News The Neu Bulletin (24th May 2013)

Your weekend new music guide, feat. Mister Lies and Elliott Power.

From Monday to Friday, Neu has you covered. In these Bulletins right here, with recommended gigs and a healthy selection of songs, you’ll have a seemingly endless supply of new music tips.

Every day we offer up a choice show, a song of the day and a little something extra that’s caught our attention. Check back here every day for your latest Neu Bulletin delivery.

Slow Magic, Giraffage, Mister Lies - London, Hoxton Bar and Kitchen (Sunday 26th)

Some of the world’s best bedroom producers are touring together. They’re being shown Europe and all its glorious music venues to boot. Far flung from experimenting and creating some forward-thinking tracks, on the road Slow Magic, Giraffage and Mister Lies make quite the team. Who knows, perhaps they’ll force through a sea change on these shores while they’re visiting.


Plenty’s being said about Elliott Power and how he’s basically got this whole ‘emerging solo artist’ dig made. He’s up there with Moko and Law in skewing trip-hop influences into an oddball prism that circumvents reggae, soul and even the odd hint of drone. ‘Sink/Swim’ is about as original and hard-hitting as it gets for a debut offering. Several ideas clash heads in one glorious instance. ‘Check mate’, as he so gleefully declares at the song’s beginning.

White Haus - How I Feel

João Vieria is a Porto residing producer-type whose music has taken him to East London, over to New York, where, you guessed it, he hung out with the DFA crowd. James Murphy’s praised one of his old bands apparently, and what better way to say thanks than by sourcing this ecstatic, DFA homage of sorts in ‘How I Feel’? Taken from a self-titled EP, this one’s all about the groove.

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