The Rub’s first EP of original music was released in June and the duo (DJ Eleven & DJ Ayres) enlisted a handful of their favorite producers to remix the four songs. Inspired by their legendary Brooklyn party, The Rub Remixed is extremely eclectic, from boom bap hip hop to rave anthems to chill out vibes.
Marco Polo brings a 90s rap aesthetic to “Feel You,” enlisting Lil Fame from M.O.P. to add some Brooklyn grime to complement Misun’s smoky singing. German dancehall dons, So Shifty, lift the Natalie Storm feature “Dutty Gyal” to high energy carnival Soca levels, while XXXChange (T&A) keeps the electro feel of the original track but raves it out. Oakland’s Trackademicks (Fools Gold) smooths things out with his “Black & White” remix, delivering notes …
The Rub’s (DJ Eleven & DJ Ayres) first EP of original music was released last month in June, but on July 30th, The Rub enlists some of their favorite producers to remix the EP for “The Rub Remixed.” Featuring remixes from So Shifty (Mad Decent), XXXChange (T&A), Trackademiks (Fools Gold) and Michna (Ghostly International), today enjoy the first leak from The Rub Remixed for the song “Feel You,” originally featuring Misun but this time around remixed by Marco Polo with additional vocals from Brooklyn’s own, Lil Fame of M.O.P.
Detroit duo Adult. is back after a lengthy hiatus, this time recording for Ghostly International. The husband and wife duo of Adam Lee Miller and Nicola Kuperus will be releasing their fourth album, The Way Things Fall on May 13th, and the first single, “Idle (Second Thoughts)” is here for your dispassionate enjoyment.
There’s also a tracklist for the album and 60 second preview video after the jump.
We’ve all heard about the rumblings that surround the newest Brooklyn club adventure Output; yes, it’s built to last and surely making every partygoer in NYC a happy camper, but we at URB were wondering when there would be a focus on bass implemented at the club. Then, we get notice of INPUT –a new night at Output seemingly dedicated to the sub-sonic vibes that we know and love– is debuting tomorrow with the likes of Koreless (Young Turks/Vase), Sinden (Grizzly) and local favorites Braille (Hotflush/Percussion Lab) and Heathered Pearls. The best part? It’s free with RSVP. Yeah, that’s right NOT A CENT (if you give them an e-mail). So stop wasting time; check out the flier and details below, post-jump.
Ghostly International has issued a free 12-song compilation entitled Of Art And Artifice: A Ghostly International Exhibition, in conjunction with a series of events put on by the New York’s Art Directors Club celebrating “sound, art and inspiration,” and featuring both musical and visual artists from the Ghostly camp. You can get full info about the New York events here. And download the compilation that features Matthew Dear, Gold Panda, Lusine and more after the jump. …MORE