‘Motivate’ is the latest Afro House anthem from the South London groove maker, where he flexes his ability to craft immersive polyrhythms that are undeniably danceable. Timbale, whistles and the sounds of the Surdo drum bring off-beat rhythmic injections in a bold carnival influence from Latin America and Asiamah’s love of all things carnival.
For Hooversound’s ninth release, SHERELLE and NAINA welcome San Francisco-based DJ and producer Chrissy to the family for the label’s debut album release. ‘Physical Release’ blends elements of ravey techno, house, and jungle that have run through his previous work. The final result is an exploration of what our scene’s physical spaces mean and how they feed into themes of politics, family and joy.
Taken from her debut album, ‘Black Acid Soul’, Lady Blackbird’s ‘It’ll Never Happen Again’ brings even more of her elegant and soulful musical magic. Her sultry vocals have brought her into the limelight within the jazz and music world generally.
A good marriage of song and dance
Ke Tla Nyala, is a Sotho Term, meaning "I will Marry" This song take place in a story of a Man feeling blessed of having such a beautiful lady, and making plans for Marrying her.
A blending of divergent technology-driven sound and tradition
Dave O Rama gets all three members of the Canadian electro-indigenous group Silla & Rise on the phone from Ottawa where the band is nominated this week for Indigenous Music Album of the Year.
A unified vibe for a post-pandemic dance floor
Dimension 170 is the new album by producer Mike Paprocki. After voyaging into psychedelic afrobeat territory with live drums, live bass, and live analogue synth on last years release of The Spiral Out Sessions, the new album swings in a different direction.