Colin Joyce

The Burnout and Escapism Issue

Whispers Away from the Noise

Why ambient music has become my spiritual life raft.
Colin Joyce
12.18.18
Features

House of Feelings Is All About Celebrating Your Pals' Hidden Talents

The New York party's house band releases their debut EP on August 11, and today they're sharing a new single featuring Shamir.
Colin Joyce
7.20.17
Free Radicals

Spotify's "Fake" Ambient Artists Make Good Music, Actually

The faceless composers filling playlists for the streaming giant are actually a lot better than the tradition of corporate mood music that preceded them.
Colin Joyce
7.20.17
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Weed Plants Can Make Beautiful Music, Apparently

Have you ever heard a plant-based synthesizer *on weed*?
Colin Joyce
7.14.17
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Kamixlo's New Track Is a Twitchy Creeper

The Bala Club co-founder shares a loosie in advance of a New York date this weekend.
Colin Joyce
6.23.17
Pride 2017

5 Easy Ways to Make Your Parties More Friendly to Your Non-Binary Friends

Make club nights more welcoming to everyone.
Colin Joyce
6.23.17
Features

The Indy 500's EDM Festival Is America at Its Most American

The world’s largest sporting event has become a strange celebration of patriotism and sick drops.
Colin Joyce
6.13.17
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High-Functioning Flesh's New Single Finds Bliss in End Times

Hear "Talk About" from the Los Angeles synth duo's upcoming album 'Culture Cut.'
Colin Joyce
6.7.17
Features

Mykki Blanco Is Still Battling a “Homophobic” Music Industry

At a recent talk at Moogfest, he detailed the challenges he's faced as "a black guy with a dress wearing lipstick and rapping."
Colin Joyce
6.2.17
Free Radicals

Félicia Atkinson’s Music Is Full of Whispers, Both Intimate and Terrifying

The French composer’s ‘Hand in Hand’ is an ASMR-like meditation on the physical qualities of sound.
Colin Joyce
5.25.17
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Jabu's Cobwebby R&B Track Will Haunt You

The Bristol trio's "Fool If" is the first taste from their debut album for Blackest Ever Black.
Colin Joyce
5.24.17
Features

RVNG Intl. Practices 'Peaceful Protest' with Their New Ambient Comp

The label discusses a new benefit compilation and other social initiatives at they're lining up their New York store Commend.
Colin Joyce
5.23.17
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