Jamie Smith aka Jamie xx (from The xx) has at last officially released his first solo track ‘Far Nearer’ – we copped a small taste back in September ’10. Without further adieu, take a listen to the 7-minute steel-drum, island jam in all its glory along with the single’s previously unheard B-side, ‘Beat For’:
You can get your very own copy of the single from FarNearer.com or on the link above.
Recently, Mr xx released a re-interpretation of the legendary and just passed Gil Scott-Heron‘s album of 2010, I’m New Here. More info plus an album stream here.