Rhythm and Roots

Sunday Mashup – Auntie Flo vs Los Mirlos

Auntie Flo, otherwise known as Glaswegian Brian D’Souza, has been making waves over the past year or so with his take on tropical/afro-house and DJ sets at the Highlife club night. His previous tunes ‘Goa’ & ‘Highlife’ were… Read More

Sunday Mashup – Roots Manuva vs Daleduro

I wasn’t able to get round to uploading a mashup last weekend due to unforseen circumstances. Things are back to normal this week and we present a mashup of Daleduro’s subby version of the classic cumbia argentina, ‘Bombon… Read More

The Sunday Mashup – Maluca meets Egyptian Riddim

A wee sunday morning mashup made on holiday in Barcelona. Bringing together the tropical punk of Maluca’sEl Tigerasomeets the Egyptian riddim with a bit of tweeking and reworking. Gràcies! http://official.fm/tracks/293228?size=small Share this

Sunday Mashup – Bonnz vs Flor Sinqueña

Bonnz, the drummer from Mexican alternative band Hello Seahorse, released an instrumental track ‘Tengo Barba’ a few days back via Soundcloud. He offered it up as an instrumental for MCs to rhyme over and I thought I would put… Read More

The Sunday Mashup – Kinski meets TTC

We venture into European hip-hop territory this week with Danish rap trio Kinski’s ‘F++l Det Pis’ (if anyone knows how this translates or indeed any of the lyrics, it would be fantastic hear what they are talking about!)… Read More

Sunday Mashup #3 – Ossie meets Khalifa Ould Eide & Dimi Mint Abba via Atropolis

Today’s mashup is a rather wordy, worldly affair. UK house producer Ossie‘s lovely warm production ‘Alien’ meets New York based Atropolis‘ bass edit of Mauritanian musicians Khalifa Ould Eide & Dimi Mint Abba’s Art’s Plume! Once more it… Read More

Sunday Mashup #2 – Banana Clipz meets EMVEE

It is another sunny Sunday and time for another mashup! This time we have gone all funky, bringing the tropical flavours of Banana Clipz’s (Oro 11 & Chief Boima, this time featuring Los Rakas) Afro-Latino (Bersa Discos/Ghetto Bassquake)to UK… Read More