Posts Tagged ‘wild beasts’

Watch Wild Beasts Perform “Wanderlust” With a Massive Pipe Organ

London’s Royal Festival Hall organ was installed in 1954. It had been out of commission since 2005, its 7,866 pipes unused due to structural concerns. But a recent two-year restoration process (and $15 million) brought the... Read more »

Wild Beasts – “Mecca (SOHN Remix)”

Two unassuming but highly talented artists combine on SOHN’s remix of “Mecca,” one of the highlights from Wild Beasts’ latest album Present Tense. Working with flighty falsetto vocals is nothing new for Vienna-based SOHN, whose own vocals... Read more »

Video: Wild Beasts – “Mecca”

Wild Beasts fourth album Present Tense came out earlier this year—a poignant, emotional, beautiful record and the band’s best yet—and now they’ve released a video for one of the album’s most immediate tracks, “Mecca.” Directed and animated by... Read more »

Wild Beasts – “Simple Beautiful Thing (Djrum Remix)”

Wild Beasts are lucky to have two fantastic vocalists in the band, each with a distinctive delivery, but both able to hit an enviable falsetto whenever they necessary. British producer Djrum’s brilliant remix of “A Simple Beautiful... Read more »

Video: Wild Beasts – “A Simple Beautiful Truth”

The buzz surrounding England’s Wild Beasts has reached still-higher levels with their new album Present Tense. The band is back in the news today with a video for “A Simple Beautiful Truth.” On the inspiration for... Read more »

Wild Beasts – “A Simple Beautiful Truth (East India Youth Remix)”

East India Youth just set off on a tour in support of Wild Beasts, and to celebrate the beginning of the tour East India Youth has remixed Wild Beasts’ “Simple Beautiful Truth.” His retooling of the... Read more »

Best Songs of the Week

With so much good music steadily coming through, it's easy to miss out on some of the best. To help prevent this, we've picked some of our favorite tracks from the week. Here are the songs... Read more »

Interview: Wild Beasts on Their Bold New Album and Why It’s OK to Wallow in the Misery of Life Sometimes

Wild Beasts are one of Britain's best bands. They have remained one of the most constantly innovative and exciting guitar-based groups ever since they released their 2008 debut album Limbo, Panto, and although critically acclaimed, are... Read more »

Wild Beasts – “Sweet Spot”

The English dream-pop outfit Wild Beasts have released a new track, “Sweet Spot,” from their forthcoming album, Present Tense. As always with Wild Beasts, the music is marked out by the moaning, almost androgynous vocals of... Read more »

Video: Wild Beasts – “Wanderlust”

Praise the music Gods. Wild Beasts are back with a new album for 2014, a long three years after their last album, 2011’s dainty, daring Smother. “Wanderlust” was premiered on Zane Lowe’s BBC Radio 1 show a little... Read more »

Wild Beasts – “Stray”

The eccentric and always individual Wild Beasts have got into the festive spirit, sharing a new and unheard track that came from the same sessions that birthed 2011’s gorgeous  album Smother. “Stray” is a typical Wild Beasts track... Read more »

Jessie Ware – “Night Light (Wild Beasts Remix)”

Indie oddballs Wild Beasts have followed in the footsteps of Joe Goddard and Perseus and taken their turn at remixing Jessie Ware‘s “Night Light.” Their remix is certainly the most inventive of the lot, with Hayden Thorpe adding some falsetto of... Read more »

2:54 – “You’re Early” & Wild Beasts Remix

2:54 are two British sisters who count The xx and Wild Beasts amongst their fans, and whilst the three bands by no means sound the same, they all evoke a certain sense of longing with their... Read more »

Wild Beasts – “Thankless Thing”

British band Wild Beasts are not only excellent on record, they are also incredible live, with two of the four members being great singers. They are also criminally underrated, so in case you haven’t had a... Read more »