Little Dragon is a trip hop / dream pop (i.e. trippy) band from Sweden formed since 1996. Here are my favorite tracks and the full album Ritual Union which was my favorite.
Tristesse Contemporaine is a French psychedelic punk and electro trio founded in 2009. I tend to associate some of their tracks like a non-commercial version of Godzilla because of the tone of the singer. Below are my crushes, from which a remix by Chloe, one of my favorite french electro dj ever.
Andhim is the german duo Simon and Tobias who compose great house tunes and label them as the genre “super house”. Their presence on stage and in their video clips is always fun and goofy so you immediately get into their positive vibe :), first example below with their music video for “Boy Boy Boy”.
Yellow Magic Orchestra (also known as YMO) is a Japanese electro/techno band active since the 1970s. They are considered influential innovators and avant-gardistes in electronic music as they were the pioneers in using synthesizers, digital recording, sampling and drums in popular music, which was not common at all back then (literally like the more-popular German …
Les Sins is the dance project of Chaz Bundick, also know as Toro y Moi (previously covered on this blog as one of my favorite chillwave band, ever). Chaz has been using the name Les Sins since 2010 as he wanted to play around with dance music without alienating the style for which Toro y Moi is known …
Kilo Kish is 24 years old and an American musical artist, visual artist, painter, fashion/textile designer, and model/actress. Her music is quite experimental and can sound either like psychedelic pop, alternative hip hop, and even new wave, depending on the tracks. Here is my selection and to discover more tracks, check her SoundCloud and YouTube channel.
I discovered Is Tropical through the really cool Hot Summer Playlist by Kitsune, their Parisian record label which is specialized in indie rock and electronic. Their track “Dancing Anymore” is the first one played. And since then my crushes from them keep growing, here’s a selection: