Tag: Jon Hopkins

JON HOPKINS interview – Evening Standard, 27 April 2018

Most musicians make changes when they begin work on a new album, whether it’s getting a new producer, better instruments, a new bandmate or more inspiring workspace. As he started on a follow-up to his Mercury Prize-nominated 2013 release, Immunity, Jon Hopkins decided to upgrade his brain.   Following two years of touring that breakthrough album, then composing the score… Read more →

JON HOPKINS interview – Evening Standard, 25 Oct 2013

The dark horse could be a species facing extinction as far as the Mercury Prize is concerned. Next week’s prize-giving will pick a best from a particularly safe dozen that includes five No 1 albums. Be thankful, then, for Jon Hopkins and his fourth solo effort, Immunity — the only truly daring selection and the year’s most extraordinary electronic release.… Read more →