Tag Archives: Radio Mukambo

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #533 – Top 22 of 2022

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #533 – Top 22 of 2022

Here are Radio Mukambo‘s top 22 albums of 2022: ethiogrooves, Afro-Caribbean beats, creole sounds, Mali rock & global bass bring you to Afro-Brazilian beats, afrobeat and reggae/hip-hop in the top 3. Close your eyes and let this music journey bring you to the sounds of Caribbean beaches, African metropoles, Brazilian...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #531 – Seven Wisdoms Of Groove

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #531 – Seven Wisdoms Of Groove

This week Radio Mukambo brings you two albums that came out before the summer but that somehow haven’t made it to the “album of the week”. So here they are: Seven Wisdoms Of Plutonia by Alpacas Collective, Afro-groovers from Leuven, Belgium, and La Ñapa by The Bongo Hop, Afro-Caribbean collective from Lyon,...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #530 – Neon Buddha

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #530 – Neon Buddha

This week Radio Mukambo takes you to Melbourne, Australia, for a delicious dose of ethiogrooves meets afrobeat. On Good Evening Black Buddha, Black Jesus eXperience fuses the heritage of Mulatu Astatke and Fela Kuti with hiphop and contemporary multiculturalism around Ethiopian/Australian singer Enushu Taye and MC Mista Monk. We also...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #529 – Hip-Hop-driven Mauritian Creole

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #529 – Hip-Hop-driven Mauritian Creole

Get drawn into a hiphop-driven combination of jazz and soul with powerful line punches in LIONꓘKLASH‘s native tongue, Mauritian Creole. Add ragga and reggae to the mix and you’ve got a powerful mash-up of contemporary Mauritian music. “Sanzman D’Akor”, album of the week on Radio Mukambo, is out on Babani...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #528 – Groove Dipping

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #528 – Groove Dipping

On the isle of Crete, the ancient practice of dipping your bread in different sauces and dips is called “papara”. True to its music-as-sauce philosophy, Brussels-based groove formation M.CHUZI invites you to dip your ears into the sonic sauces that are on offer in the versatile menu of their debut,...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #527 – The Fa Oracle of Groove

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #527 – The Fa Oracle of Groove

To many of the indigenous peoples of West-Africa, the fa represents the soul of their culture. On Fa, their first full-lenght album, Togo All Stars bring you the best of Western Africa’s past and present, from vaudou to afrobeat, highlife and funk. Our album of the week on Radio Mukambo....
Mix: Radio Mukambo #526 – Groove in Confusion

Mix: Radio Mukambo #526 – Groove in Confusion

Radio Mukambo takes us to the beat of hiphop music but also quite some reggae beats with L’Entourloop. The French duo of beatmakers’ new album La Clarté Dans La Confusion is our album of the week. They will have an exclusive show in Brussels on 15/10 at La Madeleine with N’Zeng,...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #522 – Meus Brasis

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #522 – Meus Brasis

“Meus Brasis”, my Brasils, not one sound but various sounds, not the typical samba, forró or sambareggae you’re used to, but the sounds of the northeast and the north, and the digital productions of the 21st century. It almost all comes from two albums by two of the greatest ambassadors...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #521 – The Fifth Heaven

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #521 – The Fifth Heaven

The fifth volume of the Global Riddims compilation on NYP Records is just delicious. Fresh tunes from Africa, the Caribbean, Latin America, the Arab world and everything in between, by one of the curators on Groovalizacion Radio. Radio Mukambo also pays tribute to the great Orlando Julius, Nigerian highlife and afrobeat...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #519 – Metropolitan Maloya

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #519 – Metropolitan Maloya

Ti’Kaniki pursues its passion for maloya and its various evolutions on Douz, album of the week on Radio Mukambo. United by their common passion for maloya, the collective brings together musicians from Reunion Island and metropolitan France with diverse origins. This French Maloya fusion is only the start of one...