The Italian Studio 54 was not only one of the most glamorous clubs of the ’70s, it was also one of the most musically adventurous.
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Our RBMA World Tour touched down in Paris. During the Jazz à la Villette festival, Red Bull Music Academy and Questlove of The Roots co-curate a night dedicated to the impact of African funk.
Triple threat: We asked Toro Y Moi, Benji B and Thristian bPm from Boiler Room about the coveted wax they grabbed if flames were to devour their homes. And this time we got it on video, too.
For our fifth edition of Rescued From The Fire, we hear from Barcelona's one-woman band, Academy graduate, and connoisseur of the odd, Lucrecia Dalt.
The Afro-Cuban heritage: Pounding polyrhythms and soul music at a house tempo
Maintaining an oral history of the once vibrant Zamrock scene
The founding father of Ethio-jazz on bushmen rhythms and Debussy
Afrobeat's legendary drummer on the rhythm of life
How Kirk Douglas inspired the freedom songs of South Africa's finest horn player
On the couch with Italy's version of Mancuso and Siano
World music in its truest sense with Rome's creative melting pot
Banghra bangers: A Desi DJ on the Punjab sounds that are burning up the UK