After reading Lianne’s own description as “Nothing like Corinne Bailey Rae or Andreya Triana, but we all have similar hair”, I won’t dare make the musical comparison, tempting as it is…
Previously a young MC as Shawalin and now up-and-coming in the world of spoken word…
If you want to get your beats noticed, there aren’t many better people to turn to than Four Tet’s Keiran Hebden. And there are few better ways than to hand-deliver it to him after a set. That’s what Caleb Waterman did at London’s Plastic People and now he’s signed to Hebden’s label Text. Winter Turn Spring is a prime cut of 2-step, brought alive with some great vocal sampling and scratchy bass. Sit back and let it take you away.
Who better to christen Stamp.TV Interviews that Ned Younger of Monument Valley…
Here’s the first session we ever filmed, at London’s St. Giles in the Field Church…
Altanta-based songstress Staycen is a super-talented soul-queen with a platinum egde. Mystifyingly, she’s unsigned, yet pouring out vibes that’ll wash you straight back into the early noughties ‘golden-age’ of RnB. There’s not too much information on Staycen yet, so I have no interesting facts to offer, except that her EP is free to download at http://staycen.bandcamp.com/ and I haven’t been able to get the chorus of Feel ‘Ya out of my head for weeks. So listen below at your own peril, you have been warned!
Red Laser Records put an Italo spin on a rare boogie record from 1984.
Mark Seven puts his spin on an Italo number from the Feelings London resident.
Languorous soul on a pitched down shuffling garage beat.
The Polish duo bring their signature Balearic-tinged sound back to Phonica Records.
A 20 minute krautrock epic on Ransom Note cassette label offshoot Bytes.
There’s nothing more topical than the debt owed…
1969 psychedelic jazz, 1988 Guadeloupe zouk and contemplative new age pop.
An hour of raw soul from the American band, mixed by one of WorldWide FM’s family members.
A 1970 alternate cut of The Beach Boys, 1984 percussive Afrobeat and 1979 sunshine reggae.
A soundtrack to late nights/early mornings from the Leeds-based Rinse FM resident.
Japanese instrumental hip-hop, French bossa-jazz and a downtempo synthy house.
Gospel selections from the rare groove and soul aficionado.
Walking us through the stunning Indian Ocean island…
Hong Kong mix, plus interactive map and favourite spots around town.
Showcasing Bulgaria’s rich heritage and vibrant present from a DJ who counts Zip as a fan.