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Oneself

by Editor | 20th September 2017

Recently emerging from Morelia (Mexico), Oneself is a multidisciplinary record-label, community and platform focused on future beats, arts and culture. Some of their artists have been MusicMap favourites for a while now, such as Cardosu and Kryone, so we decided to drop the collective a few questions. Where does your name (Oneself) come from? Oneself comes […]

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Carmen Villain

by Editor | 19th September 2017

Mexican-Norwegian musician Carmen Villain is the latest artist to take issue with USA border policy through her music. The tense, sulphurous ‘Borders’, which also features this year’s Phonofile Nordic Music Prize winner Jenny Hval, is based on an anxious night spent on Mexico’s northern borders, illuminating the many issues that exist there even without Trump’s […]

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Mexico

Mexico

by Editor | 27th May 2016

As is the global trend at the moment, Mexico has seen a decrease in revenue from physical music but an increase in digital. Since 2009 physical music income has almost halved (from $108.1million to $53.6million in 2014), while digital music grew to gross $69.4million. Additionally, there has been a significant increase in revenue from performance rights since […]

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Mexico is another country we have been paying special attention to lately, and we’ve been uncovering tracks of surprising quality and creativity. Finesse Records have been paving the way, releasing some of the best music we’ve heard from Latin America including artists like Naked Geometry, Girl Ultra, Jesse Baez and Teen Flirt amongst others. The amount of beatmakers we’ve been coming across in Mexico is significant too. Producers like UPPER, Basher and Tau are also setting the tone and improving release after release.

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It seems that every day there are new and exciting musical projects coming out of Mexico. Once such artist is Arzyl, who makes 80s-sounding electronic music influenced by global culture, while his support from the Da Future label has recently …

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oneself

Oneself

by Editor

Recently emerging from Morelia (Mexico), Oneself is a multidisciplinary record-label, community and platform focused on future beats, arts and culture. Some of their artists have been MusicMap favourites for a while now, such as Cardosu and Kryone, so we decided to drop the collective a few questions. Where does your name (Oneself) come from? Oneself comes …

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Carmen Villain

by Editor | 19th September 2017

Mexican-Norwegian musician Carmen Villain is the latest artist to take issue with USA border policy through her music. The tense, sulphurous ‘Borders’, which also features this year’s Phonofile Nordic Music Prize winner Jenny Hval, is based on an anxious night spent on Mexico’s northern borders, illuminating the many issues that exist there even without Trump’s […]

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