Archive for April, 2009

Buraka Som Sistema – Aqui Para Voces

Posted in Uncategorized on April 24, 2009 by moomoo

Buraka Som Sistema are from Portugal. They specialize in a genre of music called Kuduro –  born in Angola and immediately exported to Portugal. It is characterized as uptempo, energetic, and danceable

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Simian Mobile Disco

Posted in Uncategorized on April 21, 2009 by moomoo

Emmanuel Jal – Warchild

Posted in Uncategorized on April 18, 2009 by moomoo

Emmanuel Jal was once a child soldier in Sudan. He is now a spokesperson for human rights and social justice. This song is based on his life.

Pet Shop Boys – Love etc.

Posted in Uncategorized on April 18, 2009 by moomoo

New song by the Pet Shop Boys. It’s like they never went away!!

Roots Manuva

Posted in Uncategorized on April 10, 2009 by moomoo

Cool dude. Love this song and the video cracks me up. The kids look genuinely pissed off!!

Dub Pistols – covering Blondie’s Rapture

Posted in Uncategorized on April 10, 2009 by moomoo

I’m a very loyal Blondie fan – I don’t usually like covers – but this is great. The guy singing, Terry Hall, used to be the lead singer in The Specials and Fun  Boy Three. He features on 4 songs on the Dub Pistols album ‘Speakers and Tweeters’

Gossip

Posted in Uncategorized on April 4, 2009 by moomoo

Beth Ditto has such a great voice and this is a fun video.

also check out their myspace page for more music.

http://www.myspace.com/gossipband