Win two tickets to Golden Down Festival 2012 featuring Four Tet, Lee Scratch Perry, Roots Manuva, Mount Kimbie, Submotion Orchestra, Lucy Rose and more. Prize worth over £200. Click for more details.
Although Henry Krinkle stands some 4,000 miles away from what is considered…
At just 21, Gabriel Benn (a.k.a Tuesday Born) and Ollie Williams (a.k.a Ollie Twist) are making some impressive African/Electronic fusion and self-releasing it off their own label, The People’s Ear. Although they’re based in London, much of the creative work goes on in Ghana where the inspiration for their music first came about.
Win 2 tickets to David Rodigan / Ms Dynamite / Mala / Iration Steppas / General Levy and more at Motion Bristol. Click for more details.
Golden Down is a three-day boutique festival launching this year with an absolutely stella line-up including Four Tet, Ghostpoet, Mount Kimbie, Lee Scratch Perry and Roots Manuva. Tickets just £90 + bf. See inside for more details.
Four Tet’s new track Ocarus was aired by Gilles Peterson on Saturday and today sees an official release from the man. It turns out Ocarus is the B-Side for Jupiters, which will be the 15th release on Hebden’s Text label…
Broken beats from the artist formally known as Born Cheating on Astral Black.
A spaced-out take from the Sound Signature boss on First Word Records.
Warm pads and downtempo breaks on the Polish producer’s debut LP for Shall Not Fade.
New York jazz-funk, smooth Rio bossa nova and Belfast boogie.
Dollar bin b-sides treading a fine line between g-funk swagger and molten cheese.
A V Day mix of silky smooth boogie, soul and synth-pop from the Customs member.
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.