James Blake

The Gummy Awards: Your Top 20 Indie Rock Crushes Of 2011

The next stop on the Gummys express is Your Top 20 Indie Rock Crushes Of 2011; ten females, ten males, one Gosling. Hit the gallery…
Stereogum | December 20, 2011 - 12:24 pm

James Blake – “A Case Of You” Video (Feat. Rebecca Hall)

The entire video for James Blake's cover of Joni Mitchell's "A Case Of You" consists of the actress Rebecca Hall, who played Ben Affleck's Stockholm…
Tom Breihan | December 19, 2011 - 10:51 am

The Gummy Awards: Your Top 10 Tracks Of 2011

Today we begin rolling out the results of this year's Gummy Awards: The only set of lists which are perfectly impervious to comment section backlash…
Stereogum | December 12, 2011 - 12:46 pm

James Blake – “At Birth”

James Blake has a new EP called Love What Happened Here arriving next month. Last week, we posted his track "Curbside." And below, we've got…
Tom Breihan | November 21, 2011 - 10:55 am

James Blake – “Curbside”

James Blake has already released one album and one EP this year, and now he's planning to squeeze in one more EP before 2011 ends.
Tom Breihan | November 18, 2011 - 9:06 am

Stream James Blake Enough Thunder

Enough Thunder, the new EP from the electronic pop prodigy James Blake, is out now, and we've already heard a bunch of tracks from it.
Tom Breihan | October 6, 2011 - 12:44 pm

James Blake – “Fear To Fear”

An unreleased James Blake track called "Fear To Fear" is making the internet rounds today, and nobody seems to know if and when the track…
Tom Breihan | September 28, 2011 - 5:18 pm

Five Indie Types Who Would Do Well On X Factor… And Five Who Wouldn’t

Tonight, as anyone who's been near a TV in the past month already knows, the much-hyped Fox singing-competition show The X Factor makes its debut.
Tom Breihan | September 21, 2011 - 6:27 pm

Watch James Blake Debut New Tune “Once We All Agree”

James Blake has a new EP called Enough Thunder coming soon, and we've already heard the new tracks "Not Long Now" and the Bon Iver…
Tom Breihan | September 19, 2011 - 3:08 pm

Stream James Blake’s BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix

Dubstep wunderkind James Blake stopped into the Beebs over the weekend to DJ his Essential Mix, a playlist that featured Arthur Russell, Snoop Dogg, Salem…
Corban Goble | September 19, 2011 - 11:04 am

James Blake – “Not Long Now”

The first cut from James Blake's upcoming Enough Thunder arrived today via a rip of BBC radio, and its a strange, somber track that glides…
Corban Goble | September 14, 2011 - 10:09 am

James Blake Enough Thunder EP Details

Before he dropped his self-titled debut album earlier this year, James Blake first came to the indie world's attention because of a trio of 2010…
Tom Breihan | August 31, 2011 - 2:49 pm

Bon Iver x James Blake – “Fall Creek Boys Choir”

Earlier this hour BBC Radio played a brand-new track from the angel-voiced auteur connection of James Blake and Bon Iver. Immediately afterward, Blake posted it…
Tom Breihan | August 24, 2011 - 2:50 pm

Mercury Prize 2011 Nominees

This year's shortlist for the Barclaycard Mercury Prize Album of the Year was announced in London this morning. A group of industry experts will select…
Scott Lapatine | July 19, 2011 - 9:30 am

Pitchfork Festival 2011: Friday Recap

The beautiful thing about a festival like Pitchfork is the genre-spanning curating: The principal principle is a commitment to independent-minded music, and from that viewpoint…
Amrit Singh | July 16, 2011 - 1:52 pm

Watch James Blake Play Fallon

Last night James Blake made his American television debut with a performance of "The Wilhelm Scream" on Jimmy Fallon. Blake pulls a Pecknold when it's…
Brandon Stosuy | July 15, 2011 - 1:22 pm

Optimus Alive! 2011 In Photos

Optimus Alive! went down in Passeio Marítimo de Alges in Portugal over the weekend. Headliners included Coldplay and Jane's Addiction. The riverside fest had a…
Scott Lapatine | July 11, 2011 - 1:52 pm

James Blake – “Order”/”Pan”

Listen to "Order" b/w "Pan" the forthcoming instrumental dub-stepped 12" by the peoples' favorite James Blake. Both are dark, slo-mo, and mysterious. "Pan"'s vaguely industrial…
Brandon Stosuy | July 1, 2011 - 10:06 am

James Blake @ Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Los Angeles 5/24/11

Before his show at Hollywood Forever last night, James Blake rolled around the Cemetery grounds while shadowed by photographer Graeme Flegenheimer. They spent some time…
Amrit Singh | May 25, 2011 - 3:10 pm

The 7 Best Videos Of The Week

This week we've got new clips from Depeche Mode, James Blake, Beyoncé, Calvin Harris, Princeton, and Alcoholic Faith Mission. The Depeche Mode clip is directed…
jessica | May 20, 2011 - 4:43 pm