2019 Mercury Prize Winners

A huge congrats this week goes to Dan Carey, who produced TWO Mercury Prize shortlisted albums: Dogrel by Fontaines D.C. and Schlagenheim by black midi. Stint also worked on a number of tracks in the shortlisted album, Saturn by Nao.

Check out these albums and the other nominations here. Congrats!

New Music Friday: June 14th, 2019

Dan Carey has a huge release this week with Kate Tempest’s latest album, The Book of Traps and Lessons, which he co-wrote and produced. Stint has two releases this week – first with Gallant’s latest track, “Sharpest Edges”, which he co-wrote and produced, and second with his production on Carlos Vara’s “Impossible”. Finally, Jordan Palmer co-wrote the track “Quit U” from Tritonal’s album U & Me

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New Music Friday: April 19th, 2019

The much anticipated fifth studio album by the band Cage The Elephants was released today, titled Social Cues, which was produced by John Hill. Rolling Stone is calling the album a “full-on American gothic” where “Hill’s pop focus and Cage’s eccentric vigor generate a band-driven tension of cleverly drawn shadows and silver-lining choruses”. Check out the album below!

And, a big congrats to Dan Carey for his work on the latest Fontaines D.C. release, Dogrel, that reached Number 9 on The Official UK Top 40 Albums Chart this week.

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New Music Friday: April 5th, 2019

It’s a huge week for new releases! John Hill, Al Shux & Jordan Palmer all contributed to Khalid’s sophomore album, Free Spirit, detailed below.

John Hill is also the producer and co-writer on Wrabel’s latest track, “love to love u”, where Wrabel described working with John as “on a whole other level” (Idolator).

Stint co-wrote and produced the track “Wake Up” on Bülow’s latest EP, Crystalline, also released today. There is also a remix of Stint‘s co-written and produced Gallant track, “Gentleman (feat. T-Pain) [Remix]” out today.

And rounding out the week is the single, “Forevermore” by Yuna, co-written by Shungudzo.

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New Music Friday: March 1st, 2019

On this week’s New Music Friday is one of Carly Rae Jepsen’s latest tracks, “No Drug Like Me”, co-written by John Hill, Daniel Ledinksy and Jordan Palmer, and produced by John and Jordan. The track is already being praised as an “‘80s-influenced, synth-pop led power ballad” (NME) and “good, unadulterated pop music” (Esquire).

Also up this week is Squid’s latest single, “Houseplants”, produced and mixed by Dan CareyLittle Indie Blogs describes the production as “an enthusiastic mix of crazy disco-punk rhythms that reverberates over four minutes in a three section explosion of jerky guitar, drums and punkish vocals”.

Check out the tracks below!

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