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Live isolation: when Tamikrest offers an extract from his album Tamotaït
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Live isolation: when Tamikrest offers an extract from his album Tamotaït

On PAM’s Facebook page, Tamikrest’s singer performs the song “Azawad”, taken from Tamotaït, the group’s new album. Three years after the release of Kidal, the Tuaregs of the group Tamikrest have just released Tamotaït. A […]

Ghanaian band Edikanfo’s unique album reissued for the first time on Glitterbeat Records
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Ghanaian band Edikanfo's unique album reissued for the first time on Glitterbeat Records

  Almost 40 years after its initial release, Glitterbeat reissued for the first time the debut album of the Ghanaian band Edikanfo. Originally released on the London-based label E.G. Records, The pace Setters is now seen as a classic. […]

The band TootArd is back again on Glitterbeat Records for new album Migrant Birds 
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The band TootArd is back again on Glitterbeat Records for new album Migrant Birds 

The album Migrants Birds by brothers Hasan and Rami Nakhleh will be released on Glitterbeat Records on May 29th. Hailing from the majestic village of Majdal Shams on the occupied Golan Heights and taking their […]

Glitterbeat Records to release field recording album of Ghanaian band fra fra
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Glitterbeat Records to release field recording album of Ghanaian band fra fra

  Glitterbeat has announced a new album in its Hidden Musics series from the trio fra fra from Tamale (Ghana) recorded live by producer and author Ian Brennan. The versatile record label Glitterbeat has gone out to meet fra fra, […]

Seb Rochfords forms new band Pulled by Magnets
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Seb Rochfords forms new band Pulled by Magnets

Acclaimed London-based sonic explorer Seb Rochford unleashes a startling new band and debut album. Rose Golden Doorways was recorded in the Old Church in Stoke Newington, London and features, in addition to Rochford, Polar Bear comrade […]

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Le Guess Who? Festival: the way forward
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Le Guess Who? Festival: the way forward

Both uncompromising and genre-defying, the highly influential Le Guess Who? festival celebrated its 13th edition between November 7th – 10th in Utrecht, Netherlands, under miraculous sunshine. We report from inside of the exemplary festival. Embrace […]

Aziza Brahim: “Those who seek war have never known it”
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Aziza Brahim: "Those who seek war have never known it"

With Sahari, a more electronic-music-oriented fifth album, the emblematic musician and activist of the Sahrawi culture sings the pain and hopes of the exiled. In Hassaniya or Spanish, Aziza Brahim’s vivacious poetry carries the voices […]

Bantou Mentale unveils trippy music video for ‘Château Rouge’
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Bantou Mentale unveils trippy music video for 'Château Rouge'

An experimental music video for Bantou Mentale debut album’s main single, “Château Rouge”. Afro-punk band Bantou Mentale composed of singer Apocalypse, drummer Cubain Kabeya, guitarist Chicco Katembo and producer Doctor L are paying tribute to the Parisian […]