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Premiere: ORKA – Escuelita

by Editor | 21st July 2017

When we interview artists on MusicMap, we often ask them whether their local environment affects their music. In the case of ORKA, the Faroe Islands collective headed by Jens L. Thomsen, they weren’t just affected by their local environment – they literally made their music out of it. By re-appropriating agricultural tools on a small …

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Premiere: Ivan Dorn – Beverly

by Editor | 14th July 2017

Having conquered his homeland with a mercurial series of releases, Ukraine’s favourite maverick pop star, Ivan Dorn, now has his …

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Premiere: Dubokaj x Fortune Shumba – Casioma Lies

by Editor | 13th July 2017

We love intercontinental collaborations here at MusicMap, so the Dubokaj Meets Fortune Shumba EP was almost guaranteed a warm welcome …

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Premiere: Aeli – Guasba Lik (Nasrawi Remix)

by Editor | 4th July 2017

Dubai’s 264 Records are dropping their third release on Thursday, and MusicMap is majorly excited to bring you a taste …

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Video premiere: Billie Van – Bitter

by Editor | 30th June 2017

Oslo-based Billie Van really knows how to belt them out. Her latest single, the epic pop barnstormer ‘Bitter’, boasts a …

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Premiere: Sgrow – Feel Something

by Editor | 28th June 2017

Norway’s Sgrow describe their stunning new single ‘Feel Something’ as “an energetic, uncompromising, Aphex Twin-inspired number about turning over a …

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Soundscape 008: Nery (Portugal)

by Editor | 27th June 2017

MusicMap’s ‘Soundscape’ series is the easiest way to keep up with local music scenes and global trends. Every couple of weeks we visit a different country and ask a local artist to serve up a mix of the best new tracks from that territory. Our latest Soundscape expedition takes us to Portugal, home of producer, …

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