Tag: Afrofuturism

Madlib, The Afro-Modernist​

Hip Hop

Modernism might have a white visage but Madlib’s brand of afro-modernism shouldn’t be overlooked.

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Becoming Phill – Electrum

Funk

Namibian producer Becoming Phill gets funky with his latest album, Electrum. Becoming Phill is a multi-talented producer from southern...

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DJ Skarface – Deltron 1983 (Mix)

Mixes

DJ Skarface returns with another fine mix, this time blending Deltron 3030’s classic debut with the music of Flying Lotus....

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AFROFUTURISM: Mamman Sani – Taaritt

Music

The epitome of afrofuturism, Mamman Sani’s Taaritt combines ancient Saharan folk ballads with 80s synthesizers and drum machines to take you back to the future.

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Sun Ra – Night Music (1989)

Music

As it’s Sun Ra’s 100th birthday today, our Throwback Thursday is dedicated to the man from Saturn. Here, he speaks about his...

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Afrofuturism: The New Black (Mix)

Music

Mysterious website Sheepish.org have collated a 17-track Afrofuturism mix....

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10 Songs & Projects Inspired By Sun Ra

Jazz

It was Sun Ra’s 99th birthday yesterday (if you’re in the UK), so here are ten songs and projects inspired by the great man.

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Ras G – Happy Arrival Day Mister Ra

Jazz

Ras G pays tribute to the late great Sun Ra on his 99th birthday with a new track. First off, happy birthday to Sun Ra. The mysterious man...

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SATURDAY MATINÉE: Sun Ra – A Joyful Noise (1980)

Jazz

This hour long documentary about Sun Ra is the feature presentation for our Saturday Matinée this week....

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Flying Lotus & Thundercat Working With… Herbie Hancock?!

Jazz, Video

Flying Lotus uploads a video featuring himself, Thundercat and Herbie Hancock in the studio. I’m still not ready to deal with this....

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King Britt’s Guides Us Through The Sonic World Of Afrofuturism (Mix)

Mixes

King Britt takes us on a journey through sound - Afrofuturistic sound - in his free mix....

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SATURDAY MATINÉE: Sun Ra’s Space Is The Place

Music

Sun Ra’s Space Is The Place is our Saturday Matinée feature presentation this week.

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FREE DOWNLOAD: Leroge – Ra’s Son Soul Star

Free Download

“Ra’s Son Soul Star” Leroge Marzbot travels to Earth for love. Mission failed. The “Heart Break Hero” still...

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