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Fat Planet – Cacoy (Japan)

Originally posted on Fat Planet mp3: CACOY yoko majikick ono this sunday (21st may), it’s a japanese special on the fat planet radio show. to co-incide with the program, i’m flushing out some new japanese music from my bookmark collection,

GHISLAIN POIRER [CANADA]

mp3: GHISLAIN POIRER pampa pimp before we dive headlong into a couple of weeks of japanese releases, some quick overdue props to ghislain poirer, whose new e.p. ‘rebondir’ dropped a few weeks back. i’ve sung ghis’ praises many times over

In The Mix Interview for Dust Tones

this saturday (13th) i’m playing a dj set at the monthly club ‘dust tones‘ at the clare hotel, broadway, sydney. expect the usual mix of electronic, hip hop, dancehall, crunk, baile funk, ragga, bollywood, baltimore, breakcore and other global beats.

TIGARAH [JAPAN]

mp3: tigarah ‘ girl fight’ mp3: the tape vs rqm feat tigarah ‘fake out’ lazy comparisons always make me feel cheap, but in the current climate of cultural redux, they can obviously provide a short cut to discovering new music

MODULAR MONTHLY THIS SATURDAY

This Saturday (29th April), I’ll be playing a DJ set at the April edition of the MODULAR MONTHLY PARTIES. After playing host to ANNIE and HEADMAN, this month sees SIMIAN MOBILE DISCO headlining with dj and live sets from a

WIN LADY SOVEREIGN VINYL

mp3: LADY SOVEREIGN hoodie (mizz beats remix feat baby blue, ears, jme, jammer & skepta) two posts from the one lady in one month, overkill – right? good excuse this time around. not only do you get a banging remix

Boards Of Canada (Scotland) – ‘Dayvan Cowboy’

as one of my home country’s quality musical exports, i have a soft spot for boards of canada – in spite of the constant deafening roar of the grudge match between the devotees and the naysayers, whose numbers seem evenly

KITTY-YO [GERMANY]

mp3: JAHCOOZI jah c/dc mp3: GOLD CHAINS & SUE CIE crowd control (phon.o remix) mp3: RICHARD DAVIS common sense (yr flicking eyelids remix by ed laliq) mp3: CODEC & FLEXOR do what you want more from germany? yes, sir. berin’s

ELLEN ALLIEN & APPARAT [GERMANY]

mp3: ELLEN ALLIEN & APPARAT do not break she’s one of the most innovative german electronic artists around, and he’s – well – one of the most innovative german electronic artists around. unite these two elements and you’re bound to

BONDE DO ROLE [BRAZIL]

mp3 BONDE DO ROLE melo do tabaco (a-trak remix) there’s three good reasons to get excited about brazil’s bonde do role – aka “the rollercoaster band”. (1) they’re the first artists signed to diplo‘s new label mad decent, (2) it’s

RDB [ENGLAND]

mp3: RDB feat ELEPHANT MAN ishq naag (love bites) mp3: RDB feat ELEPHANT MAN ishq naag (love bites) (reggaeton remix) mp3: 4-IZE & RDB under attack mp3: RDB & DEEMI deemi! rdb, or rhythm dohl bass, are one of the

SINPARE [KENYA]

mp3: SINPARE jina langu mp3: SINPARE ole wenu sinpare are a duo from nairobi in kenya, and represent another notch in the bedpost for the growing appreciation of african hiphop outside of its homeland. peats (peter mwangi muthigani) and onepare

FILASTINE [U.S.]

mp3 FILASTINE judas goat (terror mix) mp3 FILASTINE figuig regular readers will know i’m a fan of dj rupture (aka jace clayton) – undoubtedly at the forefront of marrying global sounds with radical contemporary production. think ‘afro house’ and then

ZUCCHINI DRIVE [SWEDEN/BELGIUM]

mp3: ZUCCHINI DRIVE sombre city (feat. markus archer) mp3: CAVEMEN SPEAK sundays and why i hate them mp3: CAVEMEN SPEAK save the day mp3: GUNPORN it’s funny because it’s true now and again a project comes along that has obsessive

LADY SOVEREIGN [U.K.]

mp3: LADY SOVEREIGN chi-ching (xxxchange remix) sov has been dodging definition for the last 12 months, flying out of the uk garage scene and now dropping tunes that blend her original grime style with pop, hip hop and punk. she’s

THE KNIFE [SWEDEN]

mov: THE KNIFE silent shout thanks to pink robot sushi (via guava maffiosa), here’s the knife‘s latest absurdist video clip, based on a charles burns graphic novel called ‘black hole’. i love burns’ work – always bordering on the wrong

AFRICAN DOPE [SOUTH AFRICA]

mp3: MARKUS WORMSTORM hookers mp3: SIBOT famon nigiri mp3: KALAHARI SURFERS versatile flying objects mp3: THE CONSTRUCTUS CORPORATION the competition some long overdue props for the south african label african dope, home to a huge stack of beats, breaks and

AFTERPARTY, FRIDAY 3RD MARCH

FBi‘s new club night kicks off next friday (3rd). i’ll no doubt be dropping some baile funk, baltimore, eurocrunk – all that hip shit the kids love. see you under the table.

EMILIANA TORRINI [ICELAND]

mp3: EMILIANA TORRINI ‘sunny road (planet claire session)’ mp3: EMILIANA TORRINI ‘heartstopper (planet claire session)’ emiliana torrini must be smiling a huge icelandic smile right now. following a six-year gap after the album ‘love in the time of the science’,

DJ C [U.S.]

mp3: DJ C ‘who wah seek yo’ it’s always a sunny day when dj c rolls out another release on the outstanding mashit label. you are of course encouraged to seek out the vinyl 12s, but all the tunes you’ll

XINLISUPREME [JAPAN]

mp3: XINLISUPREME ‘murder license’ mp3: XINLISUPREME ‘zouave’s blue’ mp3: XINLISUPREME ‘new christ [ut mix]’ somewhere in here, the interplanetary psychadelic ramblings of the boredoms meet the bruised distortion of atari teenage riot, jamming all over a big bag of surf-tunes.