Floating Points

Floating Points Birth4000

Hear a new single from Floating Points, “Birth4000”

Sam Shepherd’s latest has been a live staple over the past year

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The 100 Best Songs of 2022

Our favorite anthems, bangers, ballads and rippers of the past year

Portola Music Festival

Chemical Brothers, Four Tet and Floating Points, Toro y Moi to play inaugural Portola Music Festival

Plus DJ Shadow, Fatboy Slim, M.I.A., Charli XCX, Caroline Polachek, The Avalanches and more.


Essential Tracks This Week: Destroyer, Floating Points and more

A somewhat longer roundup of the week’s best new tracks.

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The 20 Best Electronic Albums of 2021

The best technologically enhanced sounds of the year

Best Albums of 2021 so far

The 33 Best Albums of 2021 So Far

The year’s half over and it’s still hard to know what to make of it.…

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New film exploring Floating Points/Pharoah Sanders’ new album and Julie Mehretu painting to premiere this month

‘Promises: Through Congress’ debuts through a partnership between The Broad and the Whitney.

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The Best Albums of March 2021

The best new albums, overlooked albums and reissues of the month.

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Floating Points, Pharoah Sanders & The London Symphony Orchestra : Promises

The electronic mastermind and spiritual jazz legend collaborate for a spacious and graceful, continuous set of music.

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Pharoah Sanders and Floating Points announce collaborative album

‘Promises’ features the London Symphony Orchestra.

Floating Points Crush review

Floating Points : Crush

The jazz-influenced UK producer turns toward IDM with mixed results.

Most Anticipated Albums of fall 2019

The 20 Most Anticipated Albums of Fall 2019

Twenty albums you need to hear before the year’s over.

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Floating Points announces new album, Crush

Hear new single “Last Bloom”.

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Floating Points announces new 12-inch, Ratio

Hear a radio edit of the new 19-minute track.

Floating Points Pharoah Sanders Promises review

Album of the Week: Floating Points – Kuiper

Sam Shepherd’s new EP comprises two expansive and vastly different tracks, showcasing the depth of his imagination.

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Floating Points announces Kuiper EP, tour dates

UK producer Sam Shepherd, better known as Floating Points, has announced a new EP. It’s…