Jamie XX to remix Gil Scott-Heron

Jamie XX will be remixing the latest Gil Scott-Heron album.

I’m New Here’s reworking will be released on February 21st on CD, vinyl, a vinyl box set and as a download. The tracklisting is below and you can sample the vibes with the video for the remix of NY Is Killing Me below.

‘I’m New Here’
‘Home’
‘I’ve Been Me (Interlude)’
‘Running’
‘My Cloud’
‘Certain Things (Interlude)’
‘The Crutch’
‘Ur Soul and Mine’
‘Parents (Interlude)’
‘Piano Player’
‘NY Is Killing Me’
‘Jazz (Interlude)’
‘I’ll Take Care Of U’

Gorillaz vs The xx – ‘Crystalised’ Live Lounge cover

gorillaz the xxIt seems that true fans of the The xx are mystified by this cover of Crystalised by Damon Albarn’s Gorillaz that was released this weekend. The track was recorded for a Live Lounge Session for the BBC and has split opinions so far across the web. What do you think of this version, beauty or beast?

Free Downloads – 03/09/10

You know the drill by now. Look below to grab some free music every two weeks from the Crossfire Soundcloud.

This time round Crocodiles have released a trippy and warm instrumental EP while their throats recover from sharing a hobo’s pipe, the title track can be picked up below. We’re also still recovering from the head-opening trip from L.E.D Festival and have loaded two selected cuts that caused Hackey to rise up last weekend courtesy of Aphex Twin and Tiga. We were also treated to new tracks from Atmosphere, Parenthetical Girls, Sufjan Stevens and more!

Tuck in below.

Aphex Twin – On by Crossfire Music

The XX – Shelter (Tiga Remix) by Crossfire Music

Crocodiles – Fires Of Comparison by Crossfire Music

Tim Kasher – Cold Love by Crossfire Music

First Aid Kit – Hard Believer by Crossfire Music

Atmosphere – Freefallin’ by Crossfire Music

P Money – Anyway by Crossfire Music

Jay-Z – Most Kingz by Crossfire Music

Parenthetical Girls – Young Throats by Crossfire Music

Sufjan Stevens – I Walked by Crossfire Music