Tag Archives: Afro-Funk

News: Record Store Days 2018 – The Magnificent Seven

News: Record Store Days 2018 – The Magnificent Seven

They say that it won’t save local music shops or independent labels, but for a day they’re finally and deservedly the centre of attention. That’s why Record Store Day has had and is still having a positive impact on the music scene, whatever its genre. For the 11th year in...
Mixes: Rhythm Passport Vol. 52 – Irmãos Makossa

Mixes: Rhythm Passport Vol. 52 – Irmãos Makossa

<span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span><span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span> View Irmãos Makossa bio here “This mix is the reflection of the work that Irmãos Makossa have been doing for the last 10 years in Portugal, which is showing...
Interview: Seun Kuti – Black Times Are Now! (February 2018)

Interview: Seun Kuti – Black Times Are Now! (February 2018)

If anyone can claim the title of ‘afrobeat Ambassador’, it would be Seun Kuti. The youngest son of Fela Kuti and hereditary leader of the Egypt 80 is the bridge between his father’s role as afrobeat pioneer and the more contemporary metamorphosis and migrations of the Nigerian style. On Friday, Seun...