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  1. 'We tell Spotify no, YouTube does it anyway': The music industry's...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CNET News.com

    ... and streaming services are increasingly a target for artists like Taylor Swift , Radiohead's Thom Yorke or Portishead's Geoff Barrow, who are unhappy with the paltry level of royalty payments they receive from making their music available on ...

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  2. Del Bel's latest self-titled album is a future classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Georgia Straight

    Generally darker and more ambitious than its last album, 2011's Oneric , the eponymous sophomore full-length from southern Ontario's Del Bel immediately invokes comparison to concepts like David Axelrod scoring a David Lynch film with Broadcast's Trish Keenan on vocals. Right from the staccato guitar, sluggish drums, spine-tingling organ, and slight scratching sound of "In My Solitude", not to mention the groaning horns, jazzy percussion, and booming kick of "The Rains", this album is essential listening for fans of Portishead and Timber Timbre.

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  3. Torres: 'I Wanted it to Sound Like the Voice of God'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | City Pages

    ... lot more fun to hangout with than it sounds. Contributors such as Rob Ellis and Ian Olliver of PJ Harvey fame and Portishead's Adrian Utley have a history of working in the shadows of iconic female voices, and they've built a jungle gym for Scott's ...

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  4. Listen to 'Angelmeowster,' the latest from Run the Jewels' Meow the JewelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Paper Magazine

    ... nternet-famous herp-derp Lil Bub . Dub-Bub Bonus: The album will also feature production talent from the likes of Portishead's Geoff Barrow, Zola Jesus, Just Blaze, Baauer and Prince Paul...As if this project wasn't already purr-fect enough.

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  5. Fan-made Black Widow Title SequenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Neatorama

    ... and separates Black Widow from the normal Marvel style to makes it something unique. The song is "Sour Times" by Portishead. Cut off one head, two more shall take it's place. . . For this speculative title sequence of a Black Widow film I decided ...

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  6. Run The Jewels preview cat sound remix album 'Meow The Jewels' - listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | NME

    ... has a cost. namely, that its an album of cat sounds. YOU MADE US DO THIS." The album will also feature help from Portishead's Geoff Barrow, Zola Jesus and more. El-P previously stated on Twitter that mixes for 'Meow The Jewels' are "incoming" and ...

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  7. Portishead's Geoff Barrow blocked by George Ferguson on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2013 | This Is Bristol

    BRISTOL mayor George Ferguson has become embroiled in an online spat with Portishead musician Geoff Barrow.Mr Barrow, a producer, composer and DJ with the band Portishead, was blocked by the city mayor after sending him a flurry of questions, including one about the failed arena bid.George Ferguson said: "I do block abusive time wasters on Twitter. Anybody I block is because I know they are time wasters and they are posting questions to try and annoy, not to get an answer."

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  8. Here's a 'Black Widow' Title Sequence for the Solo Movie We Might Never GetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | WWBN-FM Burton

    ... for Marvel films. It's not as polished as those, obviously, but you get the idea of what it could be. Using Portishead's "Sour Times" is also a brilliant choice - not only is it an excellent song, but, like the design of this sequence, it also feels ...

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  9. Run The Jewels reflect on Baltimore protests in animated 'Early' video - watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | NME

    ... promising a remix record based on the album consisting solely of cat noises. The album will feature help from Portishead's Geoff Barrow, Zola Jesus and more. Rapper El-P has stated on Twitter that mixes are "incoming" and that the album is "shaping ...

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  10. Things that are perfectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Vanderburg.org

    ... their link has died I love this song. People who have known me since university will be aware of this. Dummy by Portishead is the finest album ever, and Roads is the best song on it. Unusually, the above link is to a live version, because I actually ...

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  11. NewsRun The Jewels preview music from next album 'RTJ3' - listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | NME

    ... promising a remix record based on the album consisting solely of cat noises. The album will feature help from Portishead's Geoff Barrow, Zola Jesus and more. Rapper El-P has stated on Twitter that mixes are "incoming" and that the album is "shaping ...

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  12. Show Preview: Torres, Aero Flynn at Doug Fir LoungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Willamette Week

    ... Harvey's longtime sideman Rob Ellis, with additional contributions from occasional Harvey bassist Ian Oliver and Portishead's Adrian Utley on guitar. Sprinter veers from the anxious slow-build of "Son, You Are No Island" to the acoustic closer "The ...

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  13. Torres takes a reflective turn on new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | Westender

    ... I had in mind to make this record with me." Ellis brought in Harvey's bassist Ian Olliver and Adrian Utley of Portishead to help sculpt the instrumental landscape, allowing Scott's songwriting chops to work their magic. The music of Torres has never ...

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  14. Sour TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Phoenix New Times

    ... -- a blend of tunes from the 80s to today that errs toward the darker side of alt-rock. Think Bjork and Portishead; Tears for Fears and Joy Division; Sisters of Mercy and Depeche Mode. Sour Times flies from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. every Tuesday at Stacy's ...

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  15. PericoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | This Is Bristol

    ... was a part of the burgeoning Bristol jazz scene in the 1980s and 1990s that spawned Andy Sheppard, Adrian Utley (Portishead) and Andy Hague. Gaining a scholarship to the Guildhall School of Music in London, he soon became absorbed in the London ...

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  16. Throw Out the Big Pot: A Re-Examination of Streaming PayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Billboard

    Remember Portishead instrumentalist Geoff Barrow 's Twitter rant last month? "34,000,000 streams. Income after tax = A 1,700."

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  17. In Search Of Intensity, Musicians Turn To Adrian UtleyRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Adrian Utley has specialized in extracting unprecedented sounds from storied instruments, both in his group Portishead and throughout dozens of collaborations. Well-documented praise has been lauded onto his Portishead compatriots; particularly to ...

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  18. How Torres' 'Sprinter' Was Fueled by a Gift From Sharon Van EttenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | RollingStone

    ... to make something singular." Sprinter gets much of its punch from the intense, grungy guitar work of Scott and Portishead's Adrian Utley, but she says it was important to her that her vocals are the loudest part of the mix. "More than anything, I ...

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  19. Download a 5 song sampler by TorresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... record her album with co-producer and PJ Harvey drummer and producer Rob Ellis, and then to the Bristol studio of Portishead's Adrian Utley. As part of a cohort of young women singer-songwriters as bold about emotions as they are eager to experiment ...

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  20. 20 Tracks You Need To Hear This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | NME

    ... in the corner, under clouds of marijuana". Set against a backdrop of Isaac Hayes' 'Ike's Rap 2' - the same sample Portishead used on 'Glory Box' - it's an icy, thrilling introduction. Matt Wilkinson, New Music Editor Meat Wave - Erased Fans of Cloud ...

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