Daily Discovery

Daily Discovery: MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS – DJ FORMAT

Daily Discovery: MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS – DJ FORMAT

‘Mountains of Madness’ is the latest video by Brighton-based instrumental hip-hop producer DJ Format.   The tune is part of his 7th album The Devil’s Workshop, which goes far and beyond the hip-hop borders…   In DJ Format’s words, “I’ve travelled half way around the world in search of old...
Daily Discovery: Kaleema – Ololiuqui (Video Oficial)

Daily Discovery: Kaleema – Ololiuqui (Video Oficial)

In a few hours (from 6PM BST), Argentinian folktronica musician, singer and producer Kaleema, together with other 15 Wonderwheel Recordings artists from around the planet, will give life to a special livestream celebrating the New York based label and global beats.   The online event will features live performances and...
Daily Discovery: Lorenzo BITW – Pantea

Daily Discovery: Lorenzo BITW – Pantea

Discover the brand new single by Italian global beats producer and DJ Lorenzo BITW.   ‘Pantea’ is the second single extracted from Lorenzo BITW’s upcoming album out on May 14 on Future Bounce, which is “in essence, a love letter to his country and tells the story of modern Italy”....
Daily Discovery: BLK JKS – uMzabalazo! (Live @ NAC)

Daily Discovery: BLK JKS – uMzabalazo! (Live @ NAC)

Check out Johannesburg-based band BLK JKS performing live their “favourite urban traditional song ‘Join uMzabalazo’ (Join The Revolution)”.   The tune is a “for the people by the people anti-apartheid anti-colonial rallying a cappella fight song, turned African punk rock classic”.   BLK JKS performed it “outside the National Arts...
Daily Discovery: Frente Cumbiero – Jaley Jaley (Video Oficial)

Daily Discovery: Frente Cumbiero – Jaley Jaley (Video Oficial)

Colombian ‘Tropicanibalist’ Frente Cumbiero just released a video for their tune ‘Jaley Jaley’ extracted from their latest album Cera Perdida: https://ffm.to/ej91v8m The album, published in November on Biche, is a “very Frente Cumbiero” response to 2020, reflecting on the Colombian state of affairs and the protests happening around the country...
Daily Discovery: SILENT SPACES | Official Trailer (2021)

Daily Discovery: SILENT SPACES | Official Trailer (2021)

Today, London-based Bengali composer, producer and sarod player Soumik Datta launches Silent Spaces, a brand-new multimedia project shaped in collaboration with his brother, the Award-winning filmmaker Souvid Datta. Silent Spaces is a 6-part series of videos that “sees the brothers join a diverse team of British Asian, black and ethnic...
Daily Discovery: Carthnage Feat  Dat García – La Sequía (Original Mix)

Daily Discovery: Carthnage Feat Dat García – La Sequía (Original Mix)

It’s Earth day and there’s nothing to celebrate, but much to fight for… Get some momentum going with London-based producer and DJ Carthnage‘s new single “La Sequía” featuring Argentinian singer/songwriter and beatmaker Dat Garcia out now on Salgari Records: https://salgarirecords.bandcamp.com/album/carthnage-feat-dat-garci-a-la-sequi-a-ep   “From the hyperuranium of Argentinian folktronic, the mesmerizing and ancestral...
Daily Discovery: Innov Gnawa – Lila Live Session

Daily Discovery: Innov Gnawa – Lila Live Session

Innov Gnawa are a New York-based group of Moroccan gnawa musicians.   Lila, their upcoming album out on Daptone Records on April 30, is a “traditional ceremony in which the group dedicates an evening of healing through music. This all-night rhythm fest is a spiritual ritual that cleanses the body,...
Daily Discovery: Niu Raza – Reko (Dance Visual)

Daily Discovery: Niu Raza – Reko (Dance Visual)

New York-based Malagasy singer/songwriter Niu Raza recently released a “dance visual” for her single ‘Reko’ part of her latest album Mm-hmm.   The work, shot by Hobiana Rabiazamaholy and choreographed Alisson Myrea, is an “ode to Malagasy women’s strength, beauty and talent“.  
Daily Discovery: Meridian Brothers – Cumbia del Pichamán (en vivo)

Daily Discovery: Meridian Brothers – Cumbia del Pichamán (en vivo)

Check out a live rendition of ‘Cumbia del Pichamán’ by Bogotà-based experimental and psychedelic cumbia band Meridian Brothers.   The song, a very Meridian Brothers’s version of Dusty Springfield’s “Son of a Preacher Man”, is extracted from the band’s latest album Cumbia Siglo XXI and released by Bongo Joe Records: https://meridianbrothers.bandcamp.com/album/cumbia-siglo-xxi...
Daily Discovery: Robert Finley – Country Boy [Official Video]

Daily Discovery: Robert Finley – Country Boy [Official Video]

Robert Finley is a blues & soul singer-songwriter and guitarist from Bernice in Louisiana.   “Country Boy” is the second single extracted from his upcoming album Sharecropper’s Son out on May 21 via Nashville label Easy Eye Sound: https://found.ee/sharecroppersson   About the autobiographical song’s lyrics, he said: “When we play live,...
Daily Discovery: Oyiwane – Fatima

Daily Discovery: Oyiwane – Fatima

Oyiwame is a group formed in 1985 by primary school student from Toudou, in Northern Niger.   “Mixing traditional percussion, Tuareg guitar, and folk songs, Oyiwane addresses the populations of their region, tackling development, education, and modern nomadic life“.   Their song ‘Fatima’ is part of the eleventh episode of...
Daily Discovery: Dub Libitum –  La amapola (Videoclip)

Daily Discovery: Dub Libitum – La amapola (Videoclip)

Dub Libitum is a dub and reggae trio from Valencia, Spain. The band has just release its new single ‘La Amapola’: https://dublibitumfamily.bandcamp.com/track/la-amapola   “With this version we want to share a message. A message of change for the new generation. Anyone who has listened to the canticos Valencian falleros knows...
Daily Discovery: Yndi – Amazona | A COLORS ENCORE

Daily Discovery: Yndi – Amazona | A COLORS ENCORE

French-Brazilian singer/songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist Yndi​ recently paid another visit to COLORS Studios to present her new single ‘Amazona’ extracted from her upcoming debut album Noir Brésil   More info here: https://colorsxstudios.com/shows/yndi-amazona  
Daily Discovery: Habibi Funk // حبيبي فنك : Rogér Fakhr – Gone Away Again (Lebanon, late 1970s)

Daily Discovery: Habibi Funk // حبيبي فنك : Rogér Fakhr – Gone Away Again (Lebanon, late 1970s)

Berlin-based label Habibi Funk recently enriched its remarkable collection of Middle-Eastern and North African releases with Fine Anyway, a gem dedicated to influential Lebanese guitarist and singer/songwriter Rogér Fakhr.   You can find more info and the story behind the project following this link: https://habibifunkrecords.bandcamp.com/album/habibi-funk-016-fine-anyway-2