New Burial & Four Tet – ‘Nova’

It was a-round about midnight, and all through the house, not a creature was stirring, except Kieran Hebden, as he tweeted from his Four Tet Twitter account the word “TEXT013”.

What gives?

Shortly afterwards another tweet arrived, containing a link to Four Tet’s SoundCloud page, where the cryptic trip ended in rapturous excitement as his latest collaboration with Burial was unveiled.

For what is now the third time, the two electronic giants have fused their distinct styles together. And for the third time, everybody is on a bender about it: 40,000 plays in just 9 hours, 135,000 plays in 20 hours. Take a listen below.

-James Godwin, March 5th, 2012