TUNES: LORDE – “TENNIS COURT”

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New Zealand singer-songwriter Ella Yelich-O’Connor, whose stagename is Lorde, recently released the single “Tennis Court” — an electro-pop follow-up to her 2013 EP The Love Club.

Listen: Lorde — “Tennis Court

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TUNES: ALUNAGEORGE — “YOU KNOW YOU LIKE IT”

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The long-awaited release of AlunaGeorge‘s album, Body Music, does not disappoint, giving the fans of this UK duo (Aluna Francis and George Reid) a catchy and edgy single to add to their summer playlist.

Listen: AlunaGeorge – “You Know You Like It”

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SHOES SPEAK LOUDER

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Make a statement with the updated platform clog styles from the Koolaburra Spring/Summer 2014 collection.

TUNES: MS MR — ‘HURRICANE’

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This week the Koolaburra office adds a subdued single from NYC-based duo MS MR to our playlist. The band broke into the music scene with “Hurricane but has since followed up with a full-length album< released this May.

Listen: MS MR — “Hurricane”

TUNES: ICONA POP — “GOOD FOR YOU”

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By now you’ve spent months with Icona Pop’s single “I Love It” — the summer anthem of 2012 — stuck in your head. Thankfully, the Swedish DJ duo (now based in the United States) has another upbeat track with slightly less manic energy, “Good For You.”

Listen: Icona Pop – “Good For You”

MONTAUK MEMORIES

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Escaping the city with a drive to ‪#‎Montauk‬ ‪#‎beach‬ ‪#‎relaxing‬ ‪#‎boho4ever‬ www.kooolaburra.com

SHINE IN YOUR OWN WAY

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TUNES: MARK RONSON FEAT. BOY GEORGE — ‘SOMEBODY TO LOVE ME’

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We love the combination of Boy George‘s haunting vocals with the beat of the marching drums in this song produced by Mark Ronson.

This week’s song: “Somebody to Love Me” by Mark Ronson feat. Boy George (Listen)

TUNES: LOU DOILLON — ‘QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS’

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French actress and model Lou Doillon‘s debut album, Places, has an “earthy elegance” that channels the aura of artists like Joni Mitchell and Cat Power.

Listen: Lou Doillon – “Questions and Answers”.

TUNES: HAIM — ‘FALLING’

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The mellow beat of Haim‘s “Falling” is what’s feeding through the Koolaburra office speakers this week. The Los Angeles-based trio (also sisters) released their first EP (“Forever”) in 2012 and spent most of this year performing in big stages like SXSW and The Governors Ball, as well as the European leg of Rihanna’s current tour. A full-length album is in the works for a 2013 release.

Listen: Our favorite of their current singles is the ethereal indie pop tune titled “Falling”.