James Blake

17
Sep
2011

James Blake Essential Mix for Radio 1

Submitted by / 8 years ago / New Songs

James Blake Essential Mix

After Jamie xx‘s appearance on Radio 1’s Essential Mix a few weeks ago it is obvious that the doors have now opened for a new kind of dance music DJ to have their spotlight on the legendary show. James Blake was scheduled to appear on the show way back in May but that was mysteriously…

5
Sep
2011

The Best Songs of 2011 So Far..

Submitted by / 8 years ago / Music News

Best Songs of 2011 Top Songs of 2011

Last year we decided to do our biggest feature to date, our “Remix of The Year 2010”. Whilst this post may not reach those heights of effort or user input, our inaugural “Best Songs of 2011” list is arguably just as important. You definitely won’t find any remixes here, this is purely what we believe…

25
Aug
2011

James Blake x Bon Iver – Fall Creek Boys Choir

Submitted by / 8 years ago / New Singles

It actually happened, James Blake and Bon Iver joined forces to create the ultimate hipster wet dream, their collaborative single Fall Creek Boys Choir. It has taken the kind of form you would expect, with James Blake providing the quirky downtempo instrumental and Justin Vernon taking majority control of the vocals. Fall Creek Boys Choir…

1
Feb
2011

James Blake – The Wilhelm Scream (Official Music Video)

Submitted by / 9 years ago / Music Videos

Having secured the #2 spot in this year’s BBC Sound of 2011 Poll, James Blake now has quite a lot of pressure on his shoulders to live up to the media’s predictably over-hyped expectations. Blake’s third single The Wilhelm Scream is due on March 7th, and it will be the true test of whether he…

6
Dec
2010

The BBC Sound of 2011 Poll

Submitted by / 9 years ago / Music News

In what has become somewhat of a national tradition now, the BBC Sound of 2011 longlist has just been revealed. The list was compiled using recommendations from more than 160 influential UK tastemakers (bleh!), who were asked to name their favourite new acts. The entrants must not have had a UK top 20 single or…

23
Oct
2010

James Blake – Limit To Your Love

Submitted by / 9 years ago / New Singles

This is James Blake, a London-based singer and producer. His fusion of indie, neo-soul and elements of dub on his new single Limit To Your Love is one of the best pieces of music I’ve heard recently, it really does come across as a breath of fresh air. It’s the first track to be released…