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Rinse France’s December explains his love for the radio

by Editor | 20th April 2018

SHAPE Platform is a pan-European initiative designed to give the underground music scene exposure on its own terms. The SHAPE Class of 2018 is as exciting as you’d imagine, which is why we’re showcasing picks from this year’s selection every Friday… This week’s highlighted artist is… Techno producer and RINSE France host Tomas More, aka December. […]

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Orties’ ‘Nouvelle Chanson Française’ is probably not what you think

by Editor | 11th April 2018

Around 2009, in the suburbs of Paris, twin sisters Kincy and Antha formed Orties, an unconventional rap duo with strong influences from goth music. Later on they released their first EP called La Boum on Believe Music and drew attention from many French producers due to their dark and aggressive style. They kept spitting music […]

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Interview: Untangling Zoë Mc Pherson’s String Figures

by Editor | 22nd March 2018

Most people’s understanding of the string figure tradition starts and ends with the cat’s cradle, but Zoë Mc Pherson is not most people. The Brussels-based artist’s new project explores the history of string figures through an array of sonic and visual textures, and the result is a relentlessly future-facing vision that should see her mentioned […]

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It’s nothing new to say France has been producing some of the best electronic music in Europe for years. A new generation of young producers and artists are keeping the level high and artists like Stwo have been making moves in the US for some time now. Artists like Phazz and Chateau Marmont have nothing to envy their American counterparts. Exciting times!

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Most people’s understanding of the string figure tradition starts and ends with the cat’s cradle, but Zoë Mc Pherson is not most people. The Brussels-based artist’s new project explores the history of string figures through an array of sonic and …

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Jean-Charles Leuvrey (Hotel Radio Paris)

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A prime example of having a plan and just going for it is Hotel Radio Paris. Two years ago Jean-Charles Leuvrey had the concept of starting a radio station, getting the best local talent to play their favourite songs in their hometown. What started as just an idea has turned into an original and insightful …

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December France

Rinse France’s December explains his love for the radio

by Editor | 20th April 2018

SHAPE Platform is a pan-European initiative designed to give the underground music scene exposure on its own terms. The SHAPE Class of 2018 is as exciting as you’d imagine, which is why we’re showcasing picks from this year’s selection every Friday… This week’s highlighted artist is… Techno producer and RINSE France host Tomas More, aka December. […]

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Soundscape 011: Hotel Radio Paris (France)

by Editor | 24th October 2017

MusicMap’s ‘Soundscape’ series is the easiest way to keep up with local music scenes and global trends. Every few weeks we visit a different country and ask a local scenester to serve up a mix of the finest sounds from …

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