Global Roots leader Thris Tian charts the history of a Chicago institution.
Picks include Fingers Inc, Ramsey Lewis, Ten City, Common and Chicago.
The Astral Black boss picks Rose Royce, The Jones Girls and Lamont Dozier.
Kuduro to crate-diggers, afro-house to migrant sounds.
“I love to drop it in a club and watch everyone stop and have a think”
Some visual inspirations from the Toronto label and record shop.
Nina Simone, Sarah Vaughan, Nubya Garcia, Emma-Jean Thackaray and Charlotte Dos Santos feature.
Latin American electronic music inspired by ancient music traditions.
Frankie Knuckles, Boyd Jarvis, the Burrell brothers and Victor Simonelli all feature.
Zapp, 2Pac, Snoop Dogg, The Nonse, DJ Quik, Madvillain and PBW all feature.