Tag: asia

M.I.A. (Sri Lanka) – ‘Bird Flu (The Source)’

New post on M.I.A.’s YouTube channel – original recording of the Bird Flu chants: Via Asian Network Music.

Mochipet (Taiwan) – ‘Get Your Whistle Wet’

Taiwan’s David Wang (last featured on Fat Planet back in 2006) has steadily and quietly amassed a bewildering repertoire of breakcore, glitch and semi-spontaneous noise under the Mochipet alias; the calibre of which has attracted a long queue of collabs

Nova (Indonesia) + Potato Master (Japan) – Uber System Remixed!

This Saturday, Uber Lingua returns to Sydney with Uber System Remixed: six live acts, seven DJs, an all-night “post-world” dancehall party. Representing live will be Rauberhole (Germany), Nova (Indonesia), Pochoman (Cuba), Potato Master (Japan), Gypsy Dub Sound System (Australia) and

Schizbreak (China) – ‘Not Fair’

mp3: SCHIZBREAK not fair continuing our irregular series of arists from china >> one part musician, one part design force, schizbreak hails from hong kong and crafts lo-fi guitar / electro pop tales of heartbreak and desire, landing in territory

Tang Ren Ti (China) – ‘Zi Nue’

mp3: TANG REN TI zi nue (self-abuse) mp3: TANG REN TI shanliang de xin (good heart) after a long period of hesitation, i finally took the plunge last weekend and once more attempted to delve deep into china’s alternative music


z-share: man recordings megamix by dj beware hong-kong born dj beware has whipped up a piping hot megamix of man recordings’ latest output – 12 tracks in 15 minutes, featuring both classic masters and the new kids on the baile


mp3: COMANECHI death of you mp3: COMANECHI death of you (gentleman drivers remix) last year merok gave us klaxons and crystal castles, and in doing so, tipped the earth on its axis for quite a few hundred dancing converse around


mp3: ORESKABAND 20 tips it’s hard to look past a six-piece, teenage ska band, especially when they hail from osaka and are fresh out of high school. honestly, when i read about oreskaband a couple of months ago, my typing

Can, Airborn Audio, Ming, Boom Bip, Tiefschwarz, Coppe, Autechre

for today’s mp3 smorgasbord, i’m rounding up some of the links that have been sitting brooding, quietly at the back, and have yet to make it onto the blog. before that though, a heads up to irmin schmidt from can (pictured top left) who

Hexes & Ohs, Styrofoam, Maher Shalal Hash Baz, Balun, White Hole, The MFA

here we are again, another week in international music-land. playlist for yesterday’s radio show can be found right here and what follows is a slew of likely contenders who muddled their way on-air during our 120 minute round-the-world excursion >> HEXES AND

Sex In Dallas, Phonique, Apparat, Electric Eel Shock

after a little break in proceedings, the blog is back on the regular mp3 hunt. this week – a trio with a german electronic flavour, rounded off with great rock n roll, japanese style. all of these artists appeared on

Gutevolk, Sigmatropic, Nitin Sawney

GUTEVOLK [JAPAN] (pictured) sora mp3 a beautfiul piece of scattered alt.folk-pop from japan, seemingly borrowing rythyms from jazz / electronica (in places reminiscent of norway’s jaga jazzist) but all played ‘organically’. gutevolk is a solo project from vocalist hirono nishiyama, one time collaborator with famed

Slowly Minute, Eedl, Gotan Project

SLOWLY MINUTE [JAPAN] a constellation and shooting stars mp3 produced by japanese electronic artist nobukazu takemura, slowly minute might seem like it drifts into territory once occupied by air and their ilk. thankfully, there’s no “lounge beats” here, this is much more wayward + haphazard and all