All CFCF stories

Stream CFCF Radiance And Submission

For his third album, Radiance And Submission, Montreal folk experimentalist CFCF (aka Mike Silver) took the tight, muscular compositions that marked his first two records…
James Rettig | July 24, 2015 - 4:21 pm

CFCF – “La Soufrière”

Last month, we heard the beautiful acoustic single "The Ruined Map" from CFCF, the moniker for Montreal producer Michael Silver. His album Radiance And Submission
Lisa Brown | July 16, 2015 - 12:42 pm

CFCF – “The Ruined Map”

There's an early moment on CFCF's new single, "The Ruined Map," when Michael Silver's voice catches and reverberates as he sings the opening line. Silver…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 4, 2015 - 3:31 pm

All We Are – “Keep Me Alive (CFCF Remix)”

On their new self-titled debut, the Liverpool-based band All We Are have put together a slick, falsetto-happy take on classic soul and disco. And on…
Tom Breihan | February 23, 2015 - 5:16 pm

CFCF – “Oil”

The people at Adult Swim and the Michigan dance label Ghostly International have gotten together to compile a second Ghostly Swim collection, which will be…
Tom Breihan | December 23, 2014 - 9:25 am

CFCF – “Prisma”

Driftless Recordings recently gave us the kinetic EP from Bruce Smear (check out "Pick And Roll"), and now it's time for something completely different. They'll…
Miles Bowe | September 4, 2014 - 6:03 pm

CFCF – “Strange Form Of Life” Video

Last year, the producer CFCF put out the album Outside and followed it this year with an odds-and-sods EP titled Outsiders. Now you can watch…
Miles Bowe | July 24, 2014 - 5:47 pm

CFCF – “Windswept”

Montreal producer CFCF released the album Outside last year and recently announced an upcoming EP, titled Outsiders, of remixes and tracks that didn't make the…
Miles Bowe | May 15, 2014 - 12:36 pm

CFCF – “Lorraine”

The producer CFCF put out an album Outside last year, but just dropped a new track for Valentine's Day. It's a smooth slow jam that…
Miles Bowe | February 14, 2014 - 5:43 pm

CFCF – “Beyond Light” Video

Last month, we heard the track "Beyond Light" by Montreal producer CFCF, off his upcoming album Outside. Now, CFCF has made a visual accompaniment for…
Liz Pelly | October 12, 2013 - 7:15 am

CFCF – “Beyond Light”

In the last few weeks we've heard some songs from Montreal producer CFCF's upcoming album Outside (as well as a pretty inspired Majical Cloudz remix),…
Miles Bowe | September 27, 2013 - 10:40 am

Majical Cloudz – “Childhood’s End (CFCF Re-Version)”

The Montreal duo Majical Cloudz probably aren't anyone's idea of ideal remix candidates. Their bewitching, emotive churn is the sort of thing that needs room…
Tom Breihan | August 27, 2013 - 9:00 am

CFCF – “Jump Out Of The Train”

Montreal producer CFCF released his Music For Objects EP in July and no less than a month later, he delivers new material from his upcoming…
Claire Lobenfeld | August 1, 2013 - 11:43 am

CFCF – “Camera”

Montreal producer CFCF is following last year's instrumental set Exercises with Music For Objects, a new EP due next month. Today he gives us "Camera,"…
Amrit Singh | June 5, 2013 - 1:54 pm

CFCF – “Soul Love” (Feat. Austra) (David Bowie Cover)

Once a year, the roster of the Canadian indie label Paper Bag gets together to cover one complete classic album, with a different label act…
Tom Breihan | September 24, 2012 - 12:33 pm

CFCF – “Exercise #3 (Building)” Video

A few months ago, the Montreal producer CFCF released Exercises, a new album of gorgeously florid, thoughtful instrumental pieces. And now the track "Exercise #3
Tom Breihan | June 11, 2012 - 2:12 pm

Cadence Weapon – “Conditioning (CFCF Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Talented Canadian MC Cadence Weapon will put out Hope In Dirt City next week, an LP from which we've already heard the hypnotic single "Conditioning"…
Corban Goble | May 24, 2012 - 10:28 am

Sleep Over – “Romantic Streams (CFCF Remix)”

Star Montreal producer CFCF -- who has a really solid new EP out called Exercises -- is the latest to go in on the oft-
Corban Goble | May 9, 2012 - 1:45 pm

Elite Gymnastics – “Here, In Heaven 4 & 5 (Remix By CFCF)”

Minneapolis internet-pop manipulators Elite Gymnastics released their free-download debut EP Ruin last year, bundling it with Ruin 2, a collection of reworkings. There's long been…
Tom Breihan | March 29, 2012 - 10:46 am

Bear In Heaven – “The Reflection Of You (CFCF Remix)”

Just yesterday we were talking about how Bear In Heaven's "The Reflection Of You" was the best and gave it some overdue monthly mix treatment…
Amrit Singh | February 24, 2012 - 4:57 pm