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Floating Points – “Anasickmodular”

UK electronic music producer Sam Shepherd is about to release a new Floating Points album called Crush, the full-length follow-up to his 2015 debut Elaenia.
Peter Helman | October 1, 2019 - 10:31 am

Floating Points – “Last Bloom” Video

UK producer Sam Shepherd hasn’t released a Floating Points album in four years. The electronic project’s debut album Elaenia came out back in 2015, followed…
Julia Gray | August 28, 2019 - 9:03 am

Floating Points – “Coorabell”

Last month, UK electronic music producer Sam Shepherd -- better known as Floating Points -- returned with "LesAlpx," his first new music since 2017. And…
Peter Helman | July 12, 2019 - 9:12 am

Floating Points – “LesAlpx”

It's been a little bit since we've heard from Floating Points, the electronic project of UK producer Sam Shepherd. He released his debut album, Elaenia,…
James Rettig | June 18, 2019 - 10:39 am

Floating Points – “Silurian Blue” Video

Sam Shepherd -- the producer, composer, and DJ behind the moniker Floating Points -- spent some time with his band in the Mojave Desert last…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 18, 2017 - 11:53 am

Members Of Caribou, Hot Chip, Junior Boys Team Up To Score 1973 Film

The 1973 movie Tactus Tempus had an experimental-at-the-time all-synth score from composer Frank McCarty. And now, members of some of our finest synth-based acts --…
Tom Breihan | March 3, 2017 - 10:44 am

Katy B x Four Tet x Floating Points – “Calm Down”

Katy B has been pretty quiet this year -- outside of a handful of shows, the English pop singer seems to have been largely hard…
James Rettig | December 11, 2015 - 9:02 am

Floating Points – “Peroration Six”

Floating Points, the moniker of UK producer Sam Shephard, will release his new album, Elaenia, at the beginning of next month. So far, we've heard…
James Rettig | October 19, 2015 - 10:34 am

Floating Points – “Nespole” Video

Floating Points, the UK producer known to his parents as Sam Shepherd, makes foggy, twinkly music that isn't necessarily intended for dancing. So in his…
Tom Breihan | October 7, 2015 - 12:26 pm

Floating Points – “Silhouettes” Video

UK producer Floating Points has released an epic and elegant video for his new track "Silhouettes," a selection from his upcoming new album Elaenia. Judging…
James Rettig | August 25, 2015 - 11:59 am

Stream Four Tet & Floating Points’ 6-Hour Final Set At London Club Plastic People

After some 20 years in business, the small but much-loved London club Plastic People shut down over the weekend. On its final night, though, it…
Tom Breihan | January 6, 2015 - 10:57 am