Nyege Nyege Tapes

#339 – Otim Alpha, Elena Setien, Rose Bonica, Irreversible Entanglements, Galen Tipton, Mildred Maude

We go in hard this week, with the consistently dancefloor filling Otim Alpha terrorising us with his high BPM electro Acholi sounds. There are let-ups … Read more

#332 – 96 Back & Cadence Weapon, Blue Ruth, De Schuurman, The Holy Family, Becky Becky, Bambounou x Bruce

Raucous uptempo noise blended with deep dubby electronics pervades on this week’s Independent Music Podcast. You wouldn’t guess from the opening psychedelic beaut from The … Read more

#326 – Snapped Ankles, Xordox, Charlie Parr, Rey Sapienz & The Congo Techno Ensemble, Alice Hubble, Panxing

Congo techno, devotional techno, foot-stomping folk, and a whole lot of weird, wonderful, experimental sounds from across the globe pepper this episode of the Independent … Read more

#310 – Tomaga, Nilotika Drum Ensemble, Tom Furse, USA/MEXICO, Arszyn, Abul Mogard

It’s an emotional start to this week’s podcast with the final recording of podcast mainstays Tomaga. It is – as with all the music Tom and Valentina made together – absolutely stunning and it’s heartbreaking no more is forthcoming.

#300 – podcast favourites

For our 300th episode, we decided to ask our listeners to vote on their favourite tracks that we played between episodes 201-298. We received more than 400 votes, and have pulled the top 20 for you, split into two separate shows of ten tracks each. In the third podcast, Anthony and Gareth have picked their favourite five each.

#294 – Oh Sees, Lucrecia Dalt, Sarathy Korwar, HHY & the Kampala Unit, Kibrom Birhane, Paisiel

There are few better ways to stretch your musical legs than the 8-minute delight that is the title track from the debut EP from Kibrom Birhane on the new Flying Carpet Records, and that’s exactly how we kick off this week’s show.

#288 – DUMA, Marie Davidson & L’Œil Nu, WaqWaq Kingdom, Luke Abbott, Boldy James & Sterling Toles

Japanese artists by way of Kampala, Tel Aviv, and Berlin dominate this week’s show, as DJ Die Soon produced the mesmerising Sekelembele release on Hakuna … Read more

#283 – E.M.M.A., Duma, Valentina Magaletti & Marlene Ribeiro, Opus & Dedw8, Futuro de Hierro

As of this podcast, we have supported 3,596 unique artists and record labels, but we need your help to support more. Even though we host … Read more

#275 – Okkyung Lee, Eartheater, HHY & The Macumbas, Sloath, Wild/Life

Even by our usual standards, this podcast is eclectic. We start things off with the mesmerising experimental electronics of Eartheater. Beyond that, we have a … Read more