Tag Archives: Glitterbeat

Podcast: Rebel Up’s Nightshop #79

Podcast: Rebel Up’s Nightshop #79

December show to close a tough year that 2020 was, with three hours of new global sounds. Four songs of the day from jazz to Turkish rock, psychedelic cumbia and downtempo. Our albums of the month start with Brussels vocal folk trio Las Lloronas (Muziekpublique) followed by high atlas Amazigh...
Podcast: Rhythm Passport On Air w/ Lucidvox (December 2020)

Podcast: Rhythm Passport On Air w/ Lucidvox (December 2020)

It’s not often that we have the opportunity to musically travel to Russia, so we are pretty excited to bring you the new episode of Rhythm Passport On Air dedicated to one of the most exciting names coming from the Moscow indie music scene, Lucidvox. The all-female quartet is redefining...
Podcast: Rebel Up’s Nightshop #77

Podcast: Rebel Up’s Nightshop #77

Oh October, three hours of Nightshop global sounds with nine albums of the month. Starting with three songs of the day by Ghorwane (Mozambique), Raul Monsalve y los Forajidos (Venezuela) and Vidock (France). Our albums of the month start with traditional spiritual gnawa music by Maalem Mahmoud Gania (Hive Mind...
Playlist: Radio Krimi’s Labels of 2019

Playlist: Radio Krimi’s Labels of 2019

This is going to be our last roundup of the year, we promise. Actually, it’s not even ours, but compiled by our friends at Radio Krimi. Next to their Catch of the Year, the Chamonix-based online radio, record label, DJs collective and global beats lovers also put together a list...
Mixes: Groovalizacion Radio Albums (November 2017)

Mixes: Groovalizacion Radio Albums (November 2017)

We’re more than thrilled to host our Groovalizacion Radio friends and their monthly album mixes.  “Every month, Groovalizacion Radio selects the 10 best albums in the field of innovative, cutting-edge World Music 2.0 – One ‘special recommendation’ plus nine albums in no particular order. Discover this months’ selection in this handy mixtape. Find the full...
Interview: Tamikrest (May 2017)

Interview: Tamikrest (May 2017)

Tamikrest always play pretty cool, eclectic music, with intricate layers of artistry. They blend rock and native music, native that is to West Africa. Their most recent album Kidal (released in March by Glitterbeat) is as cool as their music has ever been: a unique blend of poetry and instrumentals rocking out...
Interview: Sergio Mendoza – Orkesta Mendoza (March 2017)

Interview: Sergio Mendoza – Orkesta Mendoza (March 2017)

In a month’s time, on the 21st of April, London will be blown away by the sound of Orkesta Mendoza. Rich Mix and La Linea 2017 will be hosting the first date of the band’s UK tour and its energetic vibes built on a Pan-American repertoire that welcomes Latin American styles and...
Interview: Murat Ertel – Baba Zula (January 2017)

Interview: Murat Ertel – Baba Zula (January 2017)

If there’s a genre-defying band par excellence, it has to be Baba Zula. Throughout its 20-year story, celebrated this year with XX (double-CD released by Glitterbeat that we recently reviewed), the Istanbul-based project has introduced its audience to an entirely new perspective of Turkish music. Today, its hypnotic blend of traditional,...