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Africa Express with Stephen Budd

Having worked with Songhoy Blues and Fatoumata Diawara & Seun Kuti and his background in African music, Stephen Budd runs Damon Albarn’s Africa Express project and music festivals around the globe. He has a long history of crate-digging in Africa and has amassed a significant collection of original... continue reading

Drummers Inc: Valentina Magaletti

Bari-born, London-based Valentina Magaletti is a drummer and percussionist who strategically tries to enrich the folkloristic and conventional palette of the place where she is born, experimenting with new places and sounds. She worked, performed and co-wrote with Econoline, Bat for Lashes, Gruff Rhys... continue reading

Point of View: Kassin & Joao with Charles Gavin

Kassin is one of Brazil’s leading producers, having worked as the musical director at the 2016 Rio Paralympics and as a co-producer of Sonzeira. With his musical partner Joao, they present two hours direct from Rio de Janeiro. On this show, they are joined by Charles Gavin, drummer and producer from... continue reading

Detroit: Mothership Connection - Global Roots Selects

Our Detroit: Mothership Connection celebration continues with an hour of Thris Tian hosting an hour of Global Roots Detroit selections.continue reading

Portage Garage Sounds

We continue our Detroit: Mothership Connection series with a special two-hour show from Portage Garage Sounds. Portage Garage Sounds (PGS) is record label based in Detroit. Founded in early 2017 by brothers Benjamin and Zachary Saginaw (Shigeto). They host a journey through the sounds that have inspired... continue reading


Montreal based producer and DJ Poirier presents an hour of sounds that inspire his wide ranging tropical riddims and urban electro.continue reading