Jim Carroll

Music, Life and everything else

Now Playing – the sounds of the week at OTR HQ

Tunes for your listening pleasure from Daniel Avery, Javeon, Jamie XX, Jessy Lanza (pictured) and Nicolas Jaar

Fri, Dec 27, 2013, 09:30


Jessy Lanza “Pull My Hair Back” (Hyperdub)

Dreamy classical r’n’b pop with robust tunes galore from the Hamilton, Ontario artist.

Nicolas Jaar “Our World” (Other People)

Hour-long slew of broadcast clips, found sound, drones and experimental piano from the always interesting Jaar.

Jamie XX “BBC 6 Music mix” (BBC)

Damn tasty round-up of what’s ruling The xx man’s world at the moment.

Daniel Avery “Drone Logic” (Because)

One more time on the turntable for one of the albums of 2013

Javeon “Give Up” (PMR)

Glorious new-school pop and r’n’b delight from Javeon McCarthy with production aid from Tourist.

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