Africa Express album

Damon Albarn confirms new Africa Express album to be released next month

Last month we got news that Damon Albarn had been in Mali with a host of musician friends working on a new album for his Africa Express project. Today it has been confirmed that Transgressive Records will be releasing Africa Express Presents: Maison Des Jeunes on 9 December. As well as working with a new […]

Damon Albarn Mali album

Damon Albarn is working with Brian Eno, Ghostpoet, Idris Elba, Nick Zinner and Holy Other on Africa Express album

Blur and Gorillaz frontman Damon Albarn is back in Mali and recording a new album featuring local musicians and a host of international stars including producer Brian Eno, The Wire/Luther star and DJ Idris Elba, Yeah Yeah Yeahs guitarist Nick Zinner, Ghostpoet and Holy Other. The album is part of the Africa Express project Albarn […]

Listen: Holy Other – ‘Held’

Holy Other has released another taster from his upcoming debut album Held – out 27 August on TriAngle Records. Following on from last months ‘Love Some1’ is the albums title track: I think you’ll agree this guy sounds pretty special, in an atmospheric, post-dubstep kind of way. In support of Held, Holy Other has announced […]

New Music: Holy Other – ‘Love Some1’

Manchester-based, Berlin-born producer Holy Other has announced he will be releasing his debut album Held on 27 August through Tri Angle Records. The album follows on from his highly acclaimed debut EP With U, which he released last year, and if lead single ‘Love Some1’ is anything to go by, will feature a lot of […]