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Aldous Harding – Elation

Aldous Harding has released a new song, entitled Elation. The track is lifted from the recording sessions for her latest album, Party.

Video: The National – Day I Die

The National shared their latest track Day I Die from their forthcoming album Sleep Well Beast. The video, which was directed by Casey Reas, compresses the frenetic energy of performing with the grind of touring. It’s a day in the life of The National. Reas adds, “Graham MacIndoe captured eighteen time-lapse photo series during rehearsals… Read more »

Video: TORRES – Three Futures

Mackenzie Scott, aka TORRES, releases her forthcoming new album Three Futures, the follow-up to 2015’s Sprinter, on September 29 via 4AD.

The National – Guilty Party

The National will release their forthcoming 7th studio-album Sleep Well Beast on September 8 via 4AD. Sleep Well Beast was produced by Aaron Dessner with co-production by Bryce Dessner and Matt Berninger and recorded at Aaron’s Hudson Valley, NY studio, Long Pond. To celebrate the forthcoming album the band will be throwing a Guilty Party at Basilica Hudson on… Read more »

Video: TORRES – Skim

Directed by Ashley Connor. Mackenzie Scott, aka TORRES, has released a new single titled Skim, which is her first song for new label 4AD.

The National – The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness

The National release their forthcoming 7th studio-album Sleep Well Beast on September 8 via 4AD. Sleep Well Beast was produced by Aaron Dessner with co-production by Bryce Dessner and Matt Berninger. The album was mixed by Peter Katis and recorded at Aaron Dessner’s Hudson Valley, New York studio, Long Pond, with additional sessions having taken… Read more »

Sufjan Stevens, Bryce Dessner, Nico Muhly & James McAlister – Mercury

Sufjan Stevens, The National’s Bryce Dessner, Nico Muhly, and Sufjan’s drummer James McAlister release their collaborative album Planetarium on June 9 via 4AD. A completely reimagined version of the project originally undertaken years ago and performed in various iterations around the world, Planetarium unites Stevens’ vocals, McAlister’s beats, Dessner’s guitar performance, and Muhly’s instrumental compositions—part… Read more »

Aldous Harding – Imagining My Man

Aldous Harding has announced her forthcoming new album Party will be released on May 19 via 4AD. Her debut release with 4AD, Party (produced with the award-winning John Parish; PJ Harvey, Sparklehorse) introduces a new pulse to the stark and unpopulated dramatic realm where the likes of Kate Bush and Scott Walker reside. Comprising a… Read more »