Portishead’s Geoff Barrow has released a new track from one of his other projects Beak> which will be featured on their latest album. The track is titled Yatton is a delicious bite of Krautrock and synthesizer goodness that is a total departure from Portishead (luckily). Think Trans-Am or Little Girls and you will have an idea of the sound of this track.
Take a listen to the track via Soundcloud below.
Their new album titled “>>” (yep, they are doing that Prince thing and using symbols) will be released digitally on June 2 and physically on July 12 via Invada Records.
Portishead’s multi-instrumentalist and turntable innovator Geoff Barrow will be releasing a new hip-hop project called Quakers. The group’s self-titled album will available on April 9 via Stones Throw Records. You can preview all 41 tracks on the Stones Throw’s website.
‘Quakers’ includes 35 contributors with the foundation of the group is made up of Barrow (under the name, Fuzzface), Portishead engineer Stuart Matthews (under the name, 7-Stu-7) and Australian producer Katalyst. Some of the guest MCs appearing on the album are Guilty Simpson, Aloe Blacc, Dead Prez, Phat Kat, and Princo Po.
2. Big Cat (ft. Synato Watts)
3. Fitta Happier (ft. Guilty Simpson/MED)
4. Smoke (ft. Jonwayne)
5. The Lo
6. Russia With Love (ft. Coin Locker Kid)
7. What Chew Want (ft. Tone Tank)
9. Jobbless (ft. Quite Nyce)
10. Sidewinder (ft. Buff 1)
11. Mummy (ft. Diverse)
12. Belly of the Beast (ft. Emilio Rojas)
13. Up the Rovers
14. The Turk: King Magnetic
15. There It Is (ft. Raydar Ellis/Quite Nyce)
17. I Like To Dance (ft. Krondon / Steele (Smif-N-Wessun)
18. Dark City Lights (ft. Frank Nitt)
19. The Beginning (ft. Coin Locker Kid)
21. War Drums (ft. Phat Kat/Guilty Simpson)
22. R.A.I.D. (ft. Lyric Jones)
24. Something Beautiful
25. Chicken Livers (ft. FC the Truth)
26. Rock My Soul (ft. Prince Po)
27. Lost and Found (ft. Estee Nack)
28. My Mantra (ft. Dave Dub)
29. Hunnypots of Beeswax
30. TV Dreaming (ft. Booty Brown)
31. Don’t Make It Worthless
32. Soul Power (ft. Dead Prez)
34. Get Live (ft. Coin Locker Kid)
35. Sign Language (ft. Aloe Blacc)
36. Earth Quaking (ft. Akil)
37. You’re Gonna Be Sorry
38. Outlaw (ft. Deed)
39. The Tax Man (ft. Poems (Sharlock Poems)
40. Chucky Balboa (ft. Silverust)
41. Oh Goodness (ft. Finale)