Tag Archives: Funk

Daily Discovery: Soothsayers – Rolling LIVE at The Room Studios

Daily Discovery: Soothsayers – Rolling LIVE at The Room Studios

Supported by London-based soulful singer/songwriter Tracy Sada, Soothsayers will pay a visit to the newly opened Woolwich Works on Saturday.   Don’t miss the opportunity to experience their sound moving between reggae and afrobeat, dub and jazz, electronica and Latin influences to express the diversity of London and the UK social...
Your Ticket to… Summer 2021

Your Ticket to… Summer 2021

Summer 2021 might be officially over, but you can still relish in plenty of summery vibes squeezed into our seasonal selection. As we usually do every three months, we tidy up our music listening to put together a playlist to be listened to and watched featuring some of our favourite...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #507 – Third Generation Afrobeat

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #507 – Third Generation Afrobeat

The Anthronauts is a Swiss “third-generation” afrobeat band, fed by the music of the ancestors Fela Kuti & Tony Allen as well as by the innovations of second-generation bands like Antibalas. Their self-titled debut album (cd of the week) features the South African singer Nongoma Ndlovu and a dubmix by...
Musical Road to Womex – Cimafunk

Musical Road to Womex – Cimafunk

The second stage of Musical Road to Womex, our new section introducing you to some of the protagonists of the showcases enriching Womex 2021’s programme, is a feast of funky and exciting vibes courtesy of the hottest act coming from the Cuban contemporary music scene.  Cimafunk, who’s ready to release...
Daily Discovery: Degiheugi – Favelas feat Zackarose (Official Video)

Daily Discovery: Degiheugi – Favelas feat Zackarose (Official Video)

‘Favelas’ is the bran-new video by Polynesian French sound collector and explored Degiheugi.   The single, which features Lyon-based musician Zackarose, is extracted from Degiheugi’s latest album Foreglow, in which he travels the music world far and wide from Brazilian samba to French chanson and afrobeat to instrumental hip-hop.  ...
Playlist: Elektric Voodoo – California Funky Fusion (June 2021)

Playlist: Elektric Voodoo – California Funky Fusion (June 2021)

Welcome June with some fresh, quality and groovy music courtesy of San Diego-based Elektric Voodoo. The Southern California septet, which moved its first steps back in 2016, have brought new meanings to the psych-rock format. Their inclusive and broad-ranging sound shaped after years spent touring far and wide across the US...