Tag Archives: Afro-electro

Daily Discovery: AMAMI – Soleil (BJR066)

Daily Discovery: AMAMI – Soleil (BJR066)

Amami are a Geneva-based trio formed by Raphaël Anker, Gabriel Ghebrezghi and Inès Mouzoune. The band is ready to release Soleil, its second album, out on Swiss label Les Disques Bongo Joe in late August: https://amami.bandcamp.com/album/soleil The first single extracted from the album is its track, which can be described as “gothic-tropic, as it embraces the...
Podcast: Out Of Africa (April 2021)

Podcast: Out Of Africa (April 2021)

This show is a trip through world music and global beats searching for the Oneness in humanity, regardless of all geographical, political, economic and all kinds of divisions, and identifications we might all have, in these times of uncertainties we search for Unity.   The unity that music brings to...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #490 – Transformation & Cure

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #490 – Transformation & Cure

Pancada Motor: Transformação e Cura is the 7th album by DJ Tudo e Sua Gente de Todo Lugar from São Paulo (Brazil), a breed of Brazilian field recordings made between 2007 and 2019 and recordings with traditional and modern musicians during trips around the world. Calling for “Transformation and Cure”: the...
Daily Discovery: Montparnasse Musique – Panter (Official Video)

Daily Discovery: Montparnasse Musique – Panter (Official Video)

Afro-electro duo Montparnasse Musique, formed by Algerian producer Nadjib Ben Bella (Les Amazones d’Afrique) and South African DJ Aero Manyelo, just released their debut single ‘Panter’.   The track, which also features Kinshasa-based collective Kasai Allstars, is out now on Real World X, an imprint of Real World Records and you...
Podcast: Rhythm Passport On Air w/ Onipa (March 2020)

Podcast: Rhythm Passport On Air w/ Onipa (March 2020)

The March episode of Rhythm Passport On Air presents you with one of the freshest names on the global beats scene. A band that is becoming ubiquitous in these times of online gigs, with new (digital) performances and participations springing up like mushrooms on a daily basis. We are talking...
Your Ticket to… 2020 (in 20+1 Albums)

Your Ticket to… 2020 (in 20+1 Albums)

Hard to believe that such a dire and dramatic year could inspire such an abundance of remarkable albums. Or maybe, on the contrary, the multitude of emotions sparked by the pandemic and our new life’s circumstances might have been the main reasons why musicians were able to write, record and...
Interview: Q&A w/ Dandana – Free the Music! (September 2020)

Interview: Q&A w/ Dandana – Free the Music! (September 2020)

The fact that music keeps on gifting us new and surprising releases is one of the few positive notes of this mad 2020. One of the most exciting comes from the Netherlands. Roughly 50 miles from Amsterdam, in The Hague, a six-piece band formed in 2015 is giving new meanings...