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MIMO Top 40 Dance/Electronica Singles of 2014 (40-36)

Yes, it’s that time of year again when we trawl through everything that the last twelve months had to offer and determine which singles and albums truly stood out. Featuring everything from Miley Cyrus-sampling trip-hop to odes to the golden age of rave, here’s the first installment in our annual countdown of 2014’s best dance/electronica tracks. 40) Calvin Harris – “Blame” Named the world’s richest DJ by Forbes magazine, the 30-year-old […]

Chromeo White Women

Chromeo “White Women” – Album Review

Last Gang (2014)

Previously regarded as something of a irony-laden novelty act, Canadian duo David Macklovitch (Dave 1) and Patrick Gemayel (P-Thugg), aka Chromeo, now return from a four-year absence to a pop scene which, in the wake of “Get Lucky,” is littered with Nile Rodgers-inspired riffs, vocoders and every other trick in the electro-funk handbook. Named after a book by erotic photographer Helmut Newton, fourth studio effort, White Women, inevitably sees the […]

Say Lou Lou

The November Electronic Music Playlist

From an inspired cover of this year’s classiest R&B hit to a welcome return from the electro-funk scene’s most playful duo to the latest in a long line of Swedish synth-pop starlets, here’s a look at five dance tracks you need to hear this November. Mausi – “Body Language” Featuring a wave of stop-start Gallic house synths, a chant-led chorus which you won’t be able to get out of your […]