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We’re almost (almost!) done reflecting on the year that was, so it’s time to start taking a closer look at the year that will be. For the past several years, we’ve ranked our most anticipated albums. Today the feature returns, bigger than ever, with a whopping 100 records we’re looking forward to hearing, enjoying, debating,… More »

After experimenting with three formats for the Monthly Mix — MP3 zip, Spotify playlist, Soundcloud set, etc. — in March we finally came upon a solution that pleased everyone: all of them. And so, for you, here is the month’s music, whittled down to its very best, via each of the aforementioned mediums, limited only… More »

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 with the fearless and fertile Sound Grammar. But even that 2006 effort might not have crossed jazz boundaries as much as one from… More »

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Hear Jamie xx Perform With His xx Bandmates, Four Tet, And Warpaint’s Stella Mozgawa On BBC Radio 1

Jamie xx performed on Annie Mac's BBC Radio 1 show today, and he was joined by his xx bandmates Romy Madley Croft and Oliver Sim,…
James Rettig | November 18, 2015 - 5:03 pm

Four Tet Says He Was In Radiohead’s “Creep” Video

Four Tet is such an endlessly prolific and inventive producer that its' easy to forget he's been putting out records since the late '90s. And…
Tom Breihan | November 9, 2015 - 10:04 am

Percussions – “Digital Arpeggios”

We mostly know UK producer Kieran Hebden as Four Tet, and god knows he releases a ton of music under that alias. But Hebden also…
Tom Breihan | August 28, 2015 - 10:38 am

Chvrches – “Leave A Trace (Four Tet Remix)”

Four Tet has remixed Chvrches' Every Open Eye lead single "Leave A Trace." The UK electronic musician opts for a slow buildup on his take,…
James Rettig | August 25, 2015 - 1:28 pm


Kieran Hebden releases a ton of music. He just put out a new Four Tet album and a posthumous collaboration with jazz drummer Steve Reid,…
Peter Helman | August 5, 2015 - 7:42 pm

Kieran Hebden (Four Tet) & Steve Reid – “Strings Of Life” (Derrick May Cover)

Before the legendary New York jazz drummer Steve Reid passed away in 2010, Kieran Hebden (bka Four Tet) collaborated with him on a variety of…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 30, 2015 - 1:22 pm

Stream Four Tet Morning/Evening

Back in May, Four Tet announced that his next album would be out by early July. But as it happens, it's out even earlier: "To
Peter Helman | June 21, 2015 - 3:54 pm

Rome Fortune – “Leaders” (Prod. Four Tet)

As far as I know, Rome Fortune is the only guy on Atlanta's rap underground who's recorded multiple tracks with Four Tet. Last year, Rome…
Tom Breihan | June 16, 2015 - 2:25 pm

Omar Souleyman – “Bahdeni Nami” (Prod. Four Tet) Video

Omar Souleyman has collaborated with a number of major producers, but his biggest success came in the form of 2013's Wenu Wenu, which the Syrian…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 2, 2015 - 4:35 pm

New Four Tet Album Morning/Evening Out This Summer

Four Tet announced some details about his next album via Twitter earlier today: It'll be called Morning/Evening and will be out by early July. There's…
James Rettig | May 6, 2015 - 8:31 pm

Roots Manuva – “Facety 2:11″ (Prod. Four Tet)

Back in the days before grime, Roots Manuva seemed like the great hope for UK rap. His heavy, craggy voice could've only come from a…
Tom Breihan | March 27, 2015 - 9:39 am

Hear Four Tet’s Shelved Remix Of Coldplay’s “Fix You”

Jon Hopkins is the latest artist to get his own BBC Radio 1 Residency show, and tonight he broughout along Four Tet to serve as…
James Rettig | February 19, 2015 - 9:30 pm

Four Tet & Eminative – “Makondi” (Don Cherry & Ed Blackwell Cover)

Yesterday, the way-out electronic-music great Kieran Hebden, better known as Four Tet, released a whole surprise album of music he'd recorded under his Percussions alias.
Tom Breihan | January 27, 2015 - 10:33 am

Stream Percussions (Four Tet) 2011 Until 2014

It's not like Kieran Hebden doesn't release a fuckton of music under his Four Tet name. Both on his own and as a producer for…
Tom Breihan | January 26, 2015 - 9:07 am

Stream Caribou Vibration Ensemble CVE Live 2011

Caribou are a hell of a live band in any situation, but if you ever get a chance to see Dan Snaith in his Caribou…
Tom Breihan | January 19, 2015 - 10:56 am

Stream Four Tet & Floating Points’ 6-Hour Final Set At London Club Plastic People

After some 20 years in business, the small but much-loved London club Plastic People shut down over the weekend. On its final night, though, it…
Tom Breihan | January 6, 2015 - 10:57 am

Download New Jamie xx, Four Tet, Koreless, & John Talabot Tracks From Sofia Mattioli’s Continuum Score

Earlier this year, the British artist Sofi Mattioli worked with Jamie xx to make a conceptual music video for his "Sleep Sound" single, filming people…
Tom Breihan | November 26, 2014 - 9:00 am

Rome Fortune – “One Time For” Video

Bluebearded Atlanta rap iconoclast has only been on the scene for a couple of years, but he's already the godfather of a whole generation of…
Tom Breihan | September 24, 2014 - 12:32 pm

Rome Fortune – “Lights Low” (Prod. Four Tet)

Back in May, we bore witness to an unexpected convergence of the laconic, idiosyncratic Atlanta rapper Rome Fortune and the extremely busy head-expanding British producer…
Tom Breihan | July 10, 2014 - 1:19 pm

Watch Glastonbury 2014 Performances From Lana Del Rey, Arcade Fire, Jack White, Disclosure, Haim, & More

Glastonbury, the world's biggest and wettest music festival, is going down this weekend and despite what M.I.A. claims the BBC has been broadcasting bits of…
Scott Lapatine | June 28, 2014 - 2:33 pm
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