A great short doc on the recently re-issued and re-discovered Nigerian musician, William Onyeabor. Always interesting to hear the backstories on such elusive and enigmatic talent.
From You Need To Hear This, Noisey:
"…’Fantastic Man’ a documentary investigating Nigerian musician William Onyeabor…the film tells the story of a label’s attempt to track William down, speaking to fans such as Damon Albarn, Caribou and Femi Kuti and travelling to Nigeria to meet those who’ve worked with him in a bid to uncover the truth about his story."
At Home with Little Dragon, a ‘Klapp Klapp’ teaser by Yours Truly
Here’s a cool little behind the scenes tour of Little Dragon’s homey studio space in Gothenburg as they ready their next album, Nabuma Rubberband, due out in May.
Here’s a link to their official site, with tickets and tour dates (only Europe dates so far)
Pyramid Vritra - Tea & Lemonade
Pyramid Vritra is 22 year old producer/rapper Hal Williams, originally from Atlanta, now residing in Los Angeles, and is yet another extension of Odd Future having worked with Matt Martians previously as The Jet Age of Tomorrow.
His album, Indra, is set to release on Feb. 18, 2014
Peep the bugged surrealist portrait for his spacey-synth-funked track, ‘Tea & Lemonade’.
Quantic - Duvidó featuring Pongolove
Exciting new music from one of our favorite producers.
'Duvidó' is the lead single from Quantic's upcoming album, 'Magnetica', set for release on May 5, 2014.
Check the video, it’s got all the party vibes we’re expecting to see when this drops.
China’s censors are blocking words like “today” and “June 4” from social media as part of the country’s yearly chore to block any reference to the anniversary to the Tiananmen Square massacre 24 years ago. And though the Chinese are running a sophisticated and tight censorship ship, they’re having a bit harder time blocking memes. Yes memes.
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