Tag Archives: Cumbancha

Daily Discovery: Kimi Djabaté – Yensoro

Daily Discovery: Kimi Djabaté – Yensoro

Kimi Djabaté is a Lisbon-based multi-talented singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist coming from a Griot lineage. He was indeed raised in a griot family in Tabato, Guinea-Bissau, where he cultivated his musicianship and has gained recognition for his exceptional skills in guitar, percussion, and balafón. Djabaté’s latest album, Dindin (which means “children” in...
Podcast: Rebel Up Nightshop #99

Podcast: Rebel Up Nightshop #99

Nightshop show #99 October via Radio Campus Bxl with +3 hours of new global sounds, also broadcasted via Rhythm Passport & Groovalizacion Radio. Our songs of the day are by Ustad Noor Bakhsh (Pakistan), Grupo Pilon (Cabo Verde/Luxemburg) and Mat El Said (France). Our albums of the month begin with...
Daily Discovery: Kolonien – Till Skogen (Official Music Video)

Daily Discovery: Kolonien – Till Skogen (Official Music Video)

Swedish contemporary folk band Kolonien just released a video for “Till Skogen”, the title track of their upcoming album to be released by Cumbancha on April 22, which reflects on global warming and the human-induced climate change. As Mischa Grind, the percussionist of the band, explained, “The song came about during the...
Podcast: Rhythm Passport Presents… #2 (December 2021)

Podcast: Rhythm Passport Presents… #2 (December 2021)

Rhythm Passport holders, welcome to a new round-the-world journey to discover some of the freshest tunes coming from the four corners of the world… In the second episode of Rhythm Passport Present, in collaboration with Thamesmead-based radio RTM.FM, we set things in motion in Japan and in around two hours’ time...
Daily Discovery: Dobet Gnahoré – "Lève-toi" (Official Music Video)

Daily Discovery: Dobet Gnahoré – "Lève-toi" (Official Music Video)

“Lève-toi” is the first of five singles anticipating Ivorian singer/songwriter Dobet Gnahoré‘s upcoming album, Couleur, scheduled for worldwide release on June 4 via Cumbancha   “The album marks an energetic homecoming and exciting new artistic direction for this dynamic diva from Côte d’Ivoire… Filled with positive messages, calls for female...
Playlist: Bandcamp You Friday (March 2021)

Playlist: Bandcamp You Friday (March 2021)

Are you ready for a new Bandcamp Friday?  A new appointment with the monthly initiative has just begun and just like every first Friday of the month, also today Bandcamp is lifting its fees giving the opportunity to music creators and labels to earn all the profits from sales.  So,...