The Best Exotic Maieli Mixtape

I hope you get the joke in the title but that aside, this is a cracking and beautiful mixtape that this US DJ & Producer of mixed Indian/Columbian heritage has delivered for Mishthi Music.  This has perfectly complimented my Saturday afternoon!  It even includes some Electro-Qawali!Maieli is Read more [...]

HAVE YOU EVER HEARD OF FINNISH BHANGRA?

 No? Well, neither have i - until my friend Marcin from Warsaw (Duze Pe, Masala Soundsystem) showed me Shava Remixes EP the other day, that includes his own. Yes, Finnish bhangra or Suomibhangra exists thanks to Shava! Check this pure transnational something here:  "Last January Read more [...]

OtinaOtina : Basslines & Culture 4

Here's a lady who really knows her "Desi" shit and the next instalment in her awesome Basslines and Culture mixtape series.Here's what she says:VOLUME 4Genre-bending compilation inspired by live performance at Browntourage - Night Forms (Oakland, CA)on June 18, 2015. A down tempo mixture of Urban Read more [...]

Neki Stranac – Fokken Balkan Mixtape

Neki kicks off 2015 with a huge mixtape mostly of his own works of varying genres/sub-genres paying huge service to the Fokken Balkans!You need this, go nutz:TRACKLIST:01. DJ Shotnez feat. Balkan Beat Box - Part Of The Glory (Neki Stranac Remix) 02. Chardy & Timmy Trumpet - Melbournia (Neki Read more [...]

CHEB I MEMORIAL MIX (R.I.P.)

Was feeling in the mood for some Electronic Indian vybz when I came across this thoughtful Tribute Mix to one of the masters Cheb i Sabbah who sadly passed away 1 year ago around this time.Cheb i Sabbah was always able to place Indian sounds in an exciting Electronic context and he was a friend too. Read more [...]

Zen – Pobres [Zouk Bass]

I love the new directions Zouk Bass is heading in and I think 2014 is gonna be a big year for it and also for Tarraxo and a hybrid of the 2 too.This is a great track once again found by Filipe Ribeiro who seems to spend countless hours trawling through soundcloud looking for new Zouk Bass tracks Read more [...]

A bit of India

 A bit of India... I won't be bragging about my origins ; Indians are clever people and they don't get tricked by my features, when i go there they know i'm a f***in' tourist and that's ok for me - i'm not asking people to greet me arms open just because we originally come from the same place. Read more [...]