Tag Archives: hip hop

Mukambo Mixtape: Chico Science Vive – Viva o Manguebeat

Mukambo Mixtape: Chico Science Vive – Viva o Manguebeat

Tribute to Chico Science, the Brazilian Fela Kuti, godfather of manguebeat. His crossover of Pernambucan traditions like maracatu, coco, ciranda & embolada with ’90s culture (hip-hop, rock) gave birth to a whole new style and movement called manguebeat, the beat of the mangrove. With his tragic death in 1997, the...
Playlist – Mohammed Yahya x Sounds of the World (July 2021)

Playlist – Mohammed Yahya x Sounds of the World (July 2021)

After introducing Don Jaga and his Afro-Luso urban sound, it’s time to do the same with the main act of our upcoming Sounds of the World gig at the Garrison Church, happening on Sunday 18th of July organised in partnership with Tramshed. As well as being a good old friend of...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #502 – Confusing Musical Universes

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #502 – Confusing Musical Universes

On their debut album “Round”, Rumble interweaves samples from all walks of life and from all eras. Confusing musical universes, traveling from old school hiphop to digital boom bap, combining trip hop with bass music & dancehall. The French hiphoppers’ debut is album of the week on Radio Mukambo, out...
Playlist: Don Jaga (July 2021)

Playlist: Don Jaga (July 2021)

Less than a week to go to our next appointment with Sounds of the World, the music series, part of the Greenwich Family Arts Festival calendar, that Rhythm Passport is curating in partnership with Tramshed. On Sunday 18th of July, at the Garrison Church in Woolwich, we will present an evening of global...
Visions of Sound (June 2021)

Visions of Sound (June 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: Degiheugi – Favelas feat Zackarose (Official Video)

Daily Discovery: Degiheugi – Favelas feat Zackarose (Official Video)

‘Favelas’ is the bran-new video by Polynesian French sound collector and explored Degiheugi.   The single, which features Lyon-based musician Zackarose, is extracted from Degiheugi’s latest album Foreglow, in which he travels the music world far and wide from Brazilian samba to French chanson and afrobeat to instrumental hip-hop.  ...
Daily Discovery: Canto a Bachué – Amaru Tribe

Daily Discovery: Canto a Bachué – Amaru Tribe

Amaru Tribe are a folktronica duo based in Melbourne formed by Australian-Colombian musicians Oscar Jimenez and Katherine Gailer. ‘Canto A Bachué’, their latest single, brings forward their very own ‘Oceanic cumbia’ creating a musical bridge between the Latin American and Australian cultural roots of the artists. The song is enriched...