When Jamie xx and Four Tet get together, something special usually transpires. Earlier this week, Jamie xx and Kieran Hebden dropped a great new collaborative track, entitled Seesaw, during the Young Turks takeover of FBi Radio in Sydney. Seesaw showcases both Four Tet and Jamie xx’s unique production styles perfectly. At times this track brings me back to… Read more »
Earlier today, after a long and frustrating uploading process with the increasingly unreliable Soundcloud, Four Tet uploaded a new hour-long DJ mix containing some new music. This latest act of extreme generosity out of Kieran Hebden comes only weeks after he dropped a massive number of unreleased tracks and remixes to celebrate reaching 100,000 Twitter followers. As expected, this… Read more »
Four Tet has given away a massive number of unreleased tracks and remixes to celebrate reaching 100,000 Twitter followers. Four Tet claimed that each track was written between 1999 and 2012. Kieran Hebden, who is having a very busy 2013, decided to give away a series of unreleased cuts via Sendspace. Download everything here. 100k followers very soon…… Read more »
Gillie Amma, I Love You is Four Tet’s contribution to BOATS, a double-disc compilation brought to us by the good people of Everything Is New, an international arts project featuring and supporting Dalit ‘untouchable’ children in south-east India. The compilation will also feature new music by Gang Gang Dance, Rustie, Deerhoof, Bear in Heaven, No Age, Taken By… Read more »
Four Tet may have only released the excellent Beautiful Rewind earlier this month, but Kieran Hebden is already plotting a follow-up 12″. The forthcoming 12″ will feature remixes of the original album tracks, the first of which has been shared by Hebden via his Twitter account. Listen to American techno producer Container’s distorted and gritty take on… Read more »
Over the weekend, Four Tet took over Rinse FM to record a massive eight-hour long DJ set. During the set he dropped a previously unreleased collaborative track he recorded with the elusive, Burial. Four Tet’s entire set is available to stream or download here. Listen to the radio rip below.
Four Tet just dropped another track that’s set to appear on his forthcoming new album, Beautiful Rewind. The track is titled Parallel Jalebi, and it sounds utterly incredible. The female backing vocals are particularly nice. Stream it down below. Check out the mini-documentary The Creator’s Project just premiered, which focuses on Hebden’s career and music.
Four Tet has worked his wonders yet again with an incredible remix of the title track from DIANA’s forthcoming debut LP, Perpetual Surrender. The Toronto four-piece release the album on August 20 through Jagjaguwar, but you can download Kieran Hebden’s spellbinding remix over on the bands website. Pre-order Perpetual Surrender here.
Kool FM is the first taste of Four Tet’s forthcoming new LP, Beautiful Rewind. The official stream became live earlier today after it initially was played last night on Zane Lowe’s BBC Radio 1 slot. While I love his earlier, more ambient recordings, the dancier direction that Kieran Hebden has been heading towards lately sounds unreal. His… Read more »
Thom Yorke and Nigel Godrich (Atoms For Peace) have offered up their take on Four Tet’s Pyramid, and it sounds absolutely fucking incredible. What they’ve done is stretch the track into eight minutes in total, using a series of rippling beats surrounded by some varied techno/ambient soundscapes. Keeping Pyramid’s original foundation, they’ve added quite a lot more techno/electronic styles to… Read more »