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AFRICA IN YOUR EARBUDS #36: OLD MONEY - 'NO DEATH'

Download Bedstuy beatmakers Old Money's mixtape of "occult" African music.


Old Money is the joint moniker of Bedstuy, BK beatmakers/MCs Scheme and Andre Oswald, a pair that take cross-continental sonic cues from favelas, townships & projects and  filter them through their unique Afro-Caribbean lens.

For Africa In Your Earbuds #36: "No Death" Old Money present an outstanding 51-minute mix enwrapped in ancient and modern African spiritual systems that lie outside of mainstream religion — practices onlookers might tag as devil's worship or the occult. The mix is a journey through black/African worship, which Old Money cryptically describe:

Death is an illusion.

Death is an illusion.

Death is an illusion.

Death is an illusion.

No Death.

Stream and download AIYE #36: Old Money - "No Death."  View the Mega Max cover art above and see after the jump for more mixtape artwork from Mega and Lichiban. Follow Old Money on Twitter / Soundcloud.

TRACKLIST

Mos Def - The Boogie Man Song (US)

Rev. Roger L. Worthy & Bonnie Woodstock - Get Back Satan (US)

Mississippi Nightingales - Don't Let Him Ride (US)

Max Romeo - I Chase The Devil (Jamaica)

Jay Electronica - Exhibit A: Transformations (US)

DMX - Damien (US)

Exuma - Mama Loi, Papa Loi (Bahamas)

Moodymann - Black Sunday (US)

Bucie - Set Your Soul Free (South Africa)

Tracy Chapman - Crossroads: Boddhi Satva Remix (US/Central African Republic)

Twinny Tee feat. Deep Cee - Bongola Ceremony (South Africa)

C. William - Origin Of Sin Editvolum (South Africa)

Cianda - Battles In The Galaxy: Ciandas Main Mix (South Africa)

Culoe De Song - Webaba (South Africa)

DJ Phat Cat - Return From The Dead (South Africa)

Black Motion - Drums Of Kalawa (South Africa)

Actress - Raven (UK)

DVA - Reach The Sun (UK)

Glasser - Home: DJ Spoko Remix (US/South Africa)

Mephisto Odyssey - Rites of Passage (US)

JR - Deep Tribes: Original Mix

Lamin Fofana - Dance In Yr Blood (US/Sierra Leone)

Moroka - The Creep: Moroka's Anthem (UK)

Spoek Mathambo - Gwababa: Don't Be Scared (South Africa)

Os Kazumbis - Kazumbis (Angola)

NaZaretH - Osiris (Angola)

Light Asylum - Dark Allies (US)

Group of Maroons of Moore Town - Hear When De Duppy Bawl (Jamaica)

Like African music? Previously on Africa In Your Earbuds: DJ NEPTUNESAHEL SOUNDSBEATENBERGM1 [DEAD PREZ]BODDHI SATVAL’AFRIQUE SOM SYSTEMENOMADIC WAXTHE BROTHER MOVES ONLVBEN ASSITER [JAMES BLAKE'S DRUMMER]JAKOBSNAKECHRISTIAN TIGER SCHOOLSAUL WILLIAMSTUNE-YARDSMATHIEU SCHREYERBLK JKSALEC LOMAMIDJ MOMAAWESOME TAPES FROM AFRICAPETITE NOIROLUGBENGARICH MEDINA, VOICES OF BLACK, LAMIN FOFANA, CHICO MANNDJ UNDERDOGDJ OBAHSABINEBROTHA ONACIDJ AQBTJUST A BANDSTIMULUSQOOL DJ MARVSINKANECHIEF BOIMA

 

Photo by Meztli Yoalli Rodríguez

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