Avella has a free download of the ambient track “Her” available via The Artist Union right now.
I don’t think I’ve heard anyone mix songs as much to my liking as Nicolas Jaar does, so I was elated to hear his new mix, RA.500, created for the Resident Advisor podcast. The tone of RA.500 rings darker than some previous Jaar mixes, in my opinion, though it retains a seriously intriguing layering of different time frames, spiritual, …
The Swedish band jj, founded by Joakim Benon and Elin Kastlander, have been giving away tracks over at their soundcloud page for the past few months. The newest one, “Paranoid,” is an emotional, confessional gem full of intimate syths. One can only hope that these downloads are in anticipation of a new album.