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BIG FKN GUN x Spoek Mathambo x Okmalumkookat 'Space' [Download]

Download a trifecta of SA coolness when BIG FKN GUN, Spoek Mathambo and Okmalumkookat meet in "Space"


This one's like the trifecta of South African underground coolness with Durban / Jo'burg's BIG FKN GUN sharing one of their house-tinged concoctions with afro-futurist poster child Spoek Mathambo and LV/Dirty Paraffin collaborator and member Okmalumkoolkat. As the track title hints, "Space" plays like a laid-back,  galactic groove and lives in that futuristic sonic lane all three artists are more than comfortable with. Stream and download below.

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9 Black Electronic Musicians You Should Be Listening To

Featuring DJ Lag, Spellling, Nozinja, Klein, LSDXOXO and more.

We know that Black queer DJs from the Midwest are behind the creation of house and dance music. Yet, a look at the current electronic scene will find it terribly whitewashed and gentrified, with the current prominent acts spinning tracks sung by unnamed soulful singers from time to time. Like many art forms created by Black people all over the world, the industry hasn't paid homage to its pioneers, despite the obvious influence they have. Thankfully, the independent music scene is thriving with many Black acts inspired by their forefathers and mothers who are here to revolutionize electronic music. Here are a list of the ones you should check out:

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