Tag: Baobab

Premiere: Pablo Fierro - Baobab (Original Mix)

Pablo Fierro is a producer, musician, DJ, born and raised in the Canary Islands. The founder of Vida Records, his music is defined as tropical, electromagnetic and powerful and featured on top labels such like Defected Records, Atjazz Record Company, Kingstreet and G-Rex, as well as in films from some of the most recognized directors of Spanish Cinematography such as Bigas Luna. Now, with his “Timanfaya EP”, Pablo’s amazing production skills bring three tribal, driving tropical/ Afrohouse tracks, each fitting in time for the open air festival and beach club season. “Timanfaya EP” is available 4 May on Compost Black ... Read more

Premiere: Hyenah - Usuthu Feat. B'utiza (Mr Raoul K Remix)

The Ivory Coast native Mr Raoul K, now residing in Berlin, has continually wowed audiences with his Boabab and Mule Musiq releases. With a new Innervisions Ep imminent, Mr Raoul K has joined forces with the enigmatic Hyenah for remix duties on the latter’s “Usuthu” EP, which also features vocals from B’utiza. Here, setting the mood with lush strings and a beautifully paced, beatless intro, Mr Raoul K slowly introduces the beats and keyboard parts, layering up the elements and building the energy in the process, resulting in a very special, dynamic version that will connect on a deep level ... Read more

Interview: Rodriguez Jr.

Growing up in the South of France, Rodriguez Jr. began his foray into music with the piano before making the jump to Paris as a young adult. From there, he immerse himself in the city’s flourishing scene, with peers including Agoria and Laurent Garnier, the latter of which signed his electro group The Youngsters to F Communications. Now, Rodriguez Jr. returns to his longtime imprint home of Mobilee with a new longplayer entitled “Baobab”. Produced with hardware and influenced by his acclaimed live shows, “Baobab” represents an artist free to channel his creativity into emotive and reflective music. With the ... Read more