Jon Hopkins

Video: Jon Hopkins – Cold Out There

Jon Hopkins shares a brand new video for Cold Out There, taken from his remastered and reissued debut album, Opalescent, available this month via Just Music. The director Dan Tombs who made the video with the assistance of Marcus Williams said the following: “I took a camera-equipped drone out to a remote and deserted part… Read more »

Wild Beasts – Woebegone Wanderers II

Wild Beasts’ Hayden Thorpe co-hosted Jon Hopkins’ BBC Radio 1 Residency last week, and he debuted an unreleased Wild Beasts song called Woebegone Wanderers II. Recorded around the release of last year’s Present Tense, the unreleased track is a continuation of Woebegone Wanderers from the band’s debut album Limbo, Panto.

Jon Hopkins – I Remember

Jon Hopkins‘ Late Night Tales compilation was released this week. For his contribution he’s turned in a simply beautiful rework of Yeasayer’s I Remember, a song that originally featured on their 2010 album, Odd Blood. “For my cover version I chose this track by Yeasayer. The original is a beautifully sad yet upbeat breakup song,… Read more »

Coldplay – Fix You (Four Tet Remix)

Four Tet co-hosted a BBC Radio 1 Residency show recently with Jon Hopkins, and took time out to premier his previously shelved remix of Coldplay’s Fix You.

Watch a studio trailer for Jon Hopkins forthcoming Asleep Versions EP

Jon Hopkins will release his new EP, Asleep Versions, on November 10 through Domino Records. Asleep Versions was recorded at Sundlaugin Studios, near Reykjavik, in February of this year. Intended to be heard as one single 25 minute piece, it is composed of four decelerated, dreamlike re-imaginings of tracks from the Mercury-nominated Immunity. Watch a… Read more »