Peter Gabriel’s Real World Records turns 25 with a 48-track compilation
Egyptian-born producer twisting Arabic soundscapes with spaced-out dancefloor rhythms.
New dubstep-inspired hypnotic chant by the esoteric producer Nomine.
Twitch remixes the Mali’s most famous musical duo for his Autonomous Africa label
Shake a leg and those tidy hips to our favourite from a Shangaan electro compilation
Hooking up with the Globalgroovers.com, a home-made blog with a treasure trove of incredibly rare African records.
The Erykah badu of Cameroon’s flourishing soul scene
A mesmerising combination of Ethiopian folk and UK garage, fresh out of Addis Ababa
Jumping from Brazil to Atlanta by way of Sweden and Canada.
Esa picks out some sun-drenched tracks ahead of his set this Sunday at our free outdoor day party in South London.