We at IDMW have made sure to provide you with a whole array of features in addition to our reviews. We have both recent artists interviews to keep you up to date, but also documents from back in the day for a better understanding. Regular portraits and tributes come in addition to this. Not to mention artist or label selected pieces of music (in our Spotlight section).
Editorials reports and DJ mixes complete our features section…
Free man is the architect of his own future. However, could we ever think of any tomorrow without a today; of any today without a yesterday??? Basic principle of an evolution that would simply be inconceivable if ever disconnected from the collective memory… [Read More…]
Fela fused elements inherited from Soul, Funk and Jazz for his incantations over characteristic syncopated rhythm parts left to the own devices of drummer Tony Allen, And Afrobeat was born! [Read More…]
As a part of our ongoing tribute to Afrobeat legend Fela Anikulapo Ransome Kuti, the reedition of this interview we managed to have with his son – Femi – back in September 2001 in Paris prior to the release of his ‘Fight To Win’ album on Barclay/Universal… [Read More…]
‘Finding Fela’, the soundtrack to Alex Gibney directed documentary of the name is out today! The ideal opener to our ongoing tribute to the artist, with a soon to come portrait of him by the likes of Joe Claussell, and a couple of interviews with his son (Femi Kuti), and his drummer (Tony Allen) with who he gave birth to Afrobeat! [Read More…]
Have you ever imagined how drinking a glass of wine could be while deprived of the sense of smell? Well, that’s exactly what we do as far as the sense of sight is concerned when coming to listen to an mp3!!! [Read More…]
Going back to the roots of Disco Music as crafted by key producer Giorgio Moroder, with the incorporation of Electronic Music seeming like inherited from groups such as Kraftwerk, Can and Neu… [Read More…]