Tag: Jimi Hendrix

Stream 9 (Sort Of) New Four Tet Tracks Now

Four Tet took to his twitter tonight to announce (and drop) a collection of tracks under the name ‘Randoms’. As the name suggests, ‘Randoms’ is not a collection of new material from the man otherwise nown as Kieren Hebden but rather a collection of rarities that is being described as a “sort of new album”. On the LP are various tracks created for compilations dating back in 1996, including a cover of Jimi Hendrix’ ‘Castles Made of Sand‘ for a LateNightTales release in 2004. Pay what you want for the download via Bandcamp¬†or stream it below Randoms by Four Tet ... Read more

The World’s Most Valuable Vinyl Records

As it is Record Store Day Black Friday (I’ll spare my own personal views on the uber-consumerism that is this unofficial holiday), we came across 11 of the world’s most valuable records. Per Pitchfork, the first quarter of 2015 saw a 53% increase in vinyl sales from the same period in 2014. Furthermore, since 2006, vinyl sales have increased 600% from 1 million to 6 million. So, with the vinyl industry enjoying a massive (and continuous) spike in sales this year, it is inevitable that more and more music lovers are turning back to the vintage model to experience music ... Read more