Day 26 of our 2018 charity Advent Calendar, in aid of Julie’s Bicycle. Listen to all this year’s donations.
Strictly speaking an Advent Calendar only goes up to 24. But with a surplus of donations this year we’ve created the musical version of a turkey and stuffing sandwich, with a Boxing Day bundle of extras, so nothing goes to waste. New music from RAMZi + Francis Latreille, Horatio Luna, Ziggy Zeitgeist, Maxwell Owin, Mo Rayon, Manuel Darquart and an as-yet-offline track from Flammer Dance Band’s recent album that’s
Flammer Dance Band – Din Ting
An original Afrobeat composition with an oddball Oslo touch, taken from Flammer Dance Band’s debut album Flammer.
Horatio Luna feat. JK – Step In
Broken DnB drums meets jazz from the 30/70 bass player and Melbourne producer.
Jumanjí (RAMZi + Priori) – Bibu (Blue Mix)
Etheareal, trance-indebted techno from @ramzihouti and @priori-ties, half of Jump Source with Project Pablo and Naff Recordings co-captain. Together as Jumanjí, they have an album coming out in 2019 on FATi records.
Manuel Darquart – Coasting
Psychedelic electro-boogie from the Childsplay producer, right out the Les Sins handbook.
Maxwell Owin – Carcassonne
A clip-clopping beat from SE London producer and Joe Armon-Jones collaborator.
Mo Rayon – Zambia
Percussive ambient house from the Raw Tapes member.
Pedro – I Say It Straight
Slo-mo, Sound Signature-indebted house, with stumbling keys and lazy drums from Lisbon producer.
Z.Z + Olive Tree- Outa Mind
A vapour-soul collaboration between 30/70 drummer and Zeitgeist Freedom Energy Exchange leader Ziggy Zeitgeist and pianist, vocalist and composer Olive Tree.
Our 2018 Advent Calendar is in aid of Julie’s Bicycle, a non-profit that supports the creative industry to take action on climate change. All money raised through Bandcamp sales goes directly to Green Riders, a new campaign that will help will create more sustainable collective practices in the music industry. If you’re a DJ, artist, venue, promoter or just curious, join the Green Riders campaign here.
More info about Green Riders
The Green Riders campaign will provide tools, resources, and a community for artists and their teams to exchange advice, ideas and experiences, working alongside venues, festivals, labels and promoters to take action on climate change. It will launch in full in 2019, Sign-up on the website to join the campaign and get more information from Julie’s Bicycle.
More info about Julie’s Bicycle
Julie’s Bicycle is a London-based not for profit that supports the global creative community to take action on climate change and the environment. We believe that the creative community is uniquely placed to drive positive change that can transform our world. Founded in 2007 from within the UK music industry, Julie’s Bicycle has established itself as an internationally trusted source of guidance supporting creative businesses to embed environmental sustainability into their work.
Artwork throughout the series is made by Emily Evans.