Spinner

loading

Jamie xx - Far Nearer / Beat For image
BUY FULL RELEASE
INCLUDES 2 TRACKS
What_is_flac
Highest quality
MP3 Format 320Kbps, DRM Free!
MP3s are iTunes / iPod / iPhone compatible
FLAC Format 16bit / 44.1kHz
Twitter Facebook
Bookmark and Share
Secure_payment_visa_mastercard
* Secure payment handling
Credit_card_icons

Secure_payment_pci

Jamie Xx

Far Nearer / Beat For

Label: NUMBERS
Format_dot_download
Format: Digital Download
Released: Jun 2011
Catalogue Number: NMBRS10D
Track downloads for: Far Nearer / Beat For
Time
1. Jamie xx : Far Nearer
6:50
2. Jamie xx : Beat For
5:45

Boomkat product review for:

jamie xx - Far Nearer / Beat For

Jamie xx finally lands his Numbers debut! The distinctive steel-pan tones of 'Far Nearer' were touted since the end of last summer but only now make their way to full public consumption, just in time to soundtrack a hundred thousand (and one) sessions in the sun. It's anthemic potential is undoubted, but it's built with genuine class and the widest appeal imaginable (unless you don't like dancing, or fun, or timelessly gratifying pop music), treading that fine line between sincere, melancholy soul and romantic pop with innate finesse. The newer production, 'Beat For' cuts a similar path but errs more towards the melancholy, reflecting shades of Burial or James Blake in the pitched vox and ethereal urban ambience, but those slicing drums, ultra-wide bass and detuned '90s House riffs are built with a cannier dancefloor knowledge individual to Jamie's deceptively effortless sound. This one just recommends itself.

People who bought Jamie xx - Far Nearer / Beat For also bought:

JAMIE XX - Girl / Sleep Sound, Young Turks Recordings Ltd
JAMIE XX - All Under One Roof Raving, Young Turks Recordings Ltd
ADELE / JAMIE XX - Rolling In The Deep, XL Recordings
GIL SCOTT-HERON & JAMIE XX - I’ll Take Care Of U, XL Recordings
GIL SCOTT-HERON & JAMIE XX - We’re New Here, XL Recordings
GIL SCOTT-HERON & JAMIE XX - We're New Here, XL Recordings
FALTYDL / JAMIE XX - Hip Love (Jamie xx Mix), RAMP Recordings
GIL SCOTT-HERON & JAMIE XX - NY Is Killing Me, Young Turks Recordings Ltd
Featured Download

JAMIE XX

Girl / Sleep Sound

Young Turks Recordings Ltd

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.80
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.10

 

Jamie xx's first original solo turn since 2011 is an archetype of modern, gauzy dance pop.

Featured Download

JAMIE XX

All Under One Roof Raving

Young Turks Recordings Ltd

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £0.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £1.10

 

Jamie XX returns with a new track sampling Mark Leckey's Fiorucci Made Me Hardcore.

Featured Download

ADELE / JAMIE XX

Rolling In The Deep

XL Recordings

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £0.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £1.25

 

Jamie xx reroutes Adele's 'Rolling In The Deep' with a Diwali riddim and bumpy slowhouse signatures.

Featured Download

GIL SCOTT-HERON & JAMIE XX

I’ll Take Care Of U

XL Recordings

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.80
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.80

 

Jamie's Housed-up highlight from the 'We're New Here' LP, with exclusive extras.

Featured Download

GIL SCOTT-HERON & JAMIE XX

We’re New Here

XL Recordings

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £8.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £8.99

 

Jamie XX's hugely anticipated rework of Gil Scott Heron's 'I'm New Here'.

Featured CD

GIL SCOTT-HERON & JAMIE XX

We're New Here

XL Recordings

Format_dot_cdCD // £9.99

 

Jamie XX's hugely anticipated rework of Gil Scott Heron's 'I'm New Here'.

Featured Download

FALTYDL / JAMIE XX

Hip Love (Jamie xx Mix)

RAMP Recordings

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.70
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.70

 

Staggering production from Falty DL backed with an amazing Jamie xx remix. Don't miss.

Featured Download

GIL SCOTT-HERON & JAMIE XX

NY Is Killing Me

Young Turks Recordings Ltd

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £0.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £1.25

 

Jamie XX reworking Gil Scott-Heron's "NY Is Killing Me" in fine style...

DEADBOY - Here, NUMBERS
REDINHO - Edge Off EP, NUMBERS
MOSCA - Done Me Wrong / Bax, NUMBERS
DEADBOY - If U Want Me, NUMBERS
ROSKA & UNTOLD - Myth, NUMBERS
ILL BLU - Meltdown EP, NUMBERS
REDINHO - Bare Blips EP, NUMBERS
KAVSRAVE - Quotes, NUMBERS
JESSIE WARE & SBTRKT - Nervous, NUMBERS
MR MAGEEKA / L-VIS 1990 - Different Lekstrix (L-Vis 1990 Mix), NUMBERS
DEADBOY - Return, NUMBERS
SLACKK - Theme EP, NUMBERS
Featured Download

DEADBOY

Here

NUMBERS

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.95

 

Heart-poundingly potent discoid garage infusions from the one like Deadboy!

Featured Download

REDINHO

Edge Off EP

NUMBERS

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £3.50
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £4.50

 

Redinho serves a supremely robust follow-up to the raw-as-f*nk futurism of his Numbers debut.

Featured Download

MOSCA

Done Me Wrong / Bax

NUMBERS

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.70
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.50

 

Impeccably effective Mosca moves on Numbers, his debut for the label, and only his 2nd solo single...

Featured Download

DEADBOY

If U Want Me

NUMBERS

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £0.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £1.25

 

Surely one of the most craved records of the year so far - a genius woozy dancefloor shuffler!

Featured Download

ROSKA & UNTOLD

Myth

NUMBERS

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.70
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.70

 

Yes bwoyee!!! The most anticipated and overdue collaboration of the year finally lands on Numbers...

Featured Download

ILL BLU

Meltdown EP

NUMBERS

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.95

 

The UKs most feted yet elusive Funky/House production duo drop a long-awaited twelve for Numbers.

Featured Download

REDINHO

Bare Blips EP

NUMBERS

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £4.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £5.95

 

Hyper-efficient future styles from Numbers' secret weapon Redinho and his long awaited debut - 'Bare Blips'.

Featured Download

KAVSRAVE

Quotes

NUMBERS

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.95

 

Next-level heat from the newest Numbers recruit- If you like Terror Danjah, Joker or Joy Orbison, it's a must!

Featured Download

JESSIE WARE & SBTRKT

Nervous

NUMBERS

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £3.50
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £4.50

 

Numbers aim high with the debut from tipped vocalist Jessie Ware, reinforced with production from SBTRKT.

Featured Download

MR MAGEEKA / L-VIS 1990

Different Lekstrix (L-Vis 1990 Mix)

NUMBERS

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.70
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.70

 

Already caned by DVA, Kode 9, Jackmaster, Geeneus etc. In a word, this is unmissable. To the future!

Featured Download

DEADBOY

Return

NUMBERS

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £2.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £3.50

 

Exceptional, full-bodied 'Return' from the feted UK producer on Glasgow/London's Numbers.

Featured Download

SLACKK

Theme EP

NUMBERS

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.95

 

Numbers finally drop the rampant 'Theme EP' by underground lynchpin, Slackk!!!

VESSEL - Nylon Sunset (Peverelist Remix), LEFT BLANK
MAU'LIN  - Deeper Than The Sun, Ho Tep Records
SBTRKT - Wildfire, Young Turks Recordings Ltd
ARKIST - Rendezvous / Fill My Coffee, APPLE PIPS
LIL SILVA - The Patience EP, GOOD YEARS
FALTYDL - Make It Difficult / Jack Your Job, All City
HYETAL - Broadcast, Black Acre
PHOTEK - Aviator EP, Photek Productions
AFRICA HITECH - 93 Million Miles, Warp Records
KAVSRAVE - Your Love, Tighten Up
KIDNAP KID - The Great Confusion, Squelch & Clap
VARIOUS / HESSLE AUDIO - 116 & Rising (The Back Catalog), HESSLE AUDIO
Featured Download

VESSEL

Nylon Sunset (Peverelist Remix)

LEFT BLANK

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £2.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £3.95

 

Super slick debut entry from Vessel and the promising Left_Blank label.

Featured Download

MAU'LIN

Deeper Than The Sun

Ho Tep Records

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.95

 

London-based Mau'lin with a debut for Alex Nut's Ho Tep label.

Featured Download

SBTRKT

Wildfire

Young Turks Recordings Ltd

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £0.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £1.25

 

Tangfastic dubstep ditty pairing SBTRKT with Little Dragon vocalist, Yukimi Nagano.

Featured Download

ARKIST

Rendezvous / Fill My Coffee

APPLE PIPS

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.70
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.50

 

Arkist drops two cuts of electronic breakbeat soul and Techy post-dubstep funk for Applepips.

Featured Download

LIL SILVA

The Patience EP

GOOD YEARS

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £2.95
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £3.95

 

*Upfront Exclusive* UK Funky's foremost architect drops his most substantial release to date.

Featured Download

FALTYDL

Make It Difficult / Jack Your Job

All City

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.70
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.50

 

Falty DL continues his takeover in 2011 with two dead smart sides for All City.

Featured Download

HYETAL

Broadcast

Black Acre

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £8.99

 

Bold and quite brilliant debut album from Bristol's Hyetal.

Featured Download

PHOTEK

Aviator EP

Photek Productions

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £3.50
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £4.50

 

Photek continues his electro-House makeover with four new tracks plus a smart Falty DL remix.

Featured Download

AFRICA HITECH

93 Million Miles

Warp Records

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £8.99

 

Africa HiTech come correct with a full-length of bashy dubstep, funky and hip-hop variants.

Featured Download

KAVSRAVE

Your Love

Tighten Up

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £1.70
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £2.70

 

Kavsrave returns to Tighten Up with two Girl Unit-style 808 R&Bass rollers.

Featured Download

KIDNAP KID

The Great Confusion

Squelch & Clap

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £3.50
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £4.50

 

Deft double Garage swingers recommended for fans of Jacques Greene, Jimmy Blake or Joy Orb.

Featured Download

VARIOUS / HESSLE AUDIO

116 & Rising (The Back Catalog)

HESSLE AUDIO

Format_dot_downloadMP3 Download // £6.99
Format_dot_download_flacFLAC Download // £8.99

 

12 of Heesle's their finest moments from the last four years.