Tag Archives: singer/songwriter

Daily Discovery: Mdou Moctar – "Afrique Victime (Official Music Video)

Daily Discovery: Mdou Moctar – "Afrique Victime (Official Music Video)

‘Afrique Victime’ is the title track and latest single extracted from Nigerien singer/songwriter Mdou Moctar‘s upcoming namesake album, out on May 21 via Matador Records.   With Afrique Victime, Mdou Moctar “boldly reforges contemporary Saharan music and ‘rock music’ by melding guitar pyrotechnics, full-blast noise, and field recordings with poetic...
Visions of Sound (March 2021)

Visions of Sound (March 2021)

Every month, we bring you a collection of the best world music-related videos. That’s our way to give value to too often overlooked, rich and diverse artistic expressions. Listen with your eyes! Watch the full playlist:
Daily Discovery: Angelique Kidjo – Dignity ft. Yemi Alade

Daily Discovery: Angelique Kidjo – Dignity ft. Yemi Alade

Beninese singer/songwriter Angelique Kidjo has recently joined forces once again with Nigerian musician Yemi Alade to give life to a new single inspired by the #ENDSARS movement rallying across Nigeria: https://angeliquekidjo.lnk.to/Dignity   The song is dedicated to the ones who lost their life in the demonstrations against police brutality in the...
News: Bandcamp Your Friday (Friday, 2nd April 2021)

News: Bandcamp Your Friday (Friday, 2nd April 2021)

New Bandcamp Friday and new shopping tips… As we often do on the first Friday of each month, when Bandcamp lifts its fees redistributing all sales profits to artists and their labels, also today we give you some suggestions on how to spend your money on music effectively supporting musicians....
Daily Discovery: Carmen Lienqueo / Canto para Siempre

Daily Discovery: Carmen Lienqueo / Canto para Siempre

Carmen Lienqueo is a composer, singer, charango player and producer based in Santiago de Chile.   In her music, she brings forward a new approach to Chilean folk also backing the cause and struggle of indigenous people like the Mapuche.   After years being the voice for Pan-Latin band Mákina...
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