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Forest Swords shares cinematic new single “The Highest Flood”

FOREST SWORDS THE HIGHEST FLOOD

UK producer Forest Swords returns with a haunted new single, built on a shadowy, lurching beat and that eerie disembodied choral sample, out today on Ninja Tune. Listen to "The Highest Flood" below.

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listen to Forest Swords’ new original dance score SHRINE

FOREST SWORDS SHRINE

Liverpool's Forest Swords drops an "original audio score created for contemporary dance piece Shrine". FS says of scoring the Carmel Koster-choreographed piece: "For me, the past six months has involved watching how bodies can fail and fix...

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Forest Swords – The Weight of Gold

FOREST SWORDS ENGRAVINGS

Life's too fucking short. 'Engravings' out 26th August via @TriAngleRecords THE WEIGHT OF GOLD >> http://t.co/ha5MtTgb2G

— Forest Swords (@forestswords) July 18, 2013

Forest Swords – “Thor’s Stone”

FOREST SWORDS THORS STONE

Life moves and shifts but tjruth is the witness. Love always. THOR'S STONE>>> soundcloud.com/forestswords/t…

— Forest Swords (@forestswords) June 6, 2013

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mp3: Forest Swords mix for BBC 6

FOREST SWORDS

Rad new 20-minute mix by Forest Swords for BBC 6 Music, featuring tracks from Oneohtrix Point Never, Echo Lake, Women, Pariah, King Tubby, Dilla, and more. Almost as ill as the mix he hooked up for us a year ago this month. Download below via Abeano / Altered Zones, and check the full tracklist after the jump:

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FOREST SWORDS

Forest Swords' limited new Rattling Cage 7" single is out today on No Pain In Pop. We posted the daunting title track last month, and here's the equally immense b-side:

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The Rattling Cage 7" is limited to 300 copies...

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rattling cage

rattling cage

"Rattling Cage" is the latest daunting, spectral psych-dub death march from Liverpool's amazing Forest Swords, taken from his new single, due next month on the great No Pain In Pop. Check the appropriately tense video below, and pre-order the single on limited 7" vinyl (300 copies) here...

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visits

"Visits" is the third and final installment in Forest Swords' video trilogy. All songs appear on Dagger Paths, which is available now on Olde English Spelling Bee.

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Forest Swords exclusive mixtape

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mp3: Forest Swords mixtape

mp3: Forest Swords mixtape

Our friends at Olde English Spelling Bee are set to release Dagger Paths, the debut full-length from Wirral, UK drone-step shaman Forest Swords, on March 1. As a preview, the label sent over this mesmerizing exclusive mixtape put together by Forest Swords, featuring deep, dank jams from Pariah, Ducktails, Burial, Madlib, Arch M, Jeru, King Tubby, and a few other surprises, plus some dubbed-out psychedelic new remixes and original material from Forest Swords himself. Download via mediafire below (includes full tracklist and cover art). Highly recommended:

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Forest Swords' Dagger Paths LP is out March 1. Pre-order from OESB and get an exclusive bonus track. Check the Dagger Paths cover art, as well as two previously posted videos with new re-mastered audio, after the jump...

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these things

these things

Hazy new "elevator psyche" jam from ex-Texan and new Not Not Fun signee Rangers:

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Culled from the excellent (free) new Friendship Bracelet Club compilation, which also features stellar, previously unreleased jams from Forest Swords, Julian Lynch, Tonstartssbandht, Dem Hunger, Pure Ecstacy, and many more...

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