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Three years ago, the masked, mysterious London dance producer SBTRKT released his self-titled debut album, which showed how sparse, architectural club music could absolutely work as pop if you did it…   Read Story »
2012's Devotion, the first album from the British soul singer Jessie Ware, was one of the finest debuts in recent memory. And though we still don't know when the follow-up album is coming, we do know…   Read Story »
The great British soul singer Jessie Ware returned a couple of weeks ago with "Tough Love," her elegantly devastating new single. That track's video has arrived, and it plays like a European…   Read Story »
A few weeks ago we named Jessie Ware's "Tough Love" our favorite song of the week, praising Ware for "once again underplaying her hand, quietly emoting about the times what we want and what we need…   Read Story »
We're right at about the halfway point of the year here, and we spent this week looking back at 2014 so far, and looking forward at what the summer will bring. But the week-that-was provided some…   Read Story »
Devotion, the 2012 album from the British soul singer Jessie Ware, was one of the finest, most composed, most expressive debuts in recent memory. And judging by her new single "Tough Love," there's…   Read Story »
We at Stereogum have the UK on the brain this week. And while there's a big difference between "Britpop" and "British pop," this seems like an appropriate time to point out just how many singers from…   Read Story »
"She looks so perfect standing there/ In my American Apparel underwear" is the new "I like girls who wear Abercrombie & Fitch." Fifteen years ago, at the height of boy-band mania, America was…   Read Story »
When you've got the option of putting Jessie Ware in your video, I can't imagine any reason why you'd go with an animated video instead, but that's what Julio Bashmore did. Bashmore, who's produced…   Read Story »
On New Years Eve, the great British producer SBTRKT played the giant Young Turks party in Mexico City, which also featured the xx, Grimes, and others. For the last track in his set, SBTRKT played "r…   Read Story »