Rooting For You
Metal & Dust/ Ministry Of Sound
The Nottingham trip-hoppers’ return makes sense at the beginning of a new year – this is powerful, reflective and just the right amount of sad.
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Say Something Loving
The latest cut from upcoming record I See You, out January 13, sees the London trio move off the dancefloor and into a dark corner for a cuddle.
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A late, trippy and rather hushed Christmas present from Richard David James. Top marks for faraway humming and ahhing.
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Feel Me (feat. Kanye West)
Yeezy’s third consecutive New Year drop comes in the shape of a slick, doped-out hook up with his protégé Tyga. For when you’re feeling smooth.
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Included on Brooklyn producer Harry Fraud’s Rogues Vol.2 playlist, out now, this matches louche funk with Bronson’s beefy, profane bars.
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Bad Day (feat. Freddie Gibbs)
It may be a rough mix, but Bad Day finely exhibits the Aussie electro magpies’ knack for swing and soul.
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Out now on Erol Alkan’s Phantasy Sound, this is a lengthy (the full version is 13 minutes), hypnotic and banging slab of gritty techno.
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