A wonderful range of music this week, with multiple tracks exploring ancient folklore from the Quechuan Andes to Wales, as well as modern interpretations of Brazilian funk carioca, and multiple tracks from Mexico.
We also have ferocious Palastinian psych, Chinese techno, Death Metal and a whole lot more.
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Elena Stein – Surfacing (Thrill Jockey, USA)
DJ RaMeMes – Putaria Em Volta Redonda ft. DJ Pretinho de VR, DJ Ramom, DJ LC DA VG (self-release, Brazil)
Cerys Hafana – The Wife of Usher’s Well (self-release, UK)
Luzmilla Carpio – Ofrenda de los Pájaros (ZZK Records, USA)
Underdark – Enterprise (Church Road Records, UK)
Dunums & MANAS – I See the Past (Radio Khiyaban, Netherlands)
Gentle Stranger – Kestrel (ft. Martha Skye Murphy) (PRAH Recordings, UK)
33EMYBW – Drifting Nama 漂 流 纳 马 (SVBKVLT, UK)
Pidgins – These Models Scale (Lexical Music, Mexico)
Isaac Soto – Duda (N.A.F.F.I., Mexico)
This week’s episode is sponsored by the state51 Conspiracy, an independent music house. Go to state51.com to find out more about everything they do: state51 Factory sessions and events; hand-made Atelier products; a diverse roster of Label releases; Greedbag stores, pop-up and fanzine, and the Collective of distribution partner labels and artistsProduced and edited by Nick McCorriston.