Little Daylight Debut David Bowie Cover Of ‘Let’s Dance!’

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Brooklyn’s alt-electronic trio Little Daylight reveal this fun cover of David Bowie’s ‘Let’s Dance.’

Barclaycard Mercury Prize 2013 finalists revealed

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So the annual music orgy that is the Barclaycard Mercury Prize announced it’s shortlist today, with a mostly expected selection.

My favourite has to be Laura Mvula by a mile, although Disclosure and Rudimental are favourites from this year as well. But with this award, who knows…

The overall winner of the 2013 Prize will be announced at the Barclaycard Mercury Prize Awards Show at the Roundhouse on Wednesday 30 October 2013.

New Music: Johan Reinhold

I actually really like this- it sounds very different to a lot of the music I get sent, which makes it refreshing and new. And on top of that, it’s a very slick production. That’s because Johan Reinhold is a Swedish Grammy nominated indie electro-pop singer/songwriter who has just released this song, “Shoot Me Down” which was created by some of Sweden’s most prominent producers and engineers like Astma & Rocwell and the Lasse Mortén (who produced Lykke Li, Peter Bjorn & John, and Primal Scream). Check out here.

Free Download: David Bowie’s ‘Space Oddity’ turned into kid’s book

Right then, this is properly amazing, beautiful stuff. The lyrics from David Bowie’sSpace Oddity‘ have been turned into a gorgeous children’s book, illustrated by Canadian graphic designer Andrew Kolb. You can download a digital copy of the book for free over at Kolb’s website (although he seems to have removed all the lyrics within the book now- thanks David Bowie).