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Berlin based Keinemusik artist Rampa uploaded the eccentric and beautifully crafted “Human” to his Soundcloud a month ago. “Human” revolves around complex percussive rhythms and a bizarre vocal sample. Rampa’s “Human” is easily one of the more compositionally innovative dance music tracks I’ve heard this year. Listen to and download “Human” for free:

Out now via Waze & Odyssey‘s specialty label, W&O Street Tracks, Walker & Royce‘s new EP Wakey Wakey/Gimme is particularly strange. Teetering on a tightrope pulled between tech house and techno, the Brooklyn duo finds themselves in an adventurous balancing act where the defined lines of where the two subgenres start and end are faded. And in what could be seen as a power play which has them falling more in line

Canadian DJ Pat Lok posted up a new track last week that is forthcoming on Hear This.  “You Street” is a very lush sounding house/disco track, with big chords and a bit of a syncopated rhythm. This one hits home with us here at Blisspop, literally and figuratively. The title, “You Street,” is a play on words having to do with U Street Music Hall. You may have heard of the place, and

From 1982-89, Kate Bush released an extraordinary run of albums – The Dreaming, Hounds of Love, and The Sensual World. 1993’s follow up, The Red Shoes, suffers by comparison but pretty much anything would suffer by comparison. It’s still a great album, and one I’ve been revisiting because of Prince’s work on “Why Should I Love You?” I think of this album as a set of companion pieces, and “Why

Meet GH, the most talented artist you don’t know about yet. GH (a.k.a. Geoffrey Huber) is a DJ/producer involved with Pittsburgh’s thriving scene and he has produced electronic music for over a decade. Huber helped put Pittsburgh on the map in the dance music community when he co-founded Stem & Leaf, a record label specializing in the deeper side of electronic music. Dreamed Sequences LP is Stem & Leaf’s thirty-third