I was just about to mention Charlie Dark‘s fantastic reggae mix, but now this live-recording from Four Tet is interfering. Both are courtesy of BTS Radio, both worth the free download.
01. Angel Echoes
02. A Joy
05. Love Cry
06. Plastic People
This live-set was recorded on the Four Tet U.S. tour back in February at Los Angeles’s Echoplex, this is the download link.
After a couple of delays due to problems with the pressing, the anticipated new 12-inch from Floating Points is finally available. You can buy your copy of Vacuum EP at Boomkat, Juno or Bleep, full-length previews are available on SoundCloud.
Also out now is Mayer Hawthorne‘s debut album A Strange Arrangement, if you hurry up you will get a free 4-inch record on top. His label Stones Throw has also posted a new remix from Astronote, which you can download for free!
More free tracks this week come from Seiji and Greymatter. K15 has two remixes of Dabrye and Radiohead to share, and Vikter Duplaix also has beautiful new song to give.
Slate Magazine compiled the best (and worst) movie appearances of the Miles Davis‘ epic Kind of Blue. S have a look at Miles at the Movies.
Sonic Router did a review of an album I’m really looking forward to, Unbalance by 2562 (also known as Dogdaze or A Made Up Sound).
Suneel Jethani of Cyclic Defrost is in conversation with Dabrye and Charlie Dark on this article on post-Dilla hip-hop.