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Hear James Blake debut ‘Building It Still’ album on Radio 1 Residency

Shuffling new track gained its first play last night.

James Blake’s Radio 1 Residencies continue to be a go-to source for exclusives (and giggly in-jokes, for that matter).

On his latest, October Residency, the Mercury Prize winning producer debuted a brand new track of his own, ‘Building It Still’.

The track spans three minutes, bringing together distant bass wobbles and a disjointed piano line that shuffles into gear before scattering its parts, then repeating.

Alongside ‘Building It Still’, Blake played ‘200 Press’, which he debuted last month. Previous Residencies on Radio 1 have given first plays to the likes of Jamie xx and Airhead, often played under different names so as to be dug up by investigative listeners.

Hear James Blake’s new track below.

Listen to the whole Radio 1 Residency here.

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