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Daily Discovery: Franz Von – Power Be You (Official Video)

Daily Discovery: Franz Von – Power Be You (Official Video)

Check out the brand-new single & video by MC, songwriter and K.O.G. & the Zongo Brigade band member, Franz Von. In ‘Power Be You’, the Yorskshire-based Ghanaian musician follows the Afrofuturist rap steps of Roots Manuva, Little Simz and Kojey Radical to “honour his heritage whilst looking for ways of pushing...
Daily Discovery: dave de rose & dan nicholls ‘hawthorn’

Daily Discovery: dave de rose & dan nicholls ‘hawthorn’

“Hawtorne” is the brand-new single (and first video) extracted from Dave De Rose & Dan Nicholls‘ collaborative LP plants heal, out today on DDR Records.   The London-based experimental jazz duo will present their new album at Servant Jazz Quarters on Tuesday 16 November, part of EFG London Jazz Festival...
Daily Discovery: Mamelles by Noga Ritter & Ibnou Annas Gueye

Daily Discovery: Mamelles by Noga Ritter & Ibnou Annas Gueye

Noga Ritter is a London-based singer/songwriter and bandleader fusing Hebrew Jazz with Afro-diasporic grooves.   She’s currently working on Ofek, her new solo album, backed by a 12-piece all-star ensemble featuring musicians from around the world like Senegalese Seckou Keita and Dembis Thioung: “Imagine: kora that makes you shiver with dunun...
Album Review: El Buho – Natura Sonora [Shika Shika; November 2021]
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Album Review: El Buho – Natura Sonora [Shika Shika; November 2021]

El Buho – globetrotting DJ and producer Robin Perkins – took nature as inspiration for this latest release, a marrying of folk, electronica and found sound. Self-proclaimed ‘owl by night, environmentalist by day’, Perkins’ reverence for the natural world shines through in this downtempo organic electronica that is bright with...