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Following the release of their sickly sweet tracks 'Sugar Rush' and 'Keep It Cool', Japanese mannequin duo FEMM return with hard-edged new song 'Private Dancer'. Blencing elements of decedant dance and goth rock, the song is produced by hot new talent ADP (Dua Lipa, M.I.A. Chris Brown) and Grammy, Brit and Mercury Prize-nominated producer and songwriter Jenn Decilveo (Beth Ditto, Miley Cyrus, Anne-Marie). Befitting of a duo consisting of mannequins with emotions, the song tackles the concept of 'symbiotic love'; the excess of affection that can lead to the desire to dominate, and the thirst for love that can lead...

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Japanese mannequin rap duo FEMM release new single 'Keep It Cool' today. The track flirts with elements of UK garage, 2-step and has a fresh, jazzy take on future bass. Following on from FEMM's recent dance releases 'Come&Go', 'Peach' and 'Dead Of Night', the track is accompanied by a music video set in the virtual city of New Tokyo in the year 20XX. The single is available now to download, stream and add to playlists now and its music video is available to watch below: FEMM's biting breakthrough girls' anthem 'Fxxk Boyz Get Money' went viral in 2014 and caught...

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Japan's "deathly cool" (Notion Magazine) mannequin rap duo FEMM released their super sweet pop-anthem Sugar Rush earlier this month, along with its avant-garde music video featuring a retro-futuristic unicycle dance troupe. Today, the pair, whose music has been called "unmissable, unique" by Wonderland Magazine have announced a limited edition physical release of latest EP 404 Not Found, available exclusively on MiniDisc through London's JPU Records. 404 Not Found is limited to 200 units worldwide and features the EP's beautiful cyberpunk artwork printed on three sides of the MiniDisc, along with a six-page J-card inserted into a custom jewel case. It's...

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With a combination of deathly cool and dark humour, Japanese mannequin rap duo FEMM have found fans among teenagers and influencers around the world. This highly artistic duo have adopted cutting-edge dance, mixed-reality XR technology and 3D avatars to create ground-breaking videos with avant-garde beauty that have been highly acclaimed in the United States and Europe. FEMM have released their brand-new single Sugar Rush's breath-taking music video today, which premiered via Notion Magazine. Sugar Rush refers to becoming stuck in the perilously sweet molasses of love, losing all grip on reason and rationality – it's a love song, but a...

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Timeless Japanese pop-rock band SCANDAL begin their 15th anniversary year with new single 'eternal', available digitally worldwide from 3 March, 2021. The release will be supported overseas with a limited-edition (100 copies!!) tape cassette from London's JPU Records, featuring two tracks and lyric translations. Both physical and digital versions of the SCANDAL single are available to pre-order from today. UPDATE: the limited edition cassette has sold out ahead of the release date. 'eternal' sees the band join forces with long-time SCANDAL producer Satori Shiraishi to create an innovative, festival anthem fitting for a 15th anniversary. Shiraishi has worked with SCANDAL...

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