Search The Line of Best Fit
Search The Line of Best Fit

Caribou releases live album featuring Four Tet, James Holden, Sinkane and more

20 January 2015, 11:10 | Written by Laurence Day

Last week Caribou's Dan Snaith dropped a 1000-song mixtape, and continuing that generous streak, he's unleashed a new live album and film into the ether.

It's called CVE Live 2011, and aims to raise money for Gendered Intelligence, a charity that aims to engage people in debates about gender through creative arts. The profits are given in memory of friend and sound engineer Julia Brightly who worked with Snaith/Caribou for over a decade (a track on Our Love is named after her) and passed away in 2014.

The album is performed by The Caribou Vibration Ensemble, an 11-piece band featuring Caribou, Four Tet, James Holden, Sinkane and more.

There is also a live film of a show from ATP Minehead, featuring Marshall Allen, Sun Ra Arkestra's bandleader.

Stream/buy the record below. There are also very limited editions of the album on physical formats, details of which can be found via Snaith's Twitter account as they arrive.

Share article

Get the Best Fit take on the week in music direct to your inbox every Friday

Read next