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A Day With Mammút

Hailing from Iceland, who is known for otherworldly creators such as Múm and Ólafur Arnalds; comes Mammút. Their musical soul sits on the cusp of a picturesque reality slowly giving way to the shadows that lurk within. A sonic collision of beauty and darkness and the frenetic energy of the journey through both worlds.

Outerspace Radio Show: EP 16 (The Rise of AI and Tech)

Chad played tunes, talked how technology affects our daily lives and the rise of artificial intelligence on Computer Magic’s radio show Outerspace.

Introducing… Kite Base

Driven by the rhythmic bass lines of Savages’ Ayse Hassan and Kendra Frost and paired with Alan the drum machine, Kite Base are here to take you down an aural rabbit hole. On the surface, their sound is minimal and spacious but as they start to reveal themselves you’re slowly pushed into the complex and layered underbelly of their world.

A Day With Sylvan Esso

Spending time alongside Sylvan Esso’s Amelia Meath and Nick Sanborn is like watching two kids play together in their creative sandbox. Within their playfulness is a strength powered by sass, joy, and tenacity. It’s this frenetic energy and expressiveness that not only lays down a strong foundation for their partnership but also a direct connection to capturing peoples musical hearts.

Mixtape: Got a Light? A Summer Mix.

Playlist featuring Maggie Rogers, Young Fathers, Cults, Joris Voorn, and more.

Meet Your New Band Crush, The Regrettes

Lead by Lydia Night, who was part of Ryan Gosling and Zach Shields’ Dead Man’s Bones and flanked by lifelong friends Genessa, Maxx, and Sage; the four-piece’s music possesses the Riot Grrrl spirit while also channeling bands like The Ronettes, Hole and The Crystals.

Mixtape: Lost in the Headlights

Featuring Saoirse Ronan, Tangerine Dream, Chromatics, The Twilight Singers, Beacon, and more.

From the Studio to the Stage – Hanging Out with Tycho in Brooklyn.

In Greenpoint, they revisited the past with a two-night stand at Brooklyn Steel and in Williamsburg we had a glimpse into the future during a recording session alongside Beacon’s Thomas Mullarney III.

Exploring Gotham with Camren Bicondova

Meet Camren Bicondova. She’s part dance machine, part actress and an all-around Swiss Army knife of talent. On Fox’s Gotham, she portrays Catwoman. Gotham City’s resident thief who blurs the lines between anti-hero and villain, and is the yin to Batman’s yang.

Moments – Chad Kamenshine’s Favorite Music Photos of 2016

After a year filled with so much loss; it’s important to look back and recognize the importance of the connections made and experiences gained, alongside friends both old and new.