Cypress Hill: Throw Your Hands In The Air

Sylas, Buscabulla, Cypress Hill, Alec Lomami and music from the upcoming Ja Ja Ja Festival in the songs we Tweeted this week

After showing us the future of fashion during last month’s NYFW, this week MADE—the Milk Studios offshoot—took us back in time for the launch of their new music initiative. With blunt smoke filling the air at Brooklyn venue Baby’s All Right, Cypress Hill took the stage and delivered classic tracks like “Throw Your Hands In The Air” and of course, “Hits From the Bong.” Although …

Alec Lomami: Kinshasa (CHLLNGR Remix)

Sylas, Buscabulla, Cypress Hill, Alec Lomami and music from the upcoming Ja Ja Ja Festival in the songs we Tweeted this week

Design Indaba’s track of the week is Danish producer CHLLNGR’s remix of Congolese artist Alec Lomami’s 2011 tune “Kinshasa.” While the song and remix were both cut several years ago, the resurface is apt: Lomami is currently gearing up for the debut of his new project, THE BL∆CK HE∆RTS CLUB, in which he forms one third of the band. With his global upbringing (which saw …

Ja Ja Ja Festival 2014 Preview

Sylas, Buscabulla, Cypress Hill, Alec Lomami and music from the upcoming Ja Ja Ja Festival in the songs we Tweeted this week

Gearing up for its second iteration in London, Nordic music showcase Ja Ja Ja Festival prepared a 15-track Spotify playlist of their featured acts. The array of international music kicks off with headliner Emiliana Torrini (of Iceland) and her spacious electro-pop dance track “Speed of Dark” and makes its way to Faroese duo Byrta’s upbeat “Minnist Tú.” In between, it’s really the best of dancey …