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Sonia Calico

by Editor | 20th April 2017

Although Sonia Calico featured on our best of 2016 playlist, we didn’t have a chance to listen to her recently dropped EP until now. The Taipei-based artist founded the indie success Go Chic and played in Bounce Girlz before going solo with ‘Fake Jewelry’, a more future beat, juke project that premiered through The Fader and The […]

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Downstate

by Editor | 15th March 2017

Hypnotic and exotic have to be the principal adjectives for this track. China-based artist Downstate comes with some strong bass, female chanting, crazy drums and floating notes to form a great track. Let your mind fly and see how far! ‘Wait Up’ is taken from Downstate’s Devil Worship You EP, which is available from SVBKVLT […]

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China

by Editor | 14th June 2016

It will be unsurprising to learn that the Chinese market is dictated by local talent, with Chinese-language music accounting for around 80% of the market. K-Pop and J-Pop makes up another 10%, leaving the last 10% for other international repertoire. While its GDP makes China one of the world’s biggest economies, low wages and piracy […]

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Playlist

Bubblegum electronica and Eastern Grime feature in this month’s playlist.

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Shanghai’s ZEAN is one of the new touchstones of the Chinese underground, a producer whose mastery of everything from grime to future beats has seen him recently receiving plays on Rinse FM. Having released on labels like Beijing’s superlative Dohits …

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sonia calico

Sonia Calico

by Editor | 20th April 2017

Although Sonia Calico featured on our best of 2016 playlist, we didn’t have a chance to listen to her recently dropped EP until now. The Taipei-based artist founded the indie success Go Chic and played in Bounce Girlz before going solo with ‘Fake Jewelry’, a more future beat, juke project that premiered through The Fader and The […]

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Merci Jitter present Movements Vol. II

by Editor | 21st December 2016

Spawned in Peckham but with family spreading across several countries, the Merci Jitter collective are all about breaking down the borders between nations, genres and art forms. Nowhere is this better expressed than in their Movements compilations, the second edition …

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