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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...
Safe & Sounds: Safe & Sounds #106 – Jaire

Safe & Sounds: Safe & Sounds #106 – Jaire

This Corona stuff really sucks ey! Since we might all be bound by borders for a while, we’d like to come together and share some happiness in the shape of a playlist or mix! In the next days and weeks, check out Safe & Sounds, where we will figuratively introduce you...
Podcast: Rebel Up’s Nightshop #83

Podcast: Rebel Up’s Nightshop #83

Nightshop show for April ’21 for Radio Campus Bxl & Rhythm Passport with 3 hours of new global sounds. 3 songs of the day; semba by Joãozinho Morgado (Turma da Bênção), Persian hip-hop jazz by Roforofo Jazz and Colombian tropical artists Abelardo Carbono & Meridian Brothers. Our albums of the...
Interview: Q&A w/ Guedra Guedra – A Contemporary African Reader

Interview: Q&A w/ Guedra Guedra – A Contemporary African Reader

On the 12th of March, On the Corner Records released an album which has already “booked” its place in our ‘end of the year’ list. Vexillology, by Moroccan musician, producer, sound archiver, field recording and sound artist Guedra Guedra, goes far beyond the phonographic boundaries. The debut LP of the...
Visions of Sound (February 2021)

Visions of Sound (February 2021)

Every month, we bring you a collection of the best world music-related videos. That’s our way to give value to too often overlooked, rich and diverse artistic expressions. Listen with your eyes! Watch the full playlist:
Daily Discovery: Atine – Ey Tir

Daily Discovery: Atine – Ey Tir

Enjoy ‘Ey Tir (Les coeurs sont ta cible)’, the new video by Paris-based ensemble Atine.   The group is formed by five Iranian musicians, currently living in France, who are re-arranging traditional Persian music employing Arabic, flamenco, jazz and baroque influences. Back in November, they released their debut album Parisienne...