In Colour – Jamie xx Steps into the Spotlight

Cover of In Colour

I can’t stop listening to this album. Artist: Jamie xx Album: In Colour Rating: 8.5/10 Label: Young Turks There’s a word in German – Sehnsucht – that could be said to mean thoughts about areas of life that are imperfect, alongside a yearning for an imagined or dreamed alternative. Sampling doesn’t generally provide such a… Continue reading In Colour – Jamie xx Steps into the Spotlight

Jamie xx shows his true colours

Jamie xx

Jamie Smith, better known as Jamie xx, has had a meteoric rise in the music world. He’s accomplished so much already – first with The xx, whose debut album, xx, won them a Mercury Prize, and grabbed top position in a host of end of year lists. Their second album, Coexist, was released to major… Continue reading Jamie xx shows his true colours