The Week in Music

Here are some of the better tracks, performance videos and film trailers from the past week. Lots to enjoy, including FKA Twigs’ amazing appearance at the Mobo Awards and some newbie called Adele –


The Week in Music

Check Out… XL Recordings’ ‘Pay Close Attention’


On August 25, XL Recordings will celebrate 25 years with a new compilation called Pay Close Attention, which compiles important music from the label’s illustrious discography. Radiohead, M.I.A., the White Stripes, Vampire Weekend, the Prodigy, the xx, Adele, Tyler the Creator, Jai Paul, Gil Scott-Heron, Basement Jaxx, the Horrors, Devendra Banhart, Basement Jaxx, and many more appear on the record. And here’s the exclusive track-listing –

Pay Close Attention disc one:
01 SL2: DJs Take Control
02 The Prodigy: Out Of Space
03 Awesome 3: Don’t Go (Kicks Like A Mule Mix)
04 Liquid: Sweet Harmony
05 Jonny L: Piper
06 Roy Davis Jr. ft. Peven Everett: Gabriel (Live Garage Version)
07 Dem 2: Destiny
08 Nu-Birth: Anytime
09 Basement Jaxx: Jump N’Shout
10 Dizzee Rascal: I Luv U
11 Wiley: Igloo
12 Various Production: Hater
13 Giggs: Talkin The Hardest
14 SBTRKT: Wildfire [ft. Little Dragon]
15 Jamie xx: All Under One Roof Raving

Pay Close Attention disc two:
01 The Prodigy: Firestarter
02 Peaches: Fuck The Pain Away
03 The White Stripes: Seven Nation Army
04 Devendra Banhart: I Feel Just Like A Child
05 Ratatat: Seventeen Years
06 M.I.A.: Paper Planes
07 Thom Yorke: The Eraser
08 Gil Scott-Heron: New York Is Killing Me
09 Radiohead: Weird Fishes / Arpeggi
10 Tyler, The Creator: Yonkers
11 The Horrors: Sea Within A Sea
12 Jai Paul: BTSTU (demo)
13 Bobby Womack: Please Forgive My Heart
14 The xx: Angels
15 Sampha: Too Much
16 Vampire Weekend: Step
17 King Krule: Easy Easy
18 Adele: Rolling In The Deep

Check Out… XL Recordings’ ‘Pay Close Attention’