Afrofuturism: The New Black (Mix)


Mysterious website have collated a 17-track afrofuturism mix.

I’ve had this afrofuturism mix in my bookmarks folder for a while. appears to be something of a cultural hub with portals to China and bicycles but there are also some mixtapes, including one dedicated to the afrofuturistic movement. We touched upon it a few months back with King Britt’s mix, but this one comes with more tracks and some background information on their site. The stalwart musicians are there – Sun Ra, Parliament and Afrika Bambaataa – and some you might not have thought of – Goldie, Tricky, Machine Drum and Burial.

Stream one of the tracks, “Egypt, Egypt” by The Egyptian Lover and click the link after the jump to get to the mix.


About Luke Alex Davis

Luke Davis is a music producer and editor of music blog Sampleface. In his spare time, he enjoys watching tennis and football and reading.

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