are also revelling in the success of their latest single, Paranoia, Ghosts & Other Sounds. The single hit the #1 spot on Hype Machine, racking up almost 80K Soundcloud plays. Their layered, warm production style and intricate vocal stylings of frontman Benjamin Joseph won hearts instantly, taking out a position in triple J’s hottest 100 and putting the band on the shortlist of acts bound to break out … Continue reading SAFIA Paranoi, Ghosts & Other Sounds

Childish Gambino – 3005 (Paces Remix)

Mikey Perry, aka Paces, has been a busy guy. Whether he’s being named a ‘Top New Producer to Watch‘ by inthemix; receiveing national airplay love on triple j; remixing the likes of Parachute Youth, YesYou and Sampology; supporting beat-maker extraordinaire Lunice; or having his bootleg of “Angels” (The xx) receive over 20,000 plays on Soundcloud (cracking the ‘Top 20 Most Popular‘ tracks on HypeM).. He certainly shows no signs of slowing down. Paces‘ unique sound, a moody combination of 808 drums, chopped vocal samples, synths, wonky pianos and harps could sit at home amongst any of his musical idols. Think … Continue reading Childish Gambino – 3005 (Paces Remix)

Paces – The Pact EP

Brown Bear Entertainment is proud to announce Gold Coast beat-maker Paces debut release The Pact, with title single featuring Chela, out now on groundbreaking US label Symbols and The Pact Australian tour locked in for August.  With the preview of The Pact EP clocking up a massive 10,000 plays in 10 days, there is more great news from Paces today with his debut EP out now on iTunes | Beatport | Juno and a 6-date national tour announced for August! Hitting the coolest venues around the country, The Pact Tour will feature Paces in full live mode (Ableton, MPD, drum pads) … Continue reading Paces – The Pact EP