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Crazy excited for Carnival this year. It’s BETTER THAN CHRISTMAS. For me 2012 was an amazing year for soca with so many huge jams like Kerwin’s ‘Bacchanalist’, Swappi ‘s ‘Bubble on ah DJ’ and Lil Rick’s ‘Work’. 2013 wasn’t quite as strong, but this year the sun is out this week and Notting Hill Carnival […]
A behemoth of a party mix by one of our favourites, So Shifty, ready for all your summer BBQs. Charly Black – All the Trees Mila J – Smoke, Drink, Break-Up Aidonia – Meet Again Aidonia – Ryder Cashflow Neil Feat. Khago – Yuh Wah Love Me RDX & Road Elf – Head Top Olatunji […]
Amazing new track and video from Argentina’s immensely talented Chancha Via Circuito. Love this.
Pic: Krisanne Johnson Having shared the decks with AJ Holmes many times, I can safely say he loves his kwaito. This SA style never gets old and it’s totally infectious. His new killer of a mix is a great reflection of all those old school kwaito jams that destroy the dancefloor. This is what he […]
As reported on The Quietus, there was recently a cool musical exchange project between some UK Rinse FM DJs and the point men on Cairo’s Electro chaabi scene: Knaka, Sadat, Diesel and Figo. Boiler Room hosted a Cairo show (which might be archived soon?) taking over Kode9, Faze Miyake & Artwork from the UK. Following […]
Longtime readers here know that I’m a big fan of Peruvian music, especially the tropical psyche of Amazonian chicha. Excellent UK label Tiger’s Milk records who I mentioned a while back specialising in Peruvian sounds have recently released a great compilation of rare 60/70s tropical cumbia surf called ‘Peru Maravilloso’. A sure fire heater for […]