James Blake: Overgrown

From music vet Shuggie Otis' new album to the debut of Man Tear, our recap of the songs we Tweeted last week

Two years after his groundbreaking debut, this week young British artist James Blake released his sophomore album, Overgrown, which showcases a more focused and determined musician. He explains in a recent interview with The Guardian that the title track is inspired by a meeting with Joni Mitchell, who offered up some advice on how to build a career with legs and still be around “when …

ADULT.: Tonight, We Fall

From music vet Shuggie Otis' new album to the debut of Man Tear, our recap of the songs we Tweeted last week

Telling label Ghostly International this is “the closest we have come to writing traditional ‘pop’ songs, even though we know they are totally mutants,” Adult. husband-and-wife- duo Nicola Kuperus and Adam Lee Miller loosen their Detroit electro-punk roots in favor of a slightly more digestible sound on their fifth album to date with silvery songs like “Tonight, We Fall.” But the experimental twosome haven’t entirely …

Shuggie Otis: Destination You!

From music vet Shuggie Otis' new album to the debut of Man Tear, our recap of the songs we Tweeted last week

Inspiration Information is particularly special around CH—it’s not only one of our favorite Shuggie Otis albums but its title track was also our founders’ official wedding song. So we couldn’t be more excited about the album reissue, which is packaged along with Wings of Love, Otis’ first new album in nearly 40 years. Funky psychedelic grooves like “Destination You!” prove the soul man not only …