James Blake
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Reviews // 6 Articles
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//Features

The Best New and Emerging Artists of 2011
29 Dec 2011 // 4:00 PM

The year's best new and emerging artists range across the musical spectrum from forward thinking R&B to classic soul, from a bevy of exciting new hip-hop talent to great new hopes for indie rock and Americana. 2011 shows that music is always pushing forward even as it dips into the past.

The 2011 Artists of the Year
28 Dec 2011 // 4:00 PM

This year's top artists are a diverse lot represented by two of the world's biggest pop divas, a plethora of critically adored indie faves, some new talents emerging from the hip-hop underground, a couple of veteran Americana acts, and a few alt-rock legends among many more.

//Reviews

James Blake: The Colour in Anything
18 May 2016 // 9:20 PM

James Blake had it in him to release a great album here. He just chose not to.

James Blake: Overgrown
10 Apr 2013 // 6:06 PM

The London wunderkind returns with an album that attempts to satisfy fans nostalgic for his early post-dubstep tinkerings and the new legion of listeners who know him as one of the decade's most promising singer-songwriters.

//Blogs

James Blake - "I Need a Forest Fire" feat. Bon Iver (Singles Going Steady)
19 May 2016 // 10:55 AM

"Forest Fire" seamlessly pools James Blake's ghost-soul vocal melodies with Bon Iver's grayscale, heart-ripped-open songcraft style.

James Blake - "Modern Soul" (Singles Going Steady)
16 Feb 2016 // 6:30 AM

James Blake has crafted the closest aesthetic we have to an elegy transmitted through the walls barricading one world from the next.

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//Blogs

Cage the Elephant Ignite Central Park with Kickoff for Summerstage Season

// Notes from the Road

"Cage the Elephant rocked two sold-out nights at Summerstage and return to NYC for a free show May 29th. Info on that and a preview of the full Summerstage schedule is here.

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