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Podcast: Out Of Africa #17

Podcast: Out Of Africa #17

In this show, we travel through the sounds of fado, desert blues, afro-Cuban jazz, afro-Cuban, afrobeat, Arabic reggae, and reggae! We kick off the show with the melancholic voice of Mariza, from Portugal, in “Quem me Dera”, a song was written for her by the Angolan singer-songwriter Matias Damásio. We...
Podcast: Rhythm Passport Presents… #16

Podcast: Rhythm Passport Presents… #16

For this episode of Rhythm Passport Presents, we tried to compress, squeeze and cram 12 months’ worth of notes, rhythms and sounds from all over the world in roughly 120 minutes. Of course, we had to leave our far too many quality tunes. Still, we tried hard and did our...
Podcast: Switchstance Radio Brazil Music Special (December 2022)

Podcast: Switchstance Radio Brazil Music Special (December 2022)

This year for the very first time Switchstance Recordings label head Tom Strauch created a 2 hours special on contemporary music from Brazil. After witnessing his first live samba during WOMEX 2022 in Lisboa and having many Brazilian musicians as his friends these guys convinced Tom to do a special...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #533 – Top 22 of 2022

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #533 – Top 22 of 2022

Here are Radio Mukambo‘s top 22 albums of 2022: ethiogrooves, Afro-Caribbean beats, creole sounds, Mali rock & global bass bring you to Afro-Brazilian beats, afrobeat and reggae/hip-hop in the top 3. Close your eyes and let this music journey bring you to the sounds of Caribbean beaches, African metropoles, Brazilian...
Podcast: Rebel Up Nightshop #101

Podcast: Rebel Up Nightshop #101

Songs of the day by Alicia Edelweiss ‘Dreck’ and Ezra Collective on folky and afro funk vibes. 11 albums of the month by Senegalese-Swedish group Wau Wau Collectif, desert psyche folk by Ak’Chamel, Kutiman with chill exotica soul & grooves, Guts with a powerful lineup of african & latin musicians,...
Podcast: Rebel Passport at Womex with Aguamadera

Podcast: Rebel Passport at Womex with Aguamadera

This year’s editions of Womex and Exib Musica have offered us plenty of beautiful little musical surprises. One of them, one of the most inspired and vivid ones, is Aguamadera, a project founded in 2015 by Argentinian Maria Cabral and Marco Grancelli re-discovering, making its own and re-interpreting the kaleidoscopic soul...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #531 – Seven Wisdoms Of Groove

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #531 – Seven Wisdoms Of Groove

This week Radio Mukambo brings you two albums that came out before the summer but that somehow haven’t made it to the “album of the week”. So here they are: Seven Wisdoms Of Plutonia by Alpacas Collective, Afro-groovers from Leuven, Belgium, and La Ñapa by The Bongo Hop, Afro-Caribbean collective from Lyon,...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #530 – Neon Buddha

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #530 – Neon Buddha

This week Radio Mukambo takes you to Melbourne, Australia, for a delicious dose of ethiogrooves meets afrobeat. On Good Evening Black Buddha, Black Jesus eXperience fuses the heritage of Mulatu Astatke and Fela Kuti with hiphop and contemporary multiculturalism around Ethiopian/Australian singer Enushu Taye and MC Mista Monk. We also...
Podcast: Rebel Passport at Womex with Balaklava Blues

Podcast: Rebel Passport at Womex with Balaklava Blues

Rebel Passport is back with a new episode and interview recorded at Womex 2022 in Lisbon. For the fourth appointment with the “four-handed” podcast produced in collaboration with our Brussels friends Rebel Up, we welcomed and talked with Balaklava Blues. For once, the interview went far beyond the music borders...
Podcast: Out of Africa #16

Podcast: Out of Africa #16

Out Of Africa – An in-depth trip throughout world music and global beats from an African perspective!! In this show, we travel through the sounds of desert blues, African blues, jazz, afro jazz, and afro-beat! We kick off the show with a collaboration between Ballaké Cissoko & Camille. In this...