Monthly archive June, 2010

TOWNSHIP TECH

Spoek Mathambo is part of a new wave of South African artists pushing the tropical bass/ghettotech sound or as he calls it ‘township tech.’ I’m not one for labeling everything to death but I think the township tech tag works nicely. Give it a listen and you’ll see what I mean. SPOEK MATHAMBO & MSHINI...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS – STAR WARS CANTINA 2010

Altogether more subtle than the epic Nike ad but no less powerful, the new Adidas commercial has landed…

PARIAH INTERVIEW

Remixes for The XX and Ellie Goulding have been followed up with a solid debut release on legendary dance music label R&S. Fresh from recording his debut mix for Mary Anne Hobbs’ experimental show on Radio 1 we caught up with Pariah for a quick interview. This kid is on a tear right now, make...

R1 RYDERS – EXCLUSIVE MIX & INTERVIEW

In the run up to June 19, we are pleased to bring you the first mix and interview of our featured artists, R1 Ryders. Who are you and what do you do? K: Im Karnak.. S: Im Skeelo, and we are R1 Ryders.. K: We make Funkitek! Where are you from and where are you...