Sunday, April 28, 2019


Pioneering, exploratory, conscious, leftfield, new and old school tracks straight outta Abidjan, Bamako, Cairo, Dakar, Fès, and beyond.

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019


An island of infidels, a city so bad the world tore it in two, a reviled industry, an iconoclastic label, the country leading the rest of us in violent crimes, and the borough with the meanest streets.

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Sunday, April 14, 2019

SXSE | 21st Century Sounds from South and Southeast Asia

Psychedelic bedroom recordings, dark ambient electronic, experimental conscious hip hop, riot grrrl lo-fi noise, and other 21st Century sounds from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam

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Saturday, April 6, 2019

Zambia | Zanzibar | Zimbabwe

Three thrill-packed hours of field recordings, fuzzed-out garage & psychedelic rock, mbira, taraab, and more

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Golden Era: Australia

Aboriginal hip hop, Aussie postpunk, Avalanches rarities & remixes, indigenous country & blues, and electronica, experimental, prog, psych, and fuzz from down under.

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