Lissie – Pursuit of Happiness (Kid Cudi Cover)

Kid Cudi makes a lot of good music for when you’re on the road, but I don’t see many artists making covers of his work. That’s where Lissie comes in with her take on ‘Pursuit of Happiness’ which is basically a manual for how to roll like a boss in life and feels fucking awesome to listen while on a bus to the beach.

Ludacris – Number One Spot

It’s one of those days. For many a week have I thought that the music section here in Astromono should be limited to new or “cool” music, but you better recognize Luda never gets old and he’s certainly always cool.

This jam comes out of The Red Light District, which seems pretty appropriate seeing as I was there last month. A pig in a blanket, a smoke and a PANCAKE, dammit.

King Krule – Rock Bottom

Archy Marshall alias King Krule hace música que me gusta escuchar cuando no tengo nada que hacer. Esta canción en particular la encontré en el playlist de Yasiin Bey para Hypetrak.

El video oficial está después del salto, porque este es el blog de un diseñador gráfico.  (more…)

knife city – ‘goodbye, goodbye, goodbye’

To those of you following the chip scene, Luke Silas is not only the drummer for famed indie band Anamanaguchi, but also one of the biggest producers of chipstep in the game. You know him as knife city.


Crying – The Mother We Share (CHVRCHES Cover)

Crying is the new hotness in the rock/chiptunes scene, following on the footsteps of that other New York band, Anamanaguchi, with a different and cozy sound coming from Elaiza Santos, whose voice and the use of a Game Boy replace the classic NES to blip to the tune of a guitar and drums.