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Investigating the Zimdancehall scene

by Editor | 24th February 2017

Global music industry attention on Africa has largely been focused on the emerging afrobeats scene in Lagos and the electronic sounds of Gqom from Durban. Seemingly overlooked is the Zimdancehall scene. As the name suggests, this is dancehall music coming out of Zimbabwe, boasting a range of artists and even its own awards show. The …

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Soundscape 003: Pixelord (Russia)

by Editor | 9th February 2017

MusicMap’s Soundscape series is the easiest way to keep up with local music scenes and global trends. Every couple of …

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MusicMap artists reveal their favourite albums of all time…

by Editor | 7th February 2017

Yesterday we compiled the favourite recent tracks of every artist that we interviewed on MusicMap last year. Today we reveal …

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MusicMap artists select their favourite tracks

by Editor | 6th February 2017

We’ve interviewed an array of up-and-coming artists from around the world during our first few months of existence. Yet while …

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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 …

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Soundscape 002: Ackeejuice Rockers (Italy)

by Editor | 15th December 2016

MusicMap’s Soundscape series is the easiest way to keep up with local music scenes and global trends. Every couple of …

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WIN tickets to Kitsuné’s French Kiss party at Village Underground

by Editor | 7th December 2016

Forget Valentine’s Day – the hottest action this February will be at London’s Village Underground this Friday. That’s when everyone’s favourite Parisian electronic label Kitsuné will be taking over the venue for one of their fabled French Kiss parties, and it’s looking like one of their most spectacular line-ups to date. Taking place three days …

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