At the Drive-In, The 1975, James Blake & more!
“People have been asking if I’m going to record a record, so I did one.”
It’s finally here!
Another look at the rumour mill before next week’s official announce!
Some crystal ballin’ thoughts on who might (and might not) play Splendour this year.
Amazingly the cassette also features a James Blake collab!
Faves for Friday F**wits.
James Blake has used his radio show on BBC Radio 1 as a platform to debut his tearjerking cover of Simon & Garfunkel’s The Sound Of Silence. Before debuting the track at the end of the show, Blake dedicated the song to a friend that passed away on New Year’s Eve giving the cover even
Earlier this year James Blake alluded to the possibility that Kanye West and Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon would appear on his new album Radio Silence and now in a new interview he has confirmed the collaborations are a reality. “I can confirm that they’re on it,” Blake told Esquire (via Pitchfork). “Kanye — I’m with
Barcelona’s Primavera Sound festival will return in May 2015, with, as usual, a ridiculously impressive and incredibly eclectic lineup of quality artists from around the globe. Here’s just a selection of the huge names who will be taking to the stage in Spain: The Black Keys, James Blake, JUNGLE, The Replacements, Sun Kil Moon, alt-J,
English producer James Blake has announced his forthcoming third studio album will be titled Radio Silence. Blake made the announcement on the final show of his BBC Radio 1 residency. Reports Consequence Of Sound, the Radio 1 show was originally broadcast in December last year, but the audio only just appeared on SoundCloud. Radio Silence
English producer James Blake has dropped his new EP 200 Press, featuring three new tracks of bubbling, dark electronica and one spoken-word musical poem called Words That We Both Know. The 200 Press EP, so named because only 200 vinyl copies are to be pressed, sees Blake step into a more experimental electronic aesthetic than
UK electro soul singer-songwriter and producer James Blake has said the follow-up his 2013 album Overgrown should be ready for release in “about five months” and may just feature a collaboration with a mutual fan by the name of Kanye West. “I have a lot of respect for [Kanye], for what he has been releasing
New LP “50 per cent done”
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds have beaten English indie rockers Arctic Monkeys to take home the Album Award at the 59th Ivor Novello Awards, which took place on Thursday, 22nd May at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London. The group’s 2013 album Push The Sky Away beat out Arctic Monkeys’ 2013 effort AM to
Downtempo and post-dubstep idol James Blake has stopped by BBC Radio 1’s Residency program to play a two-hour mix of tracks, including a brand-new piano-backed number titled 40455 and remixes of Beyonce‘s Drunk In Love and Mystikal‘s Pay Me. Both Beyonce and Mystikal’s tracks have been given the James Blake treatment, with affected vocals and
New York City’s Governors Ball has just dropped its lineup announcement for the 2014 instalment of the festival and it’s a corker – apart from the previously announced Outkast, this year’s festivities will be graced by Jack White, The Strokes, Vampire Weekend, Phoenix and TV on the Radio. Wowzers. If that wasn’t enough for you,
After teaming up on a remix of his song Life Round Here, Chance The Rapper has decided to move in with his musical BFF, British downtempo/post-dubstep idol James Blake. Speaking with NME, Chance (real name Chancelor Bennett) discussed making the move from his home-city of Chicago to the west-coast mecca of Los Angeles, admitting that
Nominations for the 2014 Brit awards have been revealed in London with English electro duo Disclosure and pop rock outfit Bastille topping the nominations list with four nods apiece. They are followed closely by pop singer Ellie Goulding and dance collective Rudimental, who each scored three nominations. Other acts up for the prestigious music award