Jon Hopkins – ‘Vessel’ (Four Tet Remix)

Bliss.

Perfect late night listening from Jon Hopkins, a UK electronica artist who’s no stranger to contributing his starry-skied digital magic to tracks by Coldplay, Imogen Heap, David Holmes, Tunng, Four Tet, and Brian Eno.

Jon Hopkins – ‘Vessel’

And then just when this glorious magnificence couldn’t possibly get any more gloriously magnificent, Kieran Hebden aka Four Tet sits down with ‘Vessel’ and reworks it into another one of his signature remixes laden with blips, clips, and clicks, all while retaining the silver-flecked, shimmering, levitating keys and hypnotic whirl of the original.

Jon Hopkins – ‘Vessel’ (Four Tet Remix)

As you close your eyes and let the music wash over you, ponder this ancient philosophical question:

Why the monkey with a soccer ball?