Posts tagged "Tricky"

Tricky Announces New Project, Skilled Mechanics, Featuring a Rotating Cast of Collaborators

Trip-hop trailblazer Tricky has announced a new project, Skilled Mechanics, which will feature several innovative covers and a revolving roster of collaborators. “It’s from a documentary…
James Grebey / November 18, 2015

Stream Francesca Belmonte’s Smoky, Sensual Debut LP, ‘Anima’

Silky-voiced Tricky collaborator Francesca Belmonte has been dropping morsels off her debut LP Anima for the past few months, and now that the album release is…
Harley Brown / May 27, 2015

Tricky Announces New Album With Addictive ‘Nicotine Love’

Trip-hop godhead Tricky will return later this year with a new album called Adrian Thaws. Due September 8, the upcoming LP is the follow-up to…
Colin Joyce / June 30, 2014

10 Albums You Can Hear Now: The-Dream, Laura Marling, Tricky, TEEN, and Mykki Blanco

This week’s round-up of streamable albums includes new releases from The-Dream, Mykki Blanco, Roomrunner, and more. Grab a set of headphones and enjoy: 1) The-Dream, IV…
Kyle McGovern / May 21, 2013

Tricky, James Murphy, Simian Mobile Disco Join Germany’s Melt! Festival

James Murphy, Tricky, DIIV, and Simian Mobile Disco have been added to the roster for Germany’s Melt! Festival, taking place from July 19 to 21.
Kyle McGovern / May 1, 2013

Hear Tricky’s Darkly Popping ‘Tribal Drums,’ Plus Creepy Come-On ‘Hey Love’

In February, trip-hop godfather Tricky pleased a lot of fans when he announced a) that he’s not feeling his last album either, and b) that…
Chris Martins / April 30, 2013

Watch Tricky’s Foreboding, Protester-Filled ‘Does It’ Video

There’s no question mark in the title of the second song to emerge from Tricky’s forthcoming album False Idols. Surely that’s intentional. The video for “Does…
Marc Hogan / March 27, 2013

Tricky Admits Last Albums Sucked, Shares Much Better ‘Nothing’s Changed’

Tricky bummed out a lot of fans and critics when he dropped 2010’s strikingly vanilla Mixed Race. “It seems odd that Tricky’s self-professed ‘gangster album’ may…
Chris Martins / February 28, 2013

Tricky, ‘Mixed Race’ (Domino)

It seems odd that Tricky's self-professed "gangster album" may go down as the polyglot producer's most bland offering yet. Especially considering Mixed Race follows one…
Chris Martins / September 21, 2010

The 20 Best Albums of 1996

Keeping score on where it’s at. [This list was originally published in the January 1997 issue of SPIN.]…
SPIN Staff / December 31, 1996