Editors’ Choice: October 18th, 2013

Rather than operate being a music news resource, Electronic Beats operates as a songs information source. We want to share with you; we want you to know what we’re hearing, what’s reverberating our cochleas and sending broader vibrations all through our bodies, and by extension our audio-addled souls. Down with that? Welcome to Editors’ Choice.

Louise Brailey (Deputy Online Editor)

Woman Gaga – “Aura”

When I went to see Lady Gaga’s Monster Ball Tour in 201o, something in me died. It was when Gaga, in her highest pomp, reached out to her freaks… and a bunch of hair-bowed hen parties reached back. 3 years, and one Born In this way later, I nevertheless believe there’s another “Bad Romance” out there, somewhere. This song isn’t it, but among the ideas slung together in fevered panic, I like at least two of ‘em. Hate the line about the burqa though…


Moritz Gayard (Online Duty Editor)

Soom Capital t & Disrupt – “I Need Weed”

When the year nears its end, as days are getting smaller and shorter, it’s time to replay classic dub reggae tracks to counterstrike the upcoming winter despression symptoms. The above is off of the genre-breaking Ode 2 A Carrot LP from 2010 – brought to you by Jahtari label head disrupt in collaboration with the Glaswegian MC Soom T. Perform it loud.


Daniel Jones (Contributing Editor)

Bro Safari & Munchi – ”Sin Compromiso” (Munchi’s Fuck Bitch Promoters VIP)

Because, even as we always intelligently dissect and reimagine musical structures for modern times, there’s nevertheless a little bro in all of us, plus sometimes it wants hard-hitting moombahcore.


Michael Lutz (Print Duty Editor)

Knifefight – Knifefight

New York rap-poet Beans teams up with Ghostly’s Mux Mool for a conclusive occurrence in hiphop… a proper party record with “Feel Me” as one of the most played tracks in the office recently.


Jannik Schäfer (Social Media Editor)

Twit One – “All Night/ All of Day”

Twit One is, simply put, among Germany’s finest beatmakers. I had the particular privilege of seeing him perform once again last night together with lyrical genius Retrogott as luxury warmup acts for Kool Keith (who looked very pale in comparison). Twit One’s brand new 33 track EP Urlaub In Der Bredouille is coming out next week—this monitor is the first real look within.

IAMNOBODI – “Elevated”

IAMNOBODI’s debut album ‘Elevated’ is very the funky ride. The MC/producer thoroughly enjoys dragging Dilla through a trough of wavering funky largemouth bass groves. One to watch out for.

Read earlier editions of Editors’ Choice here.

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