BADBADNOTGOOD – IV

Toronto’s BadBadNotGood release new album ‘IV’, packed with singles ‘Speaking Gently‘, ‘Time Moves Slow‘, ‘Confessions Pt. II‘, ‘Lavender‘ and ‘In Your Eyes‘, as well as features from Samuel T.Herring, Kaytranada, Mick Jenkins and more.  It’s an assured, considered album that’s full of gems but it has to be said – it’s just not as much fun…

XAMVOLO – RUNNER’S HIGH [VIDEO]

Electro alt-R&B artist XamVolo has released a visual accompaniment to recent single ‘Runner’s High’.  The singer-songwriter and producer describes his sound as “a messy mind over raw, dark jazz grooves” and this definitely comes across in the rough and ready atmosphere of the video; the weightlifting scenes perfectly match the fat bassline, sharp synths and brooding…

BADBADNOTGOOD – IN YOUR EYES

Those blessed with an Apple Music subscription can listen to the new album from BadBadNotGood now [here], a full week ahead of its release date [July 8].  Spotify users, however, will have to make do with new single ‘In Your Eyes’, featuring the vocal talents of Charlotte Day Wilson.  Stream below via Spotify, click here to…

JAMIE ISAAC – FIND THE WORDS

As Jamie Isaac readies new project ‘Couch Baby’ for be released on Marathon Artists July 8,  the South East Londoner releases ‘Find The Words’; a down-tempo track on which the clarity of his direct vocal cuts through a woozy, Jazz-tinged instrumental.  Stream below via SoundCloud, click here to pre-order the album on iTunes.

BADBADNOTGOOD – TIME MOVES SLOW

On Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 radio show this evening came the first taste from BADBADNOTGOOD’s upcoming new album ‘IV’.  The delicate new track features the band’s signature combination of complex drum patterns and deep, meandering bass, this time paired with Sam Herring’s smooth vocal.  Stream below, along with B-side ‘Speaking Gently‘, via Spotify.

SAÍGO – SO NATURAL

Los Angeles-based vocalist and producer SAÍGO’s releases debut single ‘So Natural’, a shuffling, funky track that takes elements from Jazz and Soul and works them into an exciting new landscape.  “‘So Natural’ was written about the competition of natural instincts, a tug of war between emotions that evolves into a flurry of kinetic action,” explains SAÍGO.  Stream…

BADBADNOTGOOD – SPEAKING GENTLY

BADBADNOTGOOD have announced that they’ll be releasing a follow-up to 2014’s ‘III‘ with new track ‘Speaking Gently’.  According to their SoundCloud page, ‘IV’ is “coming soon”, and will sound slightly different to its predecessor if ‘Speaking Gently’ is anything to go by.  It’s got the same dark edge as ever before, but this time their penchant for…