New music by 4 Tet and Mount Kimbie aspect on Eat Your Personal Ears Recordings’ very first EP launch as perfectly as Robert Smith of The Cure‘s mix of Ride‘s ‘Vapour Trail’ – hear underneath.
‘Eat Your Personal Ears Recordings EP 1′ is the very first of four EPs that will ultimately make up Try to eat Your Have Ears Recordings’ debut compilation album. It comes as the stay promoter of the exact identify celebrates its 20th anniversary months on from the launch of its report label.
Also included on ‘EP 1’ is: an unheard dwell recording of Sylvan Esso‘s ‘Hey Mami’ an unheard demo of James Yorkston‘s ‘Tender To The Blues’, and a song by Charlotte Adigéry & Bolis Pupul, ‘Mantra’, from their new debut album ‘Topical Dancer‘.
A very confined operate of cassette tapes – each with a exclusive, hand printed inlay hand numbered by label founders Tom Baker and Lucy Pitkethly – is also available solely via Tough Trade East in London and in other decide on independent document stores. You can invest in them in this article.
‘Eat Your Individual Ears Recordings EP 1’ tracklist:
01. Four Tet – ‘Scythe Master’
02. Charlotte Adigéry and Bolis Pupul – ‘Mantra’
03. Sylvan Esso – ‘Hey Mami’ (stay)
04. Mount Kimbie – ‘SE15’
05. Journey – ‘Vapour Trail’ (Vapour mix, blended by Robert Smith)
06. James Yorkston And The Athletes – ‘Tender To The Blues’ (2001 demo)
Kieran Hebden (aka 4 Tet) named his new monitor ‘Scythe Master’ just after Eat Your Possess Ears founder Baker’s scything skills (he is the a single-time winner of a Hackney Marshes scything competitors).
Hebden reported of his marriage with Baker and Try to eat Your Very own Ears: “Shout out the magical powers of EYOE and the Scythe Grasp. Very long may possibly their musical offerings keep on to deliver bliss to this earth.”
Mount Kimbie, in the meantime, selected their unreleased observe ‘SE15’ for the compilation due to it becoming recorded at a time when Consume Your Possess Ears put on some of their early live shows.
“We are incredibly touched that EYOE questioned us to give a observe for this release. A significant thank you for all the guidance they’ve proven us around the several years. We found some thing from all-around the time we started off doing the job collectively (‘Cold Spring…‘ album) and considered it would be a excellent fit. Here’s to more displays,” they explained in a assertion.
Baker explained of the compilation: “It was difficult and remarkable deciding on the tracks, as we have worked with so numerous artists more than the yrs and crafted some incredibly exclusive and potent associations with several. Thankfully we have 4 EPs to be capable to share as a lot awesome new music as we can from some of the brilliant artists Take in Your Own Ears has the honour of doing the job with.”
Pitkethly explained why she selected Sylvan Esso’s unheard stay track: “‘Hey Mami’ was a person of the first tracks I read by Sylvan Esso and it instantly drew me in, I keep in mind it currently being caught in my head for times! I recognised Amelia’s voice from her preceding job Mountain Person who I’d been a major fan of, so it was excellent to hear her all over again in a new context.
“It’s been fascinating viewing them establish their audio and be section of them playing increasingly more substantial shows that market out each time. I’m extremely much wanting forward to the new album and looking at them dwell yet again.”
Somewhere else, Baker chose a rare edition of ‘Vapour Trail’ mixed by The Cure’s Robert Smith, which is taken from Ride’s not long ago reissued vintage album, ‘Nowhere’.
“I’ve liked performing, hanging out and conversing tunes with Try to eat Your Individual Ears in excess of the yrs, pretty people and real new music heads,” explained Ride’s Andy Bell.
“This compilation will stand as a testomony to how valued and revered they are among the the artists they have been associated with, and I’m really happy we could be involved with it. Ideal of luck with the new label.”
Baker and Pitkethly also alongside one another selected an unheard version of Scottish singer-songwriter James Yorkston’s ‘Tender To The Blues’, a keep track of that Baker initial heard when Yorkston played a person of the 1st Consume Your Personal Ears nights in the mid ’00s.
“I’ve labored with Try to eat Your Own Ears due to the fact 2006, I consider them friends and I’m very happy to be section of this compilation celebrating their achievements. The monitor I’ve integrated, ‘Tender To The Blues’, is from my debut album ‘Moving Up Country‘, which is 20 many years old this autumn. 20 several years incorporate up to a ton of gigs…” Yorkston reported.
The EYOE document label founders also preferred to incorporate a track from a just lately unveiled album so they selected Charlotte Adigéry and Bolis Pupul’s ‘Mantra’.
“Eat Your Personal Ears has been by our side in all of our London adventures so significantly – so we’re energized to be by their aspect in this brand name new label adventure of theirs!” Adigéry stated.
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