Debut Album 'DEAD' Out Now on Big Dada / Anticon

Young Fathers - Debut Album 'DEAD' Out Now on Big Dada / Anticon

DEAD is the brilliant debut album from Alloysious, G and Kayus otherwise known as Young Fathers.

The 11-track full-length, which features previously released singles "LOW" and "GET UP", described by NME as a "soundtrack to a Dystopian carnival", is available worldwide today on LP, CD and digitally from the Ninjashop, iTunes and Amazon as a collaborative release between Big Dada and West Coast indie Anticon.

You can call it hip hop or rap, but the Edinburgh based trio of Liberian, Nigerian and Scottish heritage sing more than they chat. There's the suburbs and the cities of Grey Britain in there, but also Africa, an obsession with the surface texture of sound, the psychedelicist’s love of noise.

Young Fathers embark on their UK and European tour this month with a US and Canadian sting supporting Baths slated for April.



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AIM Awards 2014: Young Fathers for Independent Breakthrough

We're also pleased to reveal our Scottish outfit, Young Fathers, have been nominated in the category of Independent Breakthrough act in this year's awards, congratulations guys!

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Young Fathers at Visions Festival

This weekend all roads lead to London's Visions where Young Fathers will perform live at Dalston's Oval Space from 7.30pm - 8.15pm. Tickets are still available here.

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Young Fathers at Visions Festival

This weekend all roads lead to London's Visions where Young Fathers will be performing live at Dalston's Oval Space from 7.30pm - 8.15pm. Tickets still available here.

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Ninja Tune & Big Dada at Glastonbury Set Times

Bonobo, Kelis, Mr. Scruff, Machinedrum, Toddla T, Congo Natty, Kate Tempest and Young Fathers will all perform at this year's festival, plus we have news of a specially curated programme in collaboration with Greenpeace. Full info below the drop.

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Dorian Concept Shares New Single "Ann River, Mn" From New Album 'Joined Ends'

Another snippet of the long-awaited new Dorian Concept album arrives in the form of glistening, slow-burner, Ann River, Mn, streaming via SPIN. Joined Ends is released on 20 October 2014.

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New Music from Moiré, FaltyDL, The Bug & Mr. Scruff

With the debut Moiré album out this week, listen to Shelter tracks via our Spotify New Releases playlist, plus new material from FaltyDL, The Bug and Mr. Scruff's upcoming 12" - Spotify / Rdio / Deezer

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FaltyDL x Chris Shen "In The Wild" Installation

This Thursday Chris Shen brings his interactive, collaborative "In The Wild" project with FaltyDL to BL-NK, London, as part of the #dotdotdot series - RSVP to info@onedotzero.com.

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The Bug - 'Angels & Devils' Full Album Stream

Head over to FACT / NPR to hear The Bug's new album in its entirety, featuring collaborations with copeland, Liz Harris (Grouper), GONJASUFI, Death Grips, ahead of next Monday's release.

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