Rhythm and Roots

Psilosamples // Soldadinho do Araripe vs Periquito Cara-Suja

We are now over 50% of the way to our Kickstarter goal for the ‘A Guide to the Birdsong of South America‘ album! Already two artists (Lulacruza and Tremor) have been revealed alongside the birds and their inspiring songs… Read More

Autonomous Africa III

Autonomous Africa return for the third edition of the afro-grooving, beat crunching, border crossing music project curated by Glasgow’s legendary DJ and producer, JD Twitch. This series of small run, independently released 12″s and the accompanying fundraising nights are raising money… Read More

The National Fanfare of Kadebostany

Any album which opens with sheep samples, distorted wild singing, reedy oboes, tinny drums and a big phat bassline, has my attention from the beginning. What’s more, the idea behind The National Fanfare of Kadebostany is right up… Read More

Real Scenes: Berlin

After exploring the impact of the music scenes in Bristol and Detroit, Resident Advisor has made the logical next step and headed straight to Berlin. The mini-documentary traces the beginnings of Berlin’s alternative clubbing scene with the fall… Read More

XLR8R Podcast 200 – Richie Hawtin & Mala

I have featured a few mixes from the XLR8R podcast series in the past but to mark the 200th podcast the magazine has pulled out all the stops. Not content with offering an exclusive mix from one of… Read More