Black Radio Recovered: The Remix EP
Released On: Oct 09, 2012
Released By: Blue Note
Robert Glasper's Black Radio Recovered: The Remix EP is a 6 track collection which features remixed and previously unreleased tracks from his acclaimed album Black Radio. The remixers include Glasper himself, as well as ?uestlove, 9th Wonder, Georgia Anne Muldrow, and Pete Rock, with additional contributions from rappers Black Milk and Phonte, The Roots band, and vocalist Solange Knowles. The remixes reinvent tracks that originally featured Bilal ("Letter to Hermoine"), Erykah Badu ("Afro Blue"), Meshell Ndegeocello ("The Consequences of Jealousy"), and yasiin bey ("Black Radio"), as well as Robert Glasper Experiment's cover of the Little Dragon song "Twice." Also included is "Dillatude #2," the Experiment's tribute to the late, great hip hop producer J Dilla which is a previously unreleased track from the Black Radio sessions.
Glasper has also announced an extensive fall North American tour that will include a CMJ showcase at S.O.B.'s in New York City, 2 nights at UCLA's Royce Hall in Los Angeles that spotlight Glasper with both his Experiment band and Trio, as well as appearances in Washington DC, Philadelphia, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, and a hometown show in Houston. See below for a full list of tour dates.
Robert Glasper Experiment has also been added to the line-up of the iTunes Festival 2012, taking place at the Roundhouse, Camden Town in London, on September 23. By downloading the free iTunes Festival App, fans from across the globe can watch the show live or view it afterwards for a limited time on their computer with iTunes, on their iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or on the big screen using Apple TV.