Matthew E. White | 04/22/15

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'Feeling Good Is Good Enough' is the endlessly enjoyable recent single from Fresh Blood - a heartfelt and deeply infectious tune that is soaked in White's affable charisma. Formed of intricate piano and soaring strings, it's a spring staple that'll have you hooked on its sing-along chorus for a long time to come. Accompanying the song is a new video, which features behind-the-scenes footage of White's extraordinary show with a 30-piece orchestra at BRIC Arts Media House in Brooklyn, New York.

Richmond, Virginia-based singer, bandleader and modern soul visionary Matthew E. White released his second album Fresh Blood to critical acclaim earlier this year, earning accolades like “excellent” from NPR Music, “delightfully warm” (Spin), and “hot-buttered gorgeousness” (The Evening Standard).

Fresh Blood is available now via iTunes and DomMart on CD, vinyl and digital download.



Bob Moses | 04/21/15


Bob Moses' All In All is out now in CD and vinyl formats, in addition to the previously available digital version. The 11 songs on All In All encompass the duo’s output to date, combining their 2 previous EP releases on Scissor & Thread, and the recent A/B side on Domino, I Ain’t Gonna Be The First To Cry / Grace.  

Get All In All digitally via iTunes HERE or head to your local record store to pick up a physical copy. 

The band recently released a video for 'First To Cry', watch it HERE or below. 

Bob Moses are on tour throughout spring and summer 2015. For all dates and tickets, head HERE.  




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George FitzGerald’s debut album Fading Love is currently streaming for free exclusively as an iTunes Radio First Play HERE. Listen to what Fader is calling “one of the most enjoyably vibe-to-it-anywhere electronic releases of the year."

FitzGerald recently dropped a video for single ‘Crystallise ft. Lawrence Hart’. Watch the Joe Mortimer-directed video HERE.

Fading Love, out April 28th on Domino / Double Six, was recorded and produced both in London and George's adopted home, Berlin. The composition of the album began in an Ibiza studio rented on a whim between DJ gigs in summer 2013. It was here that George's increasing feelings of alienation towards the excesses and one-dimensional records so pervasive in dance music began to crystallise. Indeed, the title of the album, Fading Love, documents not only the disintegration of a romantic relationship but also FitzGerald's dwindling enthusiasm for music that so blindly ignored the more complicated realities of his own life.

Fading Love will be available on CD, digitally, & in vinyl formats on April 28th. Pre-order the album through Dom Mart HERE and on iTunes HERE. Fans who pre-order the album on iTunes will instantly receive tracks 'Crystallise (ft. Lawrence Hart)’ and 'Full Circle (ft. Boxed In)'.

For all tour dates, head here.  



Villagers | 04/13/15

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With this week’s release of the acclaimed new album Darling Arithmetic, Villagers today release a video for standout track Everything I Am Is Yours, directed by Jamie Thraves (Radiohead, Sam Smith, Blur). 

Darling Arithmetic is the follow-up to Conor O’Brien’s debut, Becoming a Jackal, and its successor, Awayland - both hugely acclaimed and each nominated for The Mercury Music Prize. It’s a breathtakingly beautiful, intimate album about love and relationships. For more information on Darling Arithmetic visit the album’s microsite HERE.

Villagers will be touring the UK and Europe this April and May 2015. The band have also confirmed a number of dates in the US in June playing alongside Patrick Watson as well as a headline date at The Casbah in San Diego. Live dates are as follows:

Tue 14 Apr – UK: Bristol: St Georges
Wed 15 Apr – UK: Falmouth: Princess Pavilions
Thu 16 Apr – UK: Exeter: Phoenix
Fri 17 Apr – UK: Brighton: The Old Market
Sun 19 Apr – UK: Liverpool: Epstein Theatre
Mon 20 Apr – UK: Manchester: RNCM Concert Hall
Tue 21 Apr – UK: Leeds: City Varieties
Thu 23 Apr – UK: Portsmouth: Wedgewood Rooms
Fri 24 Apr – UK: Cardiff: The Gate
Sun 26 Apr – UK: Nottingham: Glee Club
Mon 27 Apr – UK: Edinburgh: Pleasance Theatre
Tue 28 Apr – UK: Glasgow: Oran Mor
Fri 01 May – UK:  London: Barbican
Mon 04 May – France: Paris: Café de la Danse
Tue 05 May – France: Tourcoing: Le Grand Mix
Thu 07 May – Holland: Utrecht: Tivoli Vredenburg
Fri 08 May – Holland: Amsterdam: De Duif
Sat 09 May – Luxembourg: Luxembourg: Rockhal
Sun 10 May – Germany: Heidleburg: Karlstorbahnhof
Tue 12 May – Germany: Hamburg: Kulturkirche
Wed 13 May – Germany: Cologne: Gebaeude
Thu 14 May – Germany: Berlin: Babylon
Sat 16 May – Holland: Nijmegen: Doornroosje
Sun 17 May – Belgium: Brussels: Cirque Royal
Wed 20 May – Ireland: Dublin: Olympia Theatre
Thu 21 May - Ireland: Dublin: Olympia Theatre
Sat 23 May – Ireland: Cork: Opera House
Sun 24 May – Ireland: Limerick: Big Top
Mon 25 May – UK: Belfast: Mandela Hall
Tues 2 June - US: San Francisco, CA, The Chapel (w/ Patrick Watson)
Thu 4 June - US: Los Angeles, CA, Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever Cemetery (w/ Patrick Watson)
Fri 5 June - US: Los Angeles, CA, The Echo (w/ Patrick Watson)
Sat 6 June - US: San Diego, CA, Casbah 

Tickets for all shows are available from

Darling Arithmetic is available on CD, limited gold vinyl LP, and digitally. Purchase the album on CD or LP through Dom Mart HERE and digitally through iTunes HERE.

Darling Arithmetic Tracklisting


Everything I Am Is Yours

Dawning On Me

Hot Scary Summer

The Soul Serene

Darling Arithmetic

Little Bigot

No One To Blame

So Naïve



Panda Bear | 04/07/15

Image: Panda Bear by Tonje Thilesen

Panda Bear is proud to present the video for ‘Tropic Of Cancer’, from the recently-released, critically acclaimed album Panda Bear Meets The Grim Reaper. The Dave Portner (of Animal Collective)-directed video, in which many of the album's leitmotifs - family, the animal kingdom, death’s inevitability – are touched on in arrestingly beautiful color.

Says Portner of the video: "Its always been in the spirit of Animal Collective to want to collaborate in many artistic ways with each other. Having been a fan of Noah’s music since we were teenagers, it’s sweet to finally be able to collaborate with him on something other than just making sounds and songs. I also am thankful to get my first shot at making something a little more long running in the visual/video world. This is one of my favorite songs on the record, hence my being involved with it. I’m grateful and excited to have worked on every moment of it and to have worked with all the sweet people who helped me put it together."

Panda Bear kicks off a run of US tour dates this coming Friday in Las Vegas. Taking in both weekends of Coachella, and headline dates in San Francisco and Los Angeles, the shows are on sale now. Ducktails opens.

04-10 Las Vegas, NV - The Bunkhouse *
04-11 Phoenix, AZ - The Crescent Ballroom *
04-12 Indio, CA - Coachella Festival *
04-14 San Francisco, CA - The Independent * (SOLD OUT)
04-15 Santa Cruz, CA - Cocoanut Grove Ballroom *
04-16 Sonoma, CA - Gundlach Bundschu Winery *
04-17 West Hollywood, CA - The Roxy Theatre * (SOLD OUT)
04-19 Indio, CA - Coachella Festival
05-08 Nashville, TN - Exit In !
05-09 Asheville, NC - Orange Peel !
05-10 Atlanta, GA - Shaky Knees Festival
05-24 Bradley, CA - Lightning in a Bottle Festival
05-28 Barcelona, ES - Primavera Sound Festival
07-17 Chicago, IL - Pitchfork Music Festival

* with Ducktails
! with Jessica Pratt

Panda Bear photo by Tonje Thilesen



Hot Chip | 04/01/15

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Prior to the release of their new album Why Make Sense? on May 18, Hot Chip have announced details of their latest single 'Need You Now'. Watch the video for the single - directed by Shynola - below.

“We share a lot of the same references and attitudes - there’s a definite aesthetic affinity,” say Shynola of Hot Chip. “The idea for the video wholly came from our reaction to the song. What was intended to be a piece of thrifty filmmaking ended up being a mind-melting shoot - if you can imagine shooting multiple versions of reality, but completely out of chronology, plus in the pissing rain and wind.”

Why Make Sense? was recorded in Oxfordshire and London and produced by Hot Chip with Mark Ralph. The album will be available on all standard formats as well as a Special Edition available for a limited time only, featuring a bonus Separate EP with 4 new tracks recorded during the album sessions. Due to a unique and bespoke printing technique which has never been used before, the new album Why Make Sense? will come in one of 501 different colours making every cover unique. View the artwork, designed by Nick Relph,HERE (GIFs available here:small |large).

Pre-order the album from Dom Mart HERE and via iTunes HERE. All pre-orders come with an instant grat of Huarache Lights and Need You Now.

Why Make Sense? tracklisting is as follows:

1. Huarache Lights

2. Love Is The Future

3. Cry For You

4. Started Right

5. White Wine and Fried Chicken

6. Dark Night

7. Easy To Get

8. Need You Now

9. So Much Further To Go

10. Why Make Sense?

Separate EP tracklisting is as follows:

1. Burning up

2. Separate

3. Move With Me

4. Re-harmonize

The band recently announced further international festival appearances including Lollapalooza, Roskilde, Osheaga and more. Forthcoming live dates are as follows:

Tue 12 May - UK, Glasgow, Glasgow School of Art – SOLD OUT

Wed 13 May - UK, Manchester, Gorilla – SOLD OUT

Thu 14 May - UK, London, Oval Space – SOLD OUT

Sun 17 May - Belgium, Brussels, Les Nuits Botanique – SOLD OUT

Tue 19 May - Netherlands, Amsterdam, Tolhuistuin– SOLD OUT

Wed 20 May - Germany, Berlin, Heimathafen– SOLD OUT

Thu 21 May - France, Paris, La Gaite Lyrique– SOLD OUT

Mon 25 May – USA, George, WA, Sasquatch Festival

Tue 26 May – USA, Portland, OR, Roseland Theater

Thu 28 May – USA, Denver, CO, Ogden Theatre

Sat 30 May – USA, Minneapolis, MN, First Avenue

Sun 31 May – USA, Milwaukee, WI, Turner Hall Ballroom

Tue 2 June – USA, Detroit, MI, Majestic Theatre

Wed 3 June – Canada, Toronto, ON, Danforth Music Hall

Thu 4 June – USA, Boston, MA, House of Blues - Boston

Fri 5 June – USA, Washington, DC, Echostage

Sun 7 June – USA, New York, NY,The Governors Ball Music Festival

Sat 13 June - Turkey, Istanbul, Effe’s One Love Festival

Thu 18 June - Spain, Barcelona, Sonar By Day Festival

Fri 19 June - Spain, Barcelona, Sonar By Night Festival

Thu 25 June - Belgium, Werchter, Rock Werchter

Thu 2 July - Denmark, Roskilde, Roskilde Festival

Fri 3 July - Netherlands, Amsterdam, Pitch Festival

Sun 5 July - France, Calvi, Calvi On The Rocks

Fri 10 July - UK, Perthshire, T In The Park

Sat 18 July - UK, London, Lovebox

Fri 31 July - USA, Chicago, IL, Lollapalooza

Sun 2 Aug - Canada, Quebec, Osheaga Festival

Fri 7 Aug - Canada, British Columbia, Squamish Valley Music Festival

Sun 9 Aug - USA, San Francisco, CA, San Francisco’s Outside Land

Tue 11 Aug – USA, Los Angeles, CA, The Greek Theatre (plus special guests ‘!!!’ and Com Truise)

Fri 21 Aug - UK, Crickhowell,Green Man Festival

Sat 5 Sept - Ireland, Stradbally, Electric Picnic

Sat 12 Sept - Germany, Berlin, Lollapalooza Berlin



Georgia | 03/31/15

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We are pleased to announce ‘Move Systems’, the first release from Domino’s latest signing - multi-instrumentalist, producer and songwriter, Georgia.

Built on a truly monstrous rhythm section, ‘Move Systems’ is a frenetic,  forceful and hugely imaginative track – offering as much cerebral charm as it does pure physical impact in the way it channels elements of early 00’s grime, dub, post-punk and hip hop into a genuinely new-sounding, globally minded brand of pop. The accompanying video, directed by Rollo Jackson (Hot Chip, Angel Haze, Danny Brown), is available to view now below.

Born and raised in north west London, the last few years have seen Georgia steadily establish herself as an important fixture in the city's most singular and imaginative artistic circles, playing drums for Kwes and Kate Tempest among others before emerging as an irresistible creative force in her own right with last year's Come In EP. 

Newly signed to Domino, Georgia is currently putting the final touches to her debut album which she entirely wrote, performed and self-produced - details of which will be announced soon.

Georgia will be performing live at this year’s The Great Escape in Brighton on May 15, and as a special guest of Kelela at XOYO on May 26. Further dates are to be announced.



Dan Deacon | 03/24/15

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Dan Deacon has shared a new music video for "When I Was Done Dying", directed by Adult Swim’s Off the Air. The video’s an exquisite corpse style of collaborative animation, with one of nine animators, each handling their own thirty second segment of the song. See the full list of credits below or at Off the Air.  It marks the first time for both Deacon and Off the Air to work on a music video in this style, but the second time they’ve collaborated on a music video, following the video for 2012’s America’s “USA” 22 minute orchestral suite.

All this week at 4am ET/PT, Off the Air will be airing episodes featuring both collaborative music videos alongside work from the animators involved in the “When I Was Done Dying” video. Visit Off the Air’s Tumblr all week for interviews with Deacon and the animators. In addition, all this week the album version of “When I Was Done Dying” is available as a free track download on iTunes US. Download it here.

Watch Dan Deacon perform "When I Was Done Dying” (Live on KCRW’s Morning Becomes Eclectic) below.

Watch the videos for Gliss Riffer’s “Feel the Lightning” and “Learning to Relax.” 

After playing sold out release week shows in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and New York in late February, Deacon heads out on a North American headlining tour next week.  See all the dates below. 

Dan Deacon tour dates:

04-04 Fresno, CA - Catacomb Party
04-07 Richmond, VA - Gallery 5
04-08 Charlottesville, VA - The Southern
04-09 Millvale, PA - Mr. Smalls Theatre
04-10 Philadelphia, PA - First Unitarian Church
04-11 Washington, DC - 9:30 Club
04-16 Carrboro, NC - Cat’s Cradle
04-17 Asheville, NC - Orange Peel
04-18 Atlanta, GA - Mammal Gallery
04-19 Birmingham, AL – WorkPlay
04-21 New Orleans, LA - Republic New Orleans
04-23 Austin, TX - The Mohawk
04-24 Houston, TX - Fitzgerald’s
04-25 Dallas, TX - Trees
04-28 Phoenix, AZ - The Crescent Ballroom
04-29 San Diego, CA - Casbah
05-01 Los Angeles, CA - Echoplex
05-02 Mecca, CA – Desert Daze
05-05 Eugene, OR - WOW Hall
05-06 Portland, OR - Mississippi Studios
05-07 Vancouver, BC - Electric Owl
05-08 Seattle, WA - Neumos
05-09 Boise, ID - The Shredder
05-10 Salt Lake City, UT - Urban Lounge
05-12 Denver, CO - Bluebird Theater
05-13 Omaha, NE - The Slowdown
05-14 Minneapolis, MN - Cedar Cultural Center
05-15 Madison, WI- High Noon Saloon
05-16 Chicago, IL- Thalia Hall
05-17 Louisville, KY - Zanzabar
05-19 Detroit, MI - Magic Stick
05-20 Toronto, ON - Phoenix Concert Theatre
05-21 Montreal, QC - Theatre Fairmount
05-22 Brooklyn, NY - Warsaw
05-23 Boston, MA - Brighton Music Hall
05-29 Nimes, FR - This Is Not A Love Song
05-30 Barcelona, ES - Primavera Sound Festival
06-03 Salzburg, AT - Rockhouse
06-06 Porto, PT - NOS Primavera
06-09 Vienna, AT - WUK
06-12 Kriens, CH - B-Sides Festival
06-15 Brighton, UK - The Haunt
06-16 London, UK - Oval Space
06-17 Salford, UK - Islington Mill
06-18 Glasgow, UK - CCA Glasgow
06-21 Hilvanrenbeek, NE - Best Kept Secret
08-20 to 23 - Powys, UK - Green Man Festival 

“When I Was Done Dying” video credits

Creative Director: Dave Hughes
Direction and Animation by Jake Fried, Chad Vangaalen, Dimitri Stankowicz, Colin White, Taras Hrabowsky, Anthony Francisco Schepperd, Masanobu Hiraoke, Caleb Wood, Koko Freakbean
Producer for Williams Street: Cody DeMatteis




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SXSW is upon us! Domino / Ribbon artists making appearances at SXSW in 2015 are Bob Moses, Matthew E. White, Laura Marling, and Hamilton Leithauser. 

For each artists schedule, see below. And to catch all 5, in one venue, on one night, come to the Domino Showcase at House of Vans this Thursday, March 19th. 

Domino SXSW Showcase @ House Of Vans
Thursday, March 19th
The Mohawk - 912 Red River Street, Austin TX 78701

Domino SXSW Line Up


Wednesday March 18 || Resident Advisor @ Vulcan Gas Company || 8pm
Thursday March 19 || Domino Showcase @ House Of Vans at Mohawk || 10pm

Bob Moses release All In All, a collection of previous EPs and singles, on April 21st 2015. Their debut full length is due out later this year on Domino. 

“this Canadian-bred, New York-based production duo are turning out some of the coolest, laid-back electro this year.” – GQ, 13 Electronic Artists To Hear Right Now

“one of the underground’s most unique rising talents.” – Billboard

“The Canuck duo have a monopoly on chill, deep-house-adjacent grooves and their live elements bring a spacey, dare-we-say desertous vibe…” – THUMP


Monday March 16 || The Onion & AV Club @ Red 7 || 7:15pm
Thursday March 19 || Heartbreaker Banquet @ Willie Nelson’s Luck, TX || 3:35pm
Thursday March 19 || Domino Showcase @ House Of Vans at Mohawk || 12am

Hamilton Leithauser (of The Walkmen) released his debut solo album, Black Hours, in 2014 via Ribbon Music. He is on tour throughout April and May. 

“the deep palette and intimate musicianship [on Black Hours] sustain a mood of late night melodrama” - Rolling Stone

“the most musically diverse and adventuresome of Leithauser’s career, yet that distinctive voice of his remains at the forefront, as curious and inscrutable as ever” - Paste

“Black Hours feels stately and hand-crafted, even as bits of vein-bulging intensity poke through... [a] welcome new discovery” - NPR Music

‘Riveting album’ - Esquire 


Wednesday March 18 || KCRW Day Stage @ Austin Convention Centre || 3pm
Wednesday March 18 || Billy Reid @ Weather Up Bar || 6:45pm
Thursday March 19 || Communion Showcase @ St. David’s Church || 8:45pm
Thursday March 19 || Domino Showcase @ House Of Van at Mohawk || 1am

Laura Marling's fifth album, Short Movie, will be out March 24th on Ribbon Music. She plays Warsaw in Brooklyn on March 23rd. 

“False Hope is a standout on the folk singer’s first plugged-in LP” – Rolling Stone

“Album after album she continues to get more aggressive…now she is just this destroyer of worlds” –NPR Music

“Laura Marling’s voice is electrifying even when it’s subdued. Her precise, powerful phrases hit like lightning bolts before rescinding behind layers of expertly-picked acoustic guitar.” – Stereogum

“Full of hazy drones, expansive string arrangements, and, for the first time, electric guitar work from Marling herself, it's probably her most instrumentally diverse record to date” – The Fader


Wednesday March 18 || Waterloo Records Day Party || 2pm
Thursday March 19 || Fotobom Presents… The Austin City Limits & NME "Bloody Mary Morning" / GSD&M courtyard || 10:40am
Thursday March 19 || Under the Radar Day @ Flamingo Cantina || 12:45pm
Thursday March 19 || SX San Jose day party @ Hotel San Jose || 3pm
Thursday March 19 || Domino Showcase @ House Of Van at Mohawk || 11pm
Friday March 20 || Another Planet Entertainment @ Red Eyed Fly || 12:30pm

Matthew E. White's sophomore album Fresh Blood is out now on Domino. He plays Letterman on Monday March 16 and will be touring through March and April. 

“Excellent… replete with sweeping string and choral and horn arrangements, backed by real-time rhythm-section synchronicity" – NPR Music

“White's playful, laid-back strumming and songwriting are delightfully warm.” – Spin

"Truly wonderful and wise" - MOJO Magazine

“A delicious record” – The Guardian

“Tranquility” is an absolutely stirring ballad, marked by hushed, almost whispery vocals and the pained wailing of slide guitar.” –Consequence of Sound


Monday March 16 || The Onion & AV Club @ Red 7 || 5pm
Monday March 16 || Rocketfuel Showcase @ Vulcan Gas Company || 9:45pm
Wednesday March 18 || VICE/Jansport Showcase @ Cheer Up Charlies || 12am

Real Estate's most recent album, Atlas, came out in 2014. The band recently played CBS Saturday Morning and will be touring throughout April and May. 

"It is rare, and special, for a band to be this effortlessly and completely themselves.” 
- Pitchfork

“the first important record of 2014” - The New York Times

“a quietly sublime work” - Paste

“nostalgic and reflective, regretful and romantic.” - Under The Radar




Petite Noir | 03/11/15

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Petite Noir’s debut EP The King Of Anxiety is now available to purchase in CD and vinyl formats globally. To commemorate its release, the New York Times has premiered the video for EP standout ‘The Fall’ HERE, calling the track “a pensive, meditative ode to the inescapable changes wrought by time, with a quietly anthemic refrain and minimalist orchestration that might call the XX to mind.”

Directed by Yannick Ilunga (Petite Noir) and Rochelle Nembhard, the video for ‘The Fall’ explores their relationship, and symbolizes what we all face in our closest of relationships; the challenges which arise in our attempts to lose selfness and achieve unity.

Regarding the video, Ilunga says: 

“The video is inspired by the work of Serbian artist Marina Abromovic, and in particular her ‘The Artist is Present’ performance art piece (MoMA 2010), where she was reunited with her ex-lover, the German artist Ulay, after 22 years apart.

It’s intended as a raw and transparent look into what we do to each other in relationships, setting aside the fakeness and pretense that we shroud ourselves in.

When we fall, we fall together.” 

Petite Noir is currently working on his debut album for release by Domino’s sister label, Double Six, later this year.

The King Of Anxiety EP is now available in digital, vinyl, and CD formats from the Dom Mart

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