Tag Archives: Funk

Podcast: Out of Africa (December 2021)

Podcast: Out of Africa (December 2021)

Out Of Africa – An in-depth trip throughout world music and global beats from an African perspective!! This show is a close up for 2021, another difficult year, yet, with so many blessings and so many things to be grateful for. This show is dedicated to all the people in...
Podcast: Rhythm Passport Presents… #2 (December 2021)

Podcast: Rhythm Passport Presents… #2 (December 2021)

Rhythm Passport holders, welcome to a new round-the-world journey to discover some of the freshest tunes coming from the four corners of the world… In the second episode of Rhythm Passport Present, in collaboration with Thamesmead-based radio RTM.FM, we set things in motion in Japan and in around two hours’ time...
Daily Discovery: Addict Ameba | Souvlaki (Official video)

Daily Discovery: Addict Ameba | Souvlaki (Official video)

Addict Ameba are a Milan-based Afro-Latin collective blending together jazz, funk, soul and psychedelic sounds.   ‘Sovlaki’, is taken from their debut LP Panamor, out on Black Sweat Records, and “represents a profound union between living beings and objects in an increasingly divided World”.   You can find more info...
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...