UK’s Ghostpoet readies his new single Liiines, which is set for a release in September on Gilles Peterson’s Brownswood Recordings featuring remixes from Lando Kal and xxxy.
Liiines is taken from the Mercury Award nominated album Peanut Butter Blues & Melancholy Jam, the video was directed by Nick Bentley.
One of the more innovative rappers in recent years has to be the UK’s Ghostpoet, whose album Peanut Butter Blues & Melancholy Jam is already among my favourites in 2011.
This is an acoustic session recorded at London’s Red Bull Studios by the fine people at Pinboard Blog.
With the new Ghostpoet album available now on Brownswood, the label made the full thing available for stream via Spinner.
Since we posted the video on How To Apply For The Red Bull Music Academy in Tokyo, several other videos have popped up. Hear more words of wisdom from Recloose, Teebs, Mwëslee or Braiden. What’s Really Good also has one with Lunice and Put Me On It is giving some extra advice to all future applications.
Belgian R&S Records continues putting out quality music, their latest 12-inch sport remixes from Bullion and Space Dimension Controller for Detroit legends Model 500.
Also available on vinyl are the magnificent Scientist dubs of Scientist Launches Dubstep Into Outer Space, released on Pinch’s Tectonic label.
When Floating Points recommends a mixtape, you better listen up. The Gospel According to Budgie is the mix in question and will only be available for a limited time!
Legowelt did a megamix for the forthcoming Virgo Four Resurrection boxset on Rush Hour, Ahu gives a preview to Turkey’s Sunsplash Festival and 8bitch made a new mix for Surefire Sound. For some harder sounds, you might want to get this mix from Titonton & Charles Noel aka Black & Blue
Lastly, here’s a free download from Hotflush founder Scuba, an older track that never made it on a release.
In two weeks time, the debut album by Ghostpoet will be released on Gilles Peterson’s Brownswood Recordings. Earlier this week, the label released one last teaser: the single Cash & Carry Me Home with remixes from Alex Patchwork and Gang Colours.
If you like it, you can download Alex’s remix for free, the Gang Colour version is available for streaming.
For more previews of the album, make sure to watch this video on YouTube. Titled Peanut Butter Blues & Melancholy Jam, it will be out on February 7th, 2011.
If you got your hands on Brownswood Bubblers 6, you already call this track by London’s Ghostpoet your own. Everybody else take a listen and with it a glimpse at his forthcoming album.
You can download the track for free, if you want to. And watch Brownswood for news on the album, it’s supposed to drop in February 2011.