Thanks to dancehall stars like Sizzla, Capleton, and Turbulence, the awareness of a small Rastafarian sect known as Boboshanti has grown throughout the world. Sarah Bentley reports on the realities of life at the Bobo Hill enclave.
Outside the gates of Bobo Hill.
The camp is painted almost entirely in red, gold, and green, the colors of the Ethiopian Flag.
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Good music comes from unexpected places, in this case from Boise, Idaho, courtesy of Electricwest. Known to his friends as Pat Benolkin, he won December's Christopher Willits/Colors Shifting Remix contest in which contestants were given Willits' track "Colors Shifting" (well duh) to remix under a Creative Commons license.Read more »
Electrelane No Shouts, No Calls Too Pure
We happen to know for a fact that No Shouts, No Calls is Electrelane’s best work to date. Behind the subtle female vocal melodies and clean, driving guitars lurks a sadness present only in weirdo-pop bands like Camera Obscura and Sonic Youth. These guys have got it right!
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