We sat down for an initial listen of the upcoming record from The Men and we were left pretty blown away by what counts as a really ambitious step up for the band. So here is what we made of the record track by track. Look out for more of these ‘First Play’ pieces soon. […]
Great stuff as usual from The Guardian who corner Andrew Bird ahead of his performance in the boat that sits atop the crest of London’s Hayward Gallery at the moment. That show happened on Saturday and sounded fantastic so keep an eye on The Guardian who will be replaying the live stream magic from Tuesday […]
Django Django have kicked off the year with intent – their new record scoring high across the board, the highlight being a 5 star treatment in The Guardian.. Not heard anything of theirs yet? Well the hype train hasn’t left the station yet, catch up and watch their art-attack video for excellent single ‘Default’ above.
There’s been a bit of a tidal wave of buzz for The Men over the past few days from the likes of NPR and Pitchfork. The band are set to release a new record this Spring and it’s shaping up to be more accessible than previous material – a potential dambuster record, introducing them to […]
We’re excited today to present a new raft of names for Field Day 2012. Joining the names you already know about as well as recent additions such as Grimes, Mazzy Star, Death Grips and Zomby will be… Blawan Blood Orange Daniel Avery (Stopmakingme) Django Django Friends Huw Stephens DJ Julia Holter Justin Spear DJ Kindness […]
The week starts with some exciting news in the form of a track from Andrew Bird’s upcoming record ‘Break it Yourself’. The song is classic Andrew Bird but skews with the formula slightly with reverb heavy off-beat chords and pounding 60s drums. Dig in below. You can also order the record from his website now […]
Here’s a new one from one of 2012 most exciting prospects Zulu Winter. This one continues on from ‘Never Leave’ with atmospheric synths and taut rhythms. They’ve got a sly love of an epic coda too. Looking forward to hearing more from them, with an album slated for late Spring.
Fresh from unveiling a new record last month, Fennesz has now released a piece that originally accompanied a dance called ‘HAZE’ (that’s a picture from the piece above). The Fennesz track is called ‘On Invisible Pause’ and you can download the whole 40 minutes of it below. Fennesz – On Invisible Pause