The Imagined Village

The Imagined Village
'Englishness is the final frontier of world music.' - Simon Emmerson, head man of The Imagined Village Every age re-invents the past… more »

Moonsung

Sheila Chandra
Starting off with a reprise of Ever So Lonely, the Top 20 pop hit she had as a teenager with her band Monsoon, Moonsung gathers… more »

Volume 2: Release

Afro Celt Sound System
Three years on and over 200,000 record sales from the release of the critically acclaimed debut "Volume 1: Sound Magic", Afro Celt… more »

Emotion

Papa Wemba
Emotion is being released on LP for the very first time as part of a series of vinyl releases of classic Real World albums on 28 July 2017.… more »

Volume 1 - Sound Magic

Afro Celt Sound System
The sound of the past transforming into the future. Volume 1 - Sound Magic, was released on 15 July 1996, and was the first fruit of… more »

Mustt Mustt

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
Mustt Mustt is being released on LP for the first time in many years as part of a series of vinyl releases of classic Real World albums on… more »

Exile

Geoffrey Oryema
Exile is being released on LP for the first time in many years as part of a series of vinyl releases of classic Real World albums on 28… more »

Rain of Blessings

Lama Gyurme
Lama Gyurme was named "Oumze" (Master of Music) during his first 3 years retreat for the simple reason that his voice is an incredibly… more »

City of Glass LV Remix / Window Seat Will Ward (Circle Traps) Remix

Portico Quartet
Portico Quartet's second single from their recently released self-titled album, features mixes of two standout tracks, with close… more »

Kaleidophonica

Spiro
Kaleidophonica is the follow-up to Spiro's much-praised Real World album Lightbox, but it's different, says mandolin-player Alex Vann… more »

Dub Me Tender

Dub Colossus
Following the critical success of Dub Colossus' second album, Addis Through the Looking Glass in 2011 and two fantastic headline sets at… more »

EP2

Portico Quartet
Portico Quartet's critically acclaimed self-titled third album saw the band branch out into new sonic territories. Their new, richly… more »

Portico Quartet

Portico Quartet
Mercury nominated East Londoners release their third, self-titled, album. Portico Quartet have expanded to embrace new sonic… more »

Hagere

Samuel Yirga
Hagere is Samuel Yirga's debut solo release, showcasing Samuel's playing both bold and sensitive, often improvised, always deeply… more »

A Life In Film

Syriana
Syriana - A Life in Film Vinyl features 4 exclusive remixed tracks, 1 new track Ipiros, and 2 tracks from the album. Side A Syriana… more »

Foxlight

Iarla Ó Lionáird
For his third solo album - Foxlight - the acclaimed singer Iarla O Lionaird delivers an impassioned and sublime set of personal songs,… more »

In Trance

JuJu (Justin Adams and Juldeh Camara)
The new album In Trance was recorded live to capture the spirit of JuJu's ecstatic, trance-like performances on stage - channelling… more »

Addis Through The Looking Glass

Dub Colossus
The aim, says Nick Page, the musician and producer best-known as Dubulah (also a founding member of Transglobal Underground and Syriana),… more »

Rockers Meet Addis Uptown

Dub Colossus
"Uptown Top Ranking," written and performed by Jamaican girl duo Althea & Donna, topped the UK singles chart in 1978. "It had a big effect… more »

Laru Beya

Aurelio
Encouraged by a songwriter mother with a gorgeous voice and by his widely admired local troubadour father, the young Aurelio made his own… more »