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Interview: Young Empires

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Category: Interview

Jul 24, 2012

Hot off a month of shows in the United States and Canada, Toronto’s Young Empires played the final afternoon of Ottawa’s Bluesfest. Salacious Sound sat down with the band’s guitarist […]

Six Producers Worth Their Salt #002

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Category: Audio, Six producers worth their salt

Jul 20, 2012

Six producers worth their salt is a weekly column which features six relevant, up-and-coming, under-exposed, or disruptively innovative musicians in a particular genre-space. Every Friday we’ll put together a list […]

Outside Lands Music, Food, and Art Festival – August 10-12 San Francisco

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Jul 18, 2012

The San Francisco Bay Area is a hub of creativity and artistic expression in the modern world. With world renowned galleries, restaurants, venues, and more, it’s a fantastic place to […]

Halftime Photo Gallery – Bluesfest Ottawa – July 4th to 10th

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Category: Features, Photo Gallery

Jul 11, 2012

SalaciousSound is covering this year’s Bluesfest in Ottawa and photographed artists mainly playing on the Electro Stage and River Stage. Due to artist permissions so far we have been unable […]

Locals Only Festival – Festival of music, food and art (Toronto)

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Category: Show Preview

Jul 5, 2012

This Saturday SalaciousSound is teaming up with Earmilk, Pink Mafia, and TheNewToronto to present different aspects of the music lineup for Toronto’s first annual Local’s Only. The event aims to […]

Mad Decent Block Party 2012 Dates Announced

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Category: News

Jun 22, 2012

  Nothing quite beats the heat of summer than a free concert or two, and Mad Decent has you covered for five. It’s that time of year again and the […]

Justice, M83, Austra, Buraka Som Sistema to play outdoor concert in Toronto August 4

Justice & M83 @ Fort York

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Category: Show Preview

Jun 5, 2012

Buy tickets here. Official Facebook event. In just a few short months, four of the most interesting electronic-indie crossover acts of the moment will descend on the Fort York Garrison […]

Over $1000 in prizes to be won in the Mimi Page remix competition

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Category: Contests

May 26, 2012

I had a listen to Mimi Page’s music several weeks ago, and immediately agreed to become a part of the judges panel for a remix competition that Miso Media, SOL REPUBLIC, and DJ WOOOOO are […]

Nicolas Jaar – Essential Mix

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Category: DJ Mix

May 19, 2012

Download Nicolas Jaar’s eclectic, 2-hour long BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix (featuring: Jay-Z, Jonny Greenwood, Aphex Twin, Feist, NSYNC, The Field and many, many more)

M83 @ The Sound Academy 05.06.2012 [show review]

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Category: Concert Footage, Show Review

May 9, 2012

My recollection of M83‘s sold-out performance at the Sound Academy this past Sunday is somewhat of a hazy blur, thanks in part to a wisdom teeth operation I underwent the […]

Download Major Lazer’s brand new single – “Get Free”

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Apr 16, 2012

featuring the lovely Amber Coffman on vocals

Drake working with Jamie xx extensively on third studio album

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Mar 29, 2012

Drake is in London right now, and took some time yesterday to speak with Kiss FM. In the chat he revealed some interesting insights about what he’s working on right […]

Live streaming on SalaciousSound: The Roots & more perform for in-person and internet audience [SXSW2012]

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Category: News, SXSW2012

Mar 15, 2012

This coming Saturday, March 17th from 12-6pm SalaciousSound will be taking part in a live-streaming webcasted showcase at SXSW 2012. The event, presented by MOG and Inspired by Intel, will […]

Show preview: MOG at the Mohawk featuring The Roots [SXSW2012]

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Category: News, SXSW2012

Mar 14, 2012

The opportunities at SXSW 2012 are plentiful – so many such that you just can’t take it all in. So it’s with care and excitement that I’ve chosen to check […]

Why do you fail to recognize beauty?

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Category: Music Commentary

Feb 20, 2012

A man sat at a metro station in Washington DC and started to play the violin; it was a cold January morning. He played six Bach pieces for about 45 minutes. During that time, since it was rush hour, it was calculated that 1,100 people went through the station, most of them on their way to work.

Watch YACHT’s latest [music video]

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Category: Music Videos

Feb 17, 2012

It’s been my experience that everything YACHT puts out is something like a universe unto its own. So like ‘See Mystery Lights’, Shangri-LA, their latest work is visual, audible, and […]

Bonnaroo headliners and first round line-up announced

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Feb 14, 2012

The 2012 Bonnaroo festival, taking place June 7-10 2012 in Manchester, Tennessee will feature the following lineup as announced at this time:

Watch OK Go play over 1000 instruments in their new music video

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Category: Music Videos

Feb 6, 2012

To execute this monumental and frankly insane video, OK Go set up over 1000 instruments over two miles of desert outside Los Angeles. It took 4 months of preparation and […]

Gotye’s “Somebody That I Used to Know” remixed by Mr. Charlton

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Feb 1, 2012

Yesterday, Mr. Charlton released this remix for Gotye’s “Somebody That I Used to Know” on his Soundcloud His rendition brings the emotion of the original onto the dancefloor. Check it out […]

James Blake – A Case of You [Music Video]

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Category: Audio

Dec 20, 2011

I’m staying with my mummy for Christmas and despite the fact that she crept up behind me and said “I LOVE THIS SONG” while I was watching this video, shot […]

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