Jamie xx readying new material


FACT Magazine interviewed Jamie xx before his set at a party and showcase thrown by the label Young Turks in Miami this weekend, and he teased a little new information about the solo stuff he's working on. Apparently he's collaborating with big-name pop artists he can't confirm yet, inspired by the unique structures and danceable melodies of African music; he said he's likely to release this new material on an EP, but can't confirm that yet either. If you'll catch one of Jamie's DJ sets at a festival this summer, you're in luck - he also told FACT he was working on a new set with new visual components. Stay tuned - we'll let you know if we hear any more news.

Here is a semi-recent remix Jamie did for Four Tet: