Photo by Oleg Ivanov on Unsplash

DJ Shadow — Endtroducting (1996) Source: Discogs

From DJ Shadow’s In/Flux / Hindsight (1993) Source: Discogs

The Delmonas. Photo by Eugene Doyen via Ace Records

Remembering musician and director Melvin Van Peebles, 21 August 1932–21 September 2021.

Melvin Van Peebles via Stax

As Afghanistan finds itself back in the hands of the Taliban, musicians recall the last time the group were in power and how music was banned outright.

An Afghan band performing in Farah (2010)- Source: Wiki Commons

Alan Hawkshaw Plays The Philicorda (1972)

Beatsie Boys — Aglio E Olio (1995) via Gram Vinyl

Front and Back artwork for Malcom Catto’s Popcorn Bubble Fish (2001) Source

Grandmaster DST, photographed by Patricia Bates for Rap Attack (1984)

Joe Bataan ‎– Rap-O Clap-O (1979)

James Gaunt

An Australian writer with a passion for research. In 2020 he published Making Psyence Fiction, a book on the creation of UNKLE’s debut album.

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