NIHILOXICA

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«Electronic percussive explorations which has become a reference point for the current African avant-garde» NOISEY

Nihiloxica è un progetto live che fonde la trance tribale ugandese con la musica da club degli scantinati europei. Il prodotto di una profonda storia tra il Nyege Nyege Festival e l’Ensemble culturale di Nilotika, che trova infine sintesi in una club-night memorabile per […]

IBAAKU

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«Ibaaku, le sénégalais qui ramène l’afro-futurisme sur le dancefloor, grâce à sa musique afro-psychédélique vertigineuse, marquée par un mysticisme hyper-galactique» LES INROCKS
«A prime example of Afrofuturism as it stands today: an eclectic, electronic opus to a fantasy alien attack» THE FADER

Dopo diversi pseudonimi evocativi, Ibaaku ha finalmente scelto il suo primo nome in jola per […]

OKZHARP & MANTHE RIBANE (Hyperdub)

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«The Most Badass Performance We’ve Seen This Year» OKAYAFRICA
«Musician, performer, and designer – Manthe Ribane uses her body, her voice, and any other material available to her to create works that feel like the future» DAZED

OKZHARP è un musicista/produttore e dj di base a South London, ma originario di Cape Town, Sud Africa. Ex membro […]

Gqom Oh! Showcase

“Like being suspended over the gravitational field of a black hole, and lovin’ it” – Kode 9
“Massive, dramatic tracks!! Most of these are giving me goosebumps! A really strong presentation of the Durban sound” – Spoek Mathambo
“A great snapshot of what’s happening with the Gqom sound. Dark and rolling, with a real feeling of menace […]

nan KOLÈ

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For Kolè, it was the genre’s unique balance of percolating beats and dark synths permeating them; a sense of the uncanny on the dancefloor. “I always feel a weird, powerful ‘high’ energy when I play it. It’s a perfect mixture of deep and dark atmospheres with African rhythms. Gqom is on a boundary between conceptual […]