Blank Project is Neneh Cherry‘s first solo album in 16 years. Produced by Four Tet, the album was recorded mixed over a 5 day span. With a unique mixture of avant-electronica, soul, and beat poetry, Neneh continues to push the boundaries of sound in a way that only she can. Download the title track for free, exclusively at Giant Step!
Neneh Cherry – “Blank Project” [MP3]
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Envelope pusher Neneh Cherry today has revealed the closing track for her upcoming Four Tet produced Blank Project. “Everything” is a an eerie, dissonant, chanty tune that permeates your consciousness. Catch the original track above along with two remixes by Ricardo Villalobos and Max Loderbauer below!
Look out for Blank Project on February 25.
While Americans were immersed in Inauguration weekend, in London Gilles Peterson and some musical fam were grooving the eff out at his annual Worldwide Awards. The above recap video gives a look into the night’s performances and festivities and offers some words from Gilles himself.
Those featured include Marcos Valle, Neneh Cherry with RocketNumberNine, The Invisible, Nick Mulvey, Natalie Duncan, The Greg Foat Group, Hello Skinny, Nai Palm of Hiatus Kaiyote, Mala in Cuba, Stubborn Heart, Andrew Ashong, Romare, Mr Raoul K, LeFtO, Alex Patchwork and Owiny Sigoma Band.
The year’s breakout artist was Hiatus Kaiyote, whom we also love quite dearly. Catch Nai Palm getting down at the awards show below.