I’m positive Burial always checks first to make sure it’s raining wherever I am. Thank you, Burial. New 3 track Kindred EP is out now. Streaming in full at Hyperdub. Stream: Burial Kindred EP
Or 1/2 2011, depending on if phrasing/math/logic is important to you. This list is somewhat in order, but it’s not really in order. Also, #1 is definitely in order. Some favorites missing here work better in album mode (or came out in 2010, e.g.: Smith Westerns), and will see you later on the Best Albums [...]
Posted: June 19th, 2011 under 2011, Lists.
Tags: Adele, Austra, Beyonce, Big K.R.I.T., Bon Iver, Britney Spears, Burial, Cults, Dirty Gold, Drake, fleet foxes, James Blake, Jamie Woon, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, Okkervil River, Rusko, The Weeknd, tv on the radio, Tyler the Creator
This week in my headphones has been mostly devoted to Jamie Woon’s debut LP, Mirrorwriting. The British singer/songwriter/producer’s electronic R&B album has some production help from Burial, who makes the first 3 tracks (including singles “Night Air” and “Lady Luck”) the overwhelming(!) favorites. But before that, there was a self-released Wayfaring Stranger EP that featured [...]
It doesn’t rain in LA very often, so to have a new, 7 minute plus Burial track called “NYC” to listen to while the clouds drift over a wet city is oddly comforting. In addition to the Thom Yorke/Four Tet 12″, two new Burial songs from the English producers upcoming EP, The Street Halo, have [...]
Burial, Thom Yorke and Four Tet announced a collaboration 12″, it completely sold out, and both tracks premiered on London’s Rinse FM. This all happened today. “Ego” and “Mirror”, below. (GvsB)
Still making the promo rounds for their re-release (previously: they danced with 2 Live Crew on the set of their album cover shoot in the new video for “The Rabbit”), Miike Snow performed a couple of tracks from their Downtown debut live in the middle of the woods somewhere as part of MTV PUSH Artist [...]