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Thursday, October 14, 2010

Download a New Mixtape From S.F. Electro Whiz Blackbird Blackbird

Posted By on Thu, Oct 14, 2010 at 1:11 PM


Blackbird Blackbird might just be your new favorite local beat/synth psych-pop whiz. Not only is that video above for the song "Pure" overwhelmingly beautiful in a stuttering, trippy way, but this new "Little Respect" mixtape that one-man-project Mikey S. dropped today (for free) is perfect warm afternoon music. Or hazy, driving-over-the-Bay-Bridge-in-the-fog-music. (Watch the vid.) Or, well ...


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"BLISS" is the tag on Blackbird Blackbird's Myspace page, and yes, this electro-psych-pop is pretty ecstatic. But it's a nonetheless tasteful blend of '80s haze, dancey beats, funk breakdowns, sampled vocals, and assorted synth-y scenery. Download the "Little Respect" mixtape here.

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