The Radio Dept. are back! I’ve been a fan of these guys since their 2002 Labrador records ep Where Damage Isn’t Already Done and was pleased when they subsequently released records with label-of-many-many-fantastic-and-big-artists, XL. They kinda went radio silent after that, at least for me, but it’s a treat to have them back and this song is a perfect soundtrack to a roof top party or night cap, just in

New York sensation Penguin Prison has busted through the iron bars of music industry mundanity to deliver some fresh dance pop hits. Unabashed in his sugary and juicy attempt at Prince-like pop stardom, Penguin Prison is sparkling and delicious. I’m a sucker for pseudo-sad-love songs about cars, and Penguin Prison doesn’t disappoint with his new single “The Worse It Gets,” chalk-full of buoyant piano riffs, chiming synths, funk-guitar lines, groove-able

After teasing us with remixes and samples, Will Eastman’s Plant Music label-mates Smalltown Romeo have finally released their latest single, Boom Ha (feat. Shad K). Their video (above) is a graphic designer’s wet dream and without a doubt a party starter.

Though a hit late last year, it’s never wrong to turn back the clock a bit. La Roux‘s “Bulletproof” gets the remix treatment from Minneapolis-based dj, FAMUEL, who turns the 80’s-inspired hit into a disco-fied jam. La Roux-Bulletproof (FAMUEL Remix) (320 kbps) by FAMUEL

Australian duo Calling In Sick transform Cullen‘s latest single “Easily Impressed” into a bangin’, synth-heavy masterpiece. Word on the street is that these Ray Ban sporting bro’s put on an ill parties as well – Most definitely on my to do list next time I’m down under. Cullen – Easily Impressed (Calling In Sick Remix) (mp3)