Jupiter and his band Okwess have toured throughout the world sharing their powerful music and with ‘Kin Sonic’ they will finally introduce Jupiter & Okwess and their powerful Afrofunk to the US. Click to watch.
“Clout Cobain” is an inspirational wake-up call to fellow artists and their fans that this cyclical modern day minstrel show does end lives prematurely and ultimately, its the artists who can break the influence of the industry’s ringmasters. Click to watch.
Toronto-based beat maker, Harrison has shared his latest the video for the single, “Atmosphere” featuring fellow Canadian, Daniela Andrade. Keep your eyes peeled for more dreamy lo-fi tracks off the upcoming full-length album Apricity, out this fall via Last Gang Records.
Harrison’s debut, Checkpoint Titanium, was released on September 9, 2016 via Last Gang Records. The JUNO-nominated album was highlighted through features in The FADER, Exclaim!, Noisey, CBC Music and Apple Music’s Beats 1. It features an array of collaborators including a l l I e (Vertigo), Ryan Hemsworth (Vanilla) and Young Guv (So Far From Home). His videos for album singles, It’s Okay I Promise (featuring Clairmont The Second), and Right Hook (directed by Eva Michon) received nods from the esteemed Prism Prize, a national juried award recognizing the artistry of the modern music video in Canada.
Canadian rapper and hip-hop artist, Shad shares his latest with the world, the video for “Frame of Mind.” The lo-fi R&B jam is produced by Louis Kevin Celestin (the mind behind Kaytranada) and visuals are created by Justin Broadbent. Be sure to hear the full album, A Short Story About A War out on October 26th on Secret City Records.
Join in on the conversation with Pedro Canale, the producer and DJ behind the electronic cumbia project, Chancha Via Circuito. TuneIn presents a special interview with the artist who talks about his substantial music career, making 12 albums and his love for spreading contagious dance beats across the world. Listen to the interview HERE!
ICYMI – Watch an electrifying performance from DeVotchKa as they play “Straight Shot” on CBS This Morning Saturday (August 25th). After scoring films, musicals, ballets and performing with symphony orchestras the Denver, Colorado based band emerge with their sixth studio album, This Night Falls Forever. Watch the live session HERE.
Named after the river that divides Ecuador and Colombia, Rio Mira specializes in the creation of contemporary music with traditional sounds, dating back hundreds of years. Their sound is based on the art of great musicians and producers from Ecuador and Colombia and the influence of local indigenous groups, cosmopolitan cities, and the African diaspora.
Their debut album, released on a ZZK’s sub label AYA Records is produced by Iván Benavides (involved in Latin Grammy-winning groups like Choq Quib Town and Los Giateros de San Jacinto) and Ivis Flies (producer of Latin Grammy-winning social heritage project De Taitas y Mamas) and is guided by the distinctive percussive tones of the marimba, which is the all-important ingredient of this socially conscious project.
This year they bring their stunning music to the U.S. on their Southern Exposure tour. Check out the tour dates below to see Rio Mira in a city near you – dates below!
Stef Alexander and Andy Bothwell, respectively known as P.O.S and Astronautalis, have been making guest appearances on each other’s records for over ten years, Now the two unite again to create an intricate fusion of hip-hop and post-hardcore in their latest project, Four Fists. Hear a sneak peak of their album, 666 out October 12 via Doomtree Records and catch them on tour this fall in a city near you.