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Podcast: Rebel Up Nightshop #98

Podcast: Rebel Up Nightshop #98

Nightshop show #98 September via Radio Campus Bxl with 3 hours of new global sounds. Our songs of the day are by Jaimie Branch and her social jazz (rest in peace) and the band Kutu (France/Ethiopia) and their azmari sound. Our albums of the month begin with Djibouti folklore by...
Album Review: Compro Oro – Suburban Exotica [Sdban Ultra; October 2019]
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Album Review: Compro Oro – Suburban Exotica [Sdban Ultra; October 2019]

Self-described as “a twang-American psychedelic underground road trip to Africa, the Middle East, and the Americas”, Compro Oro’s Suburban Exotica (out on Belgian label Sdban Ultra) delivers ten tracks of groove music that draw on a multitude of genres. The instrumental album dishes out credible elements of Ethiopian modes and Cuban rumba...