Dazed Digital caught up with Peckham’s most elusive maverick King Krule and have produced a short insight into his ends and home life. In it Krule, who’s debut album 6 Feet Beneath the Moon is currently enjoying rave reviews, walks us around his home turf, smokes a spliff, has a haircut and dissects the background behind his music and artwork.

In other Archy Marshall news, he also recently took to Radio 1′s Live Lounge to play a couple of tracks from his new debut album and treating us to a previously unheard track called ‘La Lune’, a smooth waltz of undulated drum beats and cryptic lyrics. Check that out along with his performance of ‘Krokadile’ and ‘Easy Easy’ after the jump.

… But wait, there’s more! In conjunction with the album release, Krule has also announced a five-show UK Tour in October. Dates after the jump.

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Acoustic sorcerer’s simply don’t get better than Chicago’s Willis Earl Beal, who’s readying the release of his sophomore album Nobody Knows (Hot Charity/XL) for a September 10 release. In conjunction with the album, Beal recently unveiled the Cat Power assisted ‘Coming Through’ in which the two slip in and out of each other’s serene vocals, in what becomes a stunning, dreamy duet. Whilst you’re enjoying this, why not check out the previously released album cuts ‘Too Dry to Cry‘ and ‘Everything unwinds‘.

LA based Australian artist, RY X intrigued us with his ethereal, Bon Iver-like vocals on his debut single ‘Berlin‘ earlier this month, and already we’ve been graced with another gem. ‘Vampires’ is the second offering from his forthcoming Berlin EP (via Dumont Dumont, August 28) and we’re impressed once again. Overflowing his echoing vocals against some eerie guitar strums, RY X creates a sonic serenity which leaves us wanting more.

Yesterday our minds were positively blown by King Krule’s majestic ‘Neptune Estate’, today though and a week ahead of it’s scheduled release the artist formally known as Zoo Kid shares a full stream of his debut album 6 Feet Beneath the Moon. Aged just 18, it’s no exaggeration to say that this young man has one of the most uniquely powerful voices on the planet and that this debut will undoubtedly end up one of the highlights of the year. Stream the entire LP below and buy the album on August 24th via XL Recordings. The album is also streaming live over some CCTV of London at kingkrule.co.uk.

With his unique brand of experimental soul multi-instrumentalist and singer Kwes. has been putting the work in for a while now. Last years fantastic Meantime EP was certainly a standout release. Now readying the release of his debut album ilp on October 15th via Warp Records, he’s served up this mellow, piano-led track titled ’36′ as the LP’s second single. Take a listen, it’s a bit beautiful…

If you’re searching for an artist with that angelic Bon Iver aesthetic, then look no further. RY X paints a blissful image with his magical falsetto and some spectacularly genteel guitar riffs that’ll transport you into an unwinding, haven of dream state. Stream the first offering ‘Berlin’ from his debut EP out via Dumont Dumont below…

Following his grossly overlooked 2011 album There Is (it did made our Album of the Year list that year though), London’s Jono McCleery is readying the release of his third solo effort from which ‘Ballade’ is lifted. Produced by Royce Wood Junior the song is a breathtaking insight into McCleery’s mind right now. It’s subtle eccentrics like the murky submerged piano keys that twinkle at the intro or the resonating bass drops that envelope the experience are all centred by McCleery’s spellbinding, spine-tingling voice.

While you’re here, watch this from a couple years back.

King Krule keeps the goods coming and gifts us with another new track from his forthcoming album 6 Feet Beneath the Moon. ‘Neptune Estate’ brings elements of Krule’s Edgar the Beatmaker and DJ JD Sports side-projects together as we see him crooning over a jazzy, lo-fi Dilla-esque beat. This young mans album is going to be one the highlights of the musical year – trust. Drops his 24 August (his 19th birthday) via XL Recordings.

The first single from King Krule’s much anticipated debut album gets the visual treatment, as we follow Archie Marshall wandering around London. ‘Easy Easy’ sees the 18 year old donning an oversized suit whilst loitering on rooftops and at train stations, all through a bright, summery filter. His LP 6 Feet Beneath the Moon will be out on 24th August courtesy of XL recordings and True Panther Sounds.

As the title suggests, Berlin and Paris based German producer Dream Koala will take you on a journey with his latest song ‘Odyessey’. The track was “inspired by a dream I had where I died in a plane crash. ‘Odyssey’ comes from the travels of [the legendary Greek King) Ulysse – his fear of never coming back home & never reaching his ambitions. It’s a track about deception and the fear of death, the fear of never accomplishing your goals”. The songs conceptional depth far out shines Koala’s 19 years and slowly builds from a spaced-out minimalist beat accompanied by a distant electric guitar, into a soft dubstep signature made perfect by Koala’s forlorn and resonating delivery. 

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