Norwegian jazz collective Jaga Jazzist will release their latest album Starfire via Ninja Tune on June 2. Earlier today, friend and fellow countryman Todd Terje turned in this irresistible rework of their cinematic track, Oban. It’s incredible. Todd Terje drops his Oban remix on a 12″ on May 18 via Ninja Tune.
One to watch for the coming year is rising London-based electronic producer Romare, who drops his long-awaited debut album Projections drops via Ninja Tune on February 23. His jazz-inflected latest offering Work Song is further proof of his talents. Get into it. Pre-order Projections here.
London producer Romare has dropped the self-directed video to his smoky new cut, Motherless Child. His long-awaited debut album Projections drops via Ninja Tune on February 23. “There are two tributes running through the song. One is to John Lennon and the other is to the spiritual ‘Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child’. The… Read more »
Up-and-coming London producer Romare drops his first release for Ninja Tune next Monday December 1. This week his let go of Pusherman, the B-side to his upcoming Roots 12″. Listen below. Pre-order Roots / Pusherman here.
Bonobo, aka Simon Green, has unveiled the third and final track from his forthcoming Flashlight EP, due next week on December 1 via Ninja Tune. “I made this in summer 2014 during some downtime between touring,” says Green of Return to Air. “This was the last track I made before leaving New York and packing… Read more »
During his recent BBC Radio 1 residency, James Blake dropped a brand new track entitled 200 Press. Apparently the title refers to the total amount of copies that will be “pressed up.” Although no release date has been slated, 200 Press will be released through Blake’s 1-800-Dinosaur label later this year. Listen to 200 Press… Read more »
Dutch producer Martyn has collaborated with ex-Hype Williams star (Inga) copeland on a new track, entitled Love Of Pleasure. The track is lifted from Martyn’s forthcoming album The Air Between Words, his first album in over three years. The Air Between Words drops June 16 on Ninja Tune.
Darren Cunningham drops his fourth and potentially last Actress album, Ghettoville, this Monday through Ninja Tune. In a recent interview with Pitchfork, Actress described the album’s sparse sound as, “I wanted this record to sound brittle, as if you were an addict and you feel like the world is crumbling around you.” Stereogum are calling it… Read more »
London producer Darren J. Cunningham, aka Actress, has unexpectedly dropped a new 12″ single Grey Over Blue b/w Wee Bey, through Werkdiscs/Ninja Tune. The single comes in advance of his forthcoming new record, Ghettoville, which is slated for a January 28 release and will be the last under the moniker Actress. Stream the dark and strangely unnerving Grey Over Blue… Read more »