Sunday Sounds: Dreaming In Colour with Jamie xx

In an interview ahead of the xx’s sophomore album Coexist, Jamie xx said it would be a dance-inspired album, and I thought, “Finally!” But when I heard it, I spent the 40-minute length of the record waiting in vain for the breakdown. There’s so much restraint, and much of the record is spent hovering in … Continue reading Sunday Sounds: Dreaming In Colour with Jamie xx

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frankles free fridays

If anything, with N2N's trop-house remix of The xx's "Intro" comes the answer to the age old question of what the Miami Vice theme song might have sounded like if Jamie xx scored it. The bright, flashy synth may be loosely based around the original's melody, but it sticks out in much the same way a … Continue reading frankles free fridays

frankles free fridays

I'm really excited for the first free song this Friday, a song off of Jamie xx's new release where the creative energy was focused entirely on the song itself and didn't spare a drop for the title, 'Untitled.'  The sound he cultivates with the xx always borders on dance, like any second the beat could … Continue reading frankles free fridays