Hauling you back from the depths of Easter weekend with vibrant new sounds courtesy of us, Mixcloud. We’ve shaken off the 9am shadow with our most varied selection thus far, picked for you guys to share and shout about at your end – click, follow, , post. Big cheers to goodsoundOnline for posting up each week. Let’s jump in with Gilles Peterson:
1. Gilles Peterson: Warming Up Munich Radio 1’s flagship presenter and walking music encyclopaedia Gilles Peterson warms up Into Somethin’ Munich.
With a penchant for jazz and downtempo dancefloor gems, Into Somethin’ formed in early 90s Deutschland and quickly made it onto the Munich radio circuit. Naturally, Gilles Peterson caught wind of the night and promptly grabbed his record bag for a truly original set. Jazz / Soul / Funk
2. The New Yorker Interviews Eric Schmidt New Yorker critic Ken Auletta interviews the head of the web’s most influential company, Google.
The brainchild of Harvard students Larry Page and Sergey Brin, Googol was born in a California garage and whilst going through a name change became the most recognised logo on the web and one of the most influential companies worldwide. Seasoned reporter Ken Auletta caught up with CEO Eric Schmidt in hilly San Francisco for the interview of interviews. Interview / Corporations / Internet
3. Brainfeeder LDN 2010 Mix LA’s most pioneering hip hop collective, headed up by Flying Lotus, head to London’s Fabic in conjunction with the Red Bull Music Academy.
Following massive success from Reset EP & L.A. on Warp Records, Steve Ellison aka Flying Lotus founded Brainfeeder as a base for releasing music and throwing riotous parties. Stable mates include Ras G, Samiyam, the Gaslamp Killer and more recently Daedelus and Tokimonsta. The whole gang hit Fabric recently and this mix strives to capture the flavour of the night. Experimental / Hip Hop / Dubstep This post is sent in newsletter form exclusively to selected press affiliates several days before it appears on here. If you would like to be part of Mixcloud’s press base click the button below: