Batsumi “Lishonile”

A masterpiece of African grooves and tribalistic jazz psychedelia by Batsumi recorded in 1974. A slightly different version of this groove is included in one of our mixtapes, Southern Psych Groove XV.…

Dhafer Youssef [Live at ASSM Izmir, Turkey 2013]

Sit back and enjoy a 1-hour+ of live sounds from the mystifying east. A full live concert of Dhafer Youssef, one of the best musicians out there at what he does, in exceptional audio and image quality…

Bombino “Mahegagh”

Omara “Bombino” Moctar is an internationally acclaimed Tuareg guitarist and singer-songwriter from Agadez, Niger. His music frequently addresses Tuareg geopolitical concerns and is sung in the Tuareg …

Tinariwen “Arhegh Danagh”

THE DESERT IS A PLACE OF HARDSHIP AND SUBTLE BEAUTY, A STARK WORLD THAT REVEALS ITS SECRETS SLOWLY AND CAREFULLY. LIFE IN THE DESERT IS RESILIENT AND STRONG, AND THE PEOPLE ARE GENTLE GIANTS AMONG THE…

Stef Conner “The Flood”

Out-of-this-world tune. Just press play. Here are four tracks from The Flood, by The Lyre Ensemble, with Stef Conner on vocals, Andy Lowings on lyre, and produced by Mark Harmer. More info about this …