Arabic

Arabesque Mix

This is a bit of a personal mix for me. Though I normally DJ house and techno, I wanted to make a mixtape of some of the music I discovered when I spent three y... >>

Gyration Station

New guest mix from our resident DJ Moth. This one's for the dancefloors and the house parties, with music from Mali to Algeria, 80s Netherlands to Baltimore. En... >>

10 Cuts: Arabesque 2

Following last year's Arabesque playlist, we've come up with a second edition. Here are a selection of hybrid club tracks from the Arab world, which ranges from... >>

10 Cuts: Arabesque

As Islamaphobia and the refugee crisis continue to occupy the headlines, it's easy to feel that the relationship between Europe and the Middle East is dominated... >>

April Roundup 2016

The best of the last month, all tied up in a tidy Youtube playlist. This edition we kick off with some lovely balearic from Workdub and The Pilotwings, before r... >>
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Carl Gari & Abdullah Miniawy – Darraje

Will Bankhead’s Trilogy Tapes is one of the UK’s most reliable sources for electronic music that pushes boundaries. Whether it’s abstracted house, distortion-he... >>

Acid Arab – Samira

Versatile's Acid Arab have spent the last few years mining the unexpectedly fertile pasture between traditional Middle Eastern music and contemporary techno. Ov... >>
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Omar Souleyman – Heli Yuweli

Label: Trilogy Tapes The rise of Omar Souleyman in the western musical world is a kind of cross-cultural fairy tale. A Syrian performer known for raucous dab... >>