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James Blake is a marvel for his alchemical ability to make dour and skeletal, glum-electro music telegenic, though the real reason to watch any Letterman performance is for David's response at the…   Read Story »
Portland's Wonder Ballroom played host to James Blake and his band last night. After an opening DJ set from Falty DL, Blake and co. performed songs spanning his catalogue with a focus on his new…   Read Story »
Most of Coachella's big surprises happen on the first weekend; by the time the fest gets to its second weekend, everyone knows which guest appearances to expect. But James Blake saved one…   Read Story »
The best music videos that crossed my video screen this week -- the top three on the list you'll find below -- are paranoid little masterworks of dread and disorientation and confusion. I have no…   Read Story »
Nabil is a don among music video directors, and he's reaching that Spike Jonze/Michel Gondry/Hype Williams level where it's an event every time he drops a new visual. That's certainly the case with…   Read Story »
Next week, British smarty-pants electronic pop prince James Blake will release his new album Overgrown, and we've posted a handful of its songs: "Retrograde," "And Holy Ghost," "Voyeur," a live…   Read Story »
Director Ferry Gouw's video for James Blake's introspective and beat-driven new single "Voyeur" starts with a CGI needle dropping on a CGI 12", zooming in on it until the grooves become their own…   Read Story »
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 »