RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

James Blake

A collection of news and information related to James Blake published by this site and its partners.

Top James Blake Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • RedEye's Rock 'n' Vote 2013 Top 10

    RedEye's Rock 'n' Vote 2013 Top 10
    UPDATE: 2013 Rock 'n' Vote voting has closed. RSVP for the show (required for attendance) and click here to get to know this year's acts better. See you there! The abundance of great Chicago bands never ceases, or ceases to impress. That’s...
  • James Blake and his ever-changing moods

    James Blake and his ever-changing moods
    British singer-songwriter James Blake started out making beautiful, disembodied, dubstep-inclined sound collages in his bedroom. In 2011 he released his self-titled, full-length debut, and, armed with a much-downloaded hit (an underwater-sounding cover of...
  • Album review: James Blake, 'Overgrown'

    Album review: James Blake, 'Overgrown'
    **1/2 (out of four) In his self-titled 2011 debut album, James Blake was already beginning to pivot away from the purely electronic production that first got him noticed. A show-stopping cover of Joni Mitchell's “A Case Of You” and a...
  • Coachella 2013 feels something like a British re-invasion

     Coachella 2013 feels something like a British re-invasion
    Ten minutes into his band's performance Friday night at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, singer Damon Albarn of Blur realized he hadn't introduced himself. So after a hard-driving rendition of Blur's song "There's No Other Way," the...
  • Live review: HARD's Day of the Dead

    Live review: HARD's Day of the Dead
    It’s probably no coincidence that Maya Jane Coles, the 24-year-old British-Japanese producer and one of very few female artists on the bill at Saturday’s HARD Day of the Dead, helmed the best set of the night. On a bill devoted to skull-...
  • James Blake returns with new single 'Retrograde'; album out April 9

    James Blake returns with new single 'Retrograde'; album out April 9
    One of the more welcome (if lower-key) acts on the recently announced bill for this spring's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is James Blake, the young English fellow whose self-titled 2011 debut laid out a convincing vision of post-dubstep soul...
  • Pitchfork 2011: Who are the must-see bands?

    Pitchfork 2011: Who are the must-see bands?
    What: Pitchfork Music Festival Where: Union Park, 1501 W. Randolph St. When: 3:20 p.m. Friday, 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday What: 45 bands/artists, three stages, hosted by e-zine pitchfork.com Info: Pitchforkmusicfestival.com Tickets: Ticketweb.com ($...
  • Album review: Drake, 'Take Care'

    Album review: Drake, 'Take Care'
    3 stars (out of 4) Drake, the melancholy hustler with a conscience, is back drunk-dialing former girlfriends and mourning the ones who got away. Jay-Z he is not. Hip-hop’s hard-core faithful don’t know what to make of him; he’s too...
  • FYF Fest 2012: Refused, Wild Flag, M83, Yeasayer booked

     
    Now in its ninth year, the independent-focused FYF Fest is returning to the Los Angeles State Historic Park and for the first time since moving downtown will expand from one to two days. Top-billed artists this year include the reunited Swedish punk...
  • Year-end Top 10 list: August Brown

     
    Throughout the week and holiday season, Pop & Hiss will be presenting various top 10 lists from its contributors. What follows are the favorite albums of the year from staffer August Brown....
  • Friday Morning Coffee: Today Could Be The Day.

     
    Good Friday Morning, Fellow Seekers. Well, it's just going to be one of those Fridays. We can feel it. There's a better than even chance that, instead of sliding into a Super Bowl weekend where most Pennsylvanians will consume their......