Showing All "Burial" Posts

In 1959, Ornette Coleman released The Shape of Jazz To Come, a record with content almost as audacious as its title. Forty-seven years later, Coleman at least partially fulfilled his own challenge…   Read Story »
Many commenters were surprised and upset that we didn't include Burial's fantastic Kindred EP in our list of the Top 5 EPs Of 2012, and I want you all to know: I voted for it! Alas my vote was not…   Read Story »
Foggy early-dubstep eminence Burial and emotive psychedelic-electronic master Four Tet have teamed up before, for a pair of tracks that also featured Thom Yorke, and now they've joined forces once…   Read Story »
Clandestine dubstep don Burial has finally, fully come forth with his first proper release since last year's "Street Halo" 12" and those Thom and Massive Attack bits. It is precisely what you should…   Read Story »
I'm pretty sure the vocal sample in this snippet of elegantly muffled electronica from Burial's forthcoming Hyperdub EP Kindred keeps repeating "head underwater," which is exactly how you would feel…   Read Story »
Earlier this month, we heard UK psych-thump pioneers Burial and Massive Attack collaborate on a new song called "4 Walls" and now here's that single's B-side, a Burial rework of Massive Attack's…   Read Story »
Bristol psych-thump originators Massive Attack and depressive-dubstep hermit Burial have always shared a certain raining-in-your-soul musical vibe, and now the two entities have teamed up for a new…   Read Story »
Hyperdub label head Kode9 stopped into the Benji B's BBC show and played lots of forthcoming music from his label, though as the self-described "Burial purist" says (presumably in response to those…   Read Story »
That was quick. The just-announced collabs between Thom Yorke, Kieran Hebden (Four Tet), and William Bevan (Burial) debuted earlier tonight on London's Rinse FM. Text Records' black label 12" is sold…   Read Story »
In its original instance, post-dubstep Brit it-kid Jamie Woon's "Night Air" received its midnight shading via production from the inimitable Burial. That backdrop's swapped for one by the similarly…   Read Story »