Here is a guide to their winning album and the 11 other records that made the 2014 shortlist. This was the first nomination ... distorted beats have seen her likened to trip-hop originators Tricky and Portishead, as well as James Blake and label mates.
Was 2014 the greatest year in music for the Ottawa area ... Bedrooms by Sound of Lions, from Take Me With You: Another solid serving of trip hop/hip hop influenced rock from one of Ottawa’s most talented and consistent bands. Click here to hear Bedrooms.
L.A. producer Nicholas Crozier Malkin delivers the late-night trip-hop jam of the year. Yes, I just used the phrase "trip-hop" in 2014. A trio played on bells ... Jack White unleashes a scorching guitar instrumental that hits you like a rock salt blast.
Queen Bey caught us all on the hop a year ago when she released her album overnight. Rumours about a 2014 record however turned out to ... Packaged up with bonus tracks and instrumental versions, this is Public Enemy at their very best.
Her moody, breathy, slightly eerie but definitely sexy vocals over synth-heavy, distorted beats have seen her likened to trip-hop originators ... for the Mercury Prize in 2005. That recognition came from Held on the Tips of Fingers, an instrumental record.
Gallagher has always dipped his toe into the world of electronic music; from big beat and trip hop to ambient tracks ... More insight to the track was given in a Jonathon Ross interview in 2014, where Gallagher revealed that he stopped taking drugs.
The confident sound of Backwater, a ‘90s-influenced record combining trip hop, drum and bass ... With the rush-release of “Make Me Wonder” and the Cusp EP in 2014, Kllo had to start taking it seriously. It’s no surprise that “Make Me Wonder.
The multi-instrumental players swap violins ... Secret Solstice’s lineup ran the gamut from headline rappers and trip-hop pioneers to up-and-coming electronic artists and acoustic swingers, all built upon an endearing landscape of Martian extremes.
Tuesday evening at 7:30 p.m. will be a gas as The Crown Vics bring their intrepid blend of 1950's birth of rock & roll, and rhythm & blues showstoppers to the sock hop. With an upright ... Invaders as they take you on a trip that will never be forgotten.
Really, this album plays like a pop answer to the trip-hop flavored albums of the nineties ... “OctaHate” One of the best pop songs of 2014 still remains a strong contender a year later. It is hard to listen to this song and not think of Weaver.