The Roots working on new album
In what might be the most exciting news to come out today, The Roots have announced (through band member ?uestlove's twitter account) that they are indeed, working on a follow up to last year's undun LP.
Although there is very little information available regarding what kind of record it'll be, all I have to do is look at how fantastic undun was and realize that this may now be the most anticipated LP to be released this year. Stay tuned to the 405 as always for more updates on this exciting news.
Despite the fact that Bon Iver's appearance on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon happened a few weeks back, that night is still throwing up some gems, as a video of Bon Iver teaming up with The Roots for an extended version of 'Perth' has surfaced. [read more]
The Roots have unveiled another track from their forthcoming album, Undun (out of 6th December). [read more]
Last week we had Young Man weave together some amazing tracks for your listening pleasure, and this week we have Young The Giant attempting to do the same. Spoon into Dr. Dre? That works for us. Young The Giant Guest Mix As a band we try to listen to as much music as we can get our hands on. We are constantly searching for new albums that inspire us as musicians. This list is a mix of songs that have been blasted out of our van speakers while on the road this past year. Hop... (continued) [read more]