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Editor’s Note: KCRW DJ Mathieu Schreyer is a big soccer fan and an even bigger fan of Brazilian music. His latest show is a three-hour dedication to the country’s musical exports.
I’ve been collecting Brazilian music for over 20 years and listening to it since it was a kid. It’s quite popular in France.
When I started doing the show, I didn’t plan on …
It’s been quite a while since I wrote something on our great blog
A few artists made me want to write something and I’d email blog editor Rachel to say “I am writing something for you”… then nothing.
Then something, someone… And I am now writing this to you.
I heard that something, that someone yesterday on the Soundcloud machine.
That someone is James Tillman. He is based …
KCRW Exclusive, Metropolis »
Axel Boman is an acclaimed electronic music DJ from Sweden and this special 40-minute mix made for KCRW reflects the sophistication of his taste and production — minimal, melodic and elegant.
His album released last year, “Family Vacation“, is really, really good and I invite you to spend some time with it if you have not already.
But for now please feast on this.
DJ Top Ten Lists »
Top 10 Compilations of 2013
WILLIAM ONYEABOR – WHO IS MR ONYEABOR- LUAKA BOP
SPIKE – ORANGE CLOUD NINE – GOLF CHANNEL
SAADA BONAIRE-SAADA BONAIRE-FANTASY MEMORY/CAPTURED TRACKS
DUNKELZIFFER-RETROSPECTION- EMOTIONAL RESCUE
V/A- I AM THE CENTER -LIGHT IN THE ATTIC
V/A – ECCENTRIC SOUL :THE FORTE LABEL- NUMERO
V/A-KENYA SPECIAL-SOUNDWAY RECORDS
NAFFI SANDWICH-HOOCHIE POOCH/SPACE ALLIGATOR:FREDDIE VIADUCTAT NAFFI H.Q ,1979-1983 – EM RECORDS
V/A – COSMIC MACHINE-BECAUSE MUSIC
MASTER PLAN INC -MASTER PLAN INC- JAZZMAN
DJ Top Ten Lists »
Check out Mathieu Schreyer’s Top 10 of 2013. Find ALL the DJ’s Top 10 lists here.
1. Quadron – Avalanche (Vested in Culture / Epic)
2. King Krule – 6 Feet Beneath the Moon (XL /True Panther)
3. Rhye – Woman (Republic)
4. Thundercat – Apocalypse (Brainfeeder)
5. John Wizards – John Wizards (Planet Mu)
6. James Blake – Overgrown (Atlas/ A&M)
7. Jessy Lanza – Pull My Hair Back (Hyperdub)
Best New Music, mp3 Stream »
Mathieu Schreyer here, how are ya?
Good good, thank you.
Hey, the amazing Francis Starlight of Francis and the Lights is back with a gem of a song called ETC that is available as a free download via Soundcloud.
What a nice fella This francis is.
Here’s hoping the new album is near. Stay classy LA.
DJ Top Ten Lists, Uncategorized »
Top 10 Reissues of 2012 from Mathieu Schreyer
1. Henri Guedon – “Cosmozouk Percussions” (Superfly Records)
2. Michael Chapman — “Rainmaker” (Light in the Attic)
3. Marvin Gaye — “Trouble Man, Expanded Edition” (Hip O Select)
4. Ohio Penitentiary 511 Ensemble — “Hard Luck Soul” (Jazzman Records)
5. Blo — “Step Three” (Hot Casa)
6. FJ McMahon — “Spirit of the Golden Juice” (Sacred Bones Records)
7. Myrian Makenwa — “La …
DJ Top Ten Lists »
Top 10 Compilations of 2012 by Mathieu Schreyer
1. V/A — “Loving on the Flipside” (Now Again/Truth and Soul)
2. V/A — “Personal Space” (Numero)
3. Sofrito — “International Soundclash” (Strut Records)
4. V/A — “Jukebox Mambo” (Jazzman Records)
5. V/A — “The Music From The Balconies Nearby Was Overlaid By The Noise Of Sporadic Acts Of Violence” (Dirty)
6. Kiki Gyan — “24 Hours in a Disco” (Soundway Records)
KCRW Exclusive »
FaltyDL is the moniker of Drew Lustman, a young electronic music producer based in New York. His music draws influence from house, garage, hip hop, broken beat and is always deep lush and soulful. Check out his latest remix for Alice Russell.
Last week, I had the great pleasure of airing a mix that Falty DL made exclusively for my show. He plays some of …
Artists You Should Know, Video »
I am not a big indie rock fan in general but every now and then a band pops up that speaks directly to me — just to remind me about how meaningless genres and boxes are. Good music is good music, regardless of the form in which it is being delivered.
Here comes Balthazar a Belgium rock band who I became familiar with this summer …