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Remember last month when we made a hand-wringing post about the death of the MP3 and thereby the end of the downloadable Monthly Mix? Well, fuck it -- ZIP FILE BACK. Thank you for your comments and…   Read Story »
This live version of "Our Love Comes Back," the most recent view into what's to come from James Blake's upcoming album Overgrown, is a deeply moody, heartstring-tugging piano ballad with wobbly…   Read Story »
James Blake has a new album coming out soon, Overgrown due out April 8. Now you can hear the album version of "Voyeur," which Marry Anne Hobbs premiered on her BBC Radio 6 show this morning. Blake…   Read Story »
We still haven't heard "Voyeur," the track from James Blake's forthcoming album Overgrown. We have, however, heard the song's dub version, which Blake is planning on releasing as a single. And now we…   Read Story »
The song may share a name with a certain legendary Georgia rock band, but "R.E.M.," the new track from the heavy-hearted Mississippi rapper and producer Big K.R.I.T., borrows a sample from a very…   Read Story »
In the last year there seemed to be a sort of rift between James Blake's growing catalog. There was Blake, the singer-songwriter who created warped, knotty soul music on his self-titled debut, and…   Read Story »
British electronic pop time-bender James Blake is about a month away from releasing his new album Overgrown, and the first single "Retrograde" is enough to give me high hopes for it. And now he's…   Read Story »
It's finally come to this: The first straight-to-Spotify Stereogum Monthly Mix. It's the end of an era, and I'm a little sad about it! But it's a necessity in 2013, and one that will serve this…   Read Story »
Overgrown, James Blake's second proper album, is set to arrive this spring, and the only thing we've heard from it is the luminous and mystery-drenched first single "Retrograde." Judging by what we…   Read Story »
I'll have to watch James Blake's video for his heady, luminescent new single "Retrograde" a few more times before I have any idea what's going on. But the dark and mysterious clip, directed by Martin…   Read Story »