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Hot Chip – “Atomic Bomb (John Talabot Remix)” (William Onyeabor Cover)

Two years ago, David Byrne's Luaka Bop label put out a compilation of old tracks from the little-known African synth artist William Onyeabor. Last year, some of those songs were reimagined for a remix album, including a cover from Hot Chip of the 1978 track "Atomic Bomb." And earlier today, John Talabot shared his remix… More »

By: James Rettig / April 1, 2015 - 9:51 am

Download New Jamie xx, Four Tet, Koreless, & John Talabot Tracks From Sofia Mattioli’s Continuum Score

Earlier this year, the British artist Sofi Mattioli worked with Jamie xx to make a conceptual music video for his "Sleep Sound" single, filming people dancing to the song at the Manchester Deaf Centre. Mattioli, along with her longtime collaborator Rebecca Salvadori, has just made a new short film called Continuum, and she's called o… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 26, 2014 - 9:00 am

Hear New James Blake & John Talabot Tracks On Benji B’s Radio 1 Show Guest Hosted By Jamie XX

Benji B wasn't around to host his Radio 1 show this week, so Jamie XX came to fill in, and he brought with him some very nice things. If you head over to Radio 1 and listen through the most recent broadcast, you'll find a brand new untitled song by James Blake, followed immediately by… More »

By: Miles Bowe / July 17, 2014 - 11:28 am

Bobby B – “So True” & “So True (John Talabot’s Espiral Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Dance producer Bobby B (aka Bobby Browser aka Andre Ferreira) has gained attention in the last year or two for a pair of glistening EPs on the label 100% Silk. Now, just as he relocates from Oakland to Brooklyn, he's releasing a new double 12" single for Icee Hot featuring a pair of new track… More »

By: Miles Bowe / May 14, 2014 - 10:36 am

John Talabot – “Without You”

We have heard the Spanish producer/DJ John Talabot live tons of times, and listened to some of his remixes, but it's been a while since we've heard one of his original songs. "Without You" is a sleepy and gorgeously spluttering track rooted in vocal samples that drift through one ear and out the other. The… More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / October 21, 2013 - 11:02 am

Photos: Øyafestivalen 2013

In its 12th year, Øya Festival brought another diverse set of artists to Oslo's Medieval Park over four days last week. Among the performers were Blur, the Knife, Kraftwerk, Kendrick Lamar, Slayer, Beach House, James Blake, Cat Power, Grimes, Tame Impala, Wu-Tang Clan, Grimes, Rodriguez, Kvelertak, Disclosure, HAIM, Iceage, Phosphorescent, and many more. Check out… More »

By: Stereogum / August 14, 2013 - 10:45 am

Photos: Primavera Sound 2013

Primavera Sound Festival took place over multiple days in Barcelona last week, hosting acts including Blur, My Bloody Valentine, the Knife, Phoenix, the Postal Service, the Breeders, and many more. We sent Autumn Andel to capture the sights. Check out her pics in the gallery above. More »

By: Stereogum / May 28, 2013 - 11:29 am

Sasquatch! 2013 Saturday: Sigur Rós, The xx, Tame Impala, & More

As day 2 of Sasquatch! began everybody, from fans to bands to tech, seemed to be adjusting to the swing of things. It was a little warmer, and there was no rain in sight. After walking through a camping area set up with afternoon beer pong and a car blasting "Same Love," I finally got… More »

By: Miles Bowe / May 26, 2013 - 4:15 pm

The 10 Less Obvious Must-See Sets At Sasquatch! ’13

If you're heading to The Gorge for Sasquatch! this weekend, you probably already know to check out Sigur Rós, Vampire Weekend, Tame Impala, and other live favorites. But, as with Coachella, there are some hidden gems of the festival that you need to check out. Some are groups on the verge of breaking through, some… More »

By: Miles Bowe / May 21, 2013 - 1:49 pm

The Top 30 Electronic Dance Tracks Of 2012

There was no getting away from EDM in 2012. While the three-letter hashtag has certainly caused buzz among radio stations and indie blogosphere alike, it's been a big year for dance on and off of the pop charts. Regional styles like footwork, juke, and Jersey club went through genre-bending booms, electronic trap instrumentals filtered their… More »

By: Puja Patel / December 26, 2012 - 2:13 pm

The xx – “Chained (John Talabot & Pional Blinded Remix)”

Barcelona's dank Balearic beat maker John Talabot and countryman/house producer Pional have already collaborated to great effect twice this year -- see "Destiny," from Talabot's murked-out afterhours club record ƒn, and "Braves," their triumphant theme song for the Spanish marathon -- so here's one more before it's all over. On the xx's "Chained," the Spaniard… More »

By: Amrit Singh / December 14, 2012 - 12:50 pm

John Talabot & Pional – “Braves” (Spanish Marathon Theme Song)

John Talabot and Pional, two Barcelona dance producers who team with each other frequently, have once again linked up for a new track. This one, "Braves," will serve as the theme of the annual Divina Pastora Marathon in Valencia, and the race organizers will attempt to lift the runners' spirits by playing the song around… More »

By: Tom Breihan / October 29, 2012 - 12:21 pm

John Talabot – “Mai Mes” & “Tragedial”

Barcelona's dusky Balearic beat-maker John Talabot, owner of this year's excellent ƒin LP, is now also the owner of a coveted opening slot on old pals the xx's upcoming tour. As a get-to-know-me tour memento, JT's pressed a 7" with two previously unreleased tracks, available physically either at his shows with the xx, or hi… More »

By: Amrit Singh / September 17, 2012 - 10:20 am

Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs – “Tapes & Money (John Talabot’s Ritual Reconstruction)”

The Spanish dance producer John Talabot has given the world a blissed-out seven-minute remix of "Tapes & Money," a track from Orlando electro-house up-and-comer Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs. Give it a listen below. More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 29, 2012 - 2:49 pm

John Talabot – “Destiny” (Feat. Pional)

Last month, we posted "So Will Be Now...," a sunny collaboration between the Balearic dance producers John Talabot and Pional from Talabot's forthcoming album ƒin. Below, we've got another one, also from ƒin, entitled "Destiny," and it sparkles and thumps with that same confident grace. More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 1, 2012 - 1:41 pm

John Talabot – “So Will Be Now…” (Feat. Pional)

Next month, the Spanish dance producer John Talabot will release ƒin, his first-ever full-length album. One of the tracks on the LP is "So Will Be Now...," a sun-dazed seven-minute collaboration with fellow producer Pional. The track weaves classic house bass-blips through a hazy landscape of fluttery vocal samples. Give it a listen below. More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 9, 2012 - 1:43 pm

John Talabot – “I Want Tonite”

This guy John Talabot, a Barcelona-based producer of considerable Balearic skill, steps out from behind the remix desk with a track branded with his name and some bad spelling: Hear "I Want Tonite," below: enjoy its muggy bass vamp and thick synths; consider his voice, heavily effected; note the way that flange effect gives the… More »

By: Amrit Singh / November 9, 2011 - 4:07 pm

Teengirl Fantasy – “Cheaters” (Remixed By Beautiful Swimmers & John Talabot)

Here are a couple of great refits on one of last year's more memorable singles, from one of last year's best new bands. "Cheaters" is the signature song on Teengirl Fantasy's debut LP 7AM, a paean to Chicago house built on a dramatically recontextualized vocal sample. That sample is spun out a step further: via… More »

By: Amrit Singh / April 1, 2011 - 6:04 pm

The xx – “Shelter (John Talabot Feel It Too Remix)”

Barcelona-based DJ dude John Talabot dabbles in house and the naturally occurring sunbleached sounds of the domestic scene he's taken root in, a combo making him a natural ally of Delorean's. Last I saw him, he DJd before and after that band's set at the True Panther-curated MoMA PS1 WarmUp kick off -- today he… More »

By: Amrit Singh / July 28, 2010 - 3:31 pm

MoMA WarmUP Kick Off @ PS1, Long Island City 7/3/10

There were massive balls bounced around in a courtyard crammed with too many smiles. Breakdance circles broke out, often. A tame reception for the day's earliest act, Glasser, was followed by an outright dance party for the sumptuous house of Barcelona DJ John Talabot. It was my first time at MoMA's WarmUp party, but quite… More »

By: Amrit Singh / July 6, 2010 - 4:50 pm
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