Now Reading
James Blake releases new Before EP & Boiler Room set this Friday

James Blake releases new Before EP & Boiler Room set this Friday

Avatar

After a clutch of once-off singles ‘You’re Too Precious’, ‘Are You Even Real?’, his cover of Frank Ocean’s ‘Godspeed’ and a collaboration with Slowthai and Mount Kimbie, James Blake is well and truly moving on from last year’s excellent Assume Form album.

The new Before EP is ““a yearning for dancefloor elation” with Blake returning to the more electronic side of things as he is wont to do frequently. This time around though, his own voice is also featured unprocessed, something which he really hasn’t done enough. It’s a nice melding of his singer-songwriter and production strands of his creative personality.


Watch the visualisers directed by Ryder Ripps:

Blake is to perform his first DJ set on the Boiler Room since 2013 starting at 10pm BST on Friday, October 16th on boilerroom.tv, YouTube and jamesblakemusic.com  and will feature material from the new EP project – RSVP HERE.

See Also
Jamie xx by Alasdair McLellan

Before EP Tracklist

1. I Keep Calling
2. Before
3. Do You Ever?
4. Summer Of Now


 


Hey, before you go...

Nialler9 has been covering new music, new artists and gigs for the last 18 years. If you like the article you just read, and want us to publish more just like it, please consider supporting us on Patreon.

What you get as thanks in return...

  • A weekly Spotify playlist only for patrons.
  • Access to our private Nialler9 Discord community
  • Ad-free and bonus podcast episodes.
  • Guestlist & discounts to Nialler9 & Lumo Club events.
  • Themed playlists only for subscribers.
  • Your support enables us to continue to publish articles like this one, make podcasts and provide recommendations and news to our readers.
Become a patron at Patreon!