Coasting through politically-charged Motown soul and 1980s disco from Istanbul.
Astute rhymes and jazzy boom-bap from some rising UK talent.
Nigerian-British afrobeat ambassador brings dazzling colours off his forthcoming album.
Cousin of Omar S, Big Strick stays true to the family sound
Vinyl fair, ‘Caught in the Middle of a Three Way Mix’, Stones Throw film screening + more.
Nigerian legend collaborates with UK’s psychedelic-jazz group for this hypnotic afrobeat number.
Dubwise polyrhythms on Moonshoe’s V/A in aid of Australian Bushfire relief.
A Chinese synth-driven edit of Mory Kanté’s ‘Yé ké yé ké’ on Fauve Records.
Eerie French spoken word and bass guitar licks shine on Edit Service’s next Special Delivery.
The Venezuelan DJ and Apersonal producer pays homage to his Spanish roots with a mix of Balearic, synth-pop, boogie and house.
An original unreleased material mix of ambient and experimental pop from the Melbourne singer/songwriter.
1980 Philly boogie, 2008 Sun Ra-indebted L.A. hip-hop and 2007 Detroit house, infused with classic era soul.
Katia Mullova assesses the wider implications of this annual focus on data sharing.
A behind the scenes look at Berlin’s unassuming open air party spot.
An in-depth discussion with Emma-Jean Thackray, Joe Armon-Jones and Nik Colk Void from Factory Floor.