Posts Tagged ‘james blake’

Listen to James Blake Mix D’Angelo, Kanye West, and More For His Final BBC Radio 1 Residency

Last night marked the end of James Blake’s BBC Radio 1 Residency and, unsurprisingly, he compiled one fantastic send off. Throughout his two hour set, Blake mixed together new music from D’Angelo (off his fantastic Black... Read more »

Here’s James Blake’s Harmonimix Remix of Gorillaz’ “Feel Good Inc.”

Under the moniker Harmonimix, James Blake has been flipping select hip-hop songs to create imaginative—and often eerie—remixes. The most recent offering from the Harmonimix vault is a rework of Gorillaz’s most beloved song, the De La... Read more »

Preview James Blake’s New Song “200 Press”

James Blake’s latest song, “200 Press,” is called “200 Press” because only 200 copies are going to be pressed up. Pretty straightforward, but the music is expectedly complicated, bringing an André 3000 sample into a hypnotic electronic... Read more »

James Blake’s New Album is Coming Out Next Year and it Might Feature Kanye West

James Blake has been busy recording his third album, which is due sometime next year. Speaking with Miami New Times, Blake said that he’s currently “seventy percent done” with the record, hoping to release it “in... Read more »

This Week’s Best EDM, Featuring James Blake, Baauer, and Diplo

Weeks like this highlight how broad the electronic dance music scene can be. Festival house yadda yadda future bass SMH. There are a number of artists who know how to lay down a groove without having... Read more »

James Blake Shares New Song “Building It Still” on His BBC Radio 1 Residency

As is becoming the norm now, James Blake shared more exclusive new music on his BBC Radio 1 Residency show last night. Recorded while he was on tour with his 1-800-Dinosaur crew in Japan, the show... Read more »

James Blake Announces North American Mini-Tour

James Blake is up to something. First he sneaks a new version of “200 Press” and an Outkast remix into his BBC mix, and now he’s announced this lightning-quick, five-stop tour of North America. The shows... Read more »

Listen to a New Version of James Blake’s “200 Press” and Mash-up of Outkast’s “International Players Anthem”

Last month, James Blake surprised us and unveiled a new song titled “200 Press” on his BBC Radio 1 program. Like an artist who’s never really finished with his or her painting, Blake has since revisited... Read more »

The Best New Mixes Streaming Right Now

While single tracks and full-lengths dominate most of our iTunes libraries, there’s a whole other world waiting for you out there: the mix. These sprawling, untamed fusions of past and present provide artists with the perfect... Read more »

This Week’s Best in EDM, Featuring Gesaffelstein, DJ Sliink, and L-Vis 1990

Once again, it's on. Welcome back to this weekly roundup of the finest in electronic dance music, from the creepiest, most somber tones to pure up-in-your-futher-mucking-face bangers. All shapes and sizes, but you already knew that...... Read more »

Listen to a New James Blake Song “200 Press” and a Remix of Airhead’s “Shirin”

James Blake’s monthly BBC Radio 1 residency has become essential listening, not just for the exclusive tracks he plays (from himself, Jamie xx, Lone, Airhead and more) but for the incredible variety of music both new and... Read more »

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 »