AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

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Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011

Global Genre Accumulation

Around the start of Occupy Wall Street, an international DJ called Samim tweeted, “Did you know that the richest 1% of DJ´s control over 80% of the industry´s wealth and over 70% the media coverage?#occupyDJs”. Perhaps it was meant as an off-hand joke, but the fact that the DJ industry is an unbalanced place in terms of...

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

MUSIC BREAK / CAPE VERDEAN SOUNDS

The new video for the (Connecticut-based) Cape Verdean Shokanti‘s new single.

Tuesday, September 8th, 2009

“KING OF AFRICA”

There is so much wrong with this mash-up video by Buenos Aires DJ, Douster, that it is brilliant. And the beat is infections. “The Lion King” meets postmodernism. Zulu King Zwelithini, George W. Bush and pop singer...