YOUNG FATHERS – WHITE MEN ARE BLACK MEN TOO

Young Fathers won the Mercury Prize with their last album, ‘Dead‘.  Far more importantly, it was named our favourite album of 2014.  Not a single laurel, however, was rested upon by the Edinburgh trio, and they got straight back into the studio and recorded their new, controversially-titled ‘White Men Are Black Men Too’.  In short, ‘WMABMT’…

YOUNG FATHERS – SHAME

After the recently released ‘Rain Or Shine‘, comes another new track from Young Fathers’ upcoming album ‘White Men Are Black Too’.  ‘Shame’ is a relatively up-beat track, which is more reminiscent of TV On The Radio than ever before.  It manages to be as catchy as any Pop song you’re likely to hear [both the…

YOUNG FATHERS – SOON COME SOON

When asked how they were going to celebrate winning the Mercury Prize for ‘DEAD‘, Young Fathers said they were straight off to Germany to record new material.  Less than a month later, and it appears the Edinburgh trio weren’t kidding!  Back with a new sound, another album may be on the way sooner than one…

YOUNG FATHERS – GET UP

Leftfield Edinburgh trio Young Fathers release another track from their upcoming album ‘Dead’, to be released February 4.  The track features some seventies funk samples and plenty of dirty electronica, offsetting an upbeat hook with a slightly eery soundscape – stream below via SoundCloud.  The first track from the new album came in December, and…

YOUNG FATHERS – TAPE TWO

Edinburgh trio Young Fathers blew critics away with their first album ‘Tape One’, and their second effort is every bit as stunning.  Everything from the deeply textured production, to the complex, unexpected rhythms, to the drifting backing vocals is inch-perfect.  Young Fathers are the most hands down the most innovative and gifted artists in the UK…