James Blake unveils the visualizer for the DIVISION-produced song, “Playing Robots Into Heaven” coming off the forthcoming same-titled project.
James Blake’s recent musical endeavors have been marked by a fascinating shift in his sound, showcasing his versatility and willingness to explore new directions. This transition has been evident over the past few months as he has released several tracks that depart from his previous works.
“Big Hammer,” released in June, serves as the lead single for his upcoming album “Playing Robots Into Heaven.” This track is a departure from his usual style, incorporating electronic production and trap-like elements, all while maintaining his distinct touch. The accompanying music video complements the unconventional nature of the song.
In July, he followed up with “Loading,” a track that features his actual vocals. The song showcases his ability to blend electronic elements with his signature voice, creating a unique sonic landscape.
Now, with the album’s release date approaching in September, James Blake has unveiled the title track “Playing Robots Into Heaven.” This song, accompanied by a captivating music video, immerses listeners in a tranquil and almost otherworldly atmosphere. The visuals provide a glimpse of the album cover, building anticipation for what’s to come.
The intriguing shifts in James Blake’s sound, his willingness to experiment, and his collaborations with artists across genres all contribute to his reputation as a multifaceted and dynamic artist. As his new album approaches, fans and critics alike are likely to anticipate a fresh and engaging project that could potentially be a contender for album of the year.
James Blake – Playing Robots Into Heaven (prod. DIVISION)
23 August 2023
1 Songs, 3 minutes
℗ 2023 UMG Recordings, Inc. (A Republic Records / Polydor Records Release)