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Thursday, May 9, 2024

Seabird, Fly Home: Garefowl Take Flight to St Kilda

Russ Slater Johnson hears from Garefowl’s Ewan Macdonald about his connections to the last British seabird made extinct and why he will soon be recording on the Scottish isle where the bird was killed

Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Evolving Beats: Interview with Spëcht

Spëcht, formally known as Hands in Motion, tell Justin Turford about their rebranding and bringing together music from all four corners of the globe

Thursday, April 4, 2024

Cara de Espelho: Time to Protest

Alarmed by the far-right surge, Cara de Espelho have gathered members of some of Portugal’s best-loved bands to create something new, and urgently needed. Gonçalo Frota meets the group and attends one of their first shows

Thursday, April 4, 2024

Introducing: Mohammad Syfkhan

After tragedy, the Kurdish musician left Syria for Ireland. There he found a community of musicians. “I love them,” he tells Daniel Spicer

Thursday, April 4, 2024

Spotlight: Mexican Institute of Sound

Camilo Lara, by now a ‘certified’ Mexican institution, tells Celeste Cantor-Stephens about 20 years of going against the grain, upsetting scrap collectors and Disney-endorsed success

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