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Your Friend – “Radio Silence” (James Blake Cover)

Taryn Miller is a Kansas-based songwriter who released her impressive debut album as Your Friend earlier this year. Gumption paired Beach House-style mysticism against an…
Pranav Trewn | July 26, 2016 - 10:19 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Slow week over here at Stereogum. HAHAHA j/k. To quote one Kanye West: "Release dates is played out. So the surprise is going to be…
Stereogum | May 6, 2016 - 5:54 pm
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Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: James Blake The Colour In Anything

Do something for me. Watch the video below. You'll be glad you did. It's Bill Withers, onstage in a stadium in Zaire in 1974. He's…
Tom Breihan | May 6, 2016 - 2:06 pm
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Trim – “RPG” Video

Trim is a gruff, authoritative London rapper associated with James Blake's 1-800 DINOSAUR label, and he'll release his debut album 1-800 DINOSAUR Presents Trim next…
Tom Breihan | July 20, 2016 - 10:18 am

James Blake Explains Why He Turned Down Drake On Spotify’s New Secret Genius Radio Show

Spotify launched two new radio shows today, which one can only assume is an attempt to compete with Apple Music's Beats 1 Radio. Both shows…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 13, 2016 - 1:42 pm
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Watch Justin Vernon & Vince Staples Join James Blake At Glastonbury

Justin Vernon collaborated with James Blake on several tracks off of his recent album The Colour In Anything, one of the very best albums of
Peter Helman | June 25, 2016 - 8:26 pm
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The 50 Best Albums Of 2016 So Far

Veep, quite possibly the best show on TV right now, depicts a culture of Washington aides chained to their phones, sent scrambling to come up…
Stereogum | June 15, 2016 - 10:30 am
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James Blake Announces North American Tour Dates

James Blake has announced North American tour dates in support of his new album The Colour In Anything. The musician played his first post-album release
James Rettig | May 31, 2016 - 12:16 pm
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Watch James Blake Play The Colour In Anything Songs Live For The First Time In LA

Last night at the Bellasco Theater in Los Angeles, James Blake played his first live show since releasing The Colour In Anything, his stunning, bottomlessly…
Tom Breihan | May 17, 2016 - 9:54 am
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James Blake – “I Need A Forest Fire” (Feat. Bon Iver) Video

James Blake surprise-released his new album The Colour In Anything last week, and today he's sharing a video for the Bon Iver collaboration "I Need
James Rettig | May 10, 2016 - 11:24 am
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Stream James Blake The Colour In Anything

And just like that, we have a new James Blake album! After over a year of teasing, what was once known as Radio Silence and…
James Rettig | May 5, 2016 - 7:10 pm
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James Blake’s New Album The Colour In Anything Out Tonight, Hear Three New Tracks

James Blake has been hinting at details about his third album for well over a year now -- first it was called Radio Silence, now…
James Rettig | May 5, 2016 - 2:48 pm
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James Blake Hints At Possible Album Title And Artwork

More than a year ago, James Blake revealed that his third full-length album would be called Radio Silence. But like his mutual admirer Kanye West,…
Chris DeVille | April 28, 2016 - 5:12 pm
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Stream Beyoncé LEMONADE

Beyoncé's mysterious LEMONADE project premiered on HBO tonight, and contrary to reports, it was not a "docu-style special." Rather, it was one of her patented…
Chris DeVille | April 23, 2016 - 9:58 pm
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James Blake – “Timeless”

James Blake has been teasing his follow-up to 2013's stunning Overgrown for nearly two years now. But tonight, as Consequence Of Sound points out, while…
Peter Helman | April 14, 2016 - 6:33 pm
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Trim – “RPG” (Prod. James Blake)

James Blake released a couple of tracks with grime MC Trim back in 2012. And now, the two have revived their partnership for another track,…
Peter Helman | March 10, 2016 - 11:07 pm
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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

You'll notice one conspicuous absence in this week's 5 Best Songs. To be clear: We didn't forget about The Life Of Pablo, nor were we…
Stereogum | February 12, 2016 - 5:10 pm
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James Blake – “Modern Soul”

While the rest of humanity was busy digesting The Life Of Pablo, James Blake was DJing on BBC Radio 1's Residency, and he took the…
Peter Helman | February 11, 2016 - 6:25 pm
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Bon Iver – “Haven, Mass”

Bon Iver's Justin Vernon and the National's Aaron Dessner are organizing the second annual Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival in Eau Claire, Wisconsin this…
Peter Helman | February 8, 2016 - 10:38 pm
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Eaux Claires 2016 Lineup Cassette Teases Justin Vernon With James Blake, Bruce Hornsby, National & Arcade Fire Members, More

Bon Iver's Justin Vernon and the National's Aaron Dessner are bringing the Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival back to Eau Claire, Wisconsin for its…
Peter Helman | February 6, 2016 - 4:33 pm
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