DA-DA-DA da-da-da da-da-da da-da-da
August 4, 2011 10:12 AM   Subscribe

Name that song! Instrumental. Very recent. Overheard on the radio and in stores/restaurants where they typically play indie/alt rock. Bouncy. Very strong bassline. Kinda reminds me of Air.

I think the song is pretty new, because I've only started hearing it the last couple weeks. The bassline is the most notable part of the song, and pretty much drives it.

I think there's a part near the end where the bassline fades a bit and the song kinda chills out, and then the bassline comes back with full force. (although it's possible I'm confusing it with a different song)

Any ideas?
posted by Afroblanco to Media & Arts (9 answers total) 3 users marked this as a favorite
 
Bouncy, new, not instrumental (but nearly). Maybe Midnight City by M83?
posted by backwards guitar at 10:32 AM on August 4, 2011


Not an answer to your question, but in situations like this, I find smartphone apps like Shazam and SoundHound indispensable.
posted by StrawberryPie at 10:47 AM on August 4, 2011 [1 favorite]


I tried Shazam. Didn't work.
posted by Afroblanco at 10:50 AM on August 4, 2011


Random guess - Viva Voce?
posted by matildaben at 11:13 AM on August 4, 2011


I should mention that this song sounded like some form of electronica. I doubt there was a live drum set involved.
posted by Afroblanco at 11:20 AM on August 4, 2011


Possibly Toro y Moi?
posted by ladymonocle at 6:13 PM on August 4, 2011


Try to record an audio snippet of you humming or "singing" it, da's can only get us so far ;)
posted by sprocket87 at 8:05 PM on August 5, 2011


Washed Out?
posted by polyester.lumberjack at 10:39 PM on August 5, 2011


Okay, pretty sure this is the song, Rawnald Gregory Erickson The Second, by Starfucker.

Love that bassline!
posted by Afroblanco at 11:53 AM on November 29, 2011


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