James & Evander have teamed up with Shortcircles to form the new group Hoodcats, and they’ve just dropped a new EP through Mapzzz. The EP’s three songs have all of the shimmering electronics and skittering beats you’ve come to expect from the East Bay’s future pop auteurs, plus a chopped and screwed sample of “Return Of The Mack” thrown in for good measure. Don’t even act like that’s not intriguing.

Stream the whole thing below, or download for free from Bandcamp.