GHOSTPOET – SHEDDING SKIN

‘Shedding Skin’ [released March 2 via PIAS Recordings] represents a departure from Ghostpoet’s previous style, switching his lo-fi electronic bleeps and glitches for the lush instrumentation of a live band – a fitting title indeed, then.  The album features singles ‘Off Peak Dreams‘ and ‘Shedding Skin‘, as well as contributions from.  It appears not to…

GHOSTPOET – SHEDDING SKIN [FT. MELANIE DE BIASIO]

With his upcoming album ‘Shedding Skin’ due out March 2, Ghostpoet releases the title track, featuring vocalist Melanie De Biasio.  ‘Shedding Skin’ follows in the same vein as Ghostpoet’s new material, which leans away from electronica, towards a fuller, live band sound.  Of course, it still features that trademark mumble we’ve all come to know…

BBC 6 MUSIC FESTIVAL PREVIEW

BBC 6 Music hosts their first ever music festival this weekend in Province’ home town, Newcastle Upon Tyne.  They’ll be bringing some of our favourite artists to the North East’s premier music venues such as The Cluny 2, The Sage Gateshead, Newcastle Academy and The Boilershop.  We’ll be in attendance at the event, updating you at…

GHOSTPOET – OFF PEAK DREAMS [VIDEO]

Ghostpoet’s ability to tell everyday stories with his characteristic eloquence and attention to detail is what makes him so likeable, so it’s fitting that the new video for ‘Off Peak Dreams‘ follows a day in the life of a call centre employee who likes a drink.  Stream the visuals below via YouTube, and stay tuned…

GHOSTPOET – OFF PEAK DREAMS

We bloody love Ghostpoet here at Province, and news of new single ‘Off Peak Dreams’ and that his new album, ‘Shedding Skin’ will be released March 2 is music to our ears.  On the track, Ghostpoet offers up his trademark mumble over some live instrumentation, which gives way to a psychadelic middle eight.  The follow-up to 2013’s…

PROVINCE X ALT-J – UNRELEASED INTERVIEW [2012]

Back in February 2012, Alt-J were almost unheard of.  They had but one EP to their name, were touring with Ghostpoet, and had a handful of tracks uploaded on to their YouTube channel.  Later that year, they would go on to release their Mercury Prize-winning debut album ‘An Awesome Wave’ to critical acclaim and become…

TOP TEN ALBUMS OF 2013

It’s that time again where every music magazine, blog and website publishes their end-of-year lists, and Province is no exception!  First came ‘2013’s Most Innovative Releases’ (which featured the likes of Arcade Fire, Metronomy and Kanye West) and now we present to you Province’ Top Ten Albums of 2013.  This list is not based on…