XL’s Richard Russell announces debut album as Everything is Recorded

XL Recordings co-founder Richard Russell has unveiled a new
body of work under his collaborative music project Everything
is Recorded.

With a stunning spectrum of guests joining Russell on the
album, the likes of Sampha, Giggs, Syd, Ibeyi, Damon Albarn,
Obongjayar and Kamasi Washington have all offered instrumental
or vocal contributions to the project, titled ‘Everything is
Recorded by Richard Russell’.

To accompany the album announcement, a new pop-up residency has
been unveiled, playing host to the debut Everything is Recorded live
on February 15, with Sampha, Ibeyi, Warren
Ellis and more confirmed to perform.

Running from February 14 through to 17, the Everything is
Recorded In Residence event is described as “a major
site-specific music and art installation on two floors of the
abandoned Savoy cinema in Dalston” in a press statement.

‘Everything is Recorded by Richard Russell’ is scheduled for
release on February 16 via XL Recordings. Pre-order the album

Jasmine Kent-Smith is Mixmag’s Weekend Editor. Follow her