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A Message from Earth: North America with Christian Scott and DJ Soul Sister ‐ Worldwide FM
  • A Message from Earth: North America with Christian Scott and DJ Soul Sister

    Christian Scott Christian Scott is a two-time Edison Award winning and Grammy Award nominated trumpeter, composer, producer and music executive from New Orleans. With Gilles. he explores his childhood in New Orleans, Louisiana – the birthplace of jazz – looking at the unique confluence of cultures found there and the historical events that shaped the city. DJ…

    Christian Scott

    Christian Scott is a two-time Edison Award winning and Grammy Award nominated trumpeter, composer, producer and music executive from New Orleans. With Gilles. he explores his childhood in New Orleans, Louisiana – the birthplace of jazz – looking at the unique confluence of cultures found there and the historical events that shaped the city.

    DJ Soul Sister

    DJ Soul Sister is a New Orleans based crate digger, party promoter, and tastemaker. As a veteran radio programmer on WWOZ FM for nearly two decades, she is the host and founder of Soul Power, the longest-running rare groove radio show in the U.S.

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  • A Message from Earth: Europe with Lefto and Nubya Garcia

    Nubya Garcia Nubya Garcia is a saxophonist emerging as part of a new generation of London jazz musicians. With Gilles, Nubya explores her childhood in Camden, London, and how club culture and the diversity of the city itself shaped her music. Lefto Lefto is a DJ, producer and one of Europe’s most influential tastemakers, firmly rooted in jazz and hip-hop. Watch…

    Nubya Garcia

    Nubya Garcia is a saxophonist emerging as part of a new generation of London jazz musicians. With Gilles, Nubya explores her childhood in Camden, London, and how club culture and the diversity of the city itself shaped her music.

    Lefto

    Lefto is a DJ, producer and one of Europe’s most influential tastemakers, firmly rooted in jazz and hip-hop.

    Watch the video interview below and see the full project here.

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  • A Message from Earth: Africa with DJ Juls and DJ Edu

    DJ Juls Dj Juls is an afrobeats producer who splits his time between Accra, Ghana and London, UK. With Giles he explores his childhood in Accra, how he experienced music growing up and the role Africa as a continent has played in his art. Hailing from Nairobi, DJ Edu DJ Edu presents BBC 1Xtra’s Destination Africa show. He’s known for…

    DJ Juls

    Dj Juls is an afrobeats producer who splits his time between Accra, Ghana and London, UK. With Giles he explores his childhood in Accra, how he experienced music growing up and the role Africa as a continent has played in his art. Hailing from Nairobi,

    DJ Edu

    DJ Edu presents BBC 1Xtra’s Destination Africa show. He’s known for playing a wide variety of African genres, from Genge, soul and urban through to Coupe De Cale, Zouk, Lingala, Soukous, Nigerian hits, Egyptian hits and Afro beats.

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  • A Message from Earth: Australia/Oceania with Nai Palm and Jordan Rakei

    Nai Palm Nai Palm Is the lead singer of Hiatus Kaiyote – and a solo artist in her own right – who was born in Australia. With Gilles she explores her childhood in Melbourne and the surrounding countryside, the musical melting pot of her home city, and the importa nce of the sometimes overlooked musical traditions of the…

    Nai Palm

    Nai Palm Is the lead singer of Hiatus Kaiyote – and a solo artist in her own right – who was born in Australia. With Gilles she explores her childhood in Melbourne and the surrounding countryside, the musical melting pot of her home city, and the importa nce of the sometimes overlooked musical traditions of the aboriginal communities.

    Jordan Rakei

    Jordan Rakei is a multi instrumentalist and producer, known for his soulful, jazz and hip-hop driven sound, with an album recently released on Ninja Tune.
    Watch the video interview below and see the full project here.

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  • A Message from Earth: Asia with Fatima al Qadiri and Maft Sai

    Fatima Al Qadiri Fatima Al Qadiri is an electronic music producer raised in Kuwait. With Gilles she explores the music of her parents, the local folk traditions, the vastness of the Asian continent, and what she hopes people get from her music. Zudrangma record label founder, Maft Sai Maft Sai has been collecting records and DJing for…

    Fatima Al Qadiri

    Fatima Al Qadiri is an electronic music producer raised in Kuwait. With Gilles she explores the music of her parents, the local folk traditions, the vastness of the Asian continent, and what she hopes people get from her music. Zudrangma record label founder,

    Maft Sai

    Maft Sai has been collecting records and DJing for over 12 years. He’s known for spinning an eclectic mix of underground and worldwide sounds, from Roots Luk Thung / Molam to Reggae, West African, Ethiopian and Far Eastern Psyche.

    Watch the video interview below and see the full project here.

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  • A Message from Earth: South America with Dengue Dengue Dengue and Luzmira Zerpa

    Luzmira Zerpa Luzmira Zerpa is the lead singer of Family Atlantica and was raised in the mountains of Venezuela. With Gilles, Luzmira explores the local musical traditions of her childhood and the rich variety of musical influences that are found in Venezuela. Dengue Dengue Dengue Dengue Dengue Dengue are a Peruvian duo known for bringing folkloric sounds from South America…

    Luzmira Zerpa

    Luzmira Zerpa is the lead singer of Family Atlantica and was raised in the mountains of Venezuela. With Gilles, Luzmira explores the local musical traditions of her childhood and the rich variety of musical influences that are found in Venezuela.

    Dengue Dengue Dengue

    Dengue Dengue Dengue are a Peruvian duo known for bringing folkloric sounds from South America together with dub, dancehall and modern bass music.

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