Posts Tagged ‘james blake’

15 Songs That Make You Feel Like You’re Dreaming

Some music is good for falling asleep to, and some makes you feel like you're already out. If you're in the right state of mind, these are the kinds of songs that take you on and... Read more »

Chance The Rapper Is Working with Jessie Ware, James Blake, J. Cole, Wyclef Jean, and Boys Noize

Wow. In an interview with the UK’s DJ Semtex for BBC Radio 1 & 1Xtra, Chance The Rapper has confirmed some incredibly exciting artists that he’s recently worked with. Alongside more expected James Blake collaborations (they did... Read more »

Jamie xx Debuts New Music From James Blake and John Talabot on BBC Radio 1

Benji B has given us some great shows is his 2-4am slot on BBC Radio 1, like this Madlib special, this Q-Tip retrospective, this insightful Four Tet interview, and this brilliant Young Turks takeover. Last night, he... Read more »

Watch Lil Buck Dance By a Waterfall For the Upcoming Series “The Talent Show”

The Talent Show is a half-hour television series hosted by Sol Guy that explores a broad cultural theme through three segments: adventure, performance, and conversation. The series is a mash-up of pop culture and current events, taking... Read more »

Watch James Blake’s Full Bonnaroo 2014 Set

Following the news that he’s working with Kanye West and Justin Vernon, James Blake’s full set from this year’s Bonnaroo has surfaced online. The 70-minute set includes highlights from both of his albums, as well as... Read more »

James Blake is About Halfway Done With A New Album, and He’s Collaborating With Kanye West and Justin Vernon

Over the weekend, James Blake visited Tennessee to play Bonnaroo for his very first time. Following his set, Blake sat down with Billboard, giving his thoughts on the festivities and divulging some juicy information about a new... Read more »

15 Free Songs You Should Download Right Now

Every Sunday we collect the best free music we can find and put it all in one place. If you fell behind or just feel like building up your iTunes, we've got you covered. Enjoy.... Read more »

Download James Blake’s Latest Radio Show From BBC Radio 1

As a part of his spectacular BBC 1 Radio Residency, James Blake has released the March edition of his show, now available to stream or download via his SoundCloud. You can check out the entire playlist... Read more »

20 of the Most Surprisingly Awesome Genre-Crossing Covers

Artists putting their own twist on a favorite is nothing new, but most of the time they stick to their lane, even if they are "making the song their own." An R&B singer pays homage to... Read more »

Hear a Chance The Rapper Verse That James Blake Didn’t Like

We heard roommates Chance The Rapper and James Blake together on the “Life Round Here” remix, but before that, there was apparently another idea in the works. Chance shared a lost verse on SoundCloud with a note... Read more »

Tinashe’s 10 Favorite R&B Songs

Tinashe staked her claim as an artist to look out for in the world of R&B in 2013. Specifically, she was exploring that downtempo "alt-R&B" lane, mixing syrupy vocals with hazy electronic production from people like... Read more »

Watch James Blake’s Full Live Performance From the BBC Radio 6 Music Festival

Last weekend saw the inaugural BBC Radio 6 Music Festival, which took place in Manchester, UK. There were performances from HAIM, Damon Albarn, The National, Lykke Li, Wild Beasts, and James Blake, who headlined Stage 2.... Read more »

Find Your State’s “Distinctive Artist” With This Music and Tech Study

Paul Lamere—founder of the music and tech blog, Music Machinery—has put together an informative study comparing listener trends and musical preferences across the United States. Above, you’ll see a map with various names labeled on each... Read more »

Kanye West Asked James Blake to Collaborate on New Music

James Blake isn’t a stranger to working with hip-hop heavyweights. The musician recently remixed Kendrick Lamar’s “m.A.A.d. City,” and has plans to move in with Chance The Rapper, who he collaborated with for a new version... Read more »

Listen to James Blake’s “Roman Patience” and His Remix of Kendrick Lamar’s “m.A.A.d. City”

James Blake took to the BBC Radio 1 airwaves again this evening (February 20, 7-9pm EST) for the second show of his residency series. Last time round he played his own remixes of Mystikal’s “Pay Me”... Read more »