Tag: Maribou State

Favorite 50 Albums of 2018 – The Final 25

Favorite 50 Albums of 2018 – The Final 25

Yesterday, we shared the first 25 of our Favorite 50 Albums of 2018. Here are the remaining twenty-five, which is littered with some of the very best singer-songwriters of our time. Click on the individual albums to be read the short descriptions and hear a few songs from these tremendous LPs. We’ve also included a Spotify playlist for your listening […]

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Favorite Albums of 2018: Maribou State – ‘Kingdoms in Color’

Favorite Albums of 2018: Maribou State – ‘Kingdoms in Color’

Kingdoms In Colour by Maribou State Chris Davids and Liam Ivory aren’t the ordinary production duo. Sure they’ve taken their Maribou State project to Ibiza and performed in some of the biggest festivals, but they are from the EDM type. Instead, they are cinematic innovators, who create widescreen and expansive soundscapes that are beyond mesmerizing. Their artistry reaches a whole […]

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Maribou State – ‘Kingdoms In Colour’ (album review)

Maribou State – ‘Kingdoms In Colour’ (album review)

Kingdoms In Colour by Maribou State For the better part of their seven years together, Chris Davids and Liam Ivory have taken their Maribou State project to nearly every corner of the globe. From playing lavish events in Ibiza to DJ’ing in intimate clubs in India and New Zealand, they have gradually established a reputation as one of electronic music’s […]

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Weekend Showcase 4.32

Weekend Showcase 4.32

Weekend Showcase 4.32 edition is the perfect end-of-summer playlist, featuring explosive rockers, groovy pop and disco tunes, intimate ballads, and some grand experimental fare. Eleven countries are represented, including: Australia, Austria, Canada, England, Greece, New Zealand, Norway, Scotland, Slovenia, Sweden, and the United States. The playlist and tracklisting, as usual, follows the list of articles from the past week. The […]

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Melodic Tonic ’18 August 15th

Melodic Tonic ’18 August 15th

Your mid-week just got a whole lot tastier thanks to the treats in the Melodic Tonic ’18 August 15th edition. These six tunes feature a bit of everything, from dream pop to gritty blues-inspired rock. First up is another sizzling delight from one of our favs.   Maribou State – “Nervous Tics” (feat. Holly Walker) (London, England) RIYL: Maribou State, […]

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Weekend Showcase 4.22

Weekend Showcase 4.22

Forty-five (45) songs occupy the Weekend Showcase 4.22 edition. For the most part, the mega-playlist is an upbeat one. Fourteen countries are represented, including: Australia, Austria, Canada, Denmark, England, Germany, Greece, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, and the United States. The playlist and tracklisting, as usual, follows the list of articles from the past week. The SoundCloud version […]

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The Matinee ’18 June 8th

The Matinee ’18 June 8th

The Matinee ’18 June 8th includes awesome new tracks to get your Friday moving. Artists are representing Australia, Austria, Denmark, Norway, the US and the UK today. We hope you find your new favorite song or band. Check back tomorrow for our Weekend showcase which includes all of our song selections from this week. Gold Star – “Half The Time” […]

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Weekend Showcase 4.17

Weekend Showcase 4.17

On this beautiful first weekend of May, the Weekend Showcase 4.17 edition turns up the temperature with thirty-seven (37) tunes. The artists and bands represent a lucky 13 countries, including: Argentina, Australia, Canada, Denmark, England, Finland, Germany, Greece, Japan, Northern Ireland, Norway, Sweden, and the United States. The playlist and tracklisting, as usual, follows the list of articles from the […]

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The Matinee ’18 May 4th

The Matinee ’18 May 4th

The Matinee ’18 May 4th is ready for you and may the 4th be with you! We have a nice mix of tracks today to surely get your pulse going on this lovely Friday to kick off your weekend. We have artists representing Greece, The US, and The UK today.   TT – “The Dream” (Los Angeles, USA)  RIYL: […]

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Weekend Showcase 3.40

Weekend Showcase 3.40

We’re heading down the backstretch of 2017, and the music continues to amaze. The Weekend Showcase 3.40 edition is proof that there is still great new music to be found. This week’s mega-playlist features 57 songs. The artists and bands represent from 16 countries, including: Australia, Austria, Canada, Denmark, England, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, New Zealand, Northern Ireland, Norway, Poland, Scotland, […]

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The Matinee October 13th

The Matinee October 13th

It’s Friday the 13th, and we could share a creepy playlist or just share great music regardless of the tone. We’ve opted for the latter because a good spooky tune can be shared year round in our opinion. So put on the headphones or turn up the speakers, and enjoy this terrific selection of new music on The Matinee October […]

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The Mega, Mega Playlist of 2015

The Mega, Mega Playlist of 2015

Over the past year, we’ve listened to thousands of singles – way too many to count. Throughout the year, we’ve shared many of them through three regular features – The Melodic Tonic, The Matinee, and The Weekend Showcase. While we could have rolled up all those singles into one mammoth playlist, that would have meant a playlist of nearly 1,500 songs, not to […]

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Rendition: Remixes by Lane 8, LEFTI, and Lorne Chance

Rendition: Remixes by Lane 8, LEFTI, and Lorne Chance

Today’s Rendition has is much more livelier than the previous ones we’ve featured. As oppose to focusing on ambient remixes, the tracks are more house and club oriented. Hear remixes by Lane 8, LEFTI, and Lorne Chance below. As always, we’ve also included the original song if available for you to compare.   Maribou State – “Wallflower” (Lane 8 Remix) […]

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Maribou State’s brilliant debut “Portraits”

Maribou State’s brilliant debut “Portraits”

Since their formation four years ago, Maribou State have established themselves as one of electronic’s foremost masters of creating the ethereal as oppose to the club-heavy beats dominant in EDM. Their popularity has increased each year following the release of a few EPs and a number of remixes, including for songs by Fat Boy Slim, Lana Del Rey, Submotion Orchestra, […]

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Weekend Showcase: March 27th Playlist

Weekend Showcase: March 27th Playlist

It’s the weekend! And. You. Know. What. That. Means! It’s time for the Weekend Showcase, featuring some great new music from the not-so-distant future. There’s a bit of nostaglic feel to the playlist, in particular to the ’80s. If this is the first time you’re listening to the Weekend Showcase, some things to help you if you like the tracks: […]

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Maribou State – “Raincoats”

Maribou State – “Raincoats”

“Raincoats” is the brand new single from London masters of ethereal dub-step and garage, Maribou State. We had included the first single, “Rituals”, back on the February 13th Weekend Showcase. Maribou State have a way of putting together multiple textures that complement one another instead of competing against on other. The result is an otherwordly, sensual sound that is perfected […]

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Weekend Showcase: February 13th Playlist

Weekend Showcase: February 13th Playlist

Here’s our weekly Weekend Showcase, featuring some of the great new singles from the not-so-distant past. If you like a single a lot and wish to play just that one song, click on the song title and you will be taken to a separate page with just that song. Or, you can hear the entire playlist, which follows the track […]

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Maribou State, “Rituals”

Maribou State, “Rituals”

“Rituals” is an electro-pop track from the duo of Chris Davids and Liam Ivory who go by the name Maribou State. This track bridges the funky sounds of The 2 Bears with the atmospheric qualities of Matthew Dear. The London duo’s debut album, Portraits, drops June 1st on Counter Records. The track is on our Weekend Showcase for February 13, […]

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