MP3 / Video: Fanfarlo – “Replicate”

FANFARLO
Need more awesome? Listen to our FAVORITE SONGS OF 2014. Make sure you don't miss any tunes: FOLLOW US ON TWITTER.

London based grandiose indie folkies Fanfarlo made a name for themselves with their debut Reservoir in 2009, catching the ears of many fans with their confluence of eccentric violin-infused, brass-wielding, worldly folk stylings. The outfit has been rather silent since then — save for their remixed Fire Escape EP last year — until the other day when the announced the first single from the forthcoming yet-untitled Ben Allen produced (Animal Collective, Deerhunter) sophomore album, and even released an accompanying video for it too.

“Replicate” continues to take on epic, multi-instrumentalist folk pop, but is also more polished, tighter, and perhaps even a bit frantic, like it’d belong in a Hitchcock film. Frontman Simon Balthazer had claimed in a recent interview to expect the record to be less folk, and more progressive punk meets pop. View the clip below and be on the lookout for when the album announcement is made.

Fanfarlo – “Replicate” (mp3)

What did you think?
 19  10  2  3
LANA DEL REY
Remixes

“Brooklyn Baby”, Lana Del Reyʼs fabulous and hilarious kiss-off to her critics has been remixed…

BadBadNotGood
MP3

A fantastic jazz remix of one of the year’s best songs.

JAMES BLAKE
Remixes

Nightmarish.

One Direction Four
Reviews

For the fourth November since 2011, the boys of One Direction have released a new album.

chromatics
Music

Two more offerings from Johnny Jewel’s SoundCloud.

asap ferg
Music

From his upcoming mixtape Ferg Forever.

continuum
MP3

Each wrote a two-minute soundtrack for the film.

social experiment chance rapper
Music

From the band’s upcoming record Surf.

how to dress well
Music

A 54-minute DJ mix called you and i are the same.