Music (Page 349)

James Blake’s Assume Form is a pivot to romance

Last year, after Pitchfork published a negative-leaning review of James Blake‘s single “Don’t Miss It,” the British musician took aim at critics dismissing him for making “sad boy” music. Mockery of his feelings, Blake argued, “[contributed] to the ever disastrous historical stigmatisation of men expressing themselves emotionally.” Blake’s often-melancholy musicRead More →

Toro Y Moi shares new album Outer Peace

Outer Peace, the sixth Toro y Moi album, is here. The record features the previously released singles “Ordinary Pleasure” and “Freelance,” plus features from Abra on “Miss Me” and Wet on “Monte Carlo.” A press release shared when the album was announced quotes Chaz Bear as saying the album “isRead More →