Forest Swords shares cinematic new single “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.
listen to Forest Swords’ new original dance score 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...
mp3: Forest Swords mix for BBC 6
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: mp3: (18 mb) (74 mb)
"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...
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 ps