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?

MARA CARLYLE

Mara Carlyle's mesmerising sound combines an eclectic range of musical influences, including choral music, jazz, bluegrass, electronica & R&B. This unique and innovative approach to songwriting has seen her dubbed ‘’the Missy Elliot of the classical world’’ and has won her a legion of influential admirers, from Bjork, to Elbow’s Guy Garvey, to David Byrne. So varied is her musical world that recently she has simultaneously given a private performance to the British Royal Family (Prince William & Kate Middleton) played musical saw for legendary rapper MF DOOM and recorded with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Mara’s critically lauded debut, The... Read »