With the Bank Holiday now over, you may be feeling a little tender and need to be eased gently into the coming week. And, when it comes to providing soothing music, there are few better than Mount Kimbie, who shall be releasing their latest EP Carbonated on June 27th.
Its Friday, so its a perfect excuse to enjoy this classic bit of radio featuring Konono nº1. We don’t exactly know what to expect when they play at Field Day this year but this certainly whets the appetite.
Our pals over at Black Cab Sessions have been filming at Field Day for a few years now and 2011 will be no different. As a taster, check out these previous sessions with Villagers, Wild Beasts and Cloud Control. Villagers Villagers from Black Cab Sessions on Vimeo. Wild Beasts Cloud Control
We set ourselves the task this week of creating a Spotify playlist made up of covers from Field Day artists. What in theory sounds easy was actually a very difficult task but what we did turn up is nothing short of special. John Cale’s take on ‘All My Friends’ is grade A material, as is […]
The Horrors are back. Skying is out in July through XL. The album tracklist is: 1, Changing The Rain 2. You Said 3. I Can See Through You 4. Endless Blue 5. Dive In 6. Still Life 7. Wild Eyed 8. Moving Further Away 9. Monica Gems 10. Oceans Burning Via Abeano
This morning we stumbled across these great illustrations and an in depth interview with Field Day favourite – CocknBullKid. Head over to Amelias magazine for the full feature and make sure you head down to Rough Trade East tomorrow night and catch miss Blay & co live in-store.
The first of our in-depth features with Field Day’s musical mavericks focuses on restless LA native Ariel Pink, written by long-time fan and renowned music critic Simon Reynolds… “I know I’ve left my mark already,” says Ariel Pink. “I know when somebody’s heard my music. I can hear it in their music.” The Los Angeles […]
Our first exclusive Field Day mix of 2011 comes from one of the UK’s most talented producers, an all-round musical prodigy who’s regularly called upon by Brian Eno to add his studio flair to acclaimed productions by the likes of Four Tet, Wild Beasts and the ambient maestro’s solo work. Field Day mix 01 – […]
One thing you can’t deny about Brooklyn’s Creep is how fiendishly adept they are at selecting guest vocalists. The xx’s Romy Madley-Croft popped-up on ‘Days’, the duo’s debut single for Young Turks, and on new track ‘You’, it’s the turn of R&B starlets Nina Sky. We’re expecting big things from Creep’s set at Field Day […]