JON HOPKINS - REDDIT AMA; BBC RADIO 1 ESSENTIAL MIX; PLAYING FIXED 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY

Jon Hopkins | 11/19/14

Jon Hopkins' 'Asleep Versions' EP, composed of four decelerated, dreamlike re-imaginings of tracks from the Mercury-nominated Immunity and intended to be heard as one, single 25-minute piece, is out now. To celebrate its release, Hopkins will be playing a one-off show in Brooklyn, NY this coming Friday, November 21st. His set will be part of the FIXED 10 Year Anniversary party, tickets available here

The following day, Saturday November 22nd, Jon will be participating in... Read more?

OWEN PALLETT PREMIERES NEW VIDEO FOR 'IN CONFLICT' VIA NOWNESS

Owen Pallett | 11/04/14

In Conflict, the title track from Owen Pallett’s critically acclaimed recent album, now has an accompanying video. It was directed by Jason Last & Jaime Rubiano, and premiered via Nowness today. Watch it HERE

Owen Pallett has just announced a string of North American dates for 2015, which will take in a headlining show at Music Hall of Williamsburg. All dates below. For tickets, head here.

OWEN PALLETT NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES 

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ARCTIC MONKEYS

The band’s initials, a new morning, an analogue radio frequency and an existential statement - the title of Arctic Monkeys’ fifth album AM suggests all of those things and more.  And the record itself lives up to this pithily resonant billing by being, in drummer Matt Helders’ typically forthright estimation, “the album we’ve always been waiting to make”.

It starts with a sumptuously squelchy synthetic-sounding beat. This turns out to have been built out of all too human body parts, as all four Arctic Monkeys got together to contribute foot-stamps and knee-slaps  - “which might make people think of Lederhosen,” admits... Read »

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