Global Roots: Thris Tian with Ras G, Selvagem and Atiyyah Khan

First broadcast date: 1 June 2018

Weekly show with Thris Tian presenting the best underground and global selections.

This week Thris is joined by São Paulo DJ duo Selvagem, Brainfeeder’s Ras G and Cape Town journalist Atiyyah Khan.

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Selvagem, a São Paulo DJ duo made up of Trepanado and Millos Kaiser, believe in free-associative thinking when it comes to music, blending disco, house, rock, techno, funk and soul of all eras and places.

Ras G

A staple in the Los Angeles left-field scene as one of the founders of Poo-Bah Records and a member of the Brainfeeder Records crew, Ras G explores space and time through his ancient/futuristic music.

Atiyyah Khan

Atiyyah Khan is an arts journalist and music writer based in Cape Town, South Africa. She is also a DJ and co-founder of music collective Future Nostalgia.


Goat – Let It Burn [Rocket Recordings]
VIDEOTAPEMUSIC – Hot Pants In The Summercamp [NEWVIDEO]
Kamaal Williams – Salaam [Black Focus Records]
Ezra Collective – Mace Windu Riddim [Enter The Jungle]

// Millos Kaiser Guest Mix //

Muluquen Melessé – Tezeta [Heavenly Sweetness]

// Atiyyah Khan Interview //

Bokani Dyer – Fezile [Dyertribe Records]
Mabuta – Bamako Love Song (ft. Shabaka Hutchings) [Shane Cooper Music]
Reza Khota Quartet – Last Life In The Universe [Self-Released]
Siya Makuzeni – Moya Oyingcwele [Self-Released]
Benjamin Jephta – Evolution (Part 2) [Self-Released
Sisonke Xonti – Bonisile [Iyonde]
Tune Recreation Committee – Hop En Skop [Self-Released]
Thandi Ntuli – Abyssinia [Ndlela Music Company]
Kyle Shepherd – Salaam [SWR Jazzhaus]

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