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News: La Linea 2017 gets underway

News: La Linea 2017 gets underway

La Linea 2017 gets underway tonight with Julieta Venegas and Gizmo Varillas at Barbican. Since 2001, the festival has brought a generous touch of Iberian and Latin American rhythms and dances to London and this edition won’t be an exception. Have a glimpse of what awaits you in the next 12 days and...
News: Farewell to The Forge (30th March 2017)

News: Farewell to The Forge (30th March 2017)

We had fun there, enjoyed inspiring shows and listened to fulfilling music. We have previewed, reviewed and covered many gigs in The Forge over the years (from Dub Colossus back in 2015 to CimbaliBand tonight) and we will miss The Forge, as much as London and its ever-shrinking music scene...
News: Back on the (SOAS) Radio

News: Back on the (SOAS) Radio

Welcome back to Rhythm Passport on Air. This month, we have decided to give a new look to our broadcast. Ever wondered what to do in London and when and where to go to listen to some good music? Don’t ask twice, we’re here for you… Since events listing is...
News: Baharat – s/t [Batov Records, 24th February 2017]

News: Baharat – s/t [Batov Records, 24th February 2017]

Baharat is a name not to be taken lightly. It means ‘spices’ in Arabic, but it doesn’t refer to any one particular spice; it indicates a variety of them. It’s a flavourful and bold mixture of spices that gives a well-defined identity to a dish. Baharat – EP by Baharat That’s why, if you decide...
News: Juanita Euka – Winner of LUKAS Vocalist of the Year Award

News: Juanita Euka – Winner of LUKAS Vocalist of the Year Award

In three weeks’ time, Aurelio will bring his soothing Garifuna sound to London. Yet, that won’t be the only treat that we will offer you throughout the evening. Just one hour before Aurelio’s performance, another intriguing artist will make her appearance on stage and delight Rich Mix’s audience. Many of...
News: Sounds & Colours – Argentina

News: Sounds & Colours – Argentina

Willy-nilly, it’s that time of the year again, when you have to deal with the Christmas list. Luckily, the Sounds and Colours guys have made things easier this December. Their latest guide, the fourth of the series after Colombia, Brazil and Peru-dedicated monographs, is just fresh off the press, and...
Rhythm Passport launches our new DJ Mix section

Rhythm Passport launches our new DJ Mix section

We had enough of listening to people saying that world music is boring. So we decided to prove them wrong once and for all in the easiest and most effective way possible. How? Letting everyone dance! We asked four eclectic and exciting world music DJs to compile a monthly mix each and...