Tag Archives: Afrobeat

Interview: Samy Ben Redjeb – Analog Africa (March 2017)

Interview: Samy Ben Redjeb – Analog Africa (March 2017)

When you talk with Samy Ben Redjeb, future and past become synonyms and mingle with each other. The founder of the German label, Analog Africa, has brought vintage sounds coming from all over the African Continent to the present and set free their cutting-edge characters. That’s why, when you ask him...
Mixes: Rhythm Passport Vol. 40 – Iñaki Martinez

Mixes: Rhythm Passport Vol. 40 – Iñaki Martinez

View Iñaki Martinez bio here “This is my take on African House, African Deep House and Tribal music, with a little bit of Latin here and there. All of these versions are either original mixes from African artists, or remixes with typical African music elements, mostly regional percussions. Tracks from Nigeria,...
Playlist: Soothsayers (May 2017)

Playlist: Soothsayers (May 2017)

Instead of foreseeing the future, we asked them to retrace their music past and recall their influences. On the eve of their new EP (Speak to My Soul) launch at Battersea Arts Centre part of Borderless festival, Soothsayers compiled for us a playlist illustrating the roots and development of their sound.   “Jazz, reggae,...
Interview: Siggi Mwasote – Lakuta (March 2017)

Interview: Siggi Mwasote – Lakuta (March 2017)

They’re provocative, refreshing and as their Swahili name suggests, they love to reach people, connect with them and share their conscious, radiant music. And, on the 28th of April, they will visit London for Rhythm Passport’s second event happening at Rich Mix. So, you’ll have the opportunity to experience the...
Mixes: Rhythm Passport Vol.33 – Area Boys

Mixes: Rhythm Passport Vol.33 – Area Boys

Area Boys – Palmwine Guitars and Ngoma Rhythms Area Boys are taking you back in time, opening the vault for a special selection of our best classic dancefloor fillers. A journey through the African continent, starting in featuring mesmerising Highlife from by the legend and innovator Eric Agyeman and Hedzoleh Soundz...