Stream Neneh Cherry’s Blank Project On Soundcloud

Neneh Cherry returns after her 18-year hiatus with “Blank Project”, produced entirely by Four Tet. The timing of releases can be amazing sometimes. On the same day I was talking to a friend on Twitter about Swedish pop music, I stumbled upon Neneh Cherry’s brand new album stream via Soundcloud. Blank Project is her first offering since her 1996 album, Man and a full 25…

VIDEO: Four Tet x Moe Syzlak – Pinnacles

Witness the oddly brilliant synchronicity of Four Tet’s Pinnacles set to Moe from The Simpsons breakdancing. Casually perusing my Facebook feed, I came across yet another fantastic video. But this one was much different to the others I usually find. A clever YouTuber named James uploaded a video showing a clip from The Simpsons where surly bartender Moe Syzlak is teaching a class in Funk Dancing for…

Stream Beautiful Rewind By Four Tet On Soundcloud

Beautiful Rewind, the new album from Four Tet, is available to stream on Soundcloud. We’re fans of musicians with high levels of creative output as you may have noticed. Releasing multiple albums in a year is a common theme in the industry, although it appears to be more of a money making venture for the bigger labels. Four Tet isn’t amongst that pack (that’s just…

Happy 151st Birthiversary, Claude Debussy!

Google have crafted a doodle for the 151st anniversary of Claude Debussy’s birth so we decided to look at some of his best sampled tracks. France had a rich history in late-Romantic and early 20th century (or impressionist) music, with world renowned composers such as Frédéric Chopin (Polish-born but gaining French citizenship in 1835), Maurice Ravel and Erik Satie pushed classical music into the 20th…

Neneh Cherry + Afrika Baby Bam – Nina (Prod. Four Tet)

Neneh Cherry teams up with former Jungle Brother Afrika Baby Bam on an African-themed Four Tet beat. This track is made of pure awesome, from the clientele to the African percussion. Swedish singer-songwriter/rapper Neneh Cherry lays down some spoken word vibes with Afrika Baby Bam, a former member of the Jungle Brothers and the man who gave Q-Tip his name. The blend of the male…

First Events Of RBMA NYC 2013 Announced

RBMA have announced the first of their events for NYC 2013. We’ve featured many of RBMA’s past lectures on Sampleface but today, the Red Bull Music Academy have announced some of their shows for the 15th edition, which will be held in New York City from April 28 to May 31. As usual, expect some live gigs, film screenings, installations and their stalwart lectures. So…