Rhythm and Roots

VA – For Whom the Cowbell Tolls (Electric Cowbell)

The latest digital compilation from Electric Cowbell, Brooklyn’s finest purveyors of 45RPM vinyl goodness, has to get the prize for the best album title of the month. A celebration of the humble cowbell, the album brings together Electric… Read More

Soundway’s Musical Map of Colombia

Posts have been a little sporadic over the past few weeks as I have just moved to Amsterdam and have been adjusting to a new life! What better way to come back with some Colombian musical indulgence courtesy… Read More

DRC Music – Kinshasa One Two

Back in July a group of producers brought together by Damon Albarn set out for the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Kinshasa, with the aim of producing an album in collaboration with local Conoglese musicians. They… Read More