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Jon Hopkins' Immunity gave us some of the most taut and explorative electronic music of 2013. Now he's surprising us again by reworking some of those tracks with vocalists. After a new collaboration…   Read Story »
The instrumental track "We Disappear" was the first song on Immunity, the album of conceptual, leftfield dance music that the British producer (and Brian Eno buddy) Jon Hopkins released last year.…   Read Story »
Lulu James has released a video for her most recent single "Sweetest Thing." Like her clips for "Closer" and "Step By Step" before this, the video features James in different avant garde costuming,…   Read Story »
Lulu James continues to release one-off singles with "Sweetest Thing." It's a straightforward R&B cut, but still has flourishes of her brand of futurism, sounding like creatures from another planet…   Read Story »
Last week, one of our favorite songs was "Step By Step," the lush but hard-pounding diva-house anthem from the Tanzanian-born, UK-based singer Lulu James. The song's brand-new video is top-shelf…   Read Story »
Welcome to the second installment of The 5 Best Songs Of The Week, a new column where we spotlight the tracks in the conversation this week that we liked the most. The last seven days have been…   Read Story »
Tanzania-born, British siren of esoteric soul Lulu James is back with "Step By Step." There's little word on when a full-length release from the young singer will arrive, but between this and…   Read Story »
Yesterday, Beach House and Phoenix both dropped mindbending, huge-budgeted videos at basically the exact same moment; as soon as I got done writing up one of them, I had to launch into the next one…   Read Story »
British soul-force Lulu James knows how to do simplicity with a ton of panache. In the sparse black-and-white video for her electro-soul track "Closer," she shows that gyrating in front of the camera…   Read Story »
Following the release of her Be Safe/Stuck EP in 2012, English songstress Lulu James has been hailed a visionary of 21st century soul. James's sound is indebted to an array of genres that span…   Read Story »