NEW MUSIC: CONOR OBERST 'UPSIDE DOWN MOUNTAIN' LP (WORLD EX US/CA)

Conor Oberst | 24/07/14

'Upside Down Mountain' (2014 Nonesuch Records) is the critically acclaimed new solo LP from Bright Eyes singer-songwriter Conor Oberst. Featuring many a friend including musician/producer Jonathan Wilson, engineer Andy LeMaster, bassist Macey Taylor, multi-instrumentalist Blake Mills, and the Swedish sibling folk-rock vocal duo First Aid Kit, it's beauty is perfectly illustrated by this, the video for single 'You Are Your Mother's Child'. SPOTIFY

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NEW MUSIC: KING CREOSOTE - FROM SCOTLAND WITH LOVE

King Creosote | 22/07/14

King Creosote’s first album since his Mercury-nominated collaborative record with Jon Hopkins (Domino Publishing), 'Diamond Mine', 'From Scotland With Love' was created in collaboration with director Virginia Heath and Producer Grant Keir as an audio-accompaniment to a poetic documentary film of the same name, to be released for the Commonwealth Games this summer. Featuring archive footage but no narration or interview, the film works around themes of love and loss, war, resistance, emigration, work... Read more?

SIMONE WHITE

Born in Hawaii to a family of artists, Simone White’s Beautiful, highly personal songs in deftly experimental settings caught the attention of Damon Albarn and he promptly signed her to his label Honest Jon’s Records.

Her first 2 albums ‘I am a man’ and ‘Yakiimo’ were critics favourites, "The Beep Beep Song" became the soundtrack for a world-wide, award-winning ad campaign for Audi and 'Bunny in a Bunny Suit' was the soundtrack to an Omega watch commercial starring Nicole Kidman.

2012's album 'Silver, Silver' features that voice amidst drones and washes, found sound and layered harmonies, a delicate weft of acoustic and electronic... Read »