Tuesday, February 22, 2011

The Cars Roar Back!

"I never thought I'd make another Cars record"- Ric Ocasek

Groundbreaking late 70s/early 80s New Wavers, The Cars, have reunited and recorded a new album. The Cars first studio album in 24 years, "Move Like This" will be released on May 10th by Hear Music. Includes the original line up minus the late, great, Ben Orr.

Here is the first single, "Blue Tip":

Los Angeles DJ

Saturday, February 12, 2011

Free New Music From R.E.M., SXSW, The Radio Dept.

FREE MP3 Download Song of the Week:

Delightfully catchy, this week's song sounds a bit like New Order on Prozac. Download it here: The Radio Dept.- "On Your Side"

More FREE:

Shannon and the Clams- "Sleep Talk"

Fitz & The Tantrums- "L.O.V."

Robbie Fulks- "I Told Her Lies"

Yuck- "Georgia"

R.E.M.- "Oh My Heart"

Moon Duo- "Mazes"

British Sea Power- "Who's In Control"

Ume- "Sunshower"

Tog- "Sansen"

Cut Copy - "Take Me Over" (Midnight Magic Remix)

Pomegranates- "Coriander"

The Seedy Seeds- "Verb Noun"

Amazon.com 2 bucks in credit towards MP3 Purchases:

Enter code: VDAYMP3S

Click in in upper right hand corner where it says: "Redeem a gift card or promotion code & view balance"

Good through the 14th.

SXSW 2011 Free Songs


SXSW 2011 Free MP3s Part 1 (Download):

American Music Club, 'All The Lost Souls Welcome You to San Fransisco'
An Horse, 'Postcards'
Ancient Astronauts feat. Raashan Ahmad, 'Risin' High'
Apache Beat, 'Another Day'
April Smith and the Great Picture Show, 'Colors'
Arms, 'Emily Sue Pt. 2' (BRAHMS Remix)
Army Navy, 'My Thin Sides'
Asobi Seksu, 'Trails'
Bad Veins, 'Gold and Warm'
Bahamas, 'Sunshine Blues'
Barcelona, 'It's About Time'
Beach Fossils, 'Youth'
Bear Hands, 'What a Drag'
Beni, 'Maximus' (Harvard Bass Remix)
Bikini, 'American Mourning'
Birds of Avalon, 'Invasion'
Black Lips, 'Short Fuse'
Bonjay, 'Stumble'
Brandt Brauer Frick, 'Berlin'
Brett Dennen feat. Femi Kuti, 'Make You Crazy'
Buck 65, 'Shutter Buggin'
Cadence Weapon, 'House Music'
Caitlin Rose, 'Sinful Wishing Well'
California Wives, 'Purple'
Callers, 'You Are an Arc'
Chappo, 'Sweet Sigh'
Charles Bradley, 'Now That I'm Gone'
Chromeo, 'Tenderoni'
Cloud Nothings, 'Understand At All'
Cold War Kids, 'Hang Me Up To Dry'
Colour Revolt, 'Naked and Red'
Cruel Black Dove, 'Isolation'
Dale Earnhardt Jr., 'Vocal Chords'
Damien Jurado, 'Cloudy Shoes'
Datarock, 'True Stories'
Deer Tick, 'Christmas All Summer Long'
Eksi Ekso, 'Killing Texas'
Eli "Paperboy" Reed and The True Loves, 'Am I Wasting My Time'
Elizabeth and The Catapult, 'Taller Children'
Eternal Summers, 'Pogo'
Fake Problems, 'Soulless'
Fitz and The Tantrums, 'Brakin' the Chains of Love'
Flosstradamus feat. Caroline Polacheck, 'Big Bills' (Flosstradamus Powe House Remix)
Franz Nicolay, 'This Is Not a Pipe'
Fredrik, 'Dance of the Peacock Phantom'
Friendly Fires, 'Jump in the Pool'
Gold Panda, 'Snow and Taxis'
Har Mar Superstar, 'Tall Boy'

SXSW 2011 Free MP3s Part 2 (Download):

Holiday Shores, 'Phones Don't Feud'
Home Video, 'I Can Make You Feel It'
Hooray for Earth, 'Surrounded by Your Friends'
Houses, 'Soak It Up'
Hurray for the Riff Raff, 'Bricks'
Indian Jewelry, 'Oceans'
Innerpartysystem, 'Don't Stop'
Ivan & Alyosha, 'Glorify'
James Vincent McMorrow, 'If I Had a Boat'
Jeff the Brotherhood, 'Bone Jam'
Jeremy Messersmith, 'Organ Donor'
Joan of Arc, 'Explain Yourself #2'
John Grant, 'Marz'
John Vanderslice, 'Sea Salt'
Josh Ritter, 'To the Dogs or Whoever'
Jukebox the Ghost, 'Empire'
Kevin Devine, 'She Stayed as Steam'
Kid Infinity, 'P.Y.C.O.'
K's Choice, 'Echo Mountain'
Letting Up Despite Great Faults, 'In Steps'
Liam Finn feat. Eliza Jane, 'Plane Crash'
Light Pollution, 'Oh, Ivory!'
Living Things, 'Let It Rain'
Locksley, 'All Over Again'
Lord Huron, 'Mighty'
Maritime, 'Paraphernalia'
Matthew and the Arrogant Sea, 'Pretty Purple Top Hat'
Mexican Institute of Sound, 'Alocatel' (Ad Rock Remix)
Mexicans With Guns feat. Chico Mann, 'Me Gusto'
Miniature Tigers, 'Cannibal Queen'
Monareta, 'Llama'
Moneybrother, 'Born Under a Bad Sign'
MSTRKRFT feat. Nore, 'Bounce' (Felix Cartal Remix)
Netherfriends, 'Tac Tac'
Nicole Atkins, 'Vultures'
Nite Jewel, 'Am I Real?'
Obits, 'Two-Headed Coin'
OFF!, 'Upsidedown'
Oh Land, 'Sun of a Gun'
Oh No Oh My, 'Brains'
Olof Arnalds, 'Klara'
O'Spada, 'Time'
Paleo, 'World's Smallest Violin'
Papercranes, 'Synapses'
Pete and the Pirates, 'Selena'
Poirier, 'Marathon'

SXSW 2011 Free MP3s Part 3 (Download):

Portugal. The Man, 'People Say'
P.O.S., 'Never Better'
Professor Green, 'Ballers is Bouncin (London)'
Pujol, 'Too Safe'
Rah Rah, 'Salty Cities'
Revolver, 'Get Around Town'
Royal Bangs, 'My Car is Haunted'
Say Hi, 'Devils'
Screaming Females, 'Wild'
Secret Cities, 'Pink City'
Shilpa Ray and Her Happy Hookers, 'Venus Shaver'
Smoosh, 'This Modern Love (Bloc Party Cover)'
Social Studies, 'Weathered White'
Solid Gold, 'Get Over It'
Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin, 'Sink/Let It Sway'
Sounds Under Radio, 'Portrait of a Summer Thief'
Sugar & Gold, 'Aya' (Justin Van Der Volgen Remix)
Surf City, 'Crazy Rulers of the World'
Surfer Blood, 'Swim'
Suuns, 'Arena'
Takka Takka, 'Everybody Say'
The Antlers, 'Two'
The Black Angels, 'Telephone'
The Black Heart Procession, 'Rats'
The Dears, 'Blood'
The Dodos, 'Fools'
The Glass, 'Four Four Letter'
The Good Natured, 'Prisoner'
The Hours, 'See The Light'
The Joy Formidable, 'Whirring'
The Moon Doggies, 'What Took So Long'
The Mother Hips, 'White Falcon Fuzz'
The Raveonettes, 'Come On Santa'
The Rural Alberta Advantage, 'Don't Haunt This Place'
The Spinto Band, 'Pumpkins and Paisley'
The Stationary Set, 'Brick and Mortar'
The Sumbarines, 'Waiting for a War (The Morning Benders)'
The Whip, 'Trash'
Toro y Moi, 'Blessa'
Tulsa, 'Rafter'
Tulsa, 'Shaker'
Ty Segall, 'Caeser'
U.S. Royalty, 'Equestrian'
Uh Huh Her, 'Say So'
Vetiver, 'Everyday'
Wye Oak, 'I Don't Feel Young'
Yellowbirds, 'The Rest of My Life'
Young Man, 'Up So Fast'
Your Youth, 'Diamond'
Zowie, 'Broken Machine' (RAC Remix)

These free MP3 downloads are legal and compatible with all MP3 players. May only be available for a limited time.

Los Angeles DJ

Friday, February 04, 2011

Attack Of The New Girl Groups

FREE MP3 Download Song of the Week:

Metronomy combines and absolutely funky bassline with 80s sounding synths and vocals to win this weeks Free MP3 Download honors.

Download it here: Metronomy- "She Wants"

More Notable Freebies:

Check out the following 3 releases from cutting edge girl groups. Chicks who rock rule!

Dum Dum Girls- "He Gets Me High"

Vivian Girls- "I Heard You Say"

The Morning After Girls- "Who Is They"

OK, MAG is not technically a "girl group" but they got a chick who plays a mean tambourine!

Even More Free Goodies:

The Twilight Singers- "On The Corner"

Toploader- "Never Stop Wondering"

Yuck - "Coconut Bible"

Millah Mix 2/2/11


1. Sunglight – Bag Raiders feat. Dan Black
2. Quiero Verte Más – Francisca Valenzuela
3. Helplessness Blues – Fleet Foxes
4. New Beat – Toro y Moi
5. Lord Knows Best – Dirty Beaches
6. I Heard You Say – Vivian Girls
7. I Need A Doctor – Dr. Dre feat. Eminem
8. Satellite – The Kills
9. L.A. California (U.S.) – Madlib
10. One Hundred Other Lovers – DeVotchKa

Bosco Delrey- "Evil Lives" (Ad-Rock Remix)

Paul Hardcastle- "Lost Summer"

Anarom- "Seismic Pancakes"

Maritime- "Paraphernalia"