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Yelram Selectah

by Editor | 7th April 2017

Tijuana-based DJ and remixer Antonio Apodaca aka Yelram Selectah has jumped into the music production pool with global Latin label Worldwide Records. The first track on Yelram Selectah’s Colmillo EP – ‘Nayic’ – brings you the most powerful start for the weekend, with a bright cumbia and tribal sound that will make you want to […]

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UPPER

by Editor | 15th February 2017

UPPER gives us some great vibes on his track ‘DaFavela’. Mixing future beats, trap, some exotic rhythms and Portuguese lyrics, it’s not the first time this Mexico City artist has offered us such a nice combination of styles and sounds; UPPER is also co-founder of DaFuture, one of our favourite Mexican labels. Relax and let […]

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Mexico

Mexico

by Editor | 27th May 2016

As is the global trend at the moment, Mexico┬áhas┬áseen 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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Ezekiel

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Mexico City is a hive of excitement at the moment, and one of producers with a finger on the pulse is Ezekiel. Find him on SoundCloud and check him out on Boiler Room. Tell us a little about yourself… My parents are opera singers involved in Mexican folklore so I was born surrounded with music …

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Yelram Selectah

by Editor | 7th April 2017

Tijuana-based DJ and remixer Antonio Apodaca aka Yelram Selectah has jumped into the music production pool with global Latin label Worldwide Records. The first track on Yelram Selectah’s Colmillo EP – ‘Nayic’ – brings you the most powerful start for the weekend, with a bright cumbia and tribal sound that will make you want to […]

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